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  • Hedge funds sell gold after propping mkt a month ago May 18, 2013 12:37 PM IST

    Hedge funds sell gold after propping mkt a month ago

    Hedge funds and other big speculators in commodities have started selling gold in a big way, trade data showed on Friday, just a month after they had supported the precious metal amid a record tumble in its price.

  • Hedge funds' bullish bets on commodities at six-week high May 13, 2013 09:32 AM IST

    Hedge funds' bullish bets on commodities at six-week high

    Money held by hedge funds is back to a six-week high, as traders piled into oil and versold crops like coffee,coao and corn.

  • Blackstone vice-chairman nets $8.5 m from sale of shares Feb 27, 2013 06:36 AM IST

    Blackstone vice-chairman nets $8.5 m from sale of shares

    Blackstone Group LP vice-chairman J Tomilson Hill, the head of the firm's fund-of-hedge-funds business, earned USD 8.5 million last week by selling a portion of his stake in the world's largest alternative asset manager, according to a filing submitted February 26.

  • NTPC auction sees 55-60% FII participation: Deutsche Bank Feb 08, 2013 12:17 PM IST

    NTPC auction sees 55-60% FII participation: Deutsche Bank

    Sanjay Sharma, MD & Head of Equity Capital Markets, Deutsche Bank said 55 to 60 percent of the takers were foreign institutional investors (FIIs) and the remaining interest came in from domestic retail as well as non-institutional players.

  • Gold prices flat, US stimulus concerns weigh Jan 07, 2013 08:14 AM IST

    Gold prices flat, US stimulus concerns weigh

    Gold traded flat on Monday, off a more than four-month low hit in the previous session on concerns over the outlook for the US Federal Reserve's monetary stimulus programme.

  • Tax on trading threatens new division in Europe Oct 10, 2012 08:00 PM IST

    Tax on trading threatens new division in Europe

    A plan by a group of euro zone countries to introduce a tax on financial transactions threatens to drive more trading to London from centres such as Frankfurt, exacerbating divisions in Europe as it struggles to overcome an economic crisis.

  • Hedge fund returns worsen: Is enormous unraveling near? Oct 02, 2012 10:40 AM IST

    Hedge fund returns worsen: Is enormous unraveling near?

    The more stocks rise, the further behind hedge funds fall-with the industry now lagging market returns by double-digit percentage points.

  • Expect EM funds to continue attracting capital: Eurekahedge Oct 01, 2012 11:11 AM IST

    Expect EM funds to continue attracting capital: Eurekahedge

    According Farhan A Mumtaz of Eurekahedge many fund managers have taken aggressive long portfolio positions for India. This long-only money is flowing into India because of attractive P/E valuations in Indian and emerging market companies.

  • Sebi allows 7 AIFs to operate in India Aug 17, 2012 03:09 PM IST

    Sebi allows 7 AIFs to operate in India

    Market regulator Sebi has allowed seven Alternative Investment Funds to set shop in the country under a newly formulated route, which allows pooling of funds for investments in areas like real estate, private equity and hedge funds.

  • Funds pull out of commodities, most bearish since end-2011 Jun 02, 2012 05:42 AM IST

    Funds pull out of commodities, most bearish since end-2011

    Hedge funds and other money managers withdrew more than USD 2.3 billion from commodities markets in the final week of May, taking their most bearish stance since the end of December, trade data on Friday showed.

  • Nikkei steadies after eight straight weeks of declines May 28, 2012 12:16 PM IST

    Nikkei steadies after eight straight weeks of declines

    Japan's Nikkei average firmed on Monday after eight straight weeks of declines, helped by gains from widely held Fast Retailing and Fanuc Corp which outweighed Renesas Electronics' sharp tumble.

  • Investors inject more cash into hedge funds: Data May 11, 2012 08:32 AM IST

    Investors inject more cash into hedge funds: Data

    Investors grappling with volatile financial markets upped their bets on hedge funds over the past month, data from hedge fund administrator GlobeOp shows, indicating renewed confidence in their abilities to cash in on turbulent asset pricing.

  • Hedge funds may be allowed direct access to China markets May 09, 2012 02:32 PM IST

    Hedge funds may be allowed direct access to China markets

    A proposed plan by China's regulators could allow hedge funds, for the first time, to directly trade in mainland stocks and bonds, opening up one of Asia's biggest capital markets to the USD 2 trillion industry.

