EUROPE/US - Hermes BPK Partners, the hedge fund investment arm of institutional manager Hermes, is to support and seed hedge fund businesses as the climate for start-ups in the $2trn industry re-emerges.
The $1.6bn unit of Hermes will identify promising managers and provide "strategic business support", via a platform it is establishing with $11bn US private equity firm Northern Lights Capital Group...
James Balcombe looks at how pension funds can find the best hedge fund managers in the market
Interest rate and inflation hedging levels rose during the last quarter of 2015 according to BMO Global Asset Management's Liability Driven Investment (LDI) survey.
PP considers how big a risk this is for schemes and how they can manage it
Clwyd Pension Fund has undergone a restructure of its hedge fund strategy which will generate cost efficiencies and protect against volatility, following a major investment review.
PP looks at whether volatile markets mean now is the opportune time to invest in hedge funds