US Regulatory Brief: SEC adopts new rules and amendments for fund of funds investments and disclosure

The US SEC has adopted three new rules and amendments to several forms under the Investment Company Act that address "fund of funds arrangements." »

Comment: US Court decision on hedge fund manager supervision - Timothy Spangler, Berwin Leighton Paisner

Timothy Spangler summarises last Friday's decision by a US Circuit Court of Appeal to strike down the SEC's hedge fund registration rule. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Fred Siegrist, CEO, RMF: "Innovation is the cornerstone of our strategy"

Fred Siegrist provides a compelling insight into the thinking that underpins the investment processes at RMF, the asset management division of Man Group plc. »

Peak Partners launches new specialised fund of hedge funds

Peak Partners is launching Mont Blanc Select, a new fund of hedge funds that specialises in asset-based lending and other collateralised strategies. »

Hydra Capital launches new Global Macro Emerging Market Debt fund

Hydra Capital Management is launching a Global Macro Emerging Market Debt fund investing in external and local market debt and currency instruments of emerging market countries. »

World Cup Sudoku Update - Winners on their way to Quarter Final

The GFI MarketHub Sudoku challenge on is now closed and our lucky winners are packing their bags for the Brazil-France match. »

Is the bull story back on ?

The big question we are asking ourselves today is, is this a bear squeeze or an attempt to re-establish the 3 year bull market? »

CISX monitors increasing interest in REITs; plans a new sector index

The Channel Islands Stock Exchange (CISX) could be used for the listing of UK REITS when they are introduced next year. »

Pension funds should consider diversified absolute return strategies, says Insight

Pension schemes should consider combining liability benchmarking with diversified absolute return strategies to generate returns in excess of their liabilities. »

Ermitage attracts former FRM specialist to head Portfolio Construction & Risk

Following its leveraged buyout from Liberty Group in May, Ermitage Limited has appointed Nick Macleod as Head of Quantitative Research & Risk Management. »

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