News

Allfunds Bank has appointed former JP Morgan Luxembourg managing director Chris Edge to head its business in...

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) has published a new set of practical guides for...

Hedge funds lost 0.09% in March, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The...

Commenting on the current opportunities for long short equity investors in Europe, Ajay Gambhir, portfolio...

Lombard Odier has announced that it has appointed Jean-Louis Nakamura as Chief Investment Officer for the...

NeoXam, a newly-formed company owned by BlackFin Capital Partners and by private investors led by Serge...

SS&C Technologies Holdings, a global provider of financial services software and software-enabled...

BNY Mellon has been appointed by PGGM Vermogensbeheer BV, the investment management arm of Dutch pension...

Despite a choppy first quarter, emerging market corporate debt has shrugged off everything that has been...

BDO LLP has announced that Mark Hunt will be the new head of its Financial Services practice. The...

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) has appointed three new directors to its global...

ML Capital has announced the launch of the Ardsley Partners US Equity UCITS Fund. Ardsley Partners is a long...

The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) has published its latest Investment Funds...

Amundi has announces the official opening of a subsidiary in Poland, Amundi Polska TFI SA. Fathi Jerfel,...

Commmonfund Chief Risk Officer, David Belmont, CFA, has issued his latest authored article, a white paper,...

Hedge funds sealed the first quarter of the year with another month of negative returns, down 0.18% in March...

Hedge funds posted mixed performance in March as investor uncertainty over secular unrest in Ukraine and...

Commonfund has announced that Robert Litterman has been elected Chair of the Commonfund Board of Trustees....

ML Capital, Investment Manager to the MontLake UCITS Platform, has announced the launch of the North MaxQ...

Fresh from the news on the UK budget which introduced increased flexibility in the UK retirement market,...

Morgan Lewis has announced that Stephen Walters has joined the firm as a partner in the...

Matheson has agreed to purchase Investec’s Irish investment funds and debt securities listing business...

Aurum has advised that the barriers for investment created by the Alternative Investment Fund Managers...

The Greenwich Global Hedge Fund Index ended the month of March down -0.16%. Equity markets were mixed in...

Stephens International Limited has announced the appointment of Rupert Rickard as a Director. Rickard joins...

Linedata has announced that The Hong Kong Trust Company Limited has chosen and implemented Linedata Admin...

March proved to be a choppy month with geopolitical risk flaring up in Ukraine, and the unexpected hawkish...

SRZ M&A partners Marc Weingarten and David E. Rosewater were named “Dealmakers of the Year”...

Lyxor Asset Management has released a new white paper entitled From Niche to Mainstream: a New Approach...

100 Women in Hedge Funds (100WHF) has announced Hong Kong Cancer Fund as the beneficiary of its 2014 Hong...

One of the intentions of MiFID II is to introduce some uniformity in EU Member States' national...

As the April and July AIFMD compliance deadlines draw near, more than two-thirds (67%) of alternative...

Accountancy and business advisory firm, BDO LLP, warns fund managers that the new rules on LLP partnerships...

The Global ICI fell by 2.5 points in March to 120.2. The decrease was primarily driven by...

The agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Grand Duchy...

Europe faces a crisis of financial literacy, with millions of its people struggling to cope with even basic...

Insight Investment Funds Management Limited (‘Insight’) and BNY Mellon Global Funds plc (‘...

Amundi and Tikehau have announced a strategic asset management partnership. The two companies will focus...

EDHEC-Risk Institute has announced the results of the EDHEC European ETF Survey 2013, a comprehensive survey...

We have maintained our view of an unsynchronised global recovery, with acceleration in the US and UK likely...

Features

HAMLIN LOVELL, CONTRIBUTING EDITOR
Nearly five years post-crisis, cash manager Sentinel’s ex-CEO, Eric Bloom, has just been found guilty on 19 counts of fraud and faces up to 20 years in a federal jail. Ma...
PREQIN MANAGER SURVEY
Preqin conducted a series of interviews with over 100 hedge fund managers in November 2013 in order to find out about the pressures they are currently under as a manager...
HAMLIN LOVELL
One of The Hedge Fund Journal’s Leading 50 Women in Hedge Funds in the 2013 survey, Jennifer Ancker Whelen was already making her mark in the 1990s as a student at Colby...
HAMLIN LOVELL
The Hedge Fund Journal contributing editor Hamlin Lovell talked to Advent Software Solutions Consultant, Brian Stableford, who provided grassroots insights based on his d...
EXTRACTS FROM A REPORT BY BNY MELLON and HEDGEMARK INTERNATIONAL LLC
In collaboration with Nobel Prize-winning economist, Dr Harry Markowitz, BNY Mellon’s Investment Services and Investment Management groups have combined resources with He...
TIM CLIPSTONE and GUY WILLIAMSON, MAPLES and CALDER
It is just over a year since the British Virgin Islands (BVI) adopted the Investment Business (Approved Managers) Regulations, 2012. The Approved Managers Regime was desi...
QUENTIN THOM, QT ADVISORS
2014 will continue to be a challenging time for the industry as regulations begin to take effect, further increasing the barriers to entry for new managers. Recent prime...
SCHULTE ROTH & ZABEL LLP
Schulte Roth & Zabel partners Marc Weingarten and David E. Rosewater, co-heads of the firm’s Shareholder Activism practice, on what they expect for 2014. Schulte Roth...
ADRIAN ECONOMAKIS, STRATEGY DIRECTOR, VESSELSVALUE.COM
The global bulk shipping industry is currently undergoing a fundamental change. It has been, and still mostly is, dominated by principal-led, family-owned companies, fund...
LAURENCE PARRY, PRIVATE CLIENT PARTNER, CORDIUM
The updated consultation on salaried members of LLPs that was released on 21 February by Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is the final process that started in the...

Reports

Hedge Funds In Strategic Asset Allocation
Review of Trends in Shareholder Activism
Summary of Final Volcker Rule Regulation

Video

Video
Interview with Rob Mirsky
KPMG's global head of hedge funds discusses the joint AIMA/KPMG survey which investigates how much hedge funds are spending to comply with new regulations.