Saturday, 27 December 2014
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Sep 26 2013 | 10:51am ET
Brevan Howard Asset Management and BlueCrest Capital Management are among the hedge funds facing questions from British regulators about their exposure to interest-rate derivatives.
The Financial Conduct Authority last month sent a letter to a number of hedge funds in the wake of June's wild interest-rate moves, which rumors have attributed to a hedge fund sell-off. The hedge funds contacted are all major players in the interest-rate markets, the Financial Times reports.
The letters sought information about hedge funds' preparation for a sudden increase in rates. Some have expressed concern that the FCA is effectively asking hedge funds to disclose their positions.
Dec 1 2014 | 10:21am ET
As 2014 winds down, Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services executives took some time to share their outlook on trends facing the industry in 2015. Read more…
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