Tag: derivatives

Funding New Beginnings: Entering The Hedge Fund Lion’s Den

How many of the contestants on The Apprentice have ever gone on to achieve anything of note? One, two? None? When reality TV meets...

SEC Weighs New Asset Management Rules

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is considering new rules for oversight and stress testing of the asset management industry. In response to concerns...

Libor Redux: Isdafix Rate Fix

In December, 2013 the highly publicized LIBOR rate scandal resulted in the EU fining a group of global financial institutions more than $2 billion...

Guide to Hedge Funds and Branding – Part 1 What is...

What is a Hedge Fund?  A hedge fund is an aggressively managed investment fund that is maintained by a professional management firm. Hedge funds are...