Risk culture lies at the root of many of the most publicised energy risk management failures. In the first instalment of a two-part series, Carlos Blanco, Jean Hinrichs and Robert Mark explore how energy...
A new Cayman law will require independent directors, a licensing regime and a database of registered directors, as well as regular reporting from managers and service providers
Assumption that hedge fund managers outperform by investing in firms with similar corporate governance characteristics to their own is inverted. High governance funds are more successful in selecting low...
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Hedge fund directors have come in for criticism from investors and operational due diligence officials for a lack of scrutiny of the funds they represent. Many say directorships should be capped at 15
The history of energy trading is littered with losses, bankruptcies and other misfortunes that now serve as cautionary tales. Alexander Osipovich looks back at the biggest energy risk management disasters of the past two decades and how they reshaped...
New UK national standard will serve as a defence against charges of inadequate anti-bribery precautions
Hedge fund investors are putting more emphasis on regulatory compliance and independent governance structures as part of their pre-investment and on-going operational due diligence says Deutsche survey
Efforts to enhance the corporate governance framework for hedge funds in the Cayman Islands have run into opposition from local fund directors, who take issue with the regulator’s plans to create a public directors’ database
Following a series of bitter spats with its Russian partners, oil major BP exited its Moscow-based joint venture, TNK-BP, in March. Market participants say the oil major’s experience holds lessons for other firms attempting to grapple with political...
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.
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