Tuesday, 29 July 2014
Last updated 51 min ago
Oct 18 2013 | 10:44am ET
Hedge fund are on a record-breaking roll, when it comes to total industry assets.
For the fifth-straight quarter, the figure hit an all-time high, Hedge Fund Research reports. Globally, hedge funds now manage $2.51 trillion, with the industry growing by nearly $100 billion in the third quarter.
Most of that growth was due to performance gains. But $23 billion came from net inflows.
Fixed-income relative-value arbitrage funds have been the biggest beneficiaries of those this year, taking in $20.5 billion.
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…