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Ross McGill - TConsult Ltd - Yateley | 13/03/2008 | 2833 views
I am usually surprised by the almost manic attention given to alpha these days. That may sound trite in present financial circumstances, although volatility in the markets is the mother of invention and therefore competitive alpha. But it seems to me that scratching about in the field for a few basis points to outstrip your competitor's alpha...
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Graham Underwood - GFT - London | 10/03/2008 | 1395 views
Richard Baker, Chief Executive of the Managed Funds Association and a former Senator, has recently pronounced, "It's wrong to say hedge funds are lightly regulated...you have vice of regulatory constraint, one from the investor side, and one from the lender side". So perhaps hedge funds will escape the threat of regulation, because ...