financial system

Hedge Funds

Three ways to better manage non-financial risk

The recent financial crisis shed light on a number of new sources of risk. On the one hand there was the extreme correlation between the real estate mortgage and equity markets, and on the other hand the extreme price sensitivity of all assets to the counterparty and liquidity risks of the financial system with respect […]
Hedge Funds

Does reform spell the end for the OTC market?

The global reforms to the trading, clearing and settlement of over-thecounter (OTC) instruments have been well published and there is a pleasing level of industry awareness over both the requirements and the likely implications to business operations. However, many consequences of the reforms are yet to be fully identified and there is the risk that […]