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Hedgeweek Commentary: Behind the hedge fund news

Hedgeweek Commentary: Behind the hedge fund news

Fri, 02/05/2008 - 06:59

As established hedge fund strategies suffer from the fallout of the US sub-prime debacle and the credit crunch, some managers are adjusting their investment approach, typified by the growi »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Drake shuts Global Opportunities Fund after 25 per cent decline

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Drake shuts Global Opportunities Fund after 25 per cent decline

Fri, 02/05/2008 - 06:55

New York's Drake Management has finally decided to close down its USD2.5bn Global Opportunities Fund, which lost 25 per cent in 2007, having already suspended investor redemptions in Decem »

AlphaTran Capital launches global long/short equity fund

AlphaTran Capital launches global long/short equity fund

Fri, 02/05/2008 - 06:54

Newly-authorised investment manager AlphaTran Capital has launched a global long/short equity fund with a value and large capitalisation bias. »

FOFiX Active offers investors risk search capability for hedge fund databases

FOFiX Active offers investors risk search capability for hedge fund databases

Fri, 02/05/2008 - 06:54

FOFiX 3.1, the new version of Riskdata's flagship risk management service for funds of hedge funds, will incorporate FOFiX Active, which enables users to import data feeds from hedge fund »

Heidrick & Struggles adds specialists in hedge fund recruitment

Heidrick & Struggles adds specialists in hedge fund recruitment

Fri, 02/05/2008 - 06:53

Heidrick & Struggles International, an executive search and leadership consulting firm, has added four executives from Schwab Enterprise, a boutique firm specialising in executive plac »

A one-stop shop

A one-stop shop

Thu, 01/05/2008 - 19:50

In general, the fund industry sticks to what it knows. American managers head to Cayman, the British generally look to Dublin and European managers are likely to choose Luxembourg. »

A pivotal role in Middle East investment

A pivotal role in Middle East investment

Thu, 01/05/2008 - 19:45

Amid the vigorous growth of the global private equity industry over the past few years, one of the most striking developments is the emergence of private equity as a significant asset class in the »

Promotional feature - Attend the world's largest global alternatives event With over 600 end investors, asset allocators and asset managers guaranteed

Promotional feature - Attend the world's largest global alternatives event With over 600 end investors, asset allocators and asset managers guaranteed

Thu, 01/05/2008 - 17:23

Now in its 14th successful year, the flagship GAIM International is undoubtedly the world's biggest and most senior gathering of alternative investment players - no fewer than 1,200 delega »

MFA creates new membership class for hedge fund service providers

MFA creates new membership class for hedge fund service providers

Thu, 01/05/2008 - 11:15

The US-based Managed Funds Association, whose membership consists of professionals running hedge funds, funds of funds and managed futures funds, has announced the establishment of a new c »

Hedgeweek Comment: Activism on the rise

Hedgeweek Comment: Activism on the rise

Thu, 01/05/2008 - 07:02

Hedge fund activism is on the rise. »

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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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