An Over-Sold, Elegant Evening At The Breakers!!

An Over-Sold, Elegant Evening At The Breakers!!

Our deal-making dinner, with Fenics UST,  at the Breakers was an incredible success!!

An oversold crowd of members and guests mingled in the first-class atmosphere of the Breakers Beach Club.  As the sound of winter seas lashing the Breakers seawall filled the air, attendees enjoyed a premium open bar, a wide variety of gourmet Hor D’oueves, and intense conversations with hedge fund professionals, money managers, investment bankers, and a wide variety of financial mavens.   Multiple deals, opportunities, investing/trading strategies and market projections were discussed as new friendships were forged and old ones reignited.

Next, we all moved into the ocean-facing ballroom for […] Read more

What An Amazing Evening Aboard Alegria!!

What An Amazing Evening Aboard Alegria!!

 

Our first luxury based Soirée of the season was a home run!!  Hosted onboard the fabulous superyacht Alegria, guests mingled in the superlative ambiance while drinking the world’s finest tequila, noshing on gourmet bites, and trying on extremely rare timepieces boasting prices north of $650,000.00.

Along with the experiential luxury atmosphere, members and guests talked markets, economics, business and deals all while reuniting with old friends and making new ones.

We would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to our partners who helped make this all possible:

SuperYacht One, Bloor Street Capital, Denison Superyachts,  Greubel Forsey, Clase Azul Tequila, Whispering Angel […] Read more

Slideshow From Our Miami Luxury Deal Making Event !!

Slideshow From Our Miami Luxury Deal Making Event !!

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

Palm Beach Hedgees Slam Democrats Tax Plan

Palm Beach Hedgees Slam Democrats Tax Plan

 
 
 
 
 
By

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

Welcome the Van Hoek/Tremblay Team of UBS Private Wealth Management !!

Welcome the Van Hoek/Tremblay Team of UBS Private Wealth Management !!

We are proud to announce a strategic partnership with the Van Hoek/Tremblay Team of UBS Private Wealth Management.

PR.com  
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

PBHFA’s Spectacular Bankers Row Rooftop Social ! (Slide Show )

PBHFA’s Spectacular Bankers Row Rooftop Social ! (Slide Show )

Our Season Kick-Off Social with First Republic Bank was spectacular!!  Held on a private and very exclusive rooftop on Palm Beach’s iconic banker’s row, the event featured world-class catering, open bars, and unbelievable ambiance with the who’s who of Palm Beach and South Florida hedge fund and financial community.   Many friendships were formed, deals ignited, and colleagues reunited with investors and the Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association.

Making the evening extremely valuable for all of us was the top-notch presentation by the PM & Head of Manager Research Michael Halper from ABS Investment Management, a $6 billion capital allocator and Sean Flynn SVP of […] Read more

Hedge Funder Ken Griffin Gives $20 Million To Norton Museum

Hedge Funder Ken Griffin Gives $20 Million To Norton Museum

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 PBHFA Announces Strategic Relationship With FIrst Republic Bank

The PBHFA Announces Strategic Relationship With FIrst Republic Bank

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

Palm Beach Real Estate Market Is On Fire

Palm Beach Real Estate Market Is On Fire

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?

REAL-ESTATE

 

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

April 26th–Ultra Luxury Deal Making Soiree: SOLD OUT!!!!

 

SOLD OUT!!!   AT CAPACITY!

 

Together with media partner SuperyachtOne, The Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association is thrilled to announce our April Deal Making, Networking Soiree!!!

Sponsored by Arbitrage Search with automobiles provided by Lamborghini—–  PBHFA’s  April deal making meet & greet social promises to be one of friendship, education, and luxury,

Mingle with the PBHFA at an exclusive high tech, waterfront luxury villa on April 26th.

MEMBERS ONLY—  RSVP’s SOON !!  CAPACITY CONSTRAINED

Drinks from Oak & Cane and Hor d’oueves will be served.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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