Unstructured Finance

When it comes to its hedge funds, Goldman is on the CAIS

March 15, 2012

By Katya Wachtel

Goldman Sachs’s own hedge fund product  — like the now defunct Global Alpha — is generally reserved for the checkbooks of the investment bank’s wealth management clients. But not always.

Risk Management: Did fund managers learn their lesson?

August 30, 2011

By Detlef Glow, Head of EMEA Research at Lipper. The views expressed are his own.

That’s all folks

July 1, 2010

The mood at this year’s Fund Forum, if not exactly upbeat, has been less sombre than last year’s introspective summit, with a few more cocktail parties around the stands, but asset managers remain on the whole subdued.

General Growth battle intensifies

May 6, 2010

The battle for control of General Growth, owner of shopping centers across America, continues, as it  weighs two rival offers.

Piggy in the middle

April 15, 2010

Piggy picFitch’s annual review of the European asset management industry dished out some home truths for fund firms hoping they can begin to put that horrible financial crisis behind them.