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Keep abreast of the latest industry news, including important fund launches and closures, people moves and business developments at leading global managers, alongside key investor updates, informed industry research and analysis targeted at hedge fund operational leaders.

Covalis co-founder and head trader departs

Jakob Moberg was part of ex-GLG trading team which launched the long/short equity fund in 2012

Striking the balance

As managers diversify their product set and continue to trade personal accounts, risks around conflicts of interest are more pertinent than ever

Recent developments in hedge fund seeding

The environment for high-quality partnerships is buoyant, Seward & Kissel finds

Helping you cut through the noise

Go beyond the headlines, with data-driven insights and sharp analysis of US hedge funds and the industry’s latest trends. Hone in on strategy specialists, understand how your peers are performing through comprehensive analysis and focused reporting on specific sector trends.

Morgan Stanley: Hedge funds adding positions at fastest rate in five years

Managers have also increased their use of short-selling, bringing “net exposures” to the lowest levels this year.

Machines learn as portfolios churn

The universe of AI funds is still small, but the strategies do produce returns. So far.

Hedge Funds and the Seasonality of Effort

While research suggests that stock-picking skill exists, results have disappointed. One possible explanation is an epidemic of seasonal effort.

Focusing the spotlight on market performance

Knowing that knowledge is key, we ensure you are aware of all the latest changes, decisions and developments influencing the Asian hedge fund sector. Concentrating on the data, we analyse performance from funds based there and activity from allocators investing in the region.

Mizuho alts COO departs

Chris Crawford leaves US business after near seven-year tenure

Classifying the concept on the West Coast

Perth-based multi-strategy manager FiftyOne Capital has got off to a strong start through a unique approach to ‘activist’ investing.

Counting the cost

The latest figures from the AsiaHedge Billion Dollar Club, which ranks hedge fund managers with more than $1bn in assets…

Providing peer intelligence and market analysis

Focusing on performance from across the European single manager hedge fund community, we publish information on the latest achievements and disappointments within the space, in addition to data driven analysis of strategy trends and asset-raising, including Billion Dollar Club research.

CFM chiefs discuss recent returns and US growth plans

EuroHedge interview comes a decade after the unexpected death of CFM’s founder

Strategy focus: Quants rebound to defy doubters again

Big-name CTAs enjoying better fortunes after major losses last year

Editor’s letter: Industry finding the right moves in 2019

The industry, in general, has made a promising start in its bid to recover from last year’s disappointment

Unravelling the industry jargon

We provide informed news, analysis and opinion to keep you ahead on regulatory changes, alongside practical insights on how leading hedge fund legal professionals from firms across the globe are dealing with regulatory, tax and compliance trends.

Cooperman-backed Snowcat hires first CCO/CFO

Luzile Dos Santos joins Rebecca Pacholder’s firm in New York

GDPR: one year on

SEC registrations and DSars still a foil for some managers

HFM Compliance Peer Review: Conflicts of Interest

Conflicts of interest are once again included in the SEC’s Office of Compliance Investigations and Examinations (Ocie) 2019 priorities. And…

Keeping you ahead of the asset-raising curve

Discover in-depth coverage on how allocators view the hedge fund sector, including the latest searches and mandates they release, in addition to guidance from successful industry peers and thought leadership on dealing with new regulations, technologies and challenges.

Ohio Public Employees cuts HF target allocation

Three-percentage point reduction helps fund increases in PE, fixed income

Research: The marketing lifecycle

The latest findings from HFM Insights, from peak to trough to rebirth

Undercover IR: Windows to the soul

Handshake, hug, kiss or a combination of these? One IR reflects on the importance of getting a greeting right to create the right impression for a meeting

Staying ahead on hedge fund innovation

This is a vital source of information for anyone working in the hedge fund technology space. We provide you with news on important trends and analysis on how your peers are adopting new technologies and dealing with tech-driven operational and compliance concerns and opportunities.

Clearstream buys out Australian fund services vendor

The deal is part of Clearstream’s push into the Asia-Pacific region

AI in trade execution – are we there yet?

With promises of intelligent trading software flooding the market, we look at the factors still preventing CTOs from investing in AI

New ML approaches are unlocking unique investment insights

New machine learning platforms can be quickly and accurately tailored to unlock investment strategy insights. Charles Brecque, CX Operations Manager at MindFoundry, explains how these new platforms are enabling investment analysts to take on the role of citizen data scientist for the first time.

The must-read brand for leading managers

Informed business intelligence service for the global alternative credit sector, providing exclusive news, informed analysis and considered opinion on a diverse array of alt credit strategies. We also provide detailed data on allocators active in this area and comprehensive performance data to benchmark your performance.

Morgan Stanley team secures $785m for direct lending strategy

With leverage, North Haven Senior Loan Fund will have $1.1bn to deploy

Aircraft ABS tradable equity market takes-off

Aircraft ABS has been in the hangar for a while, but it’s beginning to take off

Interview: This time is different, says Arena Investors’ CEO Daniel Zwirn

Arena Investors CEO and CIO Dan Zwirn presents an analysis of five secular changes brought up by the over-regulation of the marketplace after the 2008 financial crisis

Keeping your finger on the managed futures pulse

Supporting futures specialists and commodity traders, we provide practical advice on regional regulations impacting the sector and detailed analysis of influencing trends. By conducting regular interviews with peers and serious investors in the space, we ensure you have the latest insights and intelligence at your disposal.

Mizuho US alts COO departs 

Chris Crawford leaves New York-based firm after near seven-year tenure

Girls can quant, too!

With more women studying STEM subjects than ever before, female representation at quant firms should be greater. What’s stopping them from entering the space?

What a financial transaction tax would mean for CTAs

Position sizing and effects of the proposed Wall Street Tax Act of 2019 in the managed futures space

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