Tag: regulation

In-Depth: Major Discrepancies In Hedge Fund Performance Reporting – Part 1

By Donald A. Steinbrugge, CFA – Founder and CEO, Agecroft Partners The Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA), one of the most important organizations in...

Insights On The Reform Of The European System Of Financial Supervision

On 21 March 2019, the Romanian Presidency of the Council and the European Parliament announced that they had reached a provisional agreement on the...

‘German Cryptocurrency Regulation Needs to Improve,’ Warns Bitwala

Recent court decision highlights the undetermined legal status of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in Germany Bitwala calls for a pan-European approach to Blockchain...

Enhanced Regulatory Environment Set To Fundamentally Disrupt CFD Trading Industry

Regulations proposed by the FCA, as well as added pressure from measures introduced by ESMA, designed to provide better protection to retail investors in...

Financial Firms are Not Prepared for the EU Data Protection Regulation,...

With only 30 days until implementation, more than 50% of investment firms globally are unlikely to be ready for the European Union’s new General...

Gibraltar Presents The First Regulation Globally For DLT Framework And Blockchain

On 18 Monday, the blockchain venture builder and investor, Coinsilium, based in Gibraltar, has set an event to discuss and present the new forthcoming...

Getting FinTech Regulation Right

All around the globe financial regulators are waking up and recognise the disruption FinTech brings to the industry. Now they consider whether new rules...

FinTech, Blockchain, Smart Contracts and Regulation – An interview with legal...

FinTech, Blockchain, Smart Contracts and Regulation – An interview with legal experts Sean Murphy and Imogen Garner  What does Brexit mean for London Fintechs? What...

FinTech Digital Alternative Investments Fund Management Solutions

FinTech Alternative Investments Digital Fund Management solutions. The ability to manage and extract value using solid and secure software such as fund management solutions from the right financial...

The importance of Compliance for FinTechs

It might not be sexy, but not adhering to the rules is not an option, regardless the size of an organisation. Jochen Heussner from...

Brexit viewpoint from industry leaders

What do a wealth manager, an award-winning detox guru, a foreign exchange pro, a leading lawyer and a fintech king all have in common?...

New DueDil feature takes the pain out of company compliance

·      Ownership Tab gathers together corporate governance data, including shareholders and related companies ·      Feature automates time-consuming manual processes, uncovering connections linking businesses and directors DueDil,...

An Introduction to Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies Regulation Part 1

An Introduction to Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies Regulation. Part 1. This is a post by Jochen Heussner. Jochen is a qualified lawyer and has been working in the...

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...

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...

Financial Regulation and the Hedge Fund Industry Part 3

This is the last part of the series on Financial regulation and the Hedge Fund Industry which gives an overview of the main regulatory bodies...

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,...

Financial Regulation and the Hedge Fund Industry Part 1

This article has been written with the help of several sources including Wikipedia, the Financial Times, the Handbook of Hedge Funds by Francois-Serge Lhabitant,...

US Fed Decision: What does it mean for Hedge Funds?

  "The world economy is locked on a course towards an emerging markets crisis and a renewed slowdown in the US, regardless of the Federal...

Interview with Ana Botin, Santander Group Chair

HedgeThink is proud to present the interview with Ana Botin, Santander Group Chair and Bloomberg Television anchor and editor-at-large Francine Lacqua. The interview covered such...

How Do Hedge Funds Manage Compliance?

Hedge Fund managers are often called Investment Advisors as well. Because of the advisory role they play in guiding and counseling institutional investors, by...

Understanding structure of a Hedge Fund

We continue series based on the book “The Pragmatic Hedge Fund Manager” started with Part 1 on The History of Hedge Fund Industry. Below...

Costs Associated with Starting a Hedge Fund

General Costs Typically, a hedge fund startup costs are around $55,000 to $ 110,000. These costs include the investment incurred on branding, website development,...

How to Set Up a Hedge Fund

How to Set Up a Hedge Fund Hedge funds have been a huge success for the most part ever since their conception. A large number...

Swedish fund and FX market strategy, tech and growth – Interview...

Scandinavian Capital Markets - SCMForex.com's Chief Investment Officer David Bouchahda talks with Hedgethink.com about the new Swedish fund strategy, technology and the rapid growth...