• CS/Qatar JV Aventicum thrives in European equities

    29 Oct 2015

    Part of a joint venture between Credit Suisse and the Qatari government, the ex-Pioneer team at Aventicum Alternative Equities have a long track record of extracting non-correlated alpha

  • European hedge fund assets grow by 5% in first half

    29 Oct 2015

    The European industry continued to climb in H1 2015 – albeit more slowly than in the US or Asia – despite renewed Eurozone pressures and a wary attitude towards Europe by US and global investors

  • Ex-IKOS veterans buck CTA trend with Altiq strategy

    29 Oct 2015

    IKOS veterans Sam Gover and Peter Ho are on track for the best year so far with their short-term oriented quantitative CTA fund, the Altiq Global Program — putting them way ahead of most of their peers in the managed futures sector in what has been a very up-and-down time for the strategy

  • How to make the most of Cap Intro: an insider view

    29 Oct 2015

    Capital Introduction can be a key part of any manager’s capital-raising activities, for new start-ups and established funds alike. But it can also be one of the most frequently misunderstood areas of the relationship between banks and hedge funds – and one of the most inefficiently used too. So how can and should hedge funds best use Cap Intro as part of their overall marketing and fund-raising efforts?

  • Global Review: Autumn 2015

    01 Oct 2015

    • Global asset survey • HFI Billion Dollar Club • New funds analysis • Investor insights • Performance update • Regional reviews • Industry comment • Hedge Fund Service Provider Guide for 2015

  • Broadwalk’s niche services sector fund draws investors with impressive returns

    25 Sep 2015

    A well-established fund with a unique sector focus and a striking track record, ex-Cazenove man Charlie Cottam’s Broadwalk Select Services strategy is beginning to gain traction with investors thanks to a concerted marketing push and its very strong multi-year performance

  • CF Partners gains traction with utilities-focused equity play

    25 Sep 2015

    With a new manager at the helm, commodities specialist CF Partners’ CFP Equity Fund is going from strength to strength with its multi-strategy approach to the utilities industry and related sectors

  • Equity and event-driven dominate new funds flow in first half

    25 Sep 2015

    More than 50 new offshore and onshore European hedge funds launched in H1 2015, the EuroHedge mid-year survey shows – with global equity, European equity and event-driven raising most assets

  • Investors remain committed despite spike in market volatility

    25 Sep 2015

    Investor demand for hedge funds remains steadfast despite the challenging investment environment of recent months – especially for macro, event-driven, equity long/short and multi-strategy exposure

  • Safra Sarasin’s CET Equity strategy targets regime change and secular bull market for European equities

    25 Sep 2015

    The Swiss private bank’s long/short European fund has a history of low correlation in volatile periods for equities –with the manager’s strategy making positive returns in ?the market turbulence of 2008, 2011 and again in August

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