The 'AlphaQ December 2016' special report comprises 14 separate articles listed below, these can be read individually or as a sequence.

Cover story

Meet Alan and Gina Miller

Meet Alan and Gina Miller

Beverly Chandler interviews Alan and Gina Miller, who, when it comes to challenging the institutions that formed them, have fearless form, both jointly and separately…

Story

Easing regulatory compliance

Easing regulatory compliance

James Williams profiles Droit, a New York-based financial technology company whose platform, ADEPT, has been engineered to help both sell‑side and buy-side institutions address the increasingly complex issue of regulatory compliance…

Story

Tech-savvy

Tech-savvy

Maria McGuire, commercial finance partner with Chicago law firm Goldberg Kohn, writes on technology finance and issues that arise in helping lenders structure transactions with technology companies and private equity firms with tech-focused portfolios…

Story

What lies ahead?

What lies ahead?

AlphaQ contributors and thought provokers assess the year that has gone and take a cautious peek into the next one…

Story

Silk road initiative

Silk road initiative

Donald Kanak (pictured), Chairman of Eastspring Investments, writes on the key importance of the Belt & Road Initiative combined with international co-operation in the essential development of infrastructure in Asia…

Story

CVC offers twin turbo returns

CVC offers twin turbo returns

Yield products are hard to come by today, what with investment grade corporate credit spreads tightening and government bonds offering precious little chance of generating any meaningful income. James Williams explores another solution…

Opinion

Cakes and trade

Cakes and trade

In his regular column for AlphaQ, Randeep Grewal writes on the surprisingly apposite subject of historical trading arrangements…