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AMMF #38: Seven new funds, Brexit backlash, Bitcoin rap

By Elliot Burr on June 1, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing focus This week’s round up brings you a Brexit and MiFID II conundrum, the return of website spotlight, a seven-tier fund launch and a Bitcoin rap. Movers & Shakers Christian Claßen…

AMMF #34: MarTech stacks, Harvard hedge fund, Kanye marketing

By Elliot Burr on April 27, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing roundup This week’s round up brings you useful MarTech stacks, a teenage hedge fund, an AM partnership and Kanye West’s marketing tips. Movers & Shakers Richard Irons Is now ➜ Head…

Controversial ETF, China’s equity picks, data protection update [VIDEO]

By Elliot Burr on March 9, 2018
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This month’s video round up presents revolutionary fund launches, a data protection-themed test, gender equality studies, and more of our favourite investment industry websites. Please find links to the talked-about articles and features below. Fund Launches…

A post-hedge fund world? Inspecting the ETF epidemic

By Elliot Burr on December 18, 2017
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Carol Loomis, a former American financial journalist, once wrote a famed Fortune article entitled: ‘Hard times come to the hedge funds’. This was a product of the 1970s, but it goes without saying that the world…

UCITS and the rebirth of hedge funds

By Hannah Smith on October 25, 2016
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Hedge funds as a whole have struggled to perform in the last couple of years, with mediocre returns dragging down the average, despite decent returns from a few standout funds. In 2015, hedge funds delivered their…

Robo-Advice Breaks New Ground with Hedge Fund for the Masses

By Hannah Smith on June 16, 2016
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Retail investors are coming in from the cold. No longer content to stick with the ‘safe option’ of low yielding traditional asset classes, they want to get in on the action at the top end of…

What’s in a (Hedge Fund) Name?

By Doug Litowitz on December 30, 2014
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The topic of hedge fund names came up recently when the New York Times reported on the launch of Melvyn Capital, a name they found worthy of investigation. They discovered the firm was being launched by…

Top 10 Highest Paid Hedge Fund Managers

By Luke Hinchliffe on May 13, 2014
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Who are the highest earning hedge fund managers from the past year? Institutional Investor’s Alpha website published a 2014 Rich List of the 25 Highest Earning Hedge Fund Managers. We thought it would be cool to…