Apr 23, 2019

Karine Hirn, a founding partner of Swedish asset manager East Capital, has become the firm’s first chief sustainability officer.

Apr 23, 2019

Withdrawals from hedge funds surged in March even though investors were seeing returns of up to more than 5%.

Apr 16, 2019

Stewart_BennettBMO Global Asset Management has appointed Stewart Bennett to the newly-formed position of global head of alternatives.

Apr 12, 2019

Digging_for_alternativesDuring a decade of ultra-low interest rates, liquid alternative funds have become the fastest-growing asset class in Europe and the UK. But, asks Mark Latham, will the growth continue as rates begin to rise?

Mar 27, 2019

Hedge-fundThe global hedge fund industry witnessed its first net monthly inflows in six months during February, with investors pouring an estimated US$1.63 billion (€1.44 bn) into the asset class.

Mar 13, 2019

Memorandum of understanding The two fund domiciles of Jersey and Guernsey, which specialise in alternative investment vehicles, have gained agreements between the islands’ financial regulators and their UK counterpart that clarifies their funds will have access to UK investors in the event of Brexit.

Mar 07, 2019

Euro_signAlternative Investment Funds (AIFs) domiciled in the European Union amounted to €4.9 trillion in 2017, according to a report from the pan-European financial regulator Esma.

Mar 04, 2019

Liquid alternativesLiquid open-ended alternative funds have become the fastest growing asset classes in the UK and European-domiciled cross-border fund market since the 2008 global financial crisis, according to a report published Monday (4th).

Feb 28, 2019

ClimberLast year saw massive sums pour into alternative investment funds (AIFs), notwithstanding the volatility that rocked subscriptions to traditional Ucits funds. But, asks Mark Latham, do fund managers expect the party to continue?

Feb 27, 2019

Richard_KleinUK-based wealth manager Kingswood Holdings has appointed Richard Klein as head of alternatives and distribution.