Single Manager Hedge Funds http://www.hedgeweek.com/taxonomy/term/211/all en Sun Global CEO comments on popularity of ETFs http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/11/21/245996/sun-global-ceo-comments-popularity-etfs <p><em><strong>CEO and Founder of Sun Global Investments, Mihir Kapadia, has commented on why investors are increasingly choosing ETFs over hedge funds.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/11/21/245996/sun-global-ceo-comments-popularity-etfs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ETFs Single Manager Hedge Funds Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:07:57 +0000 beverlychandler 245996 at http://www.hedgeweek.com GAM launches fund based on Cantab process http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/11/02/245329/gam-launches-fund-based-cantab-process <p><em><strong>Following the completion of its acquisition of Cantab Capital Partners in October, GAM has launched its first purely quantitative equities UCITS fund, GAM Systematic Global Equity Market Neutral.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/11/02/245329/gam-launches-fund-based-cantab-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Launches & Fundraising Single Manager Hedge Funds Funds Wed, 02 Nov 2016 10:36:40 +0000 beverlychandler 245329 at http://www.hedgeweek.com HFR to launch HFRI-I futures contract http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/31/245263/hfr-launch-hfri-i-futures-contract <p><em><strong>Hedge fund data provider HFR is at an advanced stage of working with one of the large global derivatives exchanges to develop a new investment product, the HFRI-I futures contract, a contract based on the HFRI-I Fund Weighted Composite Investable Index.&nbsp; The firm writes that once launched, this will be an industry first.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/31/245263/hfr-launch-hfri-i-futures-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indexes Listings Single Manager Hedge Funds Indexes Surveys & research Mon, 31 Oct 2016 17:25:58 +0000 beverlychandler 245263 at http://www.hedgeweek.com It all comes down to style in managed futures http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/28/245188/it-all-comes-down-style-managed-futures <p><strong style="font-style: italic;">Managed futures have become an alternative asset class that is widely used by investors seeking overall portfolio diversification and absolute returns independent of the direction of broad equity and bond markets</strong>, <em><strong>according to a study by alternative investment managers Steben &amp; Company.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/28/245188/it-all-comes-down-style-managed-futures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commodities & Resources White papers Single Manager Hedge Funds Funds Fri, 28 Oct 2016 09:14:21 +0000 beverlychandler 245188 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Hedge fund industry capital up in third quarter http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/20/244960/hedge-fund-industry-capital-rose-third-quarter <p><em><strong>HFR reports that total hedge fund industry capital rose to a record level in 3Q16, as performance gains offset continued asset outflows which were concentrated in many of the industry&rsquo;s largest and most well-established managers.</strong></em>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/20/244960/hedge-fund-industry-capital-rose-third-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds of Hedge Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:52:27 +0000 beverlychandler 244960 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Preqin reports seven months of positive returns for hedge funds http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/20/244959/preqin-reports-seven-months-positive-returns-hedge-funds <p><em><strong>Preqin&rsquo;s latest hedge fund report finds that although&nbsp; hedge&nbsp; funds&nbsp; are&nbsp; under&nbsp; sustained&nbsp; investor&nbsp; scrutiny,&nbsp; the&nbsp; third&nbsp; quarter&nbsp; of&nbsp; 2016&nbsp; saw&nbsp; continued&nbsp; improvement&nbsp; in&nbsp; the&nbsp;performance&nbsp; of&nbsp; the&nbsp; asset&nbsp; class,&nbsp; marking&nbsp; seven&nbsp; consecutive&nbsp; months&nbsp; of&nbsp; positive&nbsp; returns&nbsp; for&nbsp; the&nbsp; industry.&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/20/244959/preqin-reports-seven-months-positive-returns-hedge-funds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investing in Hedge Funds Funds of Hedge Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Surveys & research Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:56:51 +0000 beverlychandler 244959 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Eurekahedge reports CTAs bucking the hedge fund outflow trend http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/19/244876/eurekahedge-reports-ctas-bucking-hedge-fund-outflow-trend <p><em><strong>The October 2016 Eurekahedge Report finds that over September 2016 hedge funds recorded their fifth month of investor redemptions pushing net investor allocations into the red for the year with USD8.7 billion outflows.