Articles and Features

Asian hedge funds become a more viable business

While some specialists, and a few global names, have had exposure to Asian hedge funds for 10 years or more, in 2003 global allocators began to review the universe of hedge fund managers in Asia mo »


Developing a long-term presence in Asia

With its core PerTrac Analytical Platform product, PerTrac Financial Solutions is by far the largest player in the market in the market for providing asset allocation and investment analysis softwa »


Emerging managers look to outsourcing

The hedge fund industry in Asia today resembles that in Europe a couple of years ago. »


Start-ups help Singapore gain in rivalry with Hong Kong

Hong Kong may remain the main Asian centre for hedge funds outside Japan, but its perennial rival Singapore is steadily gaining ground, thanks in part to a relaxed regulatory regime for managers th »


Opportunity knocks for hedge fund services

As fast as hedge funds spring up to capitalise on the investment opportunities available in Asia's dynamic and fast-growing markets, they are being shadowed by providers of services to the industry »


Singapore completes a global footprint

The decision by Custom House Administration to establish a presence in Singapore is far from a spur-of-the moment action but part of an expansion plan we have been refining for several years. »


Asian market shows its maturity

A common view of Asia's hedge fund industry is that it lags a few years behind its counterparts in the US and Europe. »


Vikram Pandit to head Citi Alternative Investments

Vikram Pandit is to be named CEO of Citi Alternative Investments following the agreement by Citigroup to acquire Old Lane Partners, LP. »


Deutsche Börse expands customized indices offering with world nuclear power index launched for JPMorgan

Deutsche Börse has further expanded its customized indices offering a World Nuclear Power Index for JPMorgan. »


Moody's publishes methodology for rating unsecured debt of hedge funds

Moody's Investors Service has published a methodology for rating the unsecured debt of hedge funds in response to their growing interest in accessing public debt markets. »


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