March 2016
Issue 112

March 2016

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...

HAMLIN LOVELL

Hedge fund closures upon the loss of a principal are nothing new. However, as more and more hedge funds attract institutional capital, those investors and...

RIKARD LUNDGREN AND LINUS NILSSON

Many investors, trading floor managers, fund of fund allocators and risk managers have at one time experienced unexpectedly large losses that were not...

HAMLIN LOVELL

Trend-following CTAs have seen a resurgence in performance since 2014, and are, as of February 2016, producing strongly positive performance against a...

DR. PETER WELLS, MANAGING PARTNER OF BOSTON PETROLEUM RESEARCH

The oil market entered a new era in November 2014 when Saudi Arabia persuaded fellow OPEC members not to support the oil price but to let it fall freely in...

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...

HAMLIN LOVELL

Historically, and perhaps pre-crisis, the attitude of fund managers towards investors was ‘take it or leave it’ and negotiated terms were rare....

HAMLIN LOVELL

Dechert LLP has no corporate stance for or against Brexit (the UK exiting the EU). But the law firm has released an On Point note, and organised a seminar,...

HAMLIN LOVELL

CTAs in early 2016 have naturally captured the limelight by virtue of delivering their signature diversification benefits, and making money whilst most...

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...

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...

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