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Wed, 24 Sep 2014
Editorial
NEW LAUNCHES: Latest maiden fund launches
SEEDERS' CORNER: New seeds
EMERGING MANAGER BULLETIN: Latest developments within the emerging manager community
SCOTSTONE COLUMN: World War IV
Peter Urbani' Statistics - Early signs of a renaissance in emerging manager hedge fund returns
FUND PROFILES: Emerging CTA opens global macro short term program to investors
THE MARKETING CHALLENGE: Investing in the investor
PERSPECTIVES: Views and perspectives relevant to emerging fund managers
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014
Editorial
NEW LAUNCHES: Latest maiden fund launches
EMERGING MANAGER BULLETIN: Latest developments within the emerging manager community
SCOTSTONE COLUMN: Why is it so difficult to attract new money
FUND PROFILES: Hayate Japan Equity Long/short fund, Polar Star's commodity hedge funds
FOCUS: How to conduct due diligence using backgammon
SEEDER'S CORNER: Latest news
PERSPECTIVES: Views and perspectives relevant to emerging fund managers
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014
Editorial
NEW LAUNCHES: Latest maiden hedge fund launches
EMERGING MANAGER BULLETIN: Latest developments within the emerging manager community
SCOTSTONE COLUMN: He who pays the piper calls the tune
FUND PROFILE: Convector Capital, Mayar Capital, 1900 Investments
FOCUS: Emerging managers in France
SEEDERS' CORNER: Latest news
PERSPECTIVES: Views and findings relevant to emerging fund managers
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014
Editorial
NEW LAUNCHES: Newest maiden hedge fund launches
EMERGING MANAGER BULLETIN: Latest developments within the emerging manager community
SCOTSTONE COLUMN: Truffles - Small funds with excellent track records
FUND PROFILES: FrontFour Capital, Burren Capital, Hollis Park Partners
GUEST ARTICLE: The hedge fund fee conundrum
PERSPECTIVES: Views and findings relevant to emerging fund managers
SEEDERS' CORNER: Swiss Asia Asset Management, Emergence, fund of funds ABS
SERVICERS' SPOT: New hedge fund managers ought to get scalable infrastructure from the start
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Fri, 23 May 2014
Editorial
New Launches: Latest maiden fund launches
Fund Profile: Eigenvector Capital launches first fund, a systematic value-based strategy, in "ideal time"
Scotstone Column: Faustian dilemma
Guest Article: Seven military strategies for acquiring assets
Emerging Manager Bulletin: Latest developments within the emerging manager community
Perspectives: News, views and findings
Seeders' Corner: Latest developments within the fund seeding space
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014
Editorial
NEW LAUNCHES: Latest and announced maiden fund launches
FUND PROFILES: Breton Hill, a macro, Camox Fund, Aimed Global Alpha Fund, Varadero Capital, Phalanx Japan AustralAsia Multi-Strategy Fund
SCOTSTONE COLUMN: Go into compliance my child!
EMERGING MANAGER BULLETIN: Latest developments within the emerging manager community
PERSPECTIVES: News, views and findings
SEEDERS' CORNER: Latest developments within the fund seeding space
SERVICERS' SPOT:Views from service providers on approaching AIFMD implementation
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014
Editorial
NEW LAUNCHES: Latest and announced maiden fund launches
FUND PROFILES: Active Owners Fund, Pangaea Africa Fund of Funds
EMERGING MANAGER BULLETIN: Latest developments within the emerging manager community
SCOTSTONE COLUMN: Remuneration and the EU
Guest Article: The Odds with managed futures
SEEDERS CORNER: Latest developments within the fund seeding space
PERSPECTIVES: News, views and findings relevant to the emerging manager space
SERVICERS SPOT: New products and services for new managers
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014
Editorial
NEW LAUNCHES: Latest and announced maiden fund launches
FUND PROFILES: Topni Capital, Nafora, Martek Partners
EMERGING MANAGER BULLETIN: Latest developments within the emerging manager community
SCOTSTONE COLUMN: AIFMD and poultry
SEEDERS' CORNER: Latest developments within the fund seeding space
PERSPECTIVES: News, views and findings relevant to the emerging manager space
SERVICERS' SPOT: New products and services for new managers
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014
Editorial
NEW LAUNCHES: Recent maiden hedge fund launches
EMERGING MANAGER BULLETIN: Latest developments within the emerging manager community
SEEDERS' CORNER - Latest developments within the fund seeding space
SCOTSTONE COLUMN: The year of the return of investors
FUND PROFILES: Shorepath Capital, MitonOptimal, Blueshift Capital
PERSPECTIVES: News, views and findings relevant to the emerging manager space
SERVICERS' SPOT: New products and services for new managers
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013
Editorial
