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Hedge funds industry split on future growth prospects

This article has been republished with permission from Cayman Funds. Hedge fund professionals are divided on the prospect of future growth in assets. Asked whether hedge...

Leading Hedge Fund Manager Shares Start-Up Success

One of the world’s most successful hedge fund managers captivated delegates at GAIM Ops Cayman with an enlightening discussion of how he would change...

Lively Town Hall Debate for Investors and Managers

Kicking off GAIM Ops Cayman 2016 was the Town Hall debate, featuring perspectives from both investors and managers. The discussion took place against a...

The risks of co-investment for hedge fund managers

Associate Ed Pearson evaluates hedge fund co-investment and how it is becoming more prominent in the marketplace. ​Hedge fund co-investment is a growing area, and...
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The Olympus Scandal: the whistleblowing story of Michael Woodford

On October 14th, 2011 then President and CEO of the Japanese Corporation, Olympus – Michael Woodford - was unceremoniously dismissed following a series of letters...

Valuation Insights: First Quarter 2016

In the latest edition of Valuation Insights, we discuss the new lease accounting standards, the similarities and differences between the FASB and IASB standards,...

Open-ended funds to lock-up funds: Are fund managers changing focus?

Associate Bicrom Das takes a look at a 'paradigm expansion' of open-ended fund managers sharpening their focus onto lock-up funds. The Cayman Islands have traditionally...
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How has the alternative lending space evolved?

Marc de Kloe, Managing Director at Adamas Asset Management talks to us about the alternative lending space, its evolution and geopolitical considerations. Marc also...

SEC likely to crack down on hedge funds

Hedge funds are likely to face greater regulatory scrutiny over their fees and expenses following a series of fines by the Securities and Exchange...