Headlines

IBOR could help avert a collateral squeeze

Buy-side firms have been urged to embrace the Investment Book of Record (IBOR), a single source of portfolio calculations across asset classes, if they are to avoid a potential collateral...

Private equity firms urged to engage in depositary discussions now

Private equity managers ensnared by the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) have been urged to start making preparations to appoint a depositary or depositary-lite now...

Dominic Hobson

In the heroic age of hedge fund investing, managers based in the United States enjoyed a more than useful tax break. They could leave their crystallised annual performance fees in the...

Latest News

AltX platform to move beyond hedge funds into other asset classes

Imatchative’s AltX platform, an online service that facilitates introductions between institutional investors and hedge funds is likely to move into other asset classes including traditional mutual funds, private equity and real-estate in due...

Post on: 27 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

Pairing of OTCs by trade repositories unlikely anytime soon

The bulk of inter-trade repository over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives transactions will not be paired any-time soon, although it will be substantially easier to reconcile exchange traded derivatives (ETDs) as mandated under the European Market...

Post on: 26 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Dubai eases fund manager restrictions

Dubai has eased its restrictions on asset managers in what appears to be a move to attract more hedge funds and private equity vehicles to domicile in the region.

Post on: 22 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Bloomberg facing growing scrutiny

The dominance of Bloomberg over the fund management industry and Wall Street more broadly could be coming to an end amid a host of challenges to its historic stranglehold.

Post on: 21 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Technology

Investors to grow allocations to alternatives

More than 35% of institutional investors intend to increase their exposures to  alternative asset classes, according to data from Preqin.

Post on: 20 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

SEC publishes Form PF data

Private funds’ Regulatory Assets under Management (RAuM) totals $8.8 trillion, of which hedge  funds and private equity vehicles comprise $4.04 trillion and $1.9 trillion respectively, according to the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC)...

Post on: 19 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Buy-side struggling to report collateral data to repositories on bilateral derivatives...

The buy-side is struggling to report details of the collateral of their non-clearable derivatives transactions as mandated under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR).

Post on: 18 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Private equity distributions reach new highs

Institutional investors received $568 billion in distributions from private equity firms in 2013, the highest annual amount ever recorded, according to data from Preqin.

Post on: 15 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

Stories

AltX platform to move beyond hedge funds into other asset classes

Imatchative’s AltX platform, an online service that facilitates introductions between institutional investors and hedge funds is likely to move into other asset classes including traditional mutual funds, private equity and real-estate in due...

Post on: 27 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

Pairing of OTCs by trade repositories unlikely anytime soon

The bulk of inter-trade repository over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives transactions will not be paired any-time soon, although it will be substantially easier to reconcile exchange traded derivatives (ETDs) as mandated under the European Market...

Post on: 26 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Dubai eases fund manager restrictions

Dubai has eased its restrictions on asset managers in what appears to be a move to attract more hedge funds and private equity vehicles to domicile in the region.

Post on: 22 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Bloomberg facing growing scrutiny

The dominance of Bloomberg over the fund management industry and Wall Street more broadly could be coming to an end amid a host of challenges to its historic stranglehold.

Post on: 21 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Technology

Investors to grow allocations to alternatives

More than 35% of institutional investors intend to increase their exposures to  alternative asset classes, according to data from Preqin.

Post on: 20 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

SEC publishes Form PF data

Private funds’ Regulatory Assets under Management (RAuM) totals $8.8 trillion, of which hedge  funds and private equity vehicles comprise $4.04 trillion and $1.9 trillion respectively, according to the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC)...

Post on: 19 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Buy-side struggling to report collateral data to repositories on bilateral derivatives...

The buy-side is struggling to report details of the collateral of their non-clearable derivatives transactions as mandated under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR).

Post on: 18 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Private equity distributions reach new highs

Institutional investors received $568 billion in distributions from private equity firms in 2013, the highest annual amount ever recorded, according to data from Preqin.

Post on: 15 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

AltX platform to move beyond hedge funds into other asset classes

Imatchative’s AltX platform, an online service that facilitates introductions between institutional investors and hedge funds is likely to move into other asset classes including traditional mutual funds, private equity and real-estate in due cour

Posted on: 27 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

Pairing of OTCs by trade repositories unlikely anytime soon

The bulk of inter-trade repository over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives transactions will not be paired any-time soon, although it will be substantially easier to reconcile exchange traded derivatives (ETDs) as mandated under the European Market Inf

Posted on: 26 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Dubai eases fund manager restrictions

Dubai has eased its restrictions on asset managers in what appears to be a move to attract more hedge funds and private equity vehicles to domicile in the region.

Posted on: 22 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Bloomberg facing growing scrutiny

The dominance of Bloomberg over the fund management industry and Wall Street more broadly could be coming to an end amid a host of challenges to its historic stranglehold.

Posted on: 21 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Technology

Investors to grow allocations to alternatives

More than 35% of institutional investors intend to increase their exposures to  alternative asset classes, according to data from Preqin.

Posted on: 20 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

SEC publishes Form PF data

Private funds’ Regulatory Assets under Management (RAuM) totals $8.8 trillion, of which hedge  funds and private equity vehicles comprise $4.04 trillion and $1.9 trillion respectively, according to the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) an

Posted on: 19 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Buy-side struggling to report collateral data to repositories on bilateral derivatives trades

The buy-side is struggling to report details of the collateral of their non-clearable derivatives transactions as mandated under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR).

Posted on: 18 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

Private equity distributions reach new highs

Institutional investors received $568 billion in distributions from private equity firms in 2013, the highest annual amount ever recorded, according to data from Preqin.

Posted on: 15 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

SEC commences examinations of liquid alternative funds

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has begun its long-awaited sweep examinations of alternative mutual funds  

Posted on: 14 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Regulation

SEC threshold for accredited investor likely to increase in months

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is likely to re-define the income and net-worth threshold for what constitutes an accredited investor in what could make it harder for early-stage hedge funds and other private funds to solicit capital

Posted on: 12 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

Pages

Subscribe to COOConnect RSS