April | May 2016
Issue 113

April | May 2016

HAMLIN LOVELL

Millburn has advanced in three core directions: statistical learning techniques added to trend-following to make systems more adaptive, responsive and...

HAMLIN LOVELL

So far, very few hedge fund managers are thought to have availed of the ‘general advertising’ and ‘general solicitation’ freedoms...

DAN FARRELL, PARTNER, AND AMANDA MURPHY, DIRECTOR, ERNST & YOUNG LLP

On 17 September 2015, the US government released final and temporary regulations under IRC Section 871(m) (“the regulations”) affecting non-US...

DON STEINBRUGGE, MANAGING PARTNER, AGECROFT PARTNERS, LLC

The following comments are excerpted from Agecroft Partners’ Don Steinbrugge’s presentation delivered at the 69th CFA Institute Annual...

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...

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