Last year was the best for net launches for long/short equity and market neutral equity strategies since before the financial crisis
Volatility is trading at record lows globally and especially in Asia. Why is it so low and does it represent an opportunity for volatility funds to buy at discounted levels or is something more sinister...
For months, Credit Suisse is known to have been working on a spin-off of parts of its US fixed-income business. Now, asset manager Voltaire Capital reveals it has lined up more than $300 million in capital...
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This year has seen record index derivative sales in the Indian market with heightened activity expected later this year on a post-election equity market rally
Regulators are preparing to label some mutual funds and hedge funds as systemically important – a tag that brings with it the possibility of heavy-handed intervention by bank supervisors. Buy-siders are already raising the prospect of legal retaliation....
A fresh breed of macro manager, delivering diversification and steady mid-single-digit returns, marks a departure from the big gamblers of the past
But industry has never had as high a median age or as high a concentration of mid and large sized funds as it does currently
The inflation market was never over-banked, and some market participants say it has become less efficient as bank risk-taking capacity has shrunk. But this is creating opportunities for investors, if they can stomach the liquidity risk. By Kris Devasabai...
Two-speed reforms in the US and Europe have broken the swap market, participants claim, with US persons being shunned by foreign counterparties that want to avoid Dodd-Frank Act rules. That leaves US firms with a shallower pool of liquidity in some currencies....
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.
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