Institutional investor concern over hedge fund transparency is driving up risk management standards, leading the industry to become more "institutionalised", an SEI report finds.
Demand from investors for better risk management, greater liquidity, and higher-quality operations is causing a step-change in fund management firms, leading an industry once renowned for a culture of...
GAM Investments has begun the liquidation process of a number of its absolute return bond funds following the suspension of one of its lead fund managers.
Pension schemes are being urged to brace themselves for more volatility in the fixed income markets next year and to expect smaller returns from government bonds.
Consultants "love" diversified growth funds (DGFs) because they are complicated and difficult to compare, Spence Johnson director Nils Johnson says.
Macro Currency Group's Ashley Shaw discusses absolute returns.
Andrew Short considers the value of absolute return bond funds in overcoming the low returns caused by a stagnating economy