Matt Gibbs, product manager for Northern Europe at Linedata, speaking at the survey release, says regulation is forcing asset managers to become more like hedge funds by focusing on a greater number of asset classes. Conversely, hedge funds have had to become more traditional.
Gibbs says that this is leading them to occupy the same space, as both consider how to respond to regulation such as the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) and Undertakings for Collective Investment in
James talks about his trip to Chicago and some of the interesting topics that came up (including a look at disaster recovery demands). Then Anthony and James touch on ISDA's initial margin rules, with Phase 3 going live next year.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails