The less common expenses funds are levying on investors

HFMWeek/Convergence investigation highlights popular “uncommon” expenses

Bart Chilton on the CFTC’s position limit failure

Ex-commissioner also urges US and European regulators to end stalemate

US Presidential Race: Don’t Believe the Political Hype

Although they have engineered many hedge fund-bashing headlines, experts say the policies of Republican frontrunners would be a boon for the sector

7 quick-fire questions: Semper Capital Management

Face-to-face with the chief executive of New York based mortgage securities specialist

SEC turns up the cyber-security heat

A new risk alert and recent fine shows the regulator is expecting the sector to get serious on cyber crime prevention

20 for 2016: The launches tipped to succeed

HFMWeek takes a look at the biggest prospects for next year

Get Ready For A Taping Revolution

Mifid II will usher in new recording requirements that firms have yet to wake up to

The future of Mauritian hedge funds

Island preserves tax efficient structures for now, but what about the longer term?

London keeps calling

Deloitte’s UK hedge fund leader Chris Farkas is positive on the future for “diversified asset managers”

5 HFMWeek breakfast takeaways: How the Ucits Landscape has evolved post-AIFMD

Sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which manages $2.6bn on its Ucits platform, talking points included the rationale for launching a liquid alts product, questions around due diligence and domicile.

5 HFMWeek breakfast takeaways: SEC offers guidance on cyber-security

Key points discussed including governance, risk assessment and vendor due diligence

Third Point ruling sparks calls for reporting reform

Managers want “outdated rules” changed

The regulators going hedge fund native

HFMWeek research highlights the large numbers of ex-regulatory individuals walking through the revolving door to work for hedge funds

Aberdeen targets “global leader” role in liquid alts

Head of alternatives Andrew McCaffery is bullish on global macro but staying away from distressed debt

Winton’s new frontier

Behind the scenes of David Harding’s latest project Winton Technology Ventures

What sort of cash management questions are investors asking?

Hedge funds are increasingly looking for cash alternatives amid the regulatory crackdown on bank balance sheets.

25 years of Aima: How it has evolved and what the future holds

A quarter of a century into its existence, HFMWeek talks to the organisation’s chiefs past and present

Dutch pension reforms a potential boon for hedge funds

New rules set to come into force in January could allow shared management of pension assets and pave the way for greater hedge fund investing