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Bobby Johal

Brexit: no cause for panic but that doesn’t mean you can sit on your hands

Cordium's Bobby Johal on why firms need to start contingency planning in earnest


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Jasmin Leitner

Leading consultant pushes for HF fee transparency

Albourne 'price discovery' initiative will rely on HF input to succeed


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Jasmin Leitner

Buyers’ market for seeding suggests squeeze in terms

Lawyers point to hedge fund backers asking for revenue-share increases


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Paul McMillan

Seeders bullish amid the tough market terrain

Seed investors have large amounts of dry powder available although some experts are concerned about


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Bill Prew

What now for UK hedge fund regulation after Brexit?

Nobody quite knows what the UK’s negotiating position will be, including possibly the government


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Guillaume Touze

Boutiques can beat the big firms with alternative Ucits

Why smaller managers have major advantages in terms of performance


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Paul McMillan

Trump’s regulatory rollback could provide big opportunities

Donald Trump’s victory in last week’s US election has raised manager hopes that the president-elect


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Miluska Berrospi

Insurance-dedicated funds gain traction

IDFs are poised to become one of the industry's larger trends


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Jon Caplis

What investors consider when allocating to emerging managers

Jon Caplis explains what investors are looking for in smaller hedge funds



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Paul McMillan

More managers looking to IDFs to boost HNWI assets

HFMWeek has learned that a number of large managers are planning Insurance Dedicated Fund launches


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Neil Servis and Hassan Jeraj

What are the key opportunities for European credit funds?

Serone Capital asks whether the ECB should extend QE to include SME CLO programmes


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Paul McMillan

The risks and rewards of media engagement

Anthony Scaramucci calls on managers to take their heads out of the sand but many


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Sam Dale

It’s time for hedge funds to step out of the shadows

The public debate about hedge funds is taking place whether managers engage or not


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Paul McMillan

CFTC edges closer to final rules on controversial Reg AT

Concessions planned but perhaps not enough for managers


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Ken Yormark and William Olsen

What the Och-Ziff charges show hedge funds about tackling corruption

Grant Thornton on the need for a top-down commitment to integrity and solid anti-corruption compliance


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Andrew Beer

History is repeating itself with trends in smart beta

Beachhead managing director talks about historical low cost investment trends


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Paul McMillan

Our 20 for 2017 jump high hurdles for lift-off

In a tough asset-raising environment managers launching out on their own are still raising decent


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Jasmin Leitner

Management fees, lock-ups and large ticket discounts require caution

Fee reductions are becoming more wide-spread, but experts caution that all deals need to be


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Joshua Maxey

Is the FCA launching a revolution in dealing commission?

Research provider Third Bridge discusses how Mifid II reforms will hit the UK market


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Paul McMillan

Some fee options come with a health warning

Investor pressure growing for greater fee innovation but care must be taken when implementing new