PIMCO Hires Apollo Vet as Global CFO of Alternatives

PIMCO Hires Apollo Vet as Global CFO of Alternatives

PIMCO has hired John Lane as its new Executive Vice President and Global Chief Financial Officer of Alternatives.

James Alpha Launches Pair of Hedged Equity Funds

James Alpha Launches Pair of Hedged Equity Funds

James Alpha Management has continued on its mission of finding emerging, alternative investment managers and making them available to investors via hedge funds and mutual funds.

Eaton Vance Gets Aggressive with its NextShares Brand

Eaton Vance Gets Aggressive, Highlights Struggles of Competitor

Eaton Vance has publicized the regulatory setback of a competitor, using information obtained via the Freedom of Information Act.

Michael Shannon and Roy Behren Westchester Capital Part 3

Video: Interview with Westchester Capital Management – Part 3

In this third of a three part series, Westchester Capital’s Michael Shannon and Roy Behren explain the structure of a merger arbitrage transaction.

Equinox Launches Systematic Global Macro Fund

Equinox Launches Systematic Global Macro Fund

Equinox provides investors with exposure to the Systematic Macro Trading Program of IPM in its new fund.

AlphaClone to Launch 4 New Hedge Fund Replication ETFs

AlphaClone to Launch 4 New Hedge Fund Replication ETFs

Investing with some of the best hedge fund managers is about to get a bit easier, and a bit more focused.

Roy Behren and Michael Shannon of Westchester Capital Part 1

Video: Interview with Westchester Capital Management – Part 2

In this video, Roy Behren and Michael Shannon of Westchester Capital Management discuss the differences between merger-arbitrage and event-driven investment strategies.

Ares-Kayne Merger Creates Large and Diversified Alternatives Manager

Ares-Kayne Merger Creates Large and Diversified Alternatives Manager

The new firm will be called Ares Kayne, and will have approximately $113 billion in asset under management, making it one of the largest, if not the largest, alternative asset manager in the world.

Roy Behren and Michael Shannon of Westchester Capital Part 1

Video: Interview with Westchester Capital Management – Part 1

In this first of a three part series, DailyAlts publisher and editor Brian Haskin interviews Roy Behren and Michael Shannon of Westchester Capital Management.

Carlyle and TCW Extend Push into Liquid Alternatives Space

Carlyle and TCW Extend Push into Liquid Alternatives Space

Carlyle looks to get back on the liquid alts track, this time with TCW as its partner.