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GAIM Monaco 2013: Bearishness on Eurozone remains

Hedge fund managers, speaking at GAIM 2013 in Monte Carlo, remain bearish on the Eurozone with one warning that some countries might be shut out of Outright Monetary Transactions (OMT), a scenario that could facilitate the break-up of the Eurozone

Posted on: 18 Jun, 2013
Posted in: Investors

Hedge funds and funds of funds less popular among investors for tail risk protection

Hedge funds and funds of funds do not provide adequate protection against tail risk events, a survey by State Street Global Advisors and the Economist Intelligence Unit has found.

Posted on: 01 Oct, 2012
Posted in: Investors

US fiscal cliff biggest investor tail risk concern, says BofA

Investors view the US fiscal cliff as the biggest tail-risk while concerns over EU sovereign debt appear to be fading, according to a survey of fund managers by Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

Posted on: 18 Sep, 2012
Posted in: Investors

Brussels: European Commission could intervene if clearing pushes buy-side out of swaps market

The European Commission has said it could intervene to ease CCP collateral requirements for buy-side firms trading swaps to prevent them  being priced out of the market.

Posted on: 10 Sep, 2012
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