Tag: alternative investment

Market Trend: Combining Alternative Risk Premia And Hedge Fund Strategies In...

There is a new trend in the alternative investment market that affects directly to Hedge Funds and Alternative Risk Premia. The latest bfinance white...

The Algorithm that Helps to Protect Investors From a Volatile Bitcoin

A trailblazing actively managed cryptocurrency solution is underscoring its effectiveness by “going short on plummeting Bitcoin.” This is the message from the chief executive of...

Cayman and Panama – Hats, Havens and OFCs

  This is a guest post from JP Integra Group, an international financial services group serving international businesses, individuals, investment managers, family offices and their legal...

What Current Trends Tell Us about the Future of the Hedge...

The following comments are excerpted from Agecroft Partners’ Don Steinbrugge’s presentation delivered at the 69th CFA Institute Annual Conference held on May 9th, 2016...

Why NYCERS Should Reconsider Exiting All Hedge Funds

by Donald A. Steinbrugge, CFA – Managing Partner, Agecroft Partners I would like to share some thoughts regarding New York City Employees Retirement System (NYCERS)...

What’s in 2016 for Hedge Funds?

by Fidan Aliyeva It is a well known fact that 2015 was not a successful year for hedge funds, especially from June to September when...

Women in Alternatives: What’s Coming in 2020 ?

The gender balance is something still very sensitive for the finance industry. This series of articles on women in alternatives have examined the findings of...

Top trends in US Wealth: Part 3 – Millennials

In part three of this series we turn our attention to the Millennials. As explained in part one, the Millennial Generation was born from...

Green Finance: India’s YES bank signs MoU with London Stock Exchange...

YES BANK aims to list up to $500m Green Bond on London Stock Exchange in 2016 YES BANK to potentially raise equity capital through global...

Top trends in US Wealth: Part 2 – Generation X

As we saw in part 1 of this series on the future of wealth in the USA, Generation X was born between 1965 and...

2016 Investment Strategy with ETFs: Part 2

As we saw in Part 1 of this series, ETFs have been very popular. Understanding the trends in this area is helpful in being...

Women in Alternatives: What’s Coming in 2016?

In the first part of this three part series examining the KPMG women in the alternative investment industry we explored the way that the...

Women in Alternatives: 2011 vs 2015

The alternatives industry is undergoing considerable change. Fund managers have had to focus on improving the efficiency of their operations, increasing transparency and making...

Interview with Paolo Sironi, IBM, Innovating Wealth, Risk and Investment Analytics

HedgeThink and Intelligenthq.com are proud to present an inspiring and profound video interview with Paolo Sironi - a thought leader, author, academic, technologist, IBMer...

How asset management landscape will change in 5 years time

It is believed by consultancy PWC that asset management will face a Brave New World in 2020. There have been some game changers...

Key features of successful fund website

Building a content rich fund website that performs is a challenge, but it can be done through thinking about what is needed fully, and...

How deep is crisis of trust in financial services industry Part...

People are frustrated with the financial services industry. There is a lack of trust that has grown from the economic recession and has been...

How future taxation will change in asset management industry

For asset management firms, by 2020 handling tax risk will be a way that companies differentiate themselves from one another and are able to...

The latest trends of Global Wealth

Wealth. So much power in this world, so much underlying factors and I would say so much emotions. What does ‘wealth’ hide from us nowadays?...

How Robo advisors revolutionize wealth management sector

One of the biggest discussion points in the wealth management industry at the moment is what the impact will be of robo advisors on...

How to use Social Media for Investment Strategy

Written by Paula Newton, edited by Fidan Aliyeva We would like to present you some social media strategical techniques that will help you to stay afloat...

Wealth management trends: main factors

Wealth management is an industry that is undergoing tremendous change, and there are a variety of influences that are driving this. According to Ed...

How risky is investing in a time of Climate Change Part...

Climate Change implications for various Assets and Industries In light of ongoing changes towards the policies and regulations on climate change, every investor should be...

How to Trade in the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is an important exchange to trade on with good reason. Hong Kong has transformed tremendously over the decades, and...

Financial Regulation and the Hedge Fund Industry Part 2

The Hedge Fund industry is often perceived as unregulated. It is actually not the case. In fact, since the onset of the financial crisis,...