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EU Commission pushes for pan-European insolvency regime

Hedge funds say rule changes are essential for Capital Markets Union


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Ex-Fred Alger tech pro to launch new TMT l/s fund

John McPeake set to launch Devi Capital Management in October

Man Group profits up on fee income jumps

Performance fees nearly double in H1, driven by AHL



UBS launches GBP share class for global l/s fund

Irish-domiciled vehicle seeks less volatility than long-only funds


Alternative Ucits funds down -0.4% over the last week

Emerging market funds plummet -1.6% in seven days


SS&C launches form ADV Market Intelligence tool

Platform scrapes all data from SEC form ADV filings


News-round-up: Wells Fargo launches commodities funds

Hedge funds battle for returns on from defunct Spanish rail firm; Paulson and Einhorn stay with gold; and more…


UK and German AIFMD battle delays authorisations

Some EU managers of non-EU funds have suffered year-long wait


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


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


III Capital launches convexity fund with $100m seed

Investors preparing for increased volatility, $3.8bn firm says




RWC hires ex-Fulcrum director as partner

Athanasios Bolmatis left Fulcrum in May after over eight years


Cheyne hires ex-JP Morgan equites trader

Fomer trader at George Soros’ hedge fund joins as partner at London firm


Linear hires new CTO as it opens European office

Norman Hartmann will run office out of Hamburg


FoHFs see $16.7bn Q1 redemptions

Share of total hedge fund assets falls to 30.4% despite performance gains of 2.38%


CFTC hires Newedge head of compliance as swaps chief

New director will implement registration rules for swap dealers