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  1. SEC gives green light to Eaton Vance’s active ETMFs

    Because investors only need to redeem shares once in an ETF, they save a round of capital gains tax. When an investor wants to leave a mutual fund, the manager must redeem an equivalent portion of shares, paying one round of tax, and the investor...

  2. AIFMD: hedge funds reported to be struggling with reporting

    Reporting impacts NAVs, may cause capital-raising challenges Although these costs may be charged to the fund entity, it will impact the net asset value performance numbers and may lead to further challenges in raising capital.

  3. Industry confronts hard choices in CCP recovery debate

    According to the paper, the size of the recap fund should relate to the results of rigorous, regulatory-driven stress-testing, which JP Morgan argues should dictate the amount of capital CCPs should hold.

  4. Mifid II doomsday awaits energy firms, conference told

    They were: the extent to which physically settled forwards were caught by the rules; the availability of exemptions to Mifid for commodity firms; the introduction of commodity position limits; and the possibility that energy traders might be...

  5. Focus on Who, What and How Before Crowdfunding Your Project

    SEW talked with Gary Gagnon about the challenges of raising capital AND going to market at the same time. Crowdfunding is a proven way to raise capital and go-to-market at the same time. However, to successfully raise capital and bring a new...

  6. You Are Not in Control – #RIMC 2012 Highlights

    The annual conference, which takes place in Iceland’s capital, is organized by Kristjan Mar Hauksson, SES speaker, SEMPO board director, and founder of Nordic eMarketing. Pariser first began to see the most tangible effects of this personalization...

  7. Bermuda to emphasise regulatory strengths in bid to gain more hedge fund business

    This is largely a question of the reporting, infrastructure and capital requirements in the jurisdiction. We pride ourselves on our reputation as a well-regulated jurisdiction with strong know your customer (KYC) requirements,” she says.The BMA...

  8. Risk managers debate at Energy Risk USA conference

    After a short coffee break, delegates returned to the morning session to hear a presentation from Lynda Clemmons, veteran of the weather risk markets and now at derivatives broker Vyapar Capital Partners.

  9. Energy firms face capital adequacy squeeze

    Corporate end-users have lobbied hard for exemptions since the Commission first published its position paper on reform of the derivatives market last year, claiming any mandatory clearing requirement would require them to eat into vital working...

  10. Swedish banks downplay Latvian threat

    Risk managers at these institutions say they can withstand the pain, but state support might be needed to avert collapse at the weakest member of the group, Swedbank, which has just completed a third round of capital-raising.

  11. Tamalpais Global Partners Master Fund: Tamalpais Asset Management

    By 2007 the team also included Mark Zola, a 15-year veteran of the convertibles market and founder and CIO of the $300 million hedge fund Zola Capital Management, and Ian McFadzen, who had spent 13 years at Marin Capital and Goldman Sachs.

  12. Death by CDO

    CIMB has said it will support another round of fund raising by Bank Thai, this one a 6.67 billion share rights issue that is expected to boost its registered capital by 5 billion baht. In an attempt to boost earnings, Bank Thai invested in a...

  13. Highlights from the SEW Blog: April 14-18, 2008

    Search Startup Announces $25 Million in Second Round FundingSearch startup Cuill has announced $25 million in venture capital as part of a second round of funding. Paid Click Growth Slows, Declines in Q1 2008Following a less-than-luster February...