Analysis

Should You Be Considering Eltifs?

New vehicle offers distribution benefits but comes with investment restrictions


Don’t Get Caught Out Through Background Checks

Investigations on managers are a critical part of due diligence

What does Martin Wheatley’s FCA exit mean for dealing commissions?

Market participants contemplate resolutions



A Global Guide To Short Selling Regulations

HFMWeek explains short selling rules across the globe as regulators from China to Greece crack the whip


Riding The Multi-Strat Wave

Trium Capital looks to harness increased investor demand for diversified strategies


In-depth: Form ADV extension raises managed account concerns

Proposals for managed accounts to be reported in the Form ADV have provoked a strong reaction from managers


Global regulatory round-up: From Basel III to Mad II

We highlight the big regulatory changes and what you should be keeping an eye out for


SEC interview: keeping the pressure on cyber-security

Ex-hedge fund manager and acting director of the SEC’s OCIE arm Marc Wyatt sets out the regulator’s current priorities


Eclectica interview: Rebuilding The Volcano

Hugh Hendry and Tim Arengo-Jones discuss asset leakage and the lessons learnt from overly prescriptive risk management processes


24th HFMWeek AuA Survey Part 2

Growth continues to be slow but Citco bucks trend to take top spot


Are CSAs Set For A Reprieve?

Last month’s letter from the UK, Germany and France has raised questions over the EU dealing commission rules


Latest HFMWeek admin survey

Assets rise despite a stunted new launch market


How Can You Keep Your Clearing Costs Under Control?

Global regulations are putting significant pressure on a traditionally profitable service for the banks




Are Prime Brokers Using FCA Changes As An Excuse To Introduce Unfavourable Terms?

Lawyers warn some PBs are using new UK regulations to hike costs and introduce new conditions through the back door


Carried Interest Taxes In The Political Spotlight

Politicians on both sides of the Atlantic are looking to raise more taxes from carried interest but how much are hedge funds actually affected?


How The Swiss Got Shaken Up

Around 100 days ago, the transitional periods for Switzerland’s Collective Investment Schemes Act expired and managers were forced to comply with the tremendously overhauled regime. HFMWeek explores how things are working out in the popular hedge fund region


When Activists Collide (And Collaborate)

With activism as a hedge fund strategy on the rise, managers could increasingly battle over influencing companies


Stepping Into The Data Breach

Connecticutƒ??s broad data breach law leads to wide range of reporting