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SEC makes it “riskier” for HFs to engage third-party marketers

Hedge fund managers should be more careful about engaging municipal advisors and broker-dealers as third-party marketers after the SEC finally... Read More


Lux delays Fatca filing date for second time

Deadline extended from 31 July to 31 August

News round-up: ValueAct takes stake in Smiths Group

Activist manager adds to Rolls Royce position; Baupost Group looses 1.4% in Q2; and more…



Goldman Sachs AM deploys $250m FoHF mandate

Capital allocated to 25 managers since April


California pension lands direct lending investment

$1.8bn Stancera approves $15m Raven fund allocation


Singapore manager launches $225m Japan-focused fund

New fund to exploit corporate governance rules in country


Balyasny hires quant portfolio manager

Giancarlo Cobino joins from Luxembourg-based Kutta Capital


China HF manager VL AM launches HK fund

VL China Fund to launch on 10 August and invest at least 70% in Hong Kong equities


Omni Partners bolsters investor relations team

Rajesh Shanmuganathan to focus on Omni Event Fund


Ex-Cheyne partner’s Melqart appoints operations manager

Warren Ladd was previously Hall Commodities head of ops


News round-up: Citadel has China account suspended

Incoming BoE policymaker to cut Brevan Howard ties; Activist fund builds Rolls-Royce stake; and more …


Black River to shut four funds and eyes job cuts

Firm to return $1bn to investors with jobs and offices also under threat


South Ferry Capital Management appoints CCO

Sigma spinout takes on multi-family office pro




Serengeti partner leaves to start her own fund

Vivian Lau understood to be preparing to launch vehicle


One in four managers fear non-traditional competition

Study finds 25% of managers see entrance of tech or non-financial players as “highly likely”


News round-up: AQR trading head leaves as SEC probes old firm

Fortress to shrink macro business; Paulson donates $8.5m to academy schools and more…


Prestige opens second Malta office

Naxxar space follows AIFMD licence from regulator


FCA hires wholesale investment supervision head

Megan Butler joins on secondment from the PRA