Dark Pools, March Madness, And The 31-Year-Old Whiz Kid Apr9

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Dark Pools - Reuters High frequency trading is a possible threat to investors and thanks to Michael Lewis’s Flash Boys the mainstream is now concerned. But there is another threat outside of exchanges that may have far more implicit consequences on the market… March Madness - Moneynews Bracket busting was in full effect both on and off the court… Read more »

The Inevitable Cyber-Attack: Are You Prepared? Apr4

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The following white paper has been developed by eSentire, Inc. and The Regulatory Fundamentals Group LLC to help you understand why SEC Commissioner Luis Aguilar would conclude that a major cyber-attack is inevitable. Are you prepared for the inevitable? For those who cannot provide an unqualified “yes”, this white paper provides a detailed background and specific steps senior management, compliance… Read more »

Welcome to The Edge Apr3

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Hedge Connection is proud to introduce our redesigned blog, The Edge. As our blog did previously, The Edge will focus primarily on hedge fund marketing and news as well as the evolving dynamic between managers and investors. The blog’s cleaner and more intuitive design should allow for a better user experience. Additionally, some new functions… Read more »

How Crime Coverage Can Save Your Directors And Officers/Professional Liability policy. Apr3

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How can crime coverage help protect your directors and officers? Richard A. Maloy, CEO of Maloy Risk Services, looks at professional liability coverage and presents a strong argument for why management companies and funds should incorporate this into their insurance policy. He shares a variety of compelling reasons to include this coverage such as fraudulent… Read more »

‘Flash Boys’, Activist Investing, and Volatility Loathing Apr2

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Front Running the “Flash Boys” Controversy – Barrons A wise man once said, “Knowledge is power and enthusiasm pulls the switch”, or in this case makes the trade. It appears that some investors knew in advance about Michael Lewis’s 60 Minutes segment on his new book, ‘Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt’ detailing high-frequency trading and… Read more »