Analysis

The big get bigger as MAP giants continue to see significant growth

HFM’s latest managed account platform survey highlights continued inflows to external platforms


Online poll: HFs less bullish than Rubenstein on future growth

Half say growth expected but not at levels predicted by Carlyle co-CEO

Salt 2017: Humility, the rise of the machines and a little bit of optimism

Bill Ackman, Michael Hintze and Bruce Richards among big names at the annual Las Vegas bash



Rise of the machines

Huge resources are being poured into trying to keep ahead of the pack


En marche: Will Paris become a more popular hedge fund home?

What now for HFs in France after Emmanuel Macron’s ascent to the presidency?


The AlphaPipe-HFMWeek Service Provider Snapshot Q1: 2017

A record number of funds closed or de-registered as prime brokers cut back on less profitable clients


How firms hire the right hedge fund COO

HFMWeek examines recruitment trends for the top non-investment hedge fund job


Could Mena be opening up to hedge funds?

HFMWeek explores short-selling developments in Saudi Arabia and beyond


Will a US visa crackdown hit hedge fund tech staff?

Industry experts are hopeful the sector will escape much of the fallout previously predicted


Hedge funds and the media: Crisis management and building brands

The evolving ways hedge funds are engaging with the press


History repeated: Is the time finally right to reform carried interest?

High-profile tax structure returns to the spotlight but hurdles remain


The end of ‘free’ PB benefits in Europe?

HFMWeek looks at whether Mifid II will force prime brokers to charge separately for cap intro and consulting


Staking out the hedge fund sector

Fee pressure, performance worries and a broader alternatives focus from certain investors is complicating the picture




The slow but steady charge of the Canadian prime brokers

Several big banks are spotting opportunities to expand their services south of the border


California dreaming: Tech talent, tax and investor growth in the Golden State

HFMWeek examines what attracts hedge funds to the West Coast 


Is the SEC’s derivatives crackdown dead in the water?

HFMWeek asks what’s next for the SEC’s Rule 18f-4 plans which would have hit managed futures mutual funds hard


Standing out from the crowd: The quest for long/short equity funds to prove their worth

Specialist equity managers are back on the radar, but how do funds in the sector catch the eye of allocators?


Europe to remain Chenavari’s specialty

Loïc Fery, CEO & co-CIO of the $5.5bn manager, sets out where he is spotting growth opportunities across the continent