February 2016
Issue 111

February 2016

HAMLIN LOVELL, CONTRIBUTING EDITOR

As 2016 starts with one of the worst ever equity market performances, systematic and quantitative (SQ) funds are topping the performance tables, with...

EXTRACTS FROM A REPORT BY BNY MELLON

Enterprise risk analyses, such as stress testing and scenario analyses, are increasingly popular with institutional investors. Alternative investments, such...

HAMLIN LOVELL

Old Mutual Global Investors has rapidly re-ignited the former Ignis Absolute Return Global Bond Fund strategy, raising over £500 million as of...

THE HEDGE FUND STANDARDS BOARD TOOLBOX

Cyber security has become an increasingly prominent focus of the industry. Regulators also are taking a strong interest in understanding and assessing...

HAMLIN LOVELL IN CONVERSATION WITH ELEAZER KLEIN AND JIM MCNALLY

With offices in New York, Washington DC and London, Schulte Roth & Zabel (SRZ) is a leading law firm serving the alternative investment management...

MEREDITH HOOKE, CEO, ZENSMARTS

Imagine you’re sitting at the bottom of a swimming pool, you’ve got an oxygen tank and your goal is to remain under water for 20 minutes. Doesn...

THE HEDGE FUND JOURNAL

Developments in fund governance

PANEL:Caroline Hoare, Director, IPAF (UK) LtdJohn McCann, CEO, Trinity Fund Administration

MODERATOR:Bill Prew...

FRM EARLY VIEW

Many of the best known hedge fund managers are grimly bearish, and Davos certainly amplified the gloom. It seems increasingly arduous to take the bullish...

DANIEL ERIKSSON, VICE PRESIDENT, PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOLUTION CONSULTING AT SS&C ADVENT

In just a few short years, the global alternative investment market has had to adjust from being relatively unfettered to tightly regulated. Compliance is...

ANTHONY MIRAFIORE, UNIVERSITY OF BRIDGEPORT

Have you ever wondered if you could reduce your exposure to risk before it is too late? For decades individuals and scholars have been stumped trying to...

JUDY GALLOWAY, PRESIDENT, G-GROUP MARKETING AND BLU PUTNAM, CHIEF ECONOMIST, CME GROUP

The US economy is entering a critical new phase defined by tectonic demographic shifts rather than by changes in monetary policy. At the heart of this...

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