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Emerging markets-focused hedge funds start Q4 at all time AUM high

Hedge fund capital invested in emerging markets rose to a record $223bn at the beginning of the fourth quarter, according to Hedge Fund Research (HFR) data.

Hedge funds continue winning streak in third quarter with record breaking performance gains

Steady performance and investor inflows in the third quarter increased total hedge fund capital to a fifth consecutive record quarterly level, according to Hedge Fund Research (HFR) data.

Investors continue to reward hedge fund performance with net inflows in third quarter

Despite $2.5bn of redemptions in September, hedge funds ended the third quarter with $12.5bn inflows, setting a record for assets under management.

Name change for Hedge Fund Standards Board reflects diversity and evolution of alternatives

In a sign of the times and a shift in sentiment towards hedge funds, the Hedge Fund Standards Board (HFSB) has renamed itself the Standards Board for Alternative Investments (SBAI).
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Hedge funds and private equity offered insurance cover

Iron Cove Partners, a US insurance brokerage specialising in the needs of the alternative asset management community, has launched a policy for hedge funds.

Hedge funds and risk parity strategies report substantial gains

Hedge funds and risk parity strategies gained in August despite rising tensions with North Korea and the impact of Hurricane Harvey.

China grants two asset managers ability to develop onshore investment products

Man Group and Fullerton Fund Management have registered with the Asset Management Association of China (AMAC) as private securities investment fund managers.

Cayman court ruling highlights areas of concern for custodian and fund administrators

A Cayman fund has lost its $2bn suit to recover Madoff related losses from its custodian and administrator.