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Comment from Nicholas Wall, portfolio manager, Old Mutual Global Strategic Bond Fund, Old Mutual Global...

London Stock Exchange today welcomed Gabelli Merger Plus+ Trust PLC, a newly incorporated close-ended public...

Quantifi, a provider of risk, analytics and trading solutions, today announced that Oesterreichische...

Diverging market views on the euro-area outlook offer investment opportunities, says Paul Shanta,...

Jersey Finance has appointed Tom Powell as Business Development Director for Funds. Powell, who is based in...

Aspect Capital (Aspect), the US$6.3bn systematic investment manager, is extending its alternative risk...

Most alternative investment management firms are able to turn a profit and expand with considerably less...

Man Group has announced a number of internal promotions within Man AHL, its diversified quantitative...

IPM, the systematic macro manager, has launched a Delaware feeder fund to respond to increased demand from a...

More than three quarters (77%) of UK fund managers believe that the UK Government should have consulted the...

SteelEye, the compliance technology and data analytics firm, has announced the appointment of Matt Smith as...

IHS Markit has announced the launch of RPA Manager, a service helping asset managers acquire investment...

Four in 10 alternative asset managers have said they are under pressure to review their investment...

Prestige Capital Management Limited (‘PCM’), the AIFMD-licensed Malta arm of the Prestige group...

The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for May 2017 measured -0.13%. Hedge...

Global risk appetite remained steady during the recent months, despite continued investor concerns over...

In reaction to the French legislative election results, Timothy Graf, head of macro strategy EMEA at State...

Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking (SG CIB) has announced the completion of a programme to...

Hedge funds returned an average of +0.21% in May 2017, and aggregate returns are +3.20% YTD in 2017...

P. Schoenfeld Asset Management LP (“PSAM”), have announced that John McVeigh has joined the firm...

Seven weeks ago, UK Prime Minister Theresa May...

Richard Buxton, head of UK equities, Old Mutual Global...

Commenting on the results of the UK general election,...

In reaction to the UK general election results, Michael...

The long journey to European Central Bank (ECB) policy...

In reaction to the European Central bank (ECB) meeting...

Cutler Cook, Associate Director at PAAMCO in London, has...

Fund managers in Japan now typically allocate up to 10%...

Societe Generale Prime Services today announces the May 2017 performance data for its SG CTA indices.

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The Alignment of Interests Association, (“AOI”) a non-profit investor-driven organization, today released...

Global risk appetite remained steady heading into June, despite continued investor concerns over asset price...

The past couple of weeks have been dominated by political shifts amidst relatively benign, if slightly...

One of the concerns around GrubHub centers around the competitive landscape within the online food ordering...

Last December, Starbucks management laid out its longer-term growth plans. Central to these plans were...

Jens Peers, CIO, Sustainable Equities and Fixed Income at Mirova reacts to the US withdrawal from the Paris...

LGT Capital Partners Ltd., a leading alternative investment specialist, has successfully completed the...

Comment from Nicholas Wall, portfolio manager, Old Mutual Global Strategic Bond Fund, Old Mutual Global...

London Stock Exchange today welcomed Gabelli Merger Plus+ Trust PLC, a newly incorporated close-ended public...

Quantifi, a provider of risk, analytics and trading solutions, today announced that Oesterreichische...

Diverging market views on the euro-area outlook offer investment opportunities, says Paul Shanta,...

Jersey Finance has appointed Tom Powell as Business Development Director for Funds. Powell, who is based in...

Features

HAMLIN LOVELL
In this issue, we showcase the AIMA/GPP Emerging Manager Survey 2017, Alive and Kicking, which reveals that the climate for starting a hedge fund is far more constructive...
BLU PUTNAM, CHIEF ECONOMIST AND MANAGING DIRECTOR, CME GROUP
The euro-zone economies are doing a little better in the eyes of the European Central Bank (ECB) while the UK economy is being slowly dragged lower by increasing Brexit f...
BEACHHEAD CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC
The model for allocating to equity long/short funds is broken. The mentality of most allocators is to chase the “hot dot” – that is, invest with a fund that performed wel...
NICOLAS MIRJOLET, CIO AND FOUNDING PARTNER, TOLOMEO CAPITAL AG
Quantitative or systematic investing is more competitive than ever. Cheap computation power, infinite storage capabilities, the proliferation of low-cost but state-of-the...
HAMLIN LOVELL
EY has sponsored The Hedge Fund Journal’s biennial “50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds” survey since 2011. The latest edition was published in 2017 and honorees included EY’...
DONALD R. PONGRACE AND HAL S. SHAPIRO, AKIN GUMP, WASHINGTON
On June 30, Congress gaveled out for the July 4 recess after postponing a critical vote to begin debate on an Affordable Care Act (ACA) repeal-and-replace bill. Senate Ma...
SIMON CURRIE AND WILLIAM YONGE, PRIVATE INVESTMENT FUNDS PARTNERS, MORGAN LEWIS
The European Securities and Markets Authority (“ESMA”) foresees regulatory and arbitrage risks in Brexit and a potential “race to the bottom” as certain national regulato...
HAMLIN LOVELL
Old-school salespeople may rely on gut instinct when sussing out prospects, but we now live in a big world where it is not always practical for a small team (or even one...
ANNA MALEVA-OTTO AND CHRISTOPHER HILDITCH, SCHULTE ROTH & ZABEL
On 3 July 2017, the Financial Conduct Authority (‘FCA’) published its second policy statement (‘Policy Statement’) on the UK implementation of the revised Markets in Fina...
DARREN AZMAN, BENEDIKT SCHULZ, AND MICHAEL GALEN, McDERMOTT WILL & EMERY
Recent draft-legislation in the European Union may significantly impact investors in distressed European credits. In order to promote investment in the European market, t...
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Betty Gee
Betty Gee, US Head of Strategic Consulting, in the Capital Solutions team within Prime Services at Barclays, explains how hedge fund investors are indicating a renewed optimism in the industry, according to the results of their latest survey.