Emanagers Indices: The Emanagers Total Index gained 1.59% in October, 3.9% YTD
New Funds In The Database: Funds that have recently joined Opalesque's Emerging Managers (EManagers) fund database
Seeders' Corner: Latest news from the fund seeding industry
LAUNCHES & NEW FUNDS: Recent maiden fund launches
Fund Profiles: Midwest Advisors, Strategis, Monte Capital, SA2
Servicers' Spot: Meridian
News & Perspectives: Latest relevant news, views and findings
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013
Editorial
Emanagers Indices: September 2013's performance of the Opalesque EManagers indices
New Funds In The Database: Funds that have recently joined Opalesque's Emerging Managers (EManagers) fund database
Seeders' Corner: News of the latest seeding deals and startups
Launches and new funds' news: Most launched strategy so far this year; Recent maiden fund launches and new funds' updates
Fund Profiles: The Frey Multi-Strategy Fund and the Gondor Partners Fund
Servicer's Spot: Ifina, State Street, I.A. Englander
News and Perspectives: Latest relevant views and findings
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Wed, 25 Sep 2013
Editorial
Emanagers Indices: August 2013's performance of the Opalesque EManagers indices
New Funds in the Database: Funds that have recently joined Opalesque's Emerging Managers (EManagers) fund database
Seeders' Corner: IMQ, Hermes PBK, Mariner
Launches: Skėnderbeg fund of hedge funds, Leprin Tail Risk Green Fund, Humber Global, Diamond fund, HFR statistics + Recent maiden fund launches and new funds' updates
Fund Profiles: Root Global Opportunities, Balkan Emerging Frontiers Fund, Varus Capital, Maglan Distressed Fund
Servicers' Spot: Advent survey, GPP
Marketing Challenge: Infographic from PR agency Cognito on opportunities created by the JOBS Act
News & Perspectives: Latest relevant news, views and findings
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Fri, 26 Jul 2013
Editorial
Emanagers Indices: June 2013's Performance of the Opalesque EManagers indices
New Funds in the Database: Funds that have recently joined Opalesque's Emerging Managers (EManagers) database
Assorted New Managers Articles: County Cork; Australian startups; launches in the Gulf; Signet's funds of hedge funds.
Seeders' Corner: Scout Global; Horton Point; FRM; Emergence.
Servicers' Spot: EAM; ClearVest; Global Prime Partners.
Profiles: The Ogee Structured Opportunities Fund; the Shaked Opportunity fund of hedge funds.
Guest Article: Andrew Cohan of Macoma Capital Group talks about entrepreneurs who are achieving results
Launches: Recent maiden fund launches and related fund news
News & Perspectives: Latest relevant news, views and findings
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Tue, 25 Jun 2013
Editorial
Emanagers Indices - The Emanagers Total Index gained +0.05% in May, +3.16% YTD
New Funds in the Database - Funds that have recently joined the Opalesque EManagers Database
Focus - The plight of emerging managers, and the general partnership solution
The Marketing Challenge - Marketing closer or poseur? How to identify the first and avoid the second
Servicers' Spot - Meet Concept, your friendly prime broker
Seeders' Corner - Incubation process allows Mariner to prove the merits of a manager before seeding
Launches & New Funds' News
News & Perspectives
Profiles - The Adamah Diversified Sectors Program and the Heard Opportunity Fund
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Fri, 24 May 2013
Editorial
Emanagers Indices - Emerging manager hedge funds and CTAs gained 0.72% in April (+3.18% YTD)
Peter Urbani' Statistics - Ignoring serial auto-correlation may understate hedge fund volatility by more than 30%
New Funds in the Database - Funds that have recently joined the Opalesque EManagers database
EManagers DB Insights - EManagers global macro index generates 11 positive quarters out of 13 since 2010
Focus - Barriers to entry are high for emerging hedge fund businesses in Canada
Guest Article - A short note on short selling: Four post-crisis headwinds
Seeders' Corner - Hermes BPK and Northern Lights' Accelerator Fund focuses on mitigating operational and business risk
Seeders' Corner News Review
Launches and New Funds' News
News & Perspectives
Profiles - Stone Toro and Varden Pacific talk about their funds
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Thu, 25 Apr 2013
Editorial
Emanagers Indices - Emerging manager hedge funds and CTAs gain 0.66% in March (+2.51% in Q1)
New Funds in the Database - Funds that have recently joined the Opalesque EManagers database
EManagers DB Insights - Most EManagers' currency funds book profits in Q1-13
Focus - Social media and hedge funds - Part 1: Usage trends - Part 2: Best practice - Part 3: Drivers
47N Series - Barbarians at the gate
Rules and Regulations - Current legal landscape for investment managers raising funds in the U.S.
Seeders' Corner News Review
Servicers' Spot - Apex Fund Services launches free office facilities and fund incubation services
Launches and New Funds' News
News & Perspectives
Profiles - Eschler AM, RDA Capital speak about their fund
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Mon, 25 Mar 2013
Editorial
Emanagers Indices - Emerging manager hedge funds and CTAs up 0.17% in February (+1.93% YTD)
New Funds in the Database - Funds that have recently joined the Opalesque EManagers database
Peter Urbani' Statistics - Monte Carlo may overestimate individual asset risks by up to two thirds
EManagers DB Insights - CTAs that invest in soft commodities are having a good start this year
Focus - Time to take a second look at your fee structure?
47N Series - Where's the beef?
Guest Article - Does size (of a hedge fund) matter?
The Marketing Challenge - An alternative theory of natural selection
Seeders' Corner - PineBridge is harvesting existing relationships but also moving forward
Seeders' Corner News Review
Launches and New Funds' News - Recent maiden fund launches and related fund news
News & Perspectives - Latest relevant news, views and findings
Servicer' Spot - Alpha Cooperative: outsourcing is becoming a more commonplace
Profiles - Canadian funds in Spartan's breeding ground perform within expectations in 2012
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Mon, 25 Feb 2013
Editorial
Emanagers Indices - Emerging manager hedge funds and CTAs gain 1.82% in first month of 2013
New Funds in the Database - Funds that have recently joined the Opalesque EManagers database
Focus - Starting out up North
Seeders' Corner - SEB offers two seeding funds and knowledge transfer too
Guest Article - New study shows small equity long/short managers outperform their larger peers over five and ten year periods
The Marketing Challenge - An alternative theory of natural selection
Launches and new funds' news -
News & Perspectives: Recent news, views and findings of interest to emerging hedge fund managers and investors
Profiles - Chessica, Maglan, Phase Capital speak about their funds
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013
Editorial
Emanagers Indices - December 2012's performance of the Opalesque Emanagers indices
New Funds In The Database - Funds that have recently joined Opalesque's Emerging Managers Database
Peter Urbani's Statistics - Co-Skewness worth 290bp
Focus - Are we all global macro investors now?
47N - The Pied Piper of Hamelin
The marketing challenge - Returns only attract attention
Seeders' corner - Revere: psychology can help with manager selection
Servicers' spot - Linedata's modular solutions for small managers
Launches - A recapitulation of maiden launches in the last 30 days, and related matters
News & perspectives - Recent news, views and findings of interest to emerging hedge fund managers and investors
Profiles - AlphaParity, LidenGrove, Ascendiant Capital, Iken Capital speak about their funds
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Wed, 19 Dec 2012
Editorial
Emanagers Indices - November 2012's performance of the Opalesque Emanagers indices
New Funds In The Database - Funds that have recently joined Opalesque's Emerging Managers Database
Peter Urbani' Statistics - Visualising dependence
Fundana Series - Year-end Review: Key findings from the Fundana series
Focus - All about value investing
47N - We don't need no regulation
Seeders' Corner - Sydney-based Treasury Group can assist managers with spinning off or starting from scratch + Seeders' Corner news review
Launches - A recapitulation of maiden launches in the last 30 days
News & Perspectives - Recent news, views and findings of interest to emergin hedge fund managers and investors
Profiles - Two emerging managers, Tower Capital and Fat Pitch, speak about their new fund
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