Hedge fund AuM hits record $2.13 trillion

The total capital invested in hedge funds reached a record $2.13 trillion surpassing its 2011 peak of $2.04 trillion, according to data from Hedge Fund Research in Chicago.

Posted on: 20 Apr, 2012
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Biggest hedge funds continue to expand, reveals Hedge Fund Intelligence report

The 340 hedge funds managing north of $1 billion continued to grow and now collectively hold 86% of the industry’s $2 trillion total Assets under Management (AuM), according to data providers Hedge Fund Intelligence.

Posted on: 16 Apr, 2012

Investors remain confident on emerging managers, says J.P. Morgan survey

Nearly three quarters of investors are willing to put capital into sub-$100 million hedge funds, according to a survey by J.P. Morgan’s Capital Introductions Group (CIG).


Posted on: 11 Apr, 2012

Advent unveils reporting solution for hedge funds

Advent has launched a margin, financing and stock loan reporting solution for hedge funds clients.

Posted on: 04 Apr, 2012

Concerns over latest AIFMD draft

The hedge fund industry has reacted angrily to the European Commission's (EC’s) new draft text for implementation of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD).

Posted on: 02 Apr, 2012

Seeders' viability questioned in light of competition from accelerator funds

Seeders could be forced to re-evaluate their business model in light of growing competition from accelerator funds for investors, it has been warned.

Posted on: 19 Mar, 2012
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Hedge funds see surge in launches in 2011

Hedge fund launches continued unabated in 2011 at levels unseen in almost five years despite the rampant market volatility, according to Hedge Fund Research.

Posted on: 13 Mar, 2012
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More managers entering Ucits despite regulatory uncertainties

More hedge funds are moving onshore in light of European Union (EU) regulation and investor demands despite soundings from the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) about tighter scrutiny of Ucits vehicles.

Posted on: 12 Mar, 2012

SS&C launches Form PF reporting system

SS&C Technologies has launched a Form PF reporting solution for hedge funds.

Posted on: 08 Mar, 2012

Walkers spins out management services business

Walkers, the offshore law firm, has sold its management services business to Intertrust Group Holding following a strategic review of the business.

Posted on: 06 Mar, 2012


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