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Winners announced at 2017 NewSpring Capital’s Investment Thesis Competition

NewSpring Capital, a leading Philadelphia-based private equity firm has concluded its first Investment Thesis Challenge. Wharton students competed to submit investment theses and work with NewSpring professionals before presenting to a panel of judges in April, 2017. Read about the award winners … More 

Has the Hedge Fund Industry lost its way?

2015 saw many hedge funds close their doors.Wharton’s Alternative Investments Initiative Director Professor Bilge Yilmaz argues that there is still money to be made in hedging one’s bets  …  More

A Global Conversation with Policy Makers

How can growth can be triggered and accelerated in developing economies to enhance performance? Video coverage from Wharton Professor Bulent Gultekin’s panel discussing alternative investment solutions for high impact … More