News

Squeeze continues as performance fees fall at record rate

Goldman Sachs cap intro research reveals continued fall in fees following subdued performance in 2016


UN PRI creating a hedge fund working group

Managers to develop ESG factors for hedge fund investing

Failed ODD puts off 35% of investors, JP Morgan finds

Regulatory compliance and fees among top concerns, according to 2018 institutional investor research



BNP Paribas launches financial start-ups fund

PR Investment Fund part of ‘open innovation’ initiative


Citco: Hedge fund administration reaching ‘tipping point’

Admin’s industry spotlight says proportion of services being outsourced continues to rise


Credit Suisse to appeal ruling in Highland legal battle

Bank vows to fight on after Texas appeals court orders it to repay hedge fund


News round-up: Nasdaq alleges Long Blockchain misled investors

Alden buys Aerosoles intellectual property; Aussie manager shorts domestic currency; and more…


Schroders raises $200m for securitised credit fund

Schroder Loan Opportunities Fund I launched earlier this month


LUX FTS taps Point72 for CTO

Christopher Bloechle’s appointment allows tech company to create new chief innovation officer role


Oceanwood hires ex-CQS, BlueCrest HR pro for chief of staff role

Graeme Beveridge joins Tudor spin-out in London


News round-up: Hedge funds wing new returns from leasing aircraft

Elliott weighs in on Fidessa takeover; Dalio puts chance of US recession before 2020 at 70%; and more


Custom House re-hires David Barry as COO

Admin vet has spent last two-and-a-half years with Portcullis Asset Management


Apex US sales head departs

Daniel Strachman leaving to join ETF provider




Ex-Goldman Asia ops chief joins Wei Capital as COO

Mariko Tsuchida leaves Auroville for COO at Hong Kong-based fund manager


HK incubator Opim launches quant fund

Ex-Paine Webber, UBS trading head Ray Ko to run CR-Wellington AI Fund


News round-up: Steve Cohen loses bid to seal sexism lawsuit

Alan Howard’s hedge fund down 9% in 2017; Commonfund pushes endowments to cut hedge fund investments; and more…


Context hires UBS O’Connor pro to lead biz dev

Arun Gowda was previously head of US business development for Guggenheim Fund Solutions


GoldenTree partner bows out after 18 years

Senior portfolio manager retires from credit giant after 18 years