Hedged News: Funds Tweeting, A G.O.P. Party, And The New Bond King Nov5

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SEC asked to Strengthen Hedge Fund Advertising Rules Increasing numbers of hedge funds are tweeting and establishing websites. A little more than a year after the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) allowed private investment funds to advertise, the agency is being asked to strengthen its rules regarding solicitations. In a letter to SEC Chairwoman Mary… Read more »

Q4 Report – Alternative UCITS Barometer From ML Capital Nov4

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The Barometer is a quarterly report provided to Hedge Connection by John Lowry, Managing Director at ML Capital, a leading global investment firm. The report is designed to help investment professionals identify key moves regarding demand across the various Alternative UCITS strategies. Respondents range across insurance, pension funds and the growing number of financial advisers allocating increasing client assets to… Read more »

Featured Thought Piece: Why Flawed Sales Goals Can Sabotage A Manager Oct30

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One of the most important issues that managers face is projecting from where the firm’s revenues will come next year and beyond, and then establishing specific goals to motivate their sales force to achieve those business objectives. While that approach makes sense, far too many managers set themselves up for failure by setting improper, unrealistic… Read more »

Hedged News: BofA’s Problem, Fast Trading Data, and the IRR Disclosure Probe Oct29

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SEC Splits on BofA Business Curbs An internal disagreement within the Securities and Exchange Commission is threatening potentially lucrative revenue streams at Bank of America Corp. , according to people close to the situation. At stake is whether banks should face business restrictions after settling SEC enforcement actions. The SEC is deadlocked on whether to allow Bank… Read more »

Introducing RFG Pathfinder, Tiger Global’s E-Roar, and the CFTC’s Amarath Settlement Oct15

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An Interactive, Content-Rich Regulatory Platform For Non-Profit Investment  The Regulatory Fundamentals Group (RFG), a leading strategic and regulatory insights advisory firm for institutional investors and alternative fund managers, today announced the launch of RFG Pathfinder® for investment offices within non-profit organizations. This highly unique and interactive portal coupled with RFG’s high-touch consulting services allows an… Read more »