SEC Enforcement: Hedge Fund Inflated Prices; Deloitte & Touche Charged
SEC charged a hedge fund with a fraudulent fund valuation scheme; Deloitte & Touche was hit with violating auditor independence rules.
Untangling the FATCA Web for Hedge Funds (Next Up: GATCA)
Think that since there is no IRS registration reqirement, U.S.-domiciled funds aren’t subject to FATCA? Think again.
Why Institutional Investors Dominate the Liquid Alt Market
There are a lot of statistics showing investing trends among institutional investors, according to David Katz of Larch Lane Advisors, but tracking retail investors can be more difficult.
PE Firm KKR to Pay SEC $30M for Misallocating ‘Broken Deal’ Expenses
“This is the first SEC case to charge a private equity advisor with misallocating broken deal expenses,” said SEC's enforcement chief.
Sustainable Investing: No Longer a Backwater
The great majority of investors want their money to have a positive social impact, but advisors lag in meeting that need.
Alternative Assets Will Grow to $15.3 Trillion in Five Years: PwC
AUM will grow fastest in the developing world, the study predicts.
Volatility: Why It Matters and What You Should Do About It
Summer is upon us and many investors will be turning their attention away from the markets for a few weeks to enjoy some time off.
The Risks and Rewards of Frontier Markets Investing
Yes, there are political and currency risks, but they can be mitigated, and investors can be rewarded with high returns, three money managers at Morningstar conference argued.
Investors Plan to Boost Alternatives Allocations
Sixty-six percent of institutions and HNWs in an Altegris poll said they planned to allocate more to alternatives in the next six months.
10 Phrases to Avoid When Talking About Alt Investments
Advisors must help clients understand available hedge-fund-like strategies without the jargon, Invesco says.