News

UK in renewed bid to stop Mifid II dealing commission ban

Esma set for crunch board meeting this month

Top 10 global shorts: Zoe’s Kitchen tops list of US shorts

Markit data sets out the top 10 shorts in global regions

Greenwich pension raises strategic alpha allocation

$389m scheme’s new allocation policy could treble investment in Loomis Sayles fund

Greenwich pension raises strategic alpha allocation

$389m scheme’s new allocation policy could treble investment in Loomis Sayles fund

Theleme CIO Degorce loses £8m HMRC tax appeal

Patrick Degorce bought the rights to feature films for an artificially inflated figure of £21.9m

SS&C to split up Advent following acquisition

Advent CEO Pete Hess to oversee creation of asset management and alternatives and advisory market groups



News round-up: Fortress president Stuart Bohart leaves firm


HFs rush to European stocks amid US/China sell-off


Opers appoints Richard Shafer as CIO



Analysis

5 HFMWeek breakfast takeaways: Raising seed capital

Pre-deal negotiations between emerging managers and seed providers dominated the agenda at HFMWeek’s September US breakfast briefing


5 HFMWeek breakfast takeaways: Extending the passport and AIFMD one year on

Key AIFMD issues range from passport extensions to reporting problems and reverse inquiry grey areas

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


HFMWeek/AlphaPipe Service Provider Snapshot Q2 2015




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