AUM in alternative Ucits funds grew by 8.3% from €96.6 billion in March 2013 to €104.6 billion at the end of the second quarter of 2013, breaking the €100 billion barrier for the first time, says...
Martin Currie sees alternative Ucits funds as a useful extension of its offshore product range, catering for investors keen to have regulated onshore products offering more transparency and liquidity
Japan’s stimulus package could lift the country out of its 20-plus-year economic slump, according to John-Paul Temperley, investment director, Japan, at Martin Currie Investment Management
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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The winners of the alternative Ucits performance awards over one year at the Hedge Funds Review European Single Manager Awards 2013
2013 winners include BlueCrest’s Leda Braga for outstanding contribution to the hedge fund industry. Others honoured include Cern Pension Fund, Winton’s David Harding as well as some big-name funds
Winner of best equity hedge alternative Ucits fund
Balancing performance against what are the two hardest components within a hedge fund to define and judge – volatility and risk – is not an easy task. Assessment needs to include a variety of metrics.
Hedge fund managers running equity long/short strategies are cautiously optimistic about attaining good performance this year. European managers are increasing net exposures but see tail risks looming.
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future