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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.

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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.

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The real opportunity in data mining for custodian banks: a speech by Dominic Hobson delivered on 11 June 2014 at NeMa...

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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

SEC commences examinations of liquid alternative funds

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

Post 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...

Post on: 12 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

Hedge funds warned on attempting to replicate private equity strategies

Hedge fund managers should not seek to replicate private equity investment strategies amid concerns there could be a liquidity mismatch, it has been warned.

Post on: 11 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

McKinsey survey highlights convergence of traditional and alternative managers

The convergence between alternatives and traditional asset managers looks set to continue with liquid alternative mutual funds likely to account for up to 50% of net new retail revenues over the next five years, according to a report by McKinsey...

Post on: 07 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

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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

SEC commences examinations of liquid alternative funds

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

Post 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...

Post on: 12 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

Hedge funds warned on attempting to replicate private equity strategies

Hedge fund managers should not seek to replicate private equity investment strategies amid concerns there could be a liquidity mismatch, it has been warned.

Post on: 11 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

McKinsey survey highlights convergence of traditional and alternative managers

The convergence between alternatives and traditional asset managers looks set to continue with liquid alternative mutual funds likely to account for up to 50% of net new retail revenues over the next five years, according to a report by McKinsey...

Post on: 07 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

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

Hedge funds warned on attempting to replicate private equity strategies

Hedge fund managers should not seek to replicate private equity investment strategies amid concerns there could be a liquidity mismatch, it has been warned.

Posted on: 11 Aug, 2014
Posted in: Investors

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