Digital asset investment products saw inflows of USD83 million last week, according to the the latest Digital Asset Fund Flows report from CoinShares' James Butterfill.
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Hedge funds are growing in confidence following a positive start to the year, according to the Alternative Investment Management Association’s latest quarterly Hedge Fund Confidence Index.
Bernstein Research launches “Alphalytics” tool to better quantify value of the global asset management industry
Bernstein Research, the global sell side research arm of AllianceBernstein (AB), has officially rolled out a first-of-its-kind “Alphalytics” tool to better quantify and effectively measure the skillsets and value of the global asset management industry.
Seward & Kissel survey finds alternative investment allocators likely to increase allocations to less liquid strategies and embrace new managers
While the “fear gauge” that tracks market volatility has remained at elevated levels since the onset of the pandemic, those who allocate alternative investment dollars for large investors are showing no signs of skittishness, according to the Alternative Investment Allocator Survey conducted by leading law firm Seward & Kissel.
“Cautiously optimistic”: New industry study finds hedge funds buoyant in 2021 after overcoming Covid challenges
Hedge funds are “cautiously optimistic” on their growth prospects for the coming year, according to a new deep-dive industry study jointly published by the Alternative Investment Management Association, Simmons & Simmons and Seward & Kissel.
Flows into digital asset investments remained positive last week at USD21 million but were the lowest since October 2020, according to the latest Digital Asset Fund Flows Weekly report from CoinShares.
New hedge fund launches hit highest level in three years, as managers seize on growing opportunities
The number of new hedge funds being launched has reached its highest level in three years, as managers look to capitalise on the nascent economic recovery, idiosyncratic and volatility-based opportunities, and a shifting macro environment.
The hedge fund industry experienced USD30.5 billion in inflows in January, a strong start to the year following a December that saw nearly balanced flow activity with USD42.6 million in redemptions, according to the Barclay Fund Flow Indicator from BarclayHedge.
The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for March 2021 measured 2.49 per cent, up from 2.37 per cent in February.
The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has outlined a three-point plan to further harmonise derivatives trade reporting requirements and deliver against the objectives that were originally established by the Group of 20 (G20) at its historic 2009 summit in Pittsburgh.