Crackdown on ‘fake’ deals adds to risk in contingent hedges
Price of forex hedges plummets as dealers flock to offer high-risk, high-reward product
"Hypercompetition" fatal to UK and US banks
Wave of organisational change at major banks heightens operational risk exposure
Rise of passive investment leaves a vacuum to be filled by hedge fund activists
Sponsored feature: Commodity Appointments
Insurance tie-up is part of trend for firms to maximise efficiencies
Lack of disclosure in stake-building process raises questions
Unusual dealmaking activity means strategy underperforming the S&P 500
Hedge fund offers mid-year reflection
But strategy sees spreads under pressure
SG CIB has been involved in a raft of eye-catching energy finance deals across Asia during the past year
When two become one
Basel III capital requirements in Korea expected to dampen down M&A and ramp up issuance of subordinated debt
13th Annual European Single Manager Awards 2013
US asset manager Principal Global Investors acquires majority stake in FoHF manager as traditional distributors move into the struggling sector
Man Group is looking at opportunities for acquisitions and establishing a larger presence in the US hedge fund market.
UBS-dominated management team formed as Getco prepares to take over Knight Capital
The past couple of months have seen six established hedge funds sell minority stakes to large fund managers, including Neuberger Berman and GAM
Concordia Advisors, which manages around $1 billion in relative value-oriented interest rate, credit and equity strategies, is to merge with $10 billion hedge fund Mariner Investment Group.
Private equity fund Dyal Capital Partners has made its fifth hedge fund investment with the purchase of a minority stake in MKP, a hedge fund manager specialising in global macro and credit strategies.