‘Border controls’ imposed by domestic regulators inhibit cross-border fund marketing Mon, 22/09/2014 - 16:01

Domestic regulations in Europe are inhibiting the cross-border benefits of the European Commission’s Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), according to analysis by law firm CMS.

Laurence Wormald, SunGard

The power of integrated risk management

“We’ve risen to the challenge to offer a truly integrated risk management approach with APT Enterprise,” comments Laurence Wormald (pictured), COO and head of research, SunGard APT, adding: »

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Chi-X Japan launches Chi-Match VWAP Cross

Chi-X Japan Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of market operator Chi-X Global, launched Chi-Match VWAP Cross (Volume Weighted Average Price) on 1 September. »

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LME launches LME CLear

The London Metal Exchange (LME) has launched its new clearing house, LME Clear, migrating all of the positions of LME members from previous clearer LCH.Clearnet Ltd to its own risk and clearing system, LMEmercury. »


CFTC provides time-limited no-action relief for SEFs from block trade requirements

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has provided time-limited no-action relief concerning swap execution facility (SEF) access for block trade execution. »


SunGard launches APT Enterprise platform for integrated view of risk management

SunGard has launched its APT Enterprise platform, which provides integrated risk management through an interactive risk dashboard for buy-side firms. »

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AIMA appoints new council

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), the global hedge fund industry association, has formed a new AIMA Council, its global board of directors. »

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Liquid Holdings helps manager achieve 60% cost saving with its integrated solution

Workflow efficiency is becoming increasingly challenging for hedge fund managers as they look to launch multiple fund structures. Managing multiple hedge funds as well as separately managed accounts often leads to multiple systems, data flow complexity and a web of counterparty relationships to make sense of. »


Fuchs & Associés Group launches Super ManCo

Fuchs & Associés Group has been granted authorisation by the CSSF for Fuchs Asset Management SA, its Luxembourg-based super management company (Super ManCo). »

James Williams, Hedgeweek

Deutsche Bank survey shows that investor allocations to alternative UCITS have doubled year-on-year… ETF provider Source to launch first product in the US…

London-based Source, one of Europe’s leading ETF providers, this week announced that it was launching its first product in the US. Source’s first investment product to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange is the Source EURO STOXX 50 ETF, which offers highly liquid exposure to the largest blue chip stocks in the Eurozone.  »

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