News

Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. reported...

Moore Management, a First Names Group...

Accudelta has appointed Oonagh O’...

Nasdaq announced that its US-based ...

Keith Hale, Multifonds’ executive vice president for client and business development said;

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Houlihan Lokey has agreed to acquire McQueen Limited, a London-based independent advisory firm that provides...

Global advisory and fund administration firm Maitland has concluded an agreement with STANLIB, one of Africa...

Silverfinch, the secure fund data utility allowing asset managers to handle the look-through data requests...

Linear Investments announced it has acquired the assets of AQX Securities’s agency execution business...

Gottex Fund Management Holdings Limited, an independent global asset management group, announced its trading...

Permal Group, has announced three new...

100 Women in Hedge Funds (100WHF)...

Old Mutual Global Investors announced...

FTSE Russell, the global index provider, today announces it has published its...

Recently the Central Bank of Ireland...

100 Women in Hedge Funds (100WHF)...

Gottex Fund Management Holdings Limited, an independent global asset management...

Irish Funds, the representative body for...

100 Women in Hedge Funds (100WHF) announced that Elizabeth Corley, CBE, CEO of Allianz Global Investors,...

Cavendish Corporate Finance has advised...

SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc., a...

SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc....

HSBC Securities Services, part of HSBC’s Global Banking and Markets...

SS&C Technologies Holdings has announced it has completed its acquisition of Advent Software, a provider...

The Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was down -1.9% in June. None of the 12 Lyxor Indices ended the month in positive...

New Mountain Vantage Advisers, L.L.C. (New Mountain Vantage), announced the launch of its US equity long/...

Maples Fiduciary, a division of MaplesFS and leading global provider of specialised fiduciary and corporate...

AIMA, the global hedge fund industry body, has made the following statement...

Bitcoin analytics and security firm ...

On June 30, 2015, the US Tax Court...

Financial Services leader Dechert LLP...

100 Women in Hedge Funds (100WHF), a global non-profit organization of over 13,000 professional women in the...

Kinetic Partners, a division of Duff & Phelps, has announced that Adrian Johnson has joined its London...

Managed Funds Association (MFA) released a new position paper detailing the changes financial markets have...

Tullett Prebon Alternative Investments (TPAI), the alternative investments arm of Tullett Prebon, announced...

Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) has launched “Gateway”, its Irish UCITS* platform...

Allfunds Bank has hired Simon Shapland to...

Features

HAMLIN LOVELL, CONTRIBUTING EDITOR
The June 2015 GAIM Monaco conference covered many themes that have shaped the hedge fund industry over the past decade, both pre and post-crisis. The macro backdrop of eq...
BILL PREW, FOUNDER and CEO, INDOS FINANCIAL
Almost a year has passed since the implementation of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). The general consensus among managers is that the Directiv...
HAMLIN LOVELL
The most obvious reason for the significant increase of interest in interest rate options is that “for the first time since 2008, market participants expect the Fed to mo...
STUART FIELDHOUSE
When analysing hedge funds, many investors have questions, or concerns, which are beyond the ability of traditional forms of hedge fund research. While many of these ques...
JERRY LEES, EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN, LINEAR INVESTMENTS
The challenges facing emerging hedge fund managers are well-documented. The sheer volume of regulation following the financial crisis has had a significant impact on the...
BLU PUTNAM, CHIEF ECONOMIST AND MANAGING DIRECTOR, CME GROUP
China’s economy continues to decelerate, with both long-term and short-term structural factors working to slow the real GDP growth rate and challenge policy makers. There...
CHRISTOPHER WELLS, PARTNER, MORGAN LEWIS, TOKYO; WILLIAM YONGE, PARTNER, MORGAN LEWIS, LONDON
This article reviews marketing restrictions in two major markets that hedge fund managers often visit in search of capital for their strategies: the United Kingdom and Ja...
CHARLES GUBERT, RESEARCH MANAGER, THOMAS MURRAY IDS
The onslaught of global regulation shows no sign of abating. No sooner had managers submitted their Annex IV to European regulators as required under the EU’s Alternative...
BRIAN T. DALY, MARC E. ELOVITZ, ROBERT R. KIESEL, HOLLY H. WEISS, MICHAEL L. YAEGER, SCHULTE ROTH & ZABEL
Cybersecurity continues to be a priority for the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The SEC’s Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations conducted a cyberse...
ANNE-MARIE GODFREY, INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT PARTNER, AKIN GUMP
On 22 May 2015, the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) and the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) issued a joint announcement on the decision to...

Reports

A New Era For Hedge Funds?
Managed Funds Association: Dodd Frank At 5
Lyxor Weekly Brief - 15 April 2015

Video

Video
Q&A: Molly Blincow, Murano
Murano's Molly Blincow discusses growing assets under management for funds under increasingly stringent investor demands, the resurgence of CTA macro managers in early 2015, and matching strategies to investor appetites.