News

Dalton Strategic Partnership names royal as new CEO

Ex-Goldman adviser Prince Wenceslas von Liechtenstein takes up role after joining as partner in July


Turner appoints global fixed income head

Firm recruits New Sky founder Stefania Perrucci ahead of fund series launch

Online poll: One third of HFs bring in hurdle rates

Introduction of hurdles on performance fees gains momentum



News round-up: Soros tops global hedge fund rich list

Costly Yirendai short starting to offer dividends; Hedge fund teen hits out at NFA; and more…


Smaller hedge funds win carve out in SEC reporting reforms

Threshold for new managed account disclosures raised from $150m to $500m


Castilium Capital CIO and COO depart

London-based systematic firm exited Mayfair offices in July


GoldenTree founder preparing Marble Point Credit

New US loan and CLO investment firm in Connecticut led by Tom Shandell


Brummer’s new global macro team make strong debut

Arete Capital Partners went live this month; could receive ‘several hundred million’ from Swedish giant


UBS FoHF unit appoints new European investments head

Ex-Falcon Asset Management partner Edoardo Rulli rejoins UBS replacing Matthew Jamieson


News round-up: Court appoints liquidator for stricken Platinum

Hedge funds fight for bond settlement payout; Brazil fund bets on economy upturn; and more…


Carlyle to sell ESG stake; Claren Road under review

Emerging Sovereign Group partners to buy back Carlyle’s 55% stake


Credit and multi-asset worst hit in July as outflows continue

$25.2bn pulled from the sector in July although commodities and managed futures see positive growth


CQS reveals profit dip from 2015 fund losses

Michael Hintze’s London hedge fund sees 23% fall in earnings




News round-up: Och-Ziff said to cut management fees

HF inroads hurt reinsurers; UBS’ O’Connor faces unfair dismissal claim; and more…


Context sees macro mutual pass $100m

Asset manager seeking to add three hedge fund sub-advised offerings to liquid alts platform in next 12-18 months


EM specialist Gramercy hires trading desk chief

Chris Tackney joins $5.7bn credit manager in Connecticut


Two Sigma makes first push into Ucits with Schroders

The $200m market-neutral diversified fund starts trading this week


Ex-Citigroup director to launch commodities hedge fund

Pravin Chandrasekaran aims to raise $250m for AI launch next year