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Cenk Utkan, Strateji Securities

Cenk Utkan, Strateji Securities: “Most Turkish equity funds are index followers, some are market timers, but only a few are active in stock-picking”

Tue, 03/04/2012 - 20:35

Cenk Utkan (pictured), marketing director of Turkish specialist equity manager Strateji Securities, expects more individual and institutional investment to flow to the sector in the future to capitalise on the country’s vigorous economic growth, especially as falling interest rates reduce the appeal of the fixed-income funds. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Ross Hollyman, Investment Director, GAM: "We are cautiously optimistic but do expect the volatile conditions to persist"

The Hedgeweek Interview: Ross Hollyman, Investment Director, GAM: "We are cautiously optimistic but do expect the volatile conditions to persist"

Tue, 23/09/2008 - 16:49

Ross Hollyman, Investment Director responsible for UK and European equity mandates at GAM, discusses the strategy that underpins the new GAM Star Absolute EuroSystematic fund. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: James Hulse, Cumulus Climate Fund: "The US election will change the landscape for alternative energy companies"

The Hedgeweek Interview: James Hulse, Cumulus Climate Fund: "The US election will change the landscape for alternative energy companies"

Thu, 14/02/2008 - 17:52

James Hulse, fund manager of the newly-launched Cumulus Climate Fund, which seeks to profit from the financial impact of climate change, says post-Bali negotiations could dramatically spee »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Peter Nicholas, CIO, EN Asset Management: Stress-testing through a 9/11 scenario

The Hedgeweek Interview: Peter Nicholas, CIO, EN Asset Management: Stress-testing through a 9/11 scenario

Thu, 01/06/2006 - 17:00

Peter Nicholas outlines the investment strategy and processes that drive EN Asset Management's Japan-focused fund. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Using local market insight to drive performance: Conor O'Mara, Co-Manager, HSBC Global Technology Fund

The Hedgeweek Interview: Using local market insight to drive performance: Conor O'Mara, Co-Manager, HSBC Global Technology Fund

Thu, 20/10/2005 - 18:13

Conor O'Mara outlines the investment processes that drive the HSBC Global Technology Fund, which was launched on 1 September 2005. HW: What is the backgroun »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Disciplined process generates consistent returns: Ben Walker, Co-Manager of the Gartmore Global Equity Hedge Fund

The Hedgeweek Interview: Disciplined process generates consistent returns: Ben Walker, Co-Manager of the Gartmore Global Equity Hedge Fund

Mon, 26/09/2005 - 07:13

The Gartmore Global Equity Hedge Fund was launched on 1 March 2005 and is managed by Neil Rogan & Ben Walker. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Focusing on the Canadian Story: Veronika Hirsch, portfolio manager of the BluMont Hirsch Long/Short Offshore Fund

The Hedgeweek Interview: Focusing on the Canadian Story: Veronika Hirsch, portfolio manager of the BluMont Hirsch Long/Short Offshore Fund

Thu, 23/06/2005 - 18:21

Veronika Hirsch, Chief Investment Officer & Lead Portfolio Manager of Canada's BluMont Capital, outlines the firm's investment approach, products and strategy. »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

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