News

The City of London in the afternoon

John Paulson’s merger arb Ucits doubles capacity

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

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

Buying activity towards end of Aug reverses net selling from June onwards

Opers appoints Richard Shafer as CIO

Acting CIO appointed following year-long spell in role

Opers appoints Richard Shafer as CIO

Acting CIO appointed following year-long spell in role

UK in renewed bid to stop Mifid II dealing commission ban

Esma set for crunch board meeting this month

Tenor Capital tops asset target for arbitration fund

New York manager closed niche vehicle with $170m



KeyQuant launches Cayman CTA fund


Connecticut pension halves BlueCrest FoHF investment


Experts call for pan-European alt credit passport



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