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BOCA RATON, FLORIDA - FEBRUARY 1: The population of Boca Raton was estimated in 2012 to be 87,836 people with over 21% of those people over age 65 on February 1, 2013 in Boca Raton, Florida.

III Capital launches convexity fund with $100m seed

Investors preparing for increased volatility, $3.8bn firm says

Quotes of the week: “Hit and run” activists and industry Budget boon

Presidential candidate hopeful Hillary Clinton sets out her economic vision and industry experts highlight Budget changes

Bank of England hires Brevan Howard senior economist

Gertjan Vlieghe takes up three-year term from 1 September

Bank of England hires Brevan Howard senior economist

Gertjan Vlieghe takes up three-year term from 1 September

News round-up: Armajaro to close commodities fund

Commodities offering to close this month; Claren Road AM facing withdrawals; and more…

Hillary Clinton calls for exec pay shakeup and activist regs

Presidential candidate says she will increase capital gains tax for many investors in the top tax bracket



RWC hires ex-Fulcrum director as partner


Cheyne hires ex-JP Morgan equites trader


Linear hires new CTO as it opens European office



Analysis

How Basel III Is Shaking Up The Hedge Fund Sector

Rules coming fully into force in 2019 are already having an impact on costs and reshaping the market


AIFMD: Who Is Thriving And Who Is Still Waiting For Take-Off?

Service providers, large managers and alternative Ucits all benefiting from directive

Will Managers Be Hit By Systemic Risk Rules?

Hedge funds are lobbying the SEC to show pragmatism as it assesses if regime should apply




Should You Be Considering Eltifs?


Don’t Get Caught Out Through Background Checks




Have your Say



Opinion

What is the best way for European managers to access the US?

BNY Mellon MD examines the best ways to access the US from a European base

Assessing the Basel III effect and regulatory battles

We look at the numerous ways Basel III/G-Sib rules are impacting the sector

UK and German regulators clash over AIFMD attestation requirement

The ousting of FCA chief Martin Wheatley

Tick-box mentality grows one year after AIFMD



Editor’s view: Managers ready and waiting on Iran


Anti-money laundering law welcomed


The human factor in credit investing