McKinsey Report: The Mainstreaming of Alternative Investments Fueling the Next Wave of Growth in Asset Management Sep17

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Some welcome news out of McKinsey on the growth of the alternatives industry: The Mainstreaming of Alternative Investments Fueling the Next Wave of Growth in Asset Management -Institutional investors to have 25% of portfolios in alternatives by end of 2013 -Growth of alternatives in retail market -Increasing shift from relative benchmarks to absolute return -Traditional… Read more »

What Impact Does Dodd Frank Have On FX Trading? Aug6

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The following post comes from our friends at TradeTech. Dodd Frank and all the current and upcoming regulatory reforms will be under the spotlight at TradeTech FX, 25-57 September 2012, London. For more downloads, reports, interviews, Q&As and to find out more about the conference visit Regulation has a significant impact on how businesses operate… Read more »

Hedge Connection Announces Management Changes: Co-founder Rob Arthurs named CEO replacing Lisa Vioni Feb28

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NEW YORK, NY – February 28, 2012 – Hedge Connection, where hedge fund managers and qualified investors have come together since 2005 through private events and a web-based meeting platform, has named  co-founder Rob Arthurs as CEO. Hedge Connection will continue to offer hedge fund managers access to pre-qualified investors, an unparalleled suite of valuable… Read more »

Dodd-Frank Alert November 2011 Nov16

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Guest post courtesy of our friends at Herrick. On October 31, 2011, the SEC and the CFTC jointly adopted rules implementing Dodd- Frank’s1 systemic risk reporting requirements applicable to investment advisers to private funds, and to certain commodity pool operators and commodity trading advisors.2 The rules are intended to support the efforts of the Financial… Read more »

CEO Lisa Vioni Contributes to Opalesque Article on Hedge Fund Marketing May6

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Opalesque Exclusive: For hedge funds, longer due diligence periods can mean marketing through up and down performance cycles From Kirsten Bischoff, Opalesque New York: As the asset raising environment begins to ease, investors that are evaluating hedge fund managers for allocations have begun to place a much higher value on the quality of a manager’s… Read more »