What an incredible night! Guests were treated to the ultimate in luxury as the Setai Hotel rolled out the red carpet for our members and guests during their iconic Asian Bazaar night. Our sponsors, Christophe Claret, SuperYacht One, and Provident Jewelers displayed their wares as we discussed markets, businesses, politics and the economy. I am aware of several new business connections, multiple friendships, and likely investments as information flowed as easily as the top-shelf drinks and gourmet hor d oeuvres between our members and guests. Believe it or not, even a marriage was announced by one of our invited guests!!! Congratulations […] Read more
Amanda L Gordon
February 4, 2019, 12:08 PM EST From BLOOMBERG
The party at the Norton Museum of Art Saturday night had all the trappings of the Palm Beach high season – those Stubbs & Wootton slippers, some fabulous gowns, and, with President Trump ensconced at Mar-a-Lago, a healthy disregard for the tax plans being floated by a wide field of potential Democrat candidates in 2020.
Ken Griffin and Wilbur Ross
Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg
“They’re going to eat themselves alive,” Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said.
“Those plans are so antithetical for what’s good for growth in our country, they’ll go nowhere,” Citadel founder Ken Griffin said. Improving public K-12 education […] Read more
We are proud to announce a strategic partnership with the Van Hoek/Tremblay Team of UBS Private Wealth Management.
January 26, 2019
West Palm Beach, FL, January 26, 2019 –(PR.com)– The Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association (PBHFA) is thrilled to announce new members and sponsors, Cornelis Johannes “CJ” Van Hoek and Nathalie Tremblay from the Van Hoek/Tremblay team of UBS Private Wealth Management in West Palm Beach.
The Van Hoek/Tremblay team has a unique focus on providing wealth management and tailormade lending solutions to highly-sophisticated hedge fund managers.
“Our team provides bespoke solutions for the complex issues that can arise for Hedge Fund and Private […] Read more
By Jan Sjostrom – Daily News Arts Editor
Read Original: Palm Beach Daily News
The Norton Museum, which has been edging toward its $100 million capital campaign goal, rocketed past it last week with a $16 million donation from hedge fund billionaire and seasonal Palm Beach resident Ken Griffin.
The gift from the Kenneth C. Griffin Charitable Fund — the largest cash donation in the West Palm Beach museum’s 77-year history — brings the total raised for the Norton’s Norman Foster-designed expansion to $107 million.
And that’s not all. Griffin also plans to donate an additional $4 million to endow the director’s position.
“It raises the bar that someone like Ken, […] Read more
The Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association (PBHFA) announces a strategic relationship with First Republic Bank, a leading hedge fund, private banking, private business banking, and private wealth management institution. The Partnership enables our members to directly access First Republic’s suite of bespoke wealth management services.
“We are thrilled to work directly with First Republic Bank as a strategic partner. Their depth of knowledge, investment talent, and a broad range of specialized offerings create an ideal synergy with our hedge fund and ultra-high net worth membership base”, said PBHFA’s Secretary/Treasurer, Dr. Anna Pomeranets.
William E. Benjamin, Senior Relationship Manager First Republic, added “We […] Read more
Worries of the Trump Effect turning negative for our beloved island have been proven unfounded as the real estate market has taken off to the upside.
The Palm Beach Daily News Darrell Hoffheinz aptly documents and
Palm Beach real estate: What were the season’s biggest sales?
The season that just ended saw Palm Beach homebuyers and sellers inking contracts at a dizzying pace, a sea change from the same eight-month period last year.
And real estate watchers whose eyes were trained on the top of the market likely found their heads swimming as they tried to keep track […] Read more
We had a great turnout for our November 16th Deal Making Social in Boca Raton! Generously sponsored by Integrated Solutions, our members mingled, networked, forged and reignited friendships, made deals, and connected with the South Florida hedge fund and alternative asset community.
Despite the very inclement weather, a wide variety of investment professionals and accredited investors attended. Everyone from a San Francisco based crypto currency fund manager and a unique hedge fund finding alpha in Broadway plays to global macro traders and market timers connected with defaulted Sovereign debt purchasers to institutional bond traders. It was a wonderfully diverse group […] Read more