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Yyves Choueifaty, TOBAM

Bitcoin has potential to become standard measure of value, says TOBAM’s CEO

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 10:39

Cryptocurrencies have been a hot button topic among investors over the last 12 months but amid all the hype, the key question is: Is this a de facto asset class? Or merely an exotic star that will burn brightly only to end in a spectacular supernova? Just look at what has happened to the price of bitcoin in recent days. »

Isabelle Mateos y Largo, BlackRock

China’s economic slow down “good news” for the global economy says BlackRock’s chief multi-asset strategist

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 15:28

2017 was, in many respects, an exceptional year for global markets with both risky assets and safe assets performing well, which is quite rare.  »

Chris Duggan, CAIS

CAIS 2018 to explore transformative impact of technology on alternative investment industry

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 09:07

Next February will be the fifth instalment of the Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS), hosted by Dart Enterprises at the stunning Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa on Grand Cayman.  »

Gary John-Baptiste, ABN AMRO

Aspect Capital on short term trading for alpha generation at the Amsterdam Investor Forum: The skill of capturing ephemeral market alpha

Tue, 09/01/2018 - 17:39

Aspect Capital, one of Europe’s leading CTAs, will be discussing short-term trading at the Amsterdam Investor Forum on 6 March 2018. Dr Constantin Filitti will feature on the panel, along with Nicolas Mirjolet, CIO, Tolomeo Capital.   »

Macron will want to make his voice heard at Climate Change Summit

Mon, 11/12/2017 - 12:05

Jean-Philippe Desmartin, Head of Responsible Investment at Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management, on what to expect from Emmanuel Macron at this week’s climate change summit in Paris… »

Hedge fund assets are migrating to lower cost structures, says Gemini survey

Thu, 07/12/2017 - 11:05

Thirty-three per cent of investors and senior fund managers currently use some type of platform for manager allocations, according to a poll carried out during a recent Gemini webinar moderated by James Williams (pictured), Managing Editor of Hedgeweek. »

James Williams, Hedgeweek

What are the key steps in setting up a hedge fund in the United States?

Wed, 06/12/2017 - 14:14

The key steps involved in successfully launching a hedge fund in the US were the focus of a recent one-day summit hosted by Hedgeweek at the University Club in New York City.  »

James Williams, Hedgeweek

Alternative investment LPs want more transparency and co-investment opportunities

Tue, 28/11/2017 - 10:18

Last month, Hedgeweek, in partnership with Intralinks, hosted a breakfast briefing in London to present the findings of a global LP survey that sought to determine investor sentiment towards GPs.  »

Cboe Global Markets to Present at BoAML Future of Financials 2017 on 15 November

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 18:45

Cboe Global Markets chairman and chief executive Edward Tilly, and President and chief operating officer Chris Concannon are to make a joint presentation at present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Future of Financials 2017 Conference in New York. »

Corey Goldman, Hedge Funds Care Canada

HFC Canada holds 14th annual Toronto Benefit

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 10:29

Well over 150 members of Canada’s alternative investment industry and broader financial community gathered at Baro Restaurant on Thursday, 2 November for the 14th Annual HFC Toronto Benefit – a special fundraising gala organised by Hedge Funds Care Canada/Help for Children. »


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