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Data Exploitation for Asset Managers: A Survey and White Paper

Apr 12th, 2016 | Filed under: Newly Added, Risk Management Strategies & Processes, Hedge Funds, Structure of the Hedge Funds Industry

A new survey sponsored by Northern Trust suggests that asset managers need to capture more value from available data, and that in order to do so they need both a more flexible strategy and stronger leadership than many now have. The surveyors talked to more than 200 executives in insuranceRead More

Mladina on Peeling the Onion: Looking for Idiosyncratic Skill

Jun 21st, 2015 | Filed under: Performance, Analytics & Metrics, Currencies, Indexes, Emerging markets

Factor models will evolve as researchers untangle what value is to be attributed to what factor. Model selection, then, has to remain flexible to keep pace with such research, and must of course remain useful for the investment decision makers. Read More

Northern Trust on Hedge Funds, Big Data and Transparency

May 20th, 2015 | Filed under: Institutional Investing, Alpha Hunters, Technology

The integration of data isn't fully on the hedge fund industry radar yet. Yet it may be critical to rebuilding manager-investor relations via whiz-bang 21st century technology. Read More