It seems lost in the mists of market meltdown now, but hedge funds were widely blamed at the start of the financial crisis for practices that triggered the collapse.
Since then, the industry has closed ranks but now feels secure enough to accept a degree of criticism. A White Paper reviewing the role of non-executive directors in the hedge fund industry has found...
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Investment Week editor Katrina Lloyd is joined by a panel of industry experts to discuss the US economy, presidential election, and prospects for equity markets.
Following the crescendo of the European sovereign debt crisis in 2011, scepticism plagued investors across the continent, leaving the economy in a fragile, lethargic state.
Only 26% of investment trusts launched between 2000 and 2009 are still going strong, while the rest have been wound up due to poor performance, wide discounts or because their mandate is no longer relevant, according to Numis Securities.
Gubriy appointed head of global REIT funds