Fund passport schemes in Asia could lead to diminished Ucits uptake

Asia’s embrace of Ucits could be challenged if various fund passport initiatives take off in the region.

Posted on: 05 Nov, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

Funds of funds model under threat while direct investing grows, says Towers Watson survey

A minority of funds of funds will survive, although consolidation is likely to continue, while hedge funds saw their overall share of alternative assets increase, according to a survey of the Top 100 alternative investment managers running $3.1 tr

Posted on: 08 Jul, 2013
Posted in: Investors

ALFI Luxembourg 2012: A Summary

Here are some of the key points from ALFI, which took place in Luxembourg between November 20 and 21.

Posted on: 22 Nov, 2012

What Manny Roman says about the current state of the industry: By Dominic Hobson

Emmanuel Roman, the former Goldman Sachs partner and co-CEO of GLG Partners who is now president and COO of the Man Group, shared some characteristically trenchant opinions with the audience at the fourth annual European Alternative Investments Co

Posted on: 24 Sep, 2012

AIMA rebukes Hedge Fund Mirage polemic

AIMA has issued a rebuttal of The Hedge Fund Mirage, a polemic against hedge funds published by former J.P. Morgan exec Simon Lack.

Posted on: 06 Aug, 2012
Posted in: Investors

Institutional assets in top 100 alternatives firms hits $3 trillion, according to Towers Watson

Assets managed by the top 100 alternative investment managers on behalf of institutional investors now exceeds $3 trillion, according to research by Towers Watson.

Posted on: 09 Jul, 2012
Posted in: Investors
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