News

Commenting on the announcement from the OECD of the signing of the Multilateral Competent Authority...

The EDF Group and Amundi have announced a partnership for the creation of a joint asset management company....

SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. has released Explorer, a data visualization and analysis tool that...

Carne Group has received authorisation for an independent AIFMD-compliant management company in the Channel...

The Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) has announced that assets under management of...

BAWAG P.S.K. and Amundi have announced the signature of a definitive agreement to enter into a long-term...

Managed futures gained 2.14% in September according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. After...

The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for October 2014 measured 3.12%, down from 3.25% in...

Hedge funds lost 1.18% in September, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. At...

Total hedge fund capital increased to a record level in the third quarter as financial market volatility...

Franklin Templeton Investments has announced that international investors can access its first multi-manager...

100 Women in Hedge Funds (100WHF), a leading nonprofit organization for investors and professionals in the...

Man Group has released its Interim Management Statement for the quarter ended 30 September 2014. A selection...

Hedge funds outperformed underlying markets in September with the Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index returning a...

Peter Hugh Smith is to join Capita Asset Services as managing director of Capita Financial Managers Limited...

The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for September 2014 measured 0.24%....

GSX Limited (GSX), Gibraltar’s first ever regulated stock exchange, has announced that it has now been...

Tzur Management and the Gilboa Fund of Funds have announced the publication of the Tzur Gilboa Israeli Hedge...

Finisterre Capital, the absolute return emerging market specialist, has added Christopher Buck to their team...

Global macro performance leads the way in September as other strategies and broader risk assets sell off...

The Alan Howard Foundation/JW3 Speaker Series features conversations, talks and entertainment delivered by...

NewSmith have announced that Charles Hopkinson-Woolley is joining them as Head of Alternatives and Product,...

Max Nardulli has joined Dexion Capital plc, the alternatives investment bank, as Head of International Sales...

The Hedge Fund Association (HFA), the global nonprofit trade and nonpartisan lobbying organization, has...

The field of finance is changing rapidly, largely in response to regulations designed to protect market...

GBST Holdings Limited, a provider of securities transaction and fund administration software for the...

Deloitte has strengthened its hedge fund practice with two key appointments for the UK and EMEA regions....

Old Mutual Global Investors have announced that Ashton Bradbury has decided to retire from the company, as...

International law firm Akin Gump has announced that the London and Frankfurt offices of Bingham McCutchen,...

Despite perceived political uncertainty and rising inflation, the valuation case for emerging markets is...

Cattegatt Secondaries, the London-based broker for private equity and illiquid hedge funds interests,...

International law firm Akin Gump has announced that four partners in the corporate, restructuring and funds...

Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) in Luxembourg has been mandated by Auriga Global Investors S.V....

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), the global hedge fund industry association, has...

The French Ministry of Finance has announced that Carmignac and BNP Paribas IP are the only two companies in...

Omni Partners LLP, the alternatives specialist set up by trading veteran Steve Clark in 2004, is preparing...

UBS, in partnership with Campden Wealth Research, has launched a report on family offices in Europe, North...

Below is a summary of the weekly performance of the UCITS Alternative Index series as of 17 September 2014...

Old Mutual Global Investors has announced that Joshua Crabb will join the business on 1 October 2014 as Head...

The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for August 2014 measured 1.10%. Hedge...

Features

HAMLIN LOVELL
For the first time since 2008 CTAs and managed futures funds may be the best performers so far in 2014, with some macro funds also rebounding. The Newedge CTA index was u...
Interview with ADRIAN OWENS, INVESTMENT DIRECTOR, GAM
“Currency investing is going to see a comeback.” That’s the view of GAM’s Adrian Owens, whose strategy – GAM Discretionary FX – has returned 29.4% year-to-date (gross of...
HAMLIN LOVELL
Grandmaster Capital founder Patrick Wolff was selected as one of The Hedge Fund Journal’s Tomorrow's Titans in the 2014 survey sponsored by EY. Grandmaster was the f...
BLUFORD PUTNAM, CHIEF ECONOMIST, CME GROUP
The rate-rise debate is in full swing at the Federal Reserve (Fed). The end of quantitative easing (QE) in late 2014 brings a new era to monetary policy-making in the US....
ANNE SIMOND and GREG TAYLOR, ARM SWISS REPRESENTATIVES SA
In March 2013 Swiss authorities tabled amendments governing the distribution of non-registered funds. The category of non-registered funds includes foreign-domiciled hedg...
EXTRACTS FROM A REPORT BY BARCLAYS CAPITAL SOLUTIONS
The equity hedge fund segment is obviously fairly broad and includes a set of disparate strategies. We have taken a close look at these various sub-strategies, which each...
HAMLIN LOVELL
Sahm Adrangi was selected as one of The Hedge Fund Journal’s Tomorrow’s Titans in the 2014 survey, sponsored by EY. His firm, New York-based Kerrisdale Capital Management...
EXTRACTS FROM THE TOP TRADERS UNPLUGGED PODCAST
Niels Kaastrup-Larsen in his podcast, Top Traders Unplugged, interviews some of the most successful hedge fund managers in the world. In episodes 37 and 38, Niels speaks...
DECLAN O’SULLIVAN, JACK MURPHY and STEPHEN COHEN, DECHERT LLP
Following the adoption by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of amendments to the rules governing US money market funds (MMFs), the focus is shifting to Euro...
OLIVIER STAHLER and VAÏK MÜLLER, LENZ & STAEHELIN, GENEVA, SWITZERLAND
Switzerland remains a very important European distribution market for the alternative fund industry. Institutional investors, as well as HNWIs, still have an appetite for...

Reports

Short Term CTAs to the Rescue
Ride the M&A Wave With Merger Arbitrage
Hedge Funds In Strategic Asset Allocation

Video

Video
A.R.C Directors Ltd
Founder and Managing Director, Alan Tooker, and Raymond O'Neill, Director, talk to The Hedge Fund Journal's contributing editor Hamlin Lovell.