Monthly Archives: September 2012

Sharp Peak Capital in Hong Kong, a volatility fund manager run by Jean-Guy Renard, Jonathan Hodgson and Nils Razmilovic, has shut down following heavy losses.

The hedge fund industry in Asia reached US$144 billion in AUM in the first half of 2012, according to AsiaHedge.

HFC Advisory Group, the Tokyo-headquartered alternative investments business set up by Stefan Nilsson, continues to expand with the appointments of industry veterans John Inamine (ex-SPARX, Deutsche Bank, SBC, O’Connor) and Toru Ueda (ex-Firebrick, Hachiman, Prudential, Prosperity, SG Warburg, Mercury, Liquidmetal) to its team of advisers.

Japan’s alternative investments community mourns our colleague and friend Yoko Abe of Seiryu Asset Management who tragicallly passed away this week.