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Jasmin Leitner

HF/PE convergence can benefit managers but also creates new competition

The convergence between private equity and hedge funds is a growing trend. And while many


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Paul McMillan

Editor’s view: Alt mutual funds plan SEC fight back

Firms believe they have a number of tools at their disposal as concern grows over


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Christina Bertinelli

Coping with investor due diligence in the Google age  

Lumentus partner discusses the first line of due diligence from investors


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Paul McMillan

Editor’s view: Liquid alts growth- a tale of two continents

HFMWeek research reveals the biggest alt Ucits platforms and continued growth as US flat-lines


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Jerome Wigny

Can managers benefit from Luxembourg’s new Raif structure?  

Jerome Wigny explains the benefits of Luxembourg's latest bid to attract hedge fund business


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Paul McMillan

The HFM team takes a look at the year ahead

We set out some of the key themes likely to dominate the hedge fund sector


Seeding
Seda Livian, Dave Racich and Amber Williams

Seeding deals require careful tax consideration

EY specialists examine consequences of various arrangements


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Sam Dale

Managers set to fightback against SEC derivative rules

The industry has until March 28 to lobby against far-reaching changes


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Matt Smith

2015 Review: Quotes of the year

Simon Ruddick, Donald Trump, John Paulson; and more



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Sophie Segal

Managers may find opportunities ripe amid market distress

Third Avenue Management, Stone Lion Capital and Lucidus Capital events all distinct but point to


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Paul McMillan

Editor’s view: Opportunities for the nimble amid the high yield strain

Investor sentiment has been souring for months, say investors


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Joseph Bianco and Seda Livian

How to cope with the new US tax audit regime

The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (the Act), recently signed into law, contains new rules


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Paul McMillan

Editor’s view: The exaggerated death of cap-intro and CFTC source code anger

Simon Ruddick highlights European hedge fund hostility while US derivatives regulator triggers strong reaction from


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Sam Dale

CFTC faces industry backlash over algo trading rules

Managers are concerned about handing over their "secret sauce" codes to regulators


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William Keunen

What challenges are hedge funds facing at the end of 2015?

Citco global director examines the landscape of the hedge fund sector at the end of


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Richard H. Baker

What we learned from the first Form PF data

MFA CEO discusses how new transparency rules are shining new lights on hedge funds


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Paul McMillan

Editor’s view: Seeding activity on the rise as allocators evolve

HFMWeek research highlights increase in dry powder and investment activity


New York
Chris Josselyn

Seeding environment remains highly fertile

2016 looks to be exciting year in seeding space


Pension considers allocation to long/short equity fund this week
Jack Inglis

The perception needs to catch up with the reality of modern hedge funds

Aima chief explains how pension funds' view of hedge funds is changing


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Paul McMillan

Editor’s view: Looking back at 10 years of HFMWeek

The sector is a very different beast to the one that greeted the launch of


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Gwyn Roberts

Then and now: How the hedge fund world has changed in 10 years

Pageant Media group head of content reflects on industry changes in the last decade