Hedge Funds Review editorial
From currency trades to European financials to crude oil production, hedge fund managers have found extraordinary value in a wide variety of trades over 2012 despite challenging market conditions.
The best of Europe’s FoHFs was recognised at the awards including FRM, Aberdeen AM, Ayaltis, Culross Global Investment Management, CQS, Banque Privée Edmond de Rothschild and Prime Capital.
The best of Europe’s fund of hedge funds community was recognised at the 11th Annual European FoHF Awards 2012. Some of the big winners were FRM, Paamco, Aberdeen AM and Goldman Sachs AM International....
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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Using three currency investment strategies - carry, trend and value - it is possible to apply the alpha beta separation framework to currency funds and allows the study of return drivers from currency
Hedge funds, funds of hedge funds and investors into the industry have expressed their preferences for a range of service providers including prime services, administration, legal and many others.
Commodity hedge funds need to move beyond fundamentals and get to grips with macro factors and liquidity flows. Many have underestimated the ‘financialisation’ of commodity markets.
Emma Cusworth discovers why it remains difficult for investors and regulators to value level 3 assets and hold service providers accountable for any mistakes.
Central bank intervention, quantitative easing in various forms and vacillating investors have characterised the global economic climate in 2012. Questions now centre on what bankers will do in 2013.
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.