Hillary Clinton pledges to close Volcker rule’s “hedge fund loophole”

Democratic frontrunner wants more reporting through Form PF

US Supreme Court decision could overturn insider trading cases

Denial to review Second Circuit’s Newman ruling is blow for authorities

Carey Olsen opens Singapore office

Office to focus on investment funds and capital markets

Hedge funds can’t “fly under radar” of cyber-criminals, warns Aima

Industry group’s new cyber guidance seen by HFMTechnology

Praxient Capital prepares to shutter

Remaining fund now managed by spin-out Alfreton Capital

Gottex appoints ex-EY auditor as CFO

Pierre Udriot to join in November, taking over from Tim Roniger

News round-up: Winton and Aspect’s systematic funds up in September

$12.6bn Winton Futures and $878m Aspect Diversified both up over 3%; Elliott ups stakes in two tech firms with eyes on merger; and more …

Acadian preps systematic long/short equity fund

Boston manager to launch market-neutral strategy following $50m institutional commitment

$3.3bn US university plan cuts HF target

University of Missouri System approves reduction of absolute return allocation to 6%

Esma plans work on AIFMD passport advice through 2016

Regulator sets out priorities for next year

News round-up: Hillary Clinton unveils plans to tax HFT and increase fines

Goldman and Morgan Stanley winning back hedge fund business; Herbalife shares drop on Ackman accusations; and more…

Deutsche Bank facing $7bn loss

German bank warns investors higher than expected capital charges have led to write-off

HSBC lands $1bn Lynx mandate

Irish securities services unit to provide fund admin to $6bn CTA’s Swedish onshore vehicles

September volatility hammers activists and event driven managers

Hedge funds post longest sustained performance decline since crisis

Dyal Capital acquires stake in Chenavari

London credit manager is latest to sell a stake to private equity fund

Apex boosts AuA to $45bn and takes on $1.5bn CTA

Amplitude Capital has offices in Switzerland, UK and Cayman

News round-up: Bain Capital closes $2.2bn Absolute Return Capital fund

Goldman and Morgan Stanley boost prime brokerage market share; Hedge fund losses worst since 2008; and more…

Ex-ING quant pro launches DAX CTA fund

McLean systematic fund launched this month and is backed by McLean Advisory