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/19/244876/eurekahedge-reports-ctas-bucking-hedge-fund-outflow-trend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Market data Single Manager Hedge Funds Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:56:46 +0000 beverlychandler 244876 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Amundi brings real and alternative assets to single platform http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/27/244074/amundi-brings-real-and-alternative-assets-one-platform <p><em><strong>French asset management firm Amundi is launching a single platform designed to bring its real and alternative assets under one entity and drive its aim of becoming one of the leading alternative asset managers in Europe.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/27/244074/amundi-brings-real-and-alternative-assets-one-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Platforms Real Assets Private Equity Investments Real Estate Investing in Hedge Funds Multi Asset Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:06:49 +0000 beverlychandler 244074 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Eurekahedge reports CTAs see strongest interest from investors http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/20/243839/eurekahedge-reports-ctas-see-strongest-interest-investors <p><em><strong>The September 2016 Eurekahedge Report finds that, over August, hedge funds witnessed their&nbsp;fourth consecutive month of outflows with investor redemptions totalling USD23.8 billion during this period.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/20/243839/eurekahedge-reports-ctas-see-strongest-interest-investors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Market data Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 20 Sep 2016 14:06:25 +0000 beverlychandler 243839 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Selwood’s assets reach USD350m http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/19/243773/selwood%E2%80%99s-assets-reach-usd350m <p><em><strong>London-based alternative manager Selwood Asset Management is marking its first anniversary since launch and has had an increase in assets to USD350 million.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/19/243773/selwood%E2%80%99s-assets-reach-usd350m" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Launches & Fundraising Single Manager Hedge Funds Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:17:21 +0000 beverlychandler 243773 at http://www.hedgeweek.com HFR reports hedge funds up 3.5 per cent year to date http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/09/243416/hfr-reports-hedge-funds-35-cent-year-date <p><em><strong>Data from HFR shows that hedge funds advanced in August led by a resurgence in Energy/Basic Materials and Activist strategies.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/09/243416/hfr-reports-hedge-funds-35-cent-year-date" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Market data Single Manager Hedge Funds Results and performance Fri, 09 Sep 2016 07:14:50 +0000 beverlychandler 243416 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Devet Capital gains NFA license http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/07/243323/devet-capital-gains-nfa-license <p><strong><em>Systematic alternative investment manager Devet Capital Investments has received a license from the US National Futures Association enabling it to extend the marketing of the Devet Capital Absolute Return Strategy to American investors.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/07/243323/devet-capital-gains-nfa-license" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:26:38 +0000 beverlychandler 243323 at http://www.hedgeweek.com S&P Intelligence shows hedge funds moving out of equities http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/17/242762/sp-intelligence-shows-hedge-funds-moving-out-equities <p><em><strong>The latest Hedge Fund Tracker analysis from S&amp;P Global Market Intelligence shows the top funds managed approximately USD150 billion in equity holdings, up from the USD141 billion under management in the first quarter.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/17/242762/sp-intelligence-shows-hedge-funds-moving-out-equities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Wed, 17 Aug 2016 13:38:23 +0000 beverlychandler 242762 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Barclays finds hedge funds failing to meet investor expectations http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/08/242419/barclays-finds-hedge-funds-failing-meet-investor-expectations <p><em><strong>Barclays Prime Services Strategic Consulting has just completed its latest report entitled &lsquo;Against All Odds &ndash; Hedge Fund Industry Developments and Implications for Growth&rsquo;.</strong></em>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/08/242419/barclays-finds-hedge-funds-failing-meet-investor-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investing in Hedge Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Surveys & research Mon, 08 Aug 2016 11:25:52 +0000 beverlychandler 242419 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Japan hedge funds hit by Brexit http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/05/242351/japan-hedge-funds-hit-brexit <p><em><strong>Hedge fund data provider HFR reports that hedge funds investing in Japan declined to conclude the first half of 2016 as the Japanese Yen surged on Brexit, while hedge funds investing in China and throughout Emerging Asia posted mixed performance for the second quarter.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/05/242351/japan-hedge-funds-hit-brexit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia-Pacific Single Manager Hedge Funds Fri, 05 Aug 2016 07:20:32 +0000 beverlychandler 242351 at http://www.hedgeweek.com