News

Windmill in the Netherlands

Dutch pension rules could signal boost for hedge funds

New act to allow shared management of pension assets and pave way for greater hedge fund investment

NFA board approves cyber-security guidance

‘Critical issue’ made top priority as futures regulator sets goals for next fiscal year

Regional futures industry associations announce merger

FIA, FIA Europe and FIA Asia to formally combine forces after global affiliation

Regional futures industry associations announce merger

FIA, FIA Europe and FIA Asia to formally combine forces after global affiliation

Ex-Sentinal head trader ordered to pay $2m for misuse of customer funds

Civil penalties follow eight-year jail sentence over 2007 collapse of Illinois cash management firm

US government unveils investment adviser AML rules

Fincen proposal follows decade-long talks of regime



Trump turns ire on ‘hedge fund guys’



HFSB to publish cyber-security guidance



Analysis

The Growth Of The Hybrid Fund

Search for yield and evolution of traditional structures prompts resurgence of private equity and hedge fund convergences


Go It Alone? Ucits Platforms Vs. Standalone Structures

  Ucits funds have enjoyed several successive years of strong

Pay-to-play: How To Manage State Regimes

Since the SEC voted to adopt a new regime addressing




How To Negotiate A PB Agreement


How To Navigate A New Tax Landscape


How To Prepare For Mifid II




Opinion

Case study: Esma AIFMD Q&A

What are the key takeaways from the most recent Esma Q&As on the application of the AIFMD?

DDQ: AIFMD

Potential implications of AIFMD on transatlantic capital flows could be significant

Structuring for success: LLP or Ltd?

Case Study: Staff Handbook

AIFMD FCA Fee Changes



VAT changes to watch out for


Case Study: Non-Competes


Insider Trading Prevention