NEWS©2017 Institutional Investors Alpha60NEWSHow Leon Cooperman’s Settlement Can Affect Future SEC CasesThe former Goldman partner’s strategy to hold out for a favorable deal paid off — and could serve as a blueprint for managers in the same situation., 26 May 2017 11:00:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: ESL Holding Sears Surges on Not So Bad NewsThe long-suffering retailer posted results that were less bad than expected, which is what passes for a win these days for Eddie Lampert's firm., 26 May 2017 10:59:00 GMTDeerfield Management Partners Accused of Illegal Insider TradingThe firm, founded by a Tiger Cub, had operated one of the most successful health care funds in recent years before three current and former partners were charged with insider trading on Wednesday., 25 May 2017 11:00:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: Hedge Fund Turnover Remains LowHedge funds remain buy-and-hold investors, according to a Goldman Sachs analysis of first-quarter holdings., 25 May 2017 10:59:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: Herbalife Shares Sink by 6 PercentThe move was a temporary reprieve for Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square, which is short the company, although the stock is still up significantly for the year., 24 May 2017 14:59:00 GMTHalvorsen’s Viking Rebounds This Year Despite its Short BookIn a letter to clients obtained by Alpha, the Tiger Cub details what has boosted its long portfolio and explains why it has a big bet on Facebook., 23 May 2017 17:25:00 GMTWhat’s Behind Tiger Global’s Sharp Recovery Documents obtained by Alpha reveal an inside look into what is driving the gains in Chase Coleman’s hedge fund, one of this year’s top performers., 23 May 2017 11:00:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: Elliott and Arconic Settle Ahead of Annual MeetingElliott will be able to engage with Arconic’s CEO search committee and meet with candidates during the selection process., 23 May 2017 10:59:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: SALT, Hedge Fund Returns, Biden and BushHedge fund manager Bill Ackman spoke of a distant past, while the politicos conjured visions of a different present., 22 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTSALT, Day Two: Ackman Dishes on Valeant; Chanos Disses TeslaThe second day of the SkyBridge Alternatives Conference was heavy on investment ideas, both long and short. Some of them were even new., 19 May 2017 03:48:00 GMTScaramucci Opens the 2017 SALT with a Cheer for TrumpThe founder and former head of SkyBridge Capital delivered an impassioned vote of confidence for the president at the firm’s annual hedge fund gathering., 18 May 2017 01:18:00 GMTCredit Managers Are Bullish on Europe, Bearish on RetailHigh-profile credit and multistrategy managers at the SALT conference see opportunities in distressed, especially retail, on the horizon. Until then, there’s always Europe (and energy)., 18 May 2017 00:50:00 GMTThe Hedge Fund Marketing Power IndexGood marketing is more than a strong Rolodex., 17 May 2017 21:30:00 GMTWhy SALT Is Happy to Have the Mooch Back This YearThe annual Las Vegas hedge fund show will go on, with co-founder and driving force Anthony Scaramucci firmly at the helm, after his White House job didn't materialize., 17 May 2017 11:00:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: Morfit to Replace Ubben as ValueAct CIOValueAct founder Jeffrey Ubben will remain CEO but will transition his investment duties as part of a succession plan., 16 May 2017 14:31:00 GMTPoor Little Rich BoysWe’ve courted controversy with each edition of our ranking of the highest-paid managers. Here’s why we do it., 16 May 2017 14:06:00 GMTThe 2017 Rich List of the World’s Top-Earning Hedge Fund ManagersRenaissance Technologies founder James Simons tops our 16th annual ranking of the world’s highest-earning hedge fund managers., 16 May 2017 03:30:00 GMTBurbank’s Passport Suffers More Losses and RedemptionsThe firm is betting heavily on Saudi Arabia and other nearby countries as its flagship macro fund continues to see outflows., 15 May 2017 11:00:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: Humans Are Beating ComputersPopular quant funds have been trailing discretionary funds over the past month and year, a data tracker finds., 15 May 2017 10:59:00 GMTNorth Tide's Health Care Fund Extends Losses The fund founded by Millennium Management alumnus Conan Laughlin has not made money since the first half of 2014., 12 May 2017 14:44:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: Starboard Identifies its Newest TargetThe activist firm headed by Jeffrey Smith has taken a stake in Parexel International Corporation., 12 May 2017 14:39:00 GMTJoseph Edelman’s Perceptive Fund Surges in 2017 The Perceptive Life Sciences Fund’s portfolio of biotech and other life science companies has blown away the stock market averages — with a lot of volatility along the way., 11 May 2017 15:22:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: Snap’s Stock Crackles and DropsThe app maker issued disappointing results, to the chagrin of its hedge fund investors., 11 May 2017 14:53:00 GMTLittle-Known Tiger Cub Surges Above Most OthersGlobal-oriented long-short equity firm Light Street Capital Management is one of the top-performing hedge funds this year., 10 May 2017 14:34:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: Eminence Ends Tailored Brands Saga The hedge fund firm bailed out of the men’s apparel maker and one-time activist target., 10 May 2017 10:59:00 GMTA More Bullish Sohn Conference May Not Be Encouraging Managers with long stock picks overwhelmed the skeptics. But there were some presenters with compelling short recommendations., 09 May 2017 11:00:00 GMTTiger Global Enabling Investors to Forget Last YearThe internet and media-driven fund headed by Chase Coleman extended its strong gains in April and distanced itself further from last year’s losses., 08 May 2017 15:01:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: In Blow to Ackman, Herbalife’s Shares Surge 11.6 percent The hedge fund titan’s bold bet against the multi-level marketer continues to go against him., 08 May 2017 14:53:00 GMTHedge Funds Warming Up to Private Investments AgainInvestors, including hedge funds, increasingly believe it is once again a good time to raise money to do venture deals and invest in private companies, now that valuations and terms are becoming more investor-friendly., 05 May 2017 11:00:00 GMTThe Morning Brief: Two High-Profile Activist Battles Heat Up Marcato's feud with Buffalo Wild Wings heats up, while Greenlight and GM issue duelling press releases on Thursday., 05 May 2017 10:59:00 GMT