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News & Press 2018-10-03T15:19:23+00:00

Gemini Explores Best Practices for Formation of Cryptocurrency Funds

Special handling required for this emerging digital asset class  HAUPPAUGE, N.Y.—December 13, 2017—The Gemini Companies (Gemini) today unveiled key information and best practices for investment managers looking to hold or invest in digital assets. These insights were gleaned during a recent webinar moderated by Paul McMillian, head of editorial content at HFM Week. "Fund managers, by nature, craft their strategies [...]

December 12, 2017|

Gemini Survey Reveals Hedge Fund Assets are Migrating to Lower Cost Structures

33% of survey participants have adopted a platform for manager allocations  HAUPPAUGE, N.Y.—December 6, 2017—The Gemini Companies (Gemini) today released findings from its recent webinar featuring industry experts discussing the trends in institutional investing and the value of managed account platforms. The webinar, “Managed Account Platforms: The Evolution of Hedge Fund Investing,” was moderated by James Williams, editor of Hedgeweek. [...]

December 5, 2017|

David Young Discusses FoHF Trends in Wealth Management’s 2017 Midyear Outlook

Funds of hedge funds continue to lose assets this year – from $360.4 billion in the fourth quarter 2016 to $343.3 billion in the first quarter of 2017. In Wealth Management’s 2017 Midyear Outlook, Gemini Hedge and Alt President, David Young, discusses this trend and how funds of hedge funds must adapt to survive. “Historically, FoHF managers would choose hedge [...]

September 7, 2017|

David Young Weighs in On Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds

The number of dedicated cryptocurrency hedge funds is growing, with manager and investor interest in them surging even in the last five months. Eurekahedge’s cryptocurrency hedge fund index shows that funds returned -52.28% in 2014 while the index stands at 142.19% year-to-date 2017 (August 30). These types of wild swings in performance are attracting investors at a fast rate, but [...]

September 7, 2017|

Northern Lights Distributors, LLC’s (NLD) Alma Piscitello Quoted in the Wall Street Journal

The Department of Labor’s Fiduciary Rule, which began taking effect in June, is already resulting in some brokerages removing funds – including those with higher fees or those that present perceived risks – from their sales platforms. A recent Wall Street Journal article featuring Alma Piscitello, NLD Executive Vice President, Strategic Advisor Services, assesses the implications. “If you have more [...]

August 21, 2017|

Fund Managers Open LP Slots to High-Net-Worth Clients

Gemini's David Young and Alma Piscitello were recently quoted in the FundFire article, "Fund Managers Open LP Slots to High-Net-Worth Clients". Here is an excerpt: Other fund administrators are trying to tackle the concept from different angles. Gemini Fund Services is getting more inquiries about setting up limited partnership fund structures from mutual fund managers looking for new markets, including [...]

August 2, 2017|