CHINA: building a modern asset management industry
The pace and scale of China’s recent efforts to liberalise, deregulate, modernise and internationalise its asset management industry – and the alternative investment industry in particular – have surprised and delighted all those doing business in this fast-growing and potentially vast market.
New Standards in Investor Transparency
The good governance gospel tells you that transparency ultimately supports performance, but try telling that to famously uncommunicative managers.
Global Review 2014
The recovery of the global hedge fund industry in 2012, which we reported in last year's editions of the Global Review, has moved up a gear over the past year
Hong Kong: Developing a world-class Asian hedge fund centre
Hong Kong has established itself as the dominant centre in Asia’s fast-evolving hedge fund world – with a growing pool of local investment talent, with international-quality strengths in infrastructure and operations, and with China’s rapidly emerging asset management as its backyard.
Ireland – A key centre in the hedge fund world
With the AIFM Directive ushering in a new era for hedge funds in Europe, and with new UCITS legislation set to boost that growing fund sector too, Ireland looks well-placed to capitalise on the opportunities and challenges ahead as a key global player in a changing hedge fund world.