Buy-Side Features

Can an operational rating from Moody’s help a hedge fund raise money?

Institutional investors expect institutional quality operations at the hedge funds they invest in.

Posted on: 27 Nov, 2011

Let's Turn Back the Clock on Dodd-Frank

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (“Dodd-Frank”) is now the law of the land.

Posted on: 01 Aug, 2011
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COO Connect Editorial: Interview with Philip Morgan, partner at K&L Gates on AIFMD

COO Connect Editorial speaks to Philip Morgan, partner at K&L Gates’ investment management practice group about the implications of the European Union’s (EU’s) Alternative Investment Fund Management Directive (AIFMD) on non-EU managers.

Posted on: 25 Jul, 2011
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Emerging Hedge Fund Managers: The opportunities and operational requirements

While emerging hedge fund managers might not attract as much capital as their larger, more established peers, they are still an appealing in

Posted on: 18 Jul, 2011
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EU Short Selling Proposals: Brussels at its worst

“It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.” Abraham Lincoln’s eloquent dictum still resonates true today, particularly with the European Parliament’s somewhat antagonistic attitude towards the hed

Posted on: 11 Jul, 2011
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COO Connect Editorial: Interview with Amy Bensted, head of the hedge fund team at Preqin

Hedge fund fees have been in steady decline since the aftermath of the financial crisis.

Posted on: 13 May, 2011
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COO Connect Editorial: Interview with Tushar Patel of HFIM

Early stage investing in either emerging hedge fund managers or strategies has been slightly overlooked by a number of investors since the 2008 crisis.

Posted on: 21 Mar, 2011
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Dalton Strategic Partnership: A cautious but effective approach to investment and risk management

“The hedge fund industry did not cover itself in glory in 2008,” rues Magnus Spence (pictured), chief operating officer at the London-based investment management f

Posted on: 10 Mar, 2011
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Interview: COO Connect speaks to Jiri Krol, AIMA's director of policy and government affairs, about the AIFMD

To say the European Union’s (EU) first draft of the AIFMD (Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive) would have been damaging to the UK (and European) hedge fund

Posted on: 14 Feb, 2011
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Prerequisites for emerging managers in the post-crisis world

Emerging managers are enjoying something of a renaissance among some sophisticated investors.

Posted on: 04 Feb, 2011
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