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Event driven has its detractors who argue returning cash to shareholders disadvantages bondholders but the strategy has seen returns of 3.3% so far this year
The computational requirements of Solvency II are driving the need for more computing power and data storage accessible on a scalable basis. Early adopters are leveraging cloud computing for their Solvency II implementation. Others are taking a more cautious approach, waiting for the industry to address key concerns such as security before they to embrace computing.
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Hedge funds targeting India faced a difficult operating environment over the last several months making the universe one of the most volatile in the industry as Mena performance remains strong
As European volatility increases, developed Europe-focused fund performance falls. Investors start to favour Australia-focused funds while alternative Ucits performance disappoints
Winner of best diversified fund of hedge funds over one year and FoHF of the year, SkyBridge Multi-Advisor behaves more like a multi-strategy fund with high conviction positions that produce alpha
An interview with Christopher Gate, CEO and chief investment officer of Oceanwood about its Global Opportunities Master Fund, winner of best event driven hedge fund European Single Manager Awards 2013
Winner: Best equity hedge/event driven emerging manager
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.