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Reality Shares Launches DIVCON Dividend Health Indexes  

Reality Shares Launches DIVCON Dividend Health Indexes  

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 13:36

Proprietary Methodology Forecasts Dividend Increases and Cuts Free Online Research Tools Available »

Beverly Chandler, AlphaQ

Welcome to the August issue of AlphaQ, the digital magazine based on skill based, risk adjusted returns

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 10:30

Our cover story this month is a profile of Hugh Hendry, founder and chief executive officer of Eclectica Asset Management. He may be a maverick and as much familiar for his robust media performances as his money management skills, but his firm has achieved 9 per cent per annum since launch 13 years ago, having survived the loss of over two thirds of its assets. In our piece, he stoutly defends global macro, saying that the flat years were when the strategy was doing exactly what it is designed to do. »

Hugh Hendry

Striving to succeed

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 10:30

Beverly Chandler interviews Eclectica's Hugh Hendry (pictured) as he defends global macro, and reflects on the tough business of being a hedge fund manager. »

Mike Dennis

Strong drivers

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 10:30

Direct lending markets in Europe are enjoying a period of growth, writes James Williams. »

Tyler Kim

P2P: be mindful of operational risk

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 10:30

Beverly Chandler interviews Maples FS's Tyler Kim (pictured) and Greg Knapp on the operational issues within P2P lending. »

Randeep Grewal

The Voldemort zone

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 10:30

Our regular columnist, Randeep Grewal (pictured), calls on Harry Potter to explain the complicated nature of currency relationships. »

Neal Berger

Keeping it liquid

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 10:30

Beverly Chandler talks to Neal Berger, chief investment officer of Eagle View Capital Partners. »

John Butler

Debunking the myth

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 10:30

Private catastrophe bonds offer enhanced returns in the insurance linked securities market, writes James Williams. »

Marianne Scordel

Added value

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 10:30

In the first of a two part series on unconventional alternatives, Marianne Scordel (pictured), Founder of Bougeville Consulting, looks at litigation funding. »

Shen Tan

High yield in Asia

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 10:30

James Williams talks to firms who are trading Asian bonds to leverage a strong RMB. »

features
Special report
Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

Article
Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

Special report
State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

Special report
Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 11:00

This keynote Hedgeweek Special Report surveys the key technology products and software solutions available to hedge funds,, and drills down into each one through interviews and analysis to summarise their benefits to COOs, CTOs and CFOs at hedge funds... »

Special report
AlphaQ – April 2015

AlphaQ – April 2015

Tue, 21/04/2015 - 10:00

The hunt for diverse streams of alpha is intensifying, and skill-based risk-adjusted returns are the Holy Grail for all investment managers. Global Fund Media (GFM) brings you AlphaQ, a bi-monthly compendium of investment ideas, skill and talent across all asset classes, and a network of the best asset management talent... »

Special report
AlphaQ - June 2015

AlphaQ – June 2015

Tue, 23/06/2015 - 11:00

AlphaQ, a bi-monthly compendium of investment ideas, skill and talent across all asset classes, and a network of the best asset management talent... »

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