Dec 22 2005 | 5:00pm ET
By Deirdre Brennan
It's no surprise that there has been a flurry of Asian-focused hedge fund launches in recent months. Hennessee Group's Asia-Pacific Index is showing year-to-date returns of 13.65%, second only to its Latin American Index, which has posted 18.48% returns YTD.
Nick Azari, chief operating officer of Aperta Asset Management, which launched a Japanese long/short equities fund April 1, said "our fund is doing extremely well. We are up about 25% in less than 9 months... Just this month we are up 6.5%."
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…