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European Distribution for Hedge Funds

Charles Muller, Deputy Director General of ALFI

FATCA could fundamentally change the way funds are distributed, says ALFI

Wed, 15/06/2011 - 17:00

FATCA could fundamentally change the way funds are distributed, according to Charles Muller (pictured), Deputy Director General of ALFI, the Association of Luxembourg Funds Industry.  “Implementation will be a long and costly process and it will be the European investor who pays the price as US investors are very rarely invested in European funds," he says. »

Arch to market three Arch cru funds on Fidelity investment platform

Arch to market three Arch cru funds on Fidelity investment platform

Thu, 29/01/2009 - 12:53

Arch Financial Products and its retail distribution partner cru Investment Management have signed three of their absolute return funds up to the UK online investment platform Fidelity Fund »

Man Investments opens marketing office in Rotterdam

Man Investments opens marketing office in Rotterdam

Mon, 24/11/2008 - 11:58

Man, an alternative investment management business, has opened its first office to service the Dutch market. »

Arch Financial Products enters Asia and Middle East market with Financial Partners stake

Arch Financial Products enters Asia and Middle East market with Financial Partners stake

Wed, 08/10/2008 - 06:47

UK-based alternative investment manager Arch Financial Products has made a substantial investment in Financial Partners Group, an international firm of independent financial advisers with »

Massena Advisors to distribute Vermont Asset Finance Fund in German-speaking Europe

Massena Advisors to distribute Vermont Asset Finance Fund in German-speaking Europe

Tue, 15/04/2008 - 07:00

Massena Advisors, which has offices in Geneva and Luxembourg, has signed an exclusive agreement to distribute the Vermont Asset Finance Fund, the flagship fund of Geneva-based Nara Capital »

BNY Mellon Asset Management launches global equity 130/30 fund for European investors

BNY Mellon Asset Management launches global equity 130/30 fund for European investors

Mon, 14/04/2008 - 15:42

BNY Mellon Asset Management has expanded the choice of funds within its Dublin-domiciled Mellon Global Funds Ucits III range with the launch of its first global 130/30 strategy. »

Henderson Global appoints Stephen Thariyan as head of credit

Henderson Global appoints Stephen Thariyan as head of credit

Mon, 05/11/2007 - 07:19

Henderson Global Investors has appointed Stephen Thariyan as head of credit, in charge of the firm's 17-strong credit alpha team of portfolio managers and credit analysts responsible for m »

First fine art hedge fund domiciled in Guernsey

First fine art hedge fund domiciled in Guernsey

Mon, 15/10/2007 - 08:07

The world's first-ever genuine fine art hedge fund has been domiciled in Guernsey and listed on the Channel Islands Stock Exchange. »

Abbey Capital Macro Fund offers access to global macro managers

Abbey Capital Macro Fund offers access to global macro managers

Thu, 04/10/2007 - 06:55

Irish-based hedge fund multi-manager Abbey Capital has launched the Malta-domiciled Abbey Capital Macro Fund, offering access to a group of global macro managers with low historic correlat »

Harcourt's Belmont (LUX) Fund range registered for public distribution in Switzerland

Harcourt's Belmont (LUX) Fund range registered for public distribution in Switzerland

Tue, 12/09/2006 - 07:02

Harcourt Investment Consulting AG's Belmont (LUX) style fund of hedge funds range has been approved for public distribution in Switzerland with immediate effect. »

LODH fund authorised for distribution in Switzerland

LODH fund authorised for distribution in Switzerland

Fri, 04/08/2006 - 06:56

Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch has completed the registration in Switzerland of its new fund, LODH Multiadvisers - Latin America Equity Long/Short. »

EU Hedge Funds Distribution: European Commission report recommends improvements to EU cross-border framework

EU Hedge Funds Distribution: European Commission report recommends improvements to EU cross-border framework

Wed, 05/07/2006 - 07:00

A new report highlights current barriers to the development of hedge funds in Europe and suggests solutions to free up access for investors across the EU. »

Poll reveals pension funds' changing attitudes to alternative products and investment techniques

Poll reveals pension funds' changing attitudes to alternative products and investment techniques

Mon, 06/03/2006 - 06:58

A new poll shows that UK pension funds and their advisers are becoming more open to using alternative products and investment techniques to »

Fortis appoints Den Bosch as director of currency management

Fortis appoints Den Bosch as director of currency management

