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Michael Serota, EY

The majority of hedge fund managers (57 per cent) are innovating to improve their operational efficiency in response to market disruptions, and to avoid falling behind the industry.
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Fri, Dec 08, 2017
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Kenneth Heinz, HFR

Hedge funds extended 2017 gains through November, driven by ongoing US economic growth and significant merger and acquisition (M&A) activity, according to data released by HFR.
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Fri, Dec 08, 2017
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Eric Berdeaux, Oxial

Oxial has launched GDPR Express; a GDPR compliance solution aimed at mid-sized financial services firms. This new solution brings a digitised compliance approach to remove the GDPR burden and offer continuous compliance and high level data security.
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Fri, Dec 08, 2017
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Two specialists in Banking and Finance and Investment Funds have joined Ogier in Cayman. Debt capital markets and structured finance expert Kristi Green, and hedge funds specialist Emma Sutherland, have both been appointed as Counsel.
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Fri, Dec 08, 2017
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Silverpeak Credit Partners is marketing a special-situations debt fund with a long-term lockup.The firm, led by a team that previously managed “bad bank” assets for UBS, aims to raise $250 million for its planned Silverpeak Credit Opportunities Fund. The manager has received verbal commitments totaling about $50 million so far, […]

Tue, Dec 05, 2017
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Mark Hart has pulled off an impressive turnaround at his Corriente Advisors.After spending several years focused on an unprofitable bet against the Chinese yuan, Hart in April launched a diversified global-macro fund with $31 million. Assets under management have since doubled to $62 million, thanks in part to a year-to-date […]

Tue, Nov 28, 2017
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An entirely new category of investment vehicle — cryptocurrency funds — has materialized in the past year, largely in response to the meteoric rise in the price of bitcoin and the extraordinary potential of blockchain technology.But only now is the magnitude of the crypto-fund explosion becoming quantifiable and the make-up […]

Tue, Nov 14, 2017
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The founding partners of event-driven shop Pyrrho Capital are parting ways.Co-founder Josh Bederman told investors last week he is leaving Pyrrho, which has delivered an impressive 18% annualized return since launching in August 2012. At the same time, co-founder Vishal Bhutani is relocating the firm to Dallas from New York.“I […]

Tue, Nov 07, 2017
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Jason Hsu, adviser to Premia Partners and founder, chairman and chief investment officer of Rayliant Global Advisors, and David Lai, Partner and co-chief investment officer, Premia Partners discuss factor-based investing. […]

Mon, Oct 23, 2017
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