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”

SS&C snaps up software firm as acquisition spree rolls on

Firm buys Varden Technologies

KeyQuant launches Cayman CTA fund

The Key Trends 15 fund launched this week with $16m

KeyQuant launches Cayman CTA fund

The Key Trends 15 fund launched this week with $16m

Connecticut pension halves BlueCrest FoHF investment

BlueCrest hit by redemptions after Albourne recommendation

Experts call for pan-European alt credit passport

Lawyers want carve out for AIFs, Ucits and Eltifs



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