News

New York City

Trio spinning out of Platinum Partners for TMT/industrials launch

Brothers Adam and Greg Brenner and Mikal Patel to launch Oribel Capital later in the year

Global macro/event driven hit hardest in sell-off, says Lyxor

Global macro funds on Lyxor’s managed account platform fell -4.1% last week

News round-up: Man Group’s China chief said to be assisting police

Daniel Zwirn teaming up with Westaim Corporation to launch Arena Finance Company and Arena Investors

News round-up: Man Group’s China chief said to be assisting police

Daniel Zwirn teaming up with Westaim Corporation to launch Arena Finance Company and Arena Investors

Alt Ucits data firm LuxHedge acquired by Finvex Group

Brussels-based consulting firm buys Lux firm for an undisclosed sum

Ex-SAC Capital trader re-emerges with L/S equity vehicle

Forrest Fontana launches new fund after settling SEC allegations in 2011



NFA board approves cyber-security guidance


SEB’s Herrlin appointed global head of hedge funds


Aberdeen launches $500m liquid alts fund



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