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
Custody Risk European Awards 2011: HSBC wins three
Custody Risk European Awards 2011 – European Hedge Fund Administrator of the Year: Maples Fund Services
European Hedge Fund Administrator of the Year: Maples Fund Services
Custody Risk European Awards 2011: BNY Mellon wins five
Draft language could affect the way hedge funds perform their own internal credit analysis
The lure of leverage
Two hedge fund managers have been charged by the SEC with facilitating a multi-billion dollar Ponzi scheme
Non-US banks stunned by Volcker compliance regime
Rajat Gupta surrendered to the FBI on October 26 after being accused of leaking information to Galleon founder Raj Rajaratnam
Liquid hedge fund strategy exposure in an index format
Former hedge fund manager Steven Fortuna will pay $300,000 to settle charges in the Galleon Management insider-trading case
The new paradigm for hedge funds
What is the future for ETFs that provide exposure to hidden assets such as hedge funds, private equity and volatility?
Putting a stop to prop
Paul Ruddock, co-founder and CEO of Lansdowne Partners, the London-based hedge fund with $16 billion of assets under management, talks to Hedge Funds Review about the industry and its future.
FoHFs see limited diversification benefits
Crop of the props