For the first time this month, we are delighted to introduce this new page providing a quick snapshot of performance for big brand names across the industry.
Essentially, this snapshot of Brand Names at a Glance simply tabulates the type of information we have been gathering through our ongoing editorial research and reporting for many months in the investment performance section - but makes the findings quicker and easier to view.
The table combines a roughly equal number of funds where numbers were reported directly from the managers and funds for which either estimated or final returns were gleaned from market sources by our team in the course of their regular research. Market sources reported, for instance, that Farallon had an estimated gain of 2% in February, although we should stress that, as in a number of cases, this figure was not confirmed by the firm itself.
With the big funds...