Opinion

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Solvency II: Challenges for Hedge Fund Managers

Confluence analyst assesses the impact of Solvency II for hedge funds



Sam Dale

How hedge funds should be preparing for US tax reform

President Trump's plans could have wide-ranging impact on managers' taxes



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Mifid II must now be a top priority

Rob Mellor explains how firms should be getting to work ahead of the January deadline



Sam Dale

Compliance is not enough: Lessons from the fall of SAC Capital

Author Sheelah Kolhatkar explains what she learnt from writing on Steve Cohen



Sam Dale

SEC Form ADV reforms signal wider transparency drive

The SEC is extending Form ADV reporting requirements to managed accounts



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Why research unbundling matters to US fund managers

European investment rules could have a global impact



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Why delaying implementation on Mifid II could cause problems

“A CIO should be able to see the completion of a trade wherever it is



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CCOs quit hedge funds over regulatory Sword of Damocles

Nigel Farmer discusses the impact of growing CCO liability in the United States



Charles Pine

New York CCOs face tough new AML and anti-terrorist financing regime

Charles Pine explains the tough new rules from New York state



Michael Sheen

Editor’s View: Under pressure

We discuss the biggest topic affecting our sector this month



Sam Dale

What you need to know about regulatory changes in Singapore

MAS is making big changes to market structure from cyber-security to distribution


Sam Dale

Editor’s View: Managers fight back against SEC

We discuss the biggest topic affecting our sector this month


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How to comply with the new EU securities financing rules

Dechert lawyers explain teh new rules sweeping across European firms this year


Chris Josselyn

InvestorWatch: FCA targets investment consultants

UK regulator is investigating conflicts of interest at investment consultants


Anthony Payne

Case study: Websites

How managers can use sites to build their brands, communicate and stand out


Daksha Baxi

No MAT levy on Hedge Funds or foreign companies in India

The Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) has been operative in India for 23 years. The provision


Abigail Bell

Case study: Emir

Will you see the elimination of Isda agreements under Europe's OTC derivatives regulation?


Simon Whiteside

Case study: AIFMD passport

How do managers prepare for the possible passport extension?


Jeffrey Kirk

Structuring offshore hedge funds in BVI

Business Companies are the most prevalent form of BVI fund vehicle


Chris Josselyn

DDQ: Dodd-Frank reporting obligations

US and non-US industry participants hit by rules


Chris Josselyn

DDQ: AIFMD

Potential implications of AIFMD on transatlantic capital flows could be significant


Neil Simpson

Structuring for success: LLP or Ltd?

First requirement of the hedge fund business structure is limited liability