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CAIS 2018 – What We Heard, What We Saw and What We Learned

February 14, 2018 1:26 pm |

The 2018 Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS) brought together more than 500 leading thinkers and decision makers from across the alternative investment industry, including managers, […]

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BUSINESS INSIDER
A bunch of shell-shocked Wall Streeters met in paradise during the market meltdown — here’s what scares them most

February 12, 2018 11:38 pm |

Last week, a few hundred terrified Wall Streeters met in paradise as the market weighed (and howled at) the prospect of a swiftly changing global […]

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OPALESQUE
Allocators push back on risk parity criticisms, fund size at CAIS

February 12, 2018 9:29 pm |

Market commentators have been quick to blame “the machines” as a reason for the market’s recent sell-off, prompting a harsh rebuttal from AQR’s Cliff Asness earlier this […]

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OPALESQUE
Money managers debate blockchain at CAIS

February 12, 2018 9:28 pm |

Are bitcoin and blockchain the harbingers of financial revolution or financial fraud? Panelists at the Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS) were heavily divided. Morgan Creek […]

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OPALESQUE
Alignvest IM wants to make individual portfolios look more like a pension

February 12, 2018 9:25 pm |

When Don Raymond was at the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) he pioneered a total portfolio style of investing that was global, diversified and […]

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CAYMAN COMPASS
Alternative Investment Summit: Fresh Prince rocks the Kimpton

February 11, 2018 11:44 pm |

An interview session with Hollywood star Will Smith at the Cayman Alternative Investment Summit took an unexpected turn Friday when the actor, accompanied by UCCI’s […]

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CAYMAN COMPASS
Alternative Investment Summit: Danica Patrick – driven to succeed

February 11, 2018 10:41 pm |

Calling a racing driver “driven” may appear to be a bad play on words, but the only other accurate description of Danica Patrick, at least […]

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CAYMAN COMPASS
Enterprise City: Home of Cayman’s growing tech industry

February 11, 2018 10:01 am |

Guests at last week’s Alternative Investment Summit got a preview of the future as experts shared insights about artificial intelligence and other radical changes to be expected […]

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CAYMAN FUNDS MAGAZINE
‘Don’t fall in love’ – why emotional attachment to managers is a bad thing

February 9, 2018 11:18 pm |

‘Don’t fall in love’ – was one of the key messages from panelists on a session called ‘Over 100 years investing in hedge funds – […]

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CAYMAN FUNDS MAGAZINE
Investing responsibly set to become the norm – if it can be defined and measured

February 9, 2018 11:16 pm |

Implementing a strategy that allows funds to invest responsibly and defines what this means for different funds and investors will only become more commonplace in […]

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