News

Barak Fund Management, one of the leading specialist Africa-focused alternative fund management companies,...

Managed Funds Association President and CEO Richard H. Baker today released the following statement after...

Elixium, a new EU-regulated Multilateral Trading Facility (MTF) for collateral and secured deposits, has...

On 7 April 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission approved the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority...

bfinance, the independent investment consultancy, today announces the appointment of Mark Brownlie who joins...

New Change FX (NCFX) today announced the release of a new and independent FX Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA...

The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for April 2016 measured 2.94%, down from 4.26% in March....

Advisors & Partners LLP (A&P), an independent alternative investment specialist and advisor to...

Omni Partners LLP, the London-headquartered investment manager, today announced the successful launch and...

Managed futures traders lost 1.47% in March according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The...

US District Court Judge Rosemary Collyer recently released her opinion invalidating the decision of the...

The Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index (the “Broad Index”) finished up 0.29% in March.

Man Group have released their trading statement for the quarter ended 31 March 2016. Commenting on the...

The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association has commended EIOPA’s decision not to continue its work...

Gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for March 2016 measured 0.90%, while hedge...

Schulte Roth & Zabel has mourned the passing of friend, colleague and mentor Daniel S. Shapiro, a...

The International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds (IFSWF), a global network of sovereign wealth funds, and...

INDOS Financial, the UK independent AIFMD depositary, has announced it has passed the milestone of $10...

Aurum Fund Management Ltd (Aurum) has launched the Aurum Dynamic Strategies Fund, a multi-manager, multi-...

“Millions of Americans are now responsible for directing their own retirement investments, and often...

Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) in the UK has been mandated by Linear Investment Limited (Linear...

INDOS Financial, the UK independent AIFMD depositary, has been appointed to provide depositary services to...

OneMarketData, LLC, a leader in tick data management and analytics, today announced the launch of OneTick...

On 5 April the FCA released their 2016/17 business plan which outlines seven priority themes. The seven...

ShelteR Invest Best Alternative UCITS Fund (BAU) is a Luxembourg UCITS fund. It provides investors with...

The shifting sands of the taxation landscape for investment managers continues apace. Just when you perceive...

Societe Generale Prime Services today announced the March performance data for its SG CTA indices. After a...

TIM Group, operator of the leading global trade ideas network and alpha capture platform, has announced the...

JTC, the multi-jurisdictional, independent provider of institutional and private client services, has formed...

Argon Capital Management, LP (“Argon”), a commodity multi-strategy alternative asset management...

Myddleton Communications, the specialist London-based legal and professional services PR consultancy, has...

SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:SSNC), a global provider of financial services software and...

Mill Hill Capital LLC, a NY based investment manager, announced today that it has recently chosen and...

Following the recent merger with BVI law firm, Orion Law, Cayman Islands and BVI attorneys-at-law, Travers...

Advisors & Partners Emerging Manager Index (APEM Index) ended up 0.28% in February 2016. February 2016...

Toscafund Asset Management LLP ("Toscafund") and ML Capital are pleased to announce the...

Mumbai/Singapore: India Index Services & Products Limited (IISL), a National Stock Exchange (NSE) group...

Singapore Exchange (SGX) today announced its intention to list contracts on the MSCI China Free Index SM....

ICAP plc (IAP.L), a leading markets operator and provider of post trade risk mitigation and information...

Amundi announces the appointment of Eric Wohleber as Head of Real & Alternative Assets Sales. Eric...

Features

HAMLIN LOVELL
CTAs in early 2016 have naturally captured the limelight by virtue of delivering their signature diversification benefits, and making money whilst most other hedge fund s...
HAMLIN LOVELL
Drew Figdor, whose weekly-dealing Lyxor UCITS fund won The Hedge Fund Journal’s 2014 UCITS Hedge award for ‘Best Performing New Fund,’ after its double digit return in 20...
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 the MSCI Turkey...
HAMLIN LOVELL
As equity markets remain volatile, futures markets are reaching new volume records. In 2015, CME Group open interest was up 5%, while Q1 2016 volumes on E-mini S&P 50...
MANAGED FUNDS ASSOCIATION AND ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION
Managed Funds Association (MFA) and the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) are pleased to have the opportunity to provide comments to the US Securities...
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 and hosting service provide...
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 is amending leg...
HAMLIN LOVELL
Schulte Roth & Zabel (SRZ) investment management partner John J. Mahon is based in the firm’s Washington D.C. office and regularly assists clients in connection with...
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 balance of o...
PATRICK SHEA, JONATHAN WILSON, AND DEREK MCGIBNEY, CORDIUM
To get a sense of how big an issue cybersecurity is these days, you need only turn on the news. It seems that every week another household brand suffers a major breach. I...

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Interview with Donald Pepper
Donald Pepper, Managing Director of Alternatives, Old Mutual Global Investors, meets The Hedge Fund Journal's Contributing Editor, Hamlin Lovell.