Regulation from the US and EU will impact on hedge funds. Barclays Capital has plans to leverage its acquisition of Lehman’s North American prime brokerage business. Ucits hedge funds explained
Insolvency veteran Lomas to head Lehman Brothers International (Europe) (LBIE) administration in Pearson's absence.
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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LONDON – JP Morgan has been fined a record £33.3 million by the UK Financial Services Authority (FSA). The fine, the largest ever issued by the UK regulator, is for failing to protect client money by segregating it properly. Between November 2002...
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Leading alternative asset investors are placing a higher focus on the ability of funds of hedge funds in Asia as well as hedge fund managers to respond quickly to volatile markets following the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008. "Since the crisis...
JP Morgan launched a two-year structured product based on property, homebuilding and financial institutions not long before the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers. Capital was, of course, lost, but the cost would have been far greater on a direct investment...
UBS has come under fire in a series of court cases in the US for inappropriate sales of Lehman Brothers principal-protected notes and a failure to inform retail investors properly of the risks involved. More cases are likely.
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.