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Interest rate rises up hedge fund performance pressure

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The Financial Stability Board (FSB) has warned that some hedge funds now have “very high levels of synthetic leverage”, debt created by the use of derivatives or other financial instruments...

The dramatic increase in global interest rates over the past 18 months has prompted hedge fund investors to warn managers that they face an increased risk of redemptions and pressure...

Man Numeric, the quant investment arm of Man Group, the world’s largest listed hedge fund manager, is aiming to execute 100% of its high-yield and investment-grade bond trades via digital...

Reuben Abrams, a former portfolio manager at Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC, is planning to launch a London-based long-short equities hedge fund by the end of 2023, according to a...

A fall in US inventories of crude oil prompted hedge funds and other money managers to purchase the equivalent of 19 million barrels in the NYMEX and ICE US crude...

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), and Managed Funds Association MFA, along with four other industry bodies, have filed a law suit challenging the adoption of the new Private Funds...

INSIGHTS

Few hedge fund professionals have held leadership roles in the US, UK, and France. Benjamin Roy’s career has seen him lead tech teams on both sides of the Atlantic, including as head of global markets technology and operations Americas at Société Générale, and now as chief technology officer (CTO) at Paris-headquartered quantitative investment manager Capital Fund Management (CFM), where he is overseeing the evolution of the firm’s technological platform and IT teams.
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