  • Goldman commodities crown slips as traders exit Mar 29, 2012 10:36 PM IST

    Goldman commodities crown slips as traders exit

    At least 20 commodities traders, several senior, have left Goldman Sachs in the past months, dealing a blow to Wall Street's long-time king of commodities as talent moves to better paying trading houses and hedge funds.

  • Closures, losses push back Asia hedge fund industry Feb 21, 2012 01:46 PM IST

    Closures, losses push back Asia hedge fund industry

    A rough year for Asian hedge funds in 2011 exposed the long-only bias of many managers' portfolios, leaving the industry fighting a tough battle to retain clients as assets shrink and fund closures accelerate.

  • Hedge funds lock horns with IMF on Greek debt Jan 10, 2012 09:56 PM IST

    Hedge funds lock horns with IMF on Greek debt

    Hedge funds are taking on the powerful International Monetary Fund over its plan to slash Greece's towering debt burden as time runs out on the talks that could sway the future of Europe's single currency.

  • Mangal Keshav`s view on Gold, Silver, Copper, Aluminum Jan 09, 2012 09:40 AM IST

    Mangal Keshav`s view on Gold, Silver, Copper, Aluminum

    Mangal Keshav has come out with its report on Gold, Silver, Copper, Aluminum, Crude Oil and Natural Gas.

  • Market needs some policy action to perform better: Enam Sec Nov 10, 2011 03:30 PM IST

    Market needs some policy action to perform better: Enam Sec

    With the Enam Conference underway, CNBC-TV18 finds out the mood across conference in such turbulent times from Dharmesh Mehta and Srinivas Subramanian of Enam Securities. While Subramanian said that 2011 will be a little more wary, Mehta told that majority of hedge funds are short or underweight India today.

  • World's rich take punt on stocks, emerging markets Jul 27, 2011 11:39 AM IST

    World's rich take punt on stocks, emerging markets

    Managers of money for the world's rich are planning to boost investments in emerging markets, global stocks and hedge funds as these asset classes, once deemed risky, become more acceptable amid the developed world's woes, research showed.

  • Indian investor turns risk taker; eyes global pie Jul 20, 2011 10:10 PM IST

    Indian investor turns risk taker; eyes global pie

    Global equity markets are perhaps going through volatile times, but Indian investors are not discouraged from taking active interest in global funds. As a matter of fact, the promise of better returns is leading investors to experiment by putting their money in the other markets via these funds, reports CNBC-TV18’s Mitra Joshi.

  • SEBI to aggregate clearing ops of BSE, NSE in 2-3 yrs Jul 06, 2011 01:57 PM IST

    SEBI to aggregate clearing ops of BSE, NSE in 2-3 yrs

    The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is looking at allowing interoperability between the NSE and BSE in the next 2-3 years.

  • See market giving 15-16% return by year-end, says Citi Jun 04, 2011 12:55 PM IST

    See market giving 15-16% return by year-end, says Citi

    Aditya Narain, head of equities at Citi, talks to CNBC-TV18 on what he is expecting from the Citi India Conference next week. In an exclusive with the channel, he tells what the investors must do about India after the underperformance of the last 6 or 7 months.

  • Investors positive on strong economies: GFIA Singapore Apr 21, 2011 02:28 PM IST

    Investors positive on strong economies: GFIA Singapore

    Veryan Allen, Head of Research, GFIA Singapore, in an interview on CNBC-TV18 spoke about liquidity and flows and how these asset classes are panning out in the current global environment.

  • Hedge funds seen taking in $210b in 2011: Survey Mar 08, 2011 01:49 PM IST

    Hedge funds seen taking in $210b in 2011: Survey

    Hedge funds around the world are expected to attract USD 210 billion in new money this year, according to a survey by Deutsche Bank released on Monday, helping to set a fresh record for assets.

  • Hedge funds make a play for RIM's Playbook Mar 07, 2011 11:21 AM IST

    Hedge funds make a play for RIM's Playbook

    Research In Motion's shrinking North American market share has made the company a punching bag for short-sellers, but some top hedge funds are betting the BlackBerry maker is due for a strong rebound.

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