Hedge Funds Review - February 2010
Commodity futures have become widespread investment vehicles among traditional and alternative asset managers. They are now commonly used for strategic and tactical asset allocations.
Do not get too comfortable. The global economy is by no means out of the woods yet. And hedge funds are facing one of their most challenging years, not in terms of ability to outperform, but to survive the vagaries and interference of politicians and…
How, if at all, will marketing and distribution of hedge funds and funds of hedge funds change in 2010?
Marketing and disribution: The Netherlands
Prime brokers are prepared to ramp up their lending to hedge funds but demand for leverage remains low.
Interview with Courtenay Wolfe, president and CEO of Salida Capital
Investor profile: Universities Superannuation Scheme
The latest listing of hedge fund, fund of hedge funds and structured products.
Rock solid investing
Platinum proves its value in turbulent markets
Jurisdiction overview: Isle of Man
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Strategy: equity long/short
On or off? Regulated or unregulated? As hedge fund managers dither and investors vacillate, lawyers are finding it even more difficult than usual to offer definitive advice. Hedge Funds Review finds out how lawyers are managing.
Hedge fund valuation is coming under more scrutiny than ever before. Kris Devasabai speaks to industry experts about best practices in this area and how the framework of the US Financial Accounting Standard Board’s classification of financial assets…
Prime broker profile: Deutsche Bank
Multi-strategy approach to currency management