Aug 14 2012 | 2:31pm ET
36 South Capital Advisors’ Black Orlov Fund, a single-client tail-risk vehicle named for the world’s most famous black diamond, gained 101% in 2011. Impressive as those results are, they actually pale in comparison to the 2008 returns posted by the firm’s Black Swan Fund, which generated 234% before being shuttered in 2009. But despite announcing plans to launch a new "black swan" fund more than a year ago, the London-based firm, which moved to the U.K. from New Zealand in 2009, is still waiting for the right time to start.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…