Sign up for free newsletter

 

All comment and opinions

Comment: Funds of hedge funds defy predictions of extinction

Comment: Funds of hedge funds defy predictions of extinction

Fri, 29/05/2009 - 07:00

Funds of hedge funds were widely predicted to become one of the principal casualties of last year's annus horribilis for the hedge fund industry. »

Comment: The impact of Bermuda's new anti-money laundering regime on fund operators and administrators

Comment: The impact of Bermuda's new anti-money laundering regime on fund operators and administrators

Thu, 28/05/2009 - 09:00

Kathleen Moniz (pictured) and Elliot Hubbard of law firm Conyers Dill & Pearman explain the implications for fund management and administration »

Comment: Does Ucits already do the trick?

Comment: Does Ucits already do the trick?

Fri, 22/05/2009 - 07:01

Last month the European Commission rolled out its draft Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive, which is designed to bring order and regulation to the supposedly chaotic and stabil »

Comment: Regulation and tax pose dilemma for alternative managers

Comment: Regulation and tax pose dilemma for alternative managers

Sun, 17/05/2009 - 11:52

Will a combination of the UK's plans to increase taxation of the income and pension contributions of its wealthiest residents and the European Unio »

Comment: Complex and costly ETFs struggle to win investors' attention

Comment: Complex and costly ETFs struggle to win investors' attention

Fri, 08/05/2009 - 09:13

Exchange-traded funds have enjoyed a good run with investors over the past few years. »

Comment: Regulate in haste, repent at leisure

Comment: Regulate in haste, repent at leisure

Fri, 01/05/2009 - 07:00

When a piece of legislation is so roundly criticised on all sides as the European Commission's proposed Directive on Alternative Investment Fund Managers, attacked by the alternative fund »

Comment: Alternative fund proposals set to prompt new EU bickering

Comment: Alternative fund proposals set to prompt new EU bickering

Thu, 30/04/2009 - 07:00

Hedge fund managers are set to face a new layer of regulation at European Union level, amid a global regulatory clampdown on the financial industry in response to the financial crisis of t »

Comment: Will airline stocks prove pearls after swine flu?

Comment: Will airline stocks prove pearls after swine flu?

Wed, 29/04/2009 - 07:02

With extremely low valuations that are getting further battered by news - and rumours - about swine flu, airline companies are probably in their worst shape in memory - no small feat for p »

Comment: Madoff still causing a stir

Comment: Madoff still causing a stir

Tue, 28/04/2009 - 07:00

Four months after Bernard Madoff admitted to defrauding thousands of investors of an amount that, including non-existent profits, could total as much as USD65bn, the ripples of the scandal »

Comment: Private equity leader TPG grapples with tough times

Comment: Private equity leader TPG grapples with tough times

Mon, 27/04/2009 - 07:00

TPG, the firm formerly known as Texas Pacific Group, has overtaken the Carlyle Group to become the largest private equity group in the world, according to Private Equity International. »

latestjobs
Quantitative Data Analyst/Research - (C++/Python)

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Sr. Associate/VP Real Estate Investment Banking

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Jr. Healthcare Associate Investment Banking

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT

events
5 days 23 hours from now - Kuala Lumpur
1 week 2 days from now - Las Vagas
1 week 3 days from now - Florida
specialreports