alternatives

Dec 04, 2018

RetirementEurope’s pension plans are moving away from a formulaic investment approach to identify good returns in response to the current period of low returns and higher market volatility.

Nov 29, 2018

outflows reach record levelInvestors exited European long-term funds in October in a scale last seen at the height of the eurozone crisis in August 2011.

Nov 28, 2018

Emerging markets hedge funds declineEmerging Markets (EM) hedge funds extended their year-to-date losses into October, as global and EM regional equities, currencies and hedge funds all posted sharp declines in the worst losses since 2016.

Nov 19, 2018

hedge fund indices decline The October market sell-off hurt hedge funds almost across the board, with one major index compiled by BarclayHedge recording a 3.06% fall.

Oct 24, 2018

hedge fund benchmarksHedge fund index providers have collaborated to provide benchmarks for manager selection and performance that account for volatility levels.

Oct 22, 2018

record hedge fund AUMHedge fund assets increased to a record level in the most recent quarter despite redemptions from some of the main strategies.

Oct 15, 2018

US_congressJupiter Asset Management has launched a US equity long/short fund that the firms says will address concerns that liquid alternative products are failing to take enough risk and produce satisfactory returns.

Oct 15, 2018

Geoff_CookWith the countdown to ‘Brexit Day’ well and truly on, there are some interesting narratives emerging within the European alternative funds industry.

Sep 27, 2018

Hedge fundFees are the main obstacle preventing pension schemes from investing in hedge funds, according to a report.

Sep 20, 2018

ArrowsReverse index ETFs, small-cap ETFs, high beta ETFs: providers of smart beta ETFs are nothing if not inventive. Fiona Rintoul examines the latest trends.

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