Analysis

Mapping the marketeers

HFMWeek takes stock of the third-party marketing landscape and factors for managers to consider when selecting a partner


Where are hedge fund managers at with Mifid II?

A month on from Mifid II’s start date, HFMWeek explores the issues that remain unresolved

Should you be parcelling your PB and admin relationships?

Large players are said to be seeing increased cross-selling opportunities despite many big bank admins exiting the space in recent years



Global litigation funding opportunities set to increase

Cayman Islands and Hong Kong rulings are set to provide more options for managers


Has the time come for alternative financing solutions?

Several firms have launched platforms looking to introduce managers to investors prepared to offer financing support


Can the UK become a hedge fund domicile post-Brexit?

HFMWeek explores the possible opportunities for the country to become an attractive global hub


US hedge funds eye restructures to benefit from tax reforms

The Trump administration has tried to carve out managers from key measures but experts spot potential opportunities 


A dive inside Winton’s data hive

HFMWeek examines the colony created by David Harding’s quant giant


Top 10 Ucits platform survey for 2018

Big quants fuel strong growth as Universal-Investment takes top spot


2018 preview: Briefing notes for a busy year ahead

HFMWeek looks forward to a year of opportunities and challenges


No Mifid II meltdown but teething problems reported

Experts say the true effects of the new European regime will only be understood in the months and years ahead


End of year round-up: Investor sentiment improving from a low ebb

Positive flows indicate investor sentiment may be thawing; with sector specialists and CTAs strats benefitting


End of year round-up: Prime brokers are open for business again

With increasing competition, balance sheet innovations and the prospect of looser regulations, the PB squeeze seen in recent years is a thing of the past




2017 year in review: Less pessimism but big challenges remain

Better performance, improving investor sentiment and more inviting financing conditions were all positives, although big challenges remain


End of year round-up: Cyber-security and regtech challenges dominate

In the hedge fund technology space, debate has focused on managed solutions, cyber threats and preparing for Mifid II


29th biannual assets under administration survey part 2 – FoHFs

SS&C extends lead at the top amid improved FoHF performance in 2017


End of year round-up: Trump administration ushers in US regulatory shift

In Europe, firms consumed with preparations for impact of Mifid II


End of year round-up: M&A activity dominates the admin space

Bank admins have been a particularly fruitful target of acquirers