Americas Awards 2012
A decision by the SEC to invest in quantitative research is paying off, with recent enforcements in the hedge fund space a result of warnings generated by models, says SEC chief economist
Some of the biggest names in Europe's hedge fund industry were recognised for outstanding performance at the European Single Manager Awards 2012. Individuals were also honoured for their contributions.
12th European Single Manager Awards 2012
Transparency in fund investments – a capital advantage
Deutsche on top
Hubert Keller, managing partner, asset management, at Lombard Odier Investment Managers says investors are making fundamental changes in the way they approach portfolio and hedge fund allocations.
External factors in an exceptional year
Crispin Odey, winner of the outstanding contribution to the industry award at the 12th European Single Manager Awards 2012, talks about hedge funds, performance, regulation and politicians.
Keeping the hedge trimmed
Barriers to entry
Hedge fund CSV Capital Partners sees Chinese domestic sectors rising even as economic growth slows. The fund backs companies with exposure to the Chinese consumer as retail sales continue to grow
Stewart leaves before prop trading division is abolished
Expert predictions of delayed start date proven correct
Prime brokers speaking at Risk/Return Korea voiced concerns over the potential for regulations to strangle the country’s nascent hedge fund sector
Capital charge should better reflect real risk of underlying assets, says asset manager, as survey finds insurers are looking to increase exposure to alternative assets
Douglas Whitman illegally profited from tips on Google and Polycom, SEC says
Alcentra says sub-investment grade leveraged loans are becoming an accepted asset class in Europe as the market develops. Institutional investors are the norm in Europe compared with retail in the US.
Latest fines include second-highest individual market abuse penalty so far
Risk awards 2012
Risk awards 2012
Deutsche Bank believes the platform will help mitigate early-stage investment risk