April | May 2016
Issue 113

April | May 2016

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...

DONALD PEPPER, MANAGING DIRECTOR OF ALTERNATIVES AND INSTITUTIONAL, OLD MUTUAL GLOBAL INVESTORS

With all the uncertainty we are seeing in global equity markets at the moment, it is often helpful to corral some of the best investment brains under one...

HAMLIN LOVELL

The Hedge Fund Journal has gathered views from multiple sources (lawyers, other service providers, briefings and conference panels) to outline, at a high...

ALEX SKORNIAKOV AND JAMES SKEGGS, SOCIETE GENERALE CIB

In recent years there has been a significant increase in the availability of managed futures products through alternative structures such as 40 Act mutual...

HAMLIN LOVELL

Some media coverage of hedge funds seems hyperbolic. Audiences could be forgiven for thinking that hedge funds are suffering substantial losses and seeing...

HAMLIN LOVELL

Though long-established hedge fund managers are likely to be familiar with US advertising rules The Hedge Fund Journal sometimes gets queries from newer and...

STUART FIELDHOUSE

The debate over volatility as an asset class has become much noisier of late, in large part because financial markets have entered new territory, but also...

MACIEJ WISNIEWSKI, PIOTR KAWALA AND RADEK PSZCZÓŁKOWSKI, MACROMONEY

It is often easy to assume that macroeconomic indicators are not helpful in predicting the course of markets – the stock market, so the argument goes...

HAMLIN LOVELL

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

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