Events

HEDGEWEEK LIVE EUROPE

The liquidity spectrum: How 2020’s black swans became “the new normal”, confronting hedge fund strategies of all stripes

The liquidity spectrum: How 2020’s black swans became “the new normal”, confronting hedge fund strategies of all stripes

With surges in volatility tipped to become increasingly frequent, so-called “black swan” events are more likely to become part of “the new normal”, speakers at this year’s Hedgeweek LIVE Europe summit heard.

HEDGEWEEK LIVE EUROPE

“A lack of diversity creates a lack of diversity”: Capital Generation Partners’ Charlotte Thorne discusses inclusion in the hedge fund industry

“A lack of diversity creates a lack of diversity”: Capital Generation Partners’ Charlotte Thorne discusses inclusion in the hedge fund industry

In an in-depth conversation with Hedgeweek’s editor-in-chief James Williams during last week’s Hedgeweek LIVE Europe summit, Charlotte Thorne, founding partner and co-chair of Capital Generation Partners, discussed how diversity and inclusion are reshaping the hedge fund industry, and explored some of the challenges and opportunities for firms arising from this growing trend.

HEDGEWEEK LIVE EUROPE

“Radical change”: Covid-19 is ultimate stress test for hedge funds’ cybersecurity

“Radical change”: Covid-19 is ultimate stress test for hedge funds’ cybersecurity

The shift to remote working as a result of the coronavirus pandemic proved to be the ultimate stress test for hedge funds’ cybersecurity and business continuity processes – but speakers at this year’s Hedgeweek LIVE Europe digital summit believe the industry has coped well with the unprecedented disruption.

HEDGEWEEK LIVE EUROPE

“Leave no stone unturned”: CIAM’s Anne-Sophie d’Andlau urges perseverance and diversity in building for success

“Leave no stone unturned”: CIAM’s Anne-Sophie d’Andlau urges perseverance and diversity in building for success

Robust, diversified teams that build trust with investors and differentiate themselves from competitors are vital for building long-term success in the hedge fund industry, says Anne-Sophie d’Andlau, co-founder, partner and deputy CEO at Paris- and London-based activist manager CIAM.

Hedgeweek LIVE Europe

Panelists discuss Covid-19, ESG and investor appetite in “extraordinary” year for hedge funds

Panelists discuss Covid-19, ESG and investor appetite in “extraordinary” year for hedge funds

This year’s Hedgeweek LIVE Europe digital summit opened with a broad overview of the prevailing hedge fund industry landscape in 2020, exploring a range of themes including the shifting perception of hedge funds among investors, the impact of Covid-19 on market opportunities, the increased importance of ESG among both managers and allocators, and the start-up environment for fledgling funds.