News

Man AHL, Man Group’s diversified quantitative investment manager, congratulates the UK Team on their...

The Hedge Fund Standards Board (HFSB) has appointed Clint Carlson, Founder of Carlson Capital, an $8 billion...

Advisors & Partners Emerging Manager Index (APEM Index) ended up 1.30% in April 2016. Hedge funds...

Geraud Charpin, Portfolio Manager, BlueBay Asset Management, on global trends close to home and across the...

The University of Oxford and Man AHL today announce that the Oxford-Man Institute (OMI), a world-leading...

The Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was down 1.3% in April. 4 out of 10 Lyxor Indices ended the month in positive...

Candriam Investors Group, the pan-European multi-specialist asset manager, with EUR 94bn of AUM and owned by...

100 Women in Hedge Funds (100WHF), the non-profit organisation for professionals in the alternative...

Professor Jason Sharman’s discussion paper on the effectiveness of central registries and regulated...

MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing group of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has gained all...

IR Halo, the independent communications and technology platform for asset managers, has launched IR Halo...

Linear Investments has announced that Paul Walker-Duncalf will join Richard Lilley as joint Managing Partner...

The Post-Trade Distributed Ledger (PTDL) Group, which brings together major post-trade industry participants...

Fidante Partners announced today the planned launch of the Perella Weinberg North American Equity Long Short...

Jabre Capital Partners has announced the launch of the European Credit Opportunities Fund on its JABCAP (LUX...

Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. (AMG) today reported its financial and operating results for the quarter...

Dechert LLP has announced that the popular lunchtime workshops on US regulatory topics return in 2016, with...

Northern Trust announced today the successful closing of its acquisition of Aviate Global LLP, an...

Many hedge funds historically have used futures to gain exposure to indices, but this may be set to change,...

Singapore Exchange (SGX) has launched its MSCI China Free IndexSM futures and options contracts. The SGX...

Barak Fund Management, one of the leading specialist Africa-focused alternative fund management companies,...

Managed Funds Association President and CEO Richard H. Baker today released the following statement after...

Elixium, a new EU-regulated Multilateral Trading Facility (MTF) for collateral and secured deposits, has...

On 7 April 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission approved the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority...

bfinance, the independent investment consultancy, today announces the appointment of Mark Brownlie who joins...

New Change FX (NCFX) today announced the release of a new and independent FX Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA...

The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for April 2016 measured 2.94%, down from 4.26% in March....

Advisors & Partners LLP (A&P), an independent alternative investment specialist and advisor to...

Omni Partners LLP, the London-headquartered investment manager, today announced the successful launch and...

Managed futures traders lost 1.47% in March according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The...

US District Court Judge Rosemary Collyer recently released her opinion invalidating the decision of the...

The Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index (the “Broad Index”) finished up 0.29% in March.

Man Group have released their trading statement for the quarter ended 31 March 2016. Commenting on the...

The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association has commended EIOPA’s decision not to continue its work...

Gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for March 2016 measured 0.90%, while hedge...

Schulte Roth & Zabel has mourned the passing of friend, colleague and mentor Daniel S. Shapiro, a...

The International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds (IFSWF), a global network of sovereign wealth funds, and...

INDOS Financial, the UK independent AIFMD depositary, has announced it has passed the milestone of $10...

Aurum Fund Management Ltd (Aurum) has launched the Aurum Dynamic Strategies Fund, a multi-manager, multi-...

“Millions of Americans are now responsible for directing their own retirement investments, and often...

Features

HAMLIN LOVELL
CTAs in early 2016 have naturally captured the limelight by virtue of delivering their signature diversification benefits, and making money whilst most other hedge fund s...
HAMLIN LOVELL
Drew Figdor, whose weekly-dealing Lyxor UCITS fund won The Hedge Fund Journal’s 2014 UCITS Hedge award for ‘Best Performing New Fund,’ after its double digit return in 20...
URS BRUEGGER, INVESTMENT MANAGER, GREAT TURK FUND
Emerging market investors in Turkish equities have been subjected to a roller coaster ride in recent years. Following 90.0%+ gains in 2009, as measured by the MSCI Turkey...
HAMLIN LOVELL
As equity markets remain volatile, futures markets are reaching new volume records. In 2015, CME Group open interest was up 5%, while Q1 2016 volumes on E-mini S&P 50...
MANAGED FUNDS ASSOCIATION AND ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION
Managed Funds Association (MFA) and the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) are pleased to have the opportunity to provide comments to the US Securities...
HAMLIN LOVELL
Capital Support Group (CSG)’s rather anodyne name, and the confidentiality of its clients’ identities, bely its stature as a leading cloud, IT and hosting service provide...
ANNE-MARIE GODFREY AND ALEXANDER PANNETT, AKIN GUMP STRAUSS HAUER & FELD
The Hong Kong government is currently in the process of furthering its objective of establishing its reputation as a fund product manufacturing centre. It is amending leg...
HAMLIN LOVELL
Schulte Roth & Zabel (SRZ) investment management partner John J. Mahon is based in the firm’s Washington D.C. office and regularly assists clients in connection with...
FRM
With the S&P 500 back to where it started the year, you might ask: what's changed? The answer is that sometime, probably in the last six months, the balance of o...
PATRICK SHEA, JONATHAN WILSON, AND DEREK MCGIBNEY, CORDIUM
To get a sense of how big an issue cybersecurity is these days, you need only turn on the news. It seems that every week another household brand suffers a major breach. I...

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Interview with Donald Pepper
Donald Pepper, Managing Director of Alternatives, Old Mutual Global Investors, meets The Hedge Fund Journal's Contributing Editor, Hamlin Lovell.