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CFTC charges operator of commodity futures pool over USD40m Ponzi scheme

CFTC charges operator of commodity futures pool over USD40m Ponzi scheme

Fri, 06/03/2009 - 16:14

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has charged Daren L. »

CFTC and FSA welcome proposals to boost regulation of commodity futures

CFTC and FSA welcome proposals to boost regulation of commodity futures

Fri, 06/03/2009 - 11:50

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the UK's Financial Services Authority have welcomed proposals published by the technical committee of the International Organisation of S »

Hedge funds see record net outflows of USD146.95bn in fourth quarter, says Lipper Tass

Hedge funds see record net outflows of USD146.95bn in fourth quarter, says Lipper Tass

Fri, 06/03/2009 - 11:45

Net hedge fund industry outflows in the fourth quarter of 2008 increased 689 per cent quarter on quarter to a record USD146.95bn, confirming the trend begun in the third quarter of the »

Managed Funds Association announces support for US systemic risk regulator

Managed Funds Association announces support for US systemic risk regulator

Fri, 06/03/2009 - 11:43

The Washington, DC-based hedge fund industry body, the Managed Funds Association, has announced its support for the establishment of a US systemic risk regulator to restore investor con »

Sarah Dobbyn joins Harneys as head of Cayman litigation and insolvency

Sarah Dobbyn joins Harneys as head of Cayman litigation and insolvency

Fri, 06/03/2009 - 05:57

International law firm Harney Westwood & Riegels has appointed Sarah Dobbyn as head of the firm's Cayman Islands litigation and insolvency practice. »

Iosco publishes recommendations to enhance commodity futures markets oversight

Iosco publishes recommendations to enhance commodity futures markets oversight

Fri, 06/03/2009 - 05:53

The technical committee of the International Organisation of Securities Commissions has published its final report on commodity futures markets, which contains recommendations to improv »

Eurex opens representative office in Hong Kong

Eurex opens representative office in Hong Kong

Thu, 05/03/2009 - 16:03

International derivatives exchange Eurex has announced the opening of its representative office in Hong Kong. »

Misconceptions about credit default swaps continue to spread, says report

Misconceptions about credit default swaps continue to spread, says report

Thu, 05/03/2009 - 16:02

Misconceptions about the utility and purpose of credit default swaps continue to spread and efforts to defend them have been rebuffed by misguided regulatory efforts, according to resea »

SEC settles with investment adviser for taking warrants paid by hedge fund clients

SEC settles with investment adviser for taking warrants paid by hedge fund clients

Thu, 05/03/2009 - 15:59

The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced an enforcement action against Los Angeles-based investment adviser M.A.G. Capital and its president and sole owner, David F. »

Advent Software unveils next generation of Tamale RMS

Advent Software unveils next generation of Tamale RMS

Thu, 05/03/2009 - 12:45

Advent Software, a provider of software and services to the investment management industry, has launched the next generation of Tamale RMS, its research management solution designed for »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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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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