NEW YORK, NY, October 9, 2017 – Despite widespread criticism regarding the heightened regulatory environment that has pervaded since the introduction of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, as well as the Trump administration’s promises to scale back regulations, the alternative investment industry doesn’t foresee any lessening of current regulations or regulators’…

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NEW YORK, NY, August, 2017 – Though it is the seemingly endless battle over the future of the Affordable Care Act that has dominated headlines since the Trump administration took the helm, there are many other issues the alternative investment industry is eager to see play out in the 115th Congress. From potential tax changes…

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July, 2017 – Quantitative investing has been experiencing a resurgence of interest among investors in alternative investments –fueled by big data, ever-more sophisticated algorithms and increasingly efficient technologies. Given investors’ interest in quantitative investment funds, the New York Hedge Fund Roundtable recently looked at how the alternative investment community views the strategy compared to the…

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May, 2017: The New York Hedge Fund Roundtable is pleased to announce Ferential Systems Inc. as the Roundtable’s newest sponsor. Ferential Systems is a boutique provider of risk management software solutions for fixed income, foreign exchange, and derivative instruments. Its flagship product, Pyramid, is a real-time, front-to-back trade processing and portfolio risk decomposition suite. Large banks, brokerage…

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April, 2017: When asked if the federal government will legalize marijuana within the next 10 years, 64% of respondents believe it will, while 36% believe it won’t.The alternative investment community is a fan of marijuana –at least from an investment perspective. With marijuana now legal in 26 states and Washington D.C., and having been approved…

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