April | May 2016
Issue 113

April | May 2016

ALISTAIR HILL, PARTNER, SIMMONS & SIMMONS

In the second quarter of 2015 AIMA published a research paper highlighting the growing and important role of private debt funds in financing...

MAN FRM

Sometime, probably in the last six months, the balance of opinion about the policies of the big central banks shifted from positive to negative.

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HAMLIN LOVELL

Trend Capital is not a trend-following investment adviser, and nor will its discretionary trades necessarily follow trends. “We are not contrarian by...

The HEDGE FUND JOURNAL

Long Short Equity - AsiaAlphaGen Hokuto (winner)UMJ Kotoshiro Fund (runner-up)

Long Short Equity - North AmericaPCJ Absolute Return Strategy (winner)...

HAMLIN LOVELL

Trillions of dollars of unfunded (and under-funded) social security and pension liabilities, combined with the demographic time-bomb of aging populations,...

HAMLIN LOVELL

Introducing institutional investors and hedge fund managers to one another is vital, but is only one facet of the support that the global Societe Generale...

SIMON CROWN AND OWEN LYSAK, CLIFFORD CHANCE

On 23 June 2016, the UK will decide in a referendum whether to remain in or to leave the European Union. Should the UK vote in favour of leaving, so-called...

HAMLIN LOVELL

The Sohn Conference Foundation (‘Sohn’) turned 21 this year and it embodies the ethos that is the guiding star for many of the world’s...

HAMLIN LOVELL

Alternative asset managers are increasingly meeting needs for finance that banks, hampered by capital requirements, multiple layers of regulation and...

HAMLIN LOVELL

Credit hedge fund strategies have garnered inflows at both extremes of the liquidity spectrum: liquid alternatives offering daily, weekly or bi-monthly...

BRIAN T. DALY, JULIAN RAINERO, DAVID S. SIERADZKI, WILLIAM J. BARBERA AND DEREK N. LACARRUBBA, SCHULTE ROTH & ZABEL LLP

On 7 April 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission approved the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority’s proposed amendments1 to NASD rule 1032...

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