Thursday, 31 July 2014
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Dec 4 2009 | 10:20am ET
Hedge fund giant SAC Capital Advisors has opened an office in Singapore, its second in Asia.
The Stamford, Conn.-based firm, which manages about $13 billion, will have two portfolio managers based in the city-state, Reuters reports. The firm already has an office in Hong Kong, as well as offices in New York, Boston, Chicago and London.
Asia is poised to be a major center for hedge fund growth, following the retrenchment or withdrawal of many western hedge funds during the financial crisis. Hedge funds in the region have performed well above-average this year, and a series of new funds focused on the region have debuted.
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…