A survey conducted by Citi Prime Finance revealed that an overwhelming majority of institutional investors are planning to increase their allocations to risk premia and/or smart beta investments over the next t
Hedge funds have generally lagged long-only exposure to the U.S. stock market the past several years, and this has led to unhappy hedge-fund investors and increasing redemption pressure on hedge-fund managers.
Global venture capital (“VC”) funding took a major dip in the fourth quarter, and the declines extended into the first quarter of 2016, according to a new report from KPMG and CB Insights. But the firms say
Market volatility, geopolitical risk and the extended bull market are not deterring investors from increasing their allocations to hedge funds in 2016, according to a new report from Context Summits. In fact, n
Relentless regulation is causing a seismic shift for private equity (“PE”) firms, according to EY’s 2016 global survey of 103 finance executive and 88 investors. The evolving regulatory requirement has cr
Global macro-economic trends, anticipated market volatility, and the divergent monetary policies of the world’s major central banks are leading large institutional investors to embrace illiquid assets and act