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How can technology help hedge funds get compliant and stay ahead?

Ahead of GAIM 2016, co-located in Amsterdam this year with GAIM Ops Amsterdam, we spoke to Jérôme de Lavenère Lussan of Laven Partners about how...

Women in hedge funds: how do they perform?

What’s keeping women on the margins? Mostly bias, culture and a harsh business climate – but not always in ways you’d expect, write Institutional...
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Women in hedge funds: how can they get to the top?

Just before the 2008 global financial crisis, some determined women were beginning to enter the upper echelons of hedge fund management. But in the...
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Facts and figures on hedge funds: notes to the media

Hardly a day goes by, it seems, without a hostile piece of commentary about the alternative investment industry appearing in the press. Sometimes this...

In defense of hedge funds: why NYCERS should reconsider

Last month, we heard that the New York City civil employees scheme, NYCERS, will pull its entire $1.5bn hedge fund portfolio. Pension funds should...
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Jiří Król on the state of regulation for managers

Jiří Król of AIMA discusses the regulatory challenges managers are currently facing, the longer term development policies that management needs to be aware of,...

Forget the spin: making the most of due diligence meetings

This article has been republished with permission from Cayman Funds. Managers facing due diligence meeting requests from potential investors should consider the ways they can differentiate...

Can a CFO and a Head of ODD Ever Get Along ?

When you get a CFO from a hedge fund and the Head of ODD at an allocator on either side of the table, you...

Lessons Learned from Successful Emerging Managers

A group of emerging managers that have enjoyed some success sparked some interesting debate at GAIM Ops Cayman as those yet to emerge looked...

Developing Partnerships Between Managers and Investors

Events over the past few years have put more power in the hands of institutional investors, so hearing their perspective on how best to...