News

First Sentinel (NEX: FSEN), the alternative investment company providing growth capital for public and...

After a long string of redemptions, hedge funds netted an estimated $7.9 billion in inflows in February, and...

The Luxembourg Stock Exchange in cooperation with the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) has...

Lawrence Wong, Singapore's Minister for National Development and 2nd Minister for Finance...

State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) and its partnership approach with M&G Investments highlights the...

BRI Partners today announced that it has launched the next generation of hedge fund indexes beginning with...

The first two weeks of March were marked with four major events in the financial markets. Starting with FED...

Prestige Fund Management, the specialist asset manager that focuses on lending to small and medium...

Effective 13 March 2017, Ben Ellenbogen, in addition to his responsibility as the Firm's General Counsel...

Hedge fund liquidations increased in the fourth quarter even as the industry surpassed the $3 trillion...

The Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC) announces three days of celebratory conferences in Beijing and...

Diana Choyleva, Chief Economist at Enodo Economics, commented on the People's Bank of China raising...

Unigestion, the boutique asset manager with scale, reports that its Nowcaster indicators are highlighting...

Darren Ruane, Head of Fixed Income at Investec Wealth & Investment, comments on the recent outcome of...

A new EDHEC-Risk Institute publication entitled “Smart Beta Replication Costs,”...

Market estimates of further rate increases this year look too low, says Nicholas Wall, portfolio manager,...

Tom Wrobel, Director of Alternative Investments Consulting in SG's Prime Services division, today...

Fidante Capital (formerly Dexion Capital), the international capital markets business of Fidante Partners,...

The A&P Emerging Manager Index produced a positive return of 1.85% in February 2017. With the...

FIA today announced the election of directors to its board at its annual meeting in Boca Raton, Fla....

Hedge funds gained 0.99% during the month of February. Meanwhile underlying markets as represented by the...

ML Capital is pleased to formally announce the launch of the Quest Convertible Absolute Return UCITS Fund, a...

Bitcoin is enjoying a plenty of attention lately due to the rally in its...

A majority of executives at IAA investment advisory  member firms appear confident about their business...

Responsible investing, including the incorporation of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors and...

More than 150 senior executives from across the hedge fund industry filled a midtown auditorium here...

Man Group today announces the appointment of Michelle McCloskey as President of Man Americas. In this newly...

It looks like GAM Portfolio Manager Kier Boley is going long on convertible arb funds. Here's what he...

Technology-enabled innovation in banking, asset management and insurance means customers now enjoy faster,...

During ABN AMRO Clearing’s 6th Amsterdam Investor Forum on 8 March 2017, DIM Funds was voted the AIF...

Jordan Nuni, previously an analyst and original member of the investment team at Birch Grove Capital, has...

Garraway Capital Management, a London-based asset management firm, has announced that after strong 2016...

Hedge funds extended recent gains in February, as global equity markets rallied and all main strategies...

Societe Generale Prime Services today announces the February 2017 performance data for its SG CTA indices....

Alternative asset management is a growing industry, where investors seek diversification to their...

LGT Capital Partners Ltd., a leading alternative investment specialist, will acquire European Capital...

Astarte Capital Partners LLP, a London-based specialist alternatives investment manager, and BlueLake...

First Sentinel (NEX: FSEN), the alternative investment company providing growth capital for public and...

After a long string of redemptions, hedge funds netted an estimated $7.9 billion in inflows in February, and...

The Luxembourg Stock Exchange in cooperation with the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) has...

Lawrence Wong, Singapore's Minister for National Development and 2nd Minister for Finance...

State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) and its partnership approach with M&G Investments highlights the...

Features

HAMLIN LOVELL
The defining qualities of a “hedge fund” were traditionally held to include: offshore domicile; freedom from regulation; secrecy; restricted investor base; substantial ma...
HAMLIN LOVELL
Advent Capital was founded in 1996 by Tracy V. Maitland, who had previously been a director in the convertible securities department of Merrill Lynch (now BAML). Today Ad...
A JOINT RESEARCH STUDY BY EY AND AIMA
Alternative investment firms have evolved tremendously over the course of the last 20 years, particularly since the financial crisis. But has the magic formula for succes...
CRAIG REEVES, FOUNDER, PRESTIGE ASSET MANAGEMENT
While the Brexit vote might have injected a note of political uncertainty into the future of the United Kingdom, and while the falling pound has raised the spectre of inf...
BLU PUTNAM, CHIEF ECONOMIST AND MANAGING DIRECTOR, CME GROUP
Event risk provided some abrupt market turnarounds in 2016, emanating from political processes such as the Brexit referendum and US elections. This year is shaping up wit...
EY
Shrinking returns and escalating investor demands. Downward pressure on fees and unrelenting requirements to have robust operating models. This year, competing forces cam...
HAMLIN LOVELL, CONTRIBUTING EDITOR, IN CONVERSATION WITH ANNA MALEVA-OTTO, PARTNER, SRZ
Regulators are under no illusion about the magnitude of the challenges ahead. MiFID II has already been delayed, and ESMA is well aware that firms may need to spend subst...
JULIAN BROWN, PARTNER, MICHAELA WALKER, PARTNER, LAURA HOUËT, PRINCIPAL ASSOCIATE, EVERSHEDS SUTHERLAND
On 30 January 2017, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published an opinion setting out common principles for setting up and operating share classes wit...
MAN FRM
At the end of last month’s piece we concluded with some gnomic optimism about hedge funds’ alpha this year, and as this may have come as a surprise, we thought to pick up...
ERIK NORLAND, SENIOR ECONOMIST AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CME GROUP
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Betty Gee
Betty Gee, US Head of Strategic Consulting, in the Capital Solutions team within Prime Services at Barclays, explains how hedge fund investors are indicating a renewed optimism in the industry, according to the results of their latest survey.