Fri, Oct 24, 2014
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Opalesque Radio

Solutions for Being Compliant in the Wake of Regulatory Challenges
Radio Feature 100: Sona Blessing in conversation with Wicky Meyer
 
Friday, May 16, 2014
radio Since its inception in 2004 Wicky Meyer has been with Swiss Hedge Capital AG, which manages ‘pari passu’ a Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) regulated European Long/Short Equities Fund, a Cayman offshore fund, and two Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) regulated UCITS IV funds domiciled in Luxembourg).

He has been a Partner and Chief Operating Officer of the company, and in 2013 was appointed CEO and Managing Partner. Prior to this he has held various positions at Citigroup and Deutsche Bank AG in Zurich, Switzerland.

 Download this feature as MP3 (21.65 MB)

 
Listen to the complete feature
Solutions for Being Compliant in the Wake of Regulatory Challenges

Duration: 09:27 

  logo

Or listen to selected sub-features
  • Q1 - Even before it was mandatory, why were you one of the first assets managers to be regulated and opt for a FINMA regulated hedge fund?

    Duration: 03:23 


  • Q2 - What has changed since hedge fund regulation, particularly in Switzerland, has become mandatory?

    Duration: 01:22 


  • Q3 - What is the “new normal” for a Swiss hedge fund manager/distributor?

    Duration: 01:55 


  • Q4 - If you don’t have the size (assets under management) and cannot afford it - what are the other solutions?

    Duration: 01:23 


  • Q5 - What is the difference between being a hedge fund seeder or incubator and your model?

    Duration: 01:25 



Radio Link
  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Commodities - Oil wreaking havoc on small-cap energy stocks sliding 36%[more]

    From Bloomberg.com: Owning almost anything in the U.S. stock market has been a losing proposition since September. Owning smaller energy companies has been a catastrophe. Hercules Offshore Inc. and Resolute Energy Corp. are among 19 oil-and-gas equities in the Russell 2000 Index that lost more than

  2. Investing - Hedge funds favor equity long/short, Strategic bond managers hedge against further high yield sell-off[more]

    Hedge funds favor equity long/short From Securitieslendingtimes.com: Equity long/short strategies will generate good returns for hedge funds in the future, according to a panel at this year’s Risk Management Association Conference on Securities Lending in Naples, Florida. Panellists Sand

  3. Legal - Ex-hedge fund analyst weeps as judge hands down 5 year sentence, Former Columbus investment manager Steven P. Moore indicted on theft charges, SEBI confirms ban for Hong Kong hedge fund, SEC announces enforcement action against compliance officer[more]

    Ex-hedge fund analyst weeps as judge hands down 5 year sentence From Hereisthecity.com: An ex-hedge fund analyst was sentenced to 5 years in prison for his role in insider-trading scheme. The New York Post reports that former hedge fund analyst Matthew Teeple was sentenced Thursday to fiv

  4. Goldman in talks to acquire IndexIQ[more]

    From Bloomberg.com: Can Goldman Sachs put ETF investors on a liquid diet? Goldman is in talks to acquire IndexIQ, Reuters has reported. Index IQ is a small exchange-traded-fund firm known mostly for products that replicate hedge fund strategies, called "liquid alternative" ETFs. While IndexIQ has 11

  5. Other Voices: CALPERS dilemma should be a warning to hedge funds wanting institutional investors[more]

    From Ian Hamilton, founder of IDS Group. A quick comment on the CALPERS’ disinvestment from the hedge fund market and the jitters it is causing. Pension Funds should not be sheep and follow CALPERS’ decision as the issues that CALPERS has with hedge fund investments are in many ways unique t