News

Brevan Howard is moving some of its most senior traders back to London

John Paulson’s merger arb Ucits doubles capacity

$19bn New York firm’s $1.1bn liquid alts fund now has $2bn “soft limit”

Experts call for pan-European alt credit passport

Lawyers want carve out for AIFs, Ucits and Eltifs

ConceptONE managing director departs

Gary Kaminsky leaves after two years at regulatory firm

ConceptONE managing director departs

Gary Kaminsky leaves after two years at regulatory firm

News round-up: Ex-Credit Suisse pro to launch quant fund

Puerto Rico to open restructure talks with hedge funds; Visium healthcare fund up 11.2% YTD; and more…

Aberdeen completes private equity specialist acquisition

One of Scotland-headquartered asset manager’s two alts deals, Arden expected to close by year-end



Sinopac quant fund up 20% this year on Asian volatility


Esma launches final Mifid II consultation on trading rules


Esma extends Greek short selling ban by one month



Analysis

Plug and play or independence: What are your options? 

As the launch environment gets tougher, there are a number of routes to take


LLP V Co: UK tax changes are muddying the waters

Recent policy changes mean there are a number of new factors to consider when looking to launch or restructure your firm

European remuneration rules: Is the bark worse than the bite?

Managers have lots to consider but the pay rule reality is not as bad as some fear




HFMWeek/AlphaPipe Service Provider Snapshot Q2 2015


Dodd-Frank: Five years on


FoHFs expand their seeding footprint




Have your Say



Opinion

SEC case highlights support CCOs must be given

Demonstrating a robust compliance culture is critical to successfully attracting institutional investors and avoiding regulatory sanctions

Editor’s view: US manager Ucits push continues apace

Balyasny joins the likes of Paulson and Visium in launching European liquid alts

Is acquisitive SS&C set to take top admin spot?

Editor’s view: Admin Citco overtakes State Street for top spot in assets

How will Volcker rule alter banks’ hedge fund investments?



Let’s extend AIFMD passport to all fund centres


Cayman has it all to play for on AIFMD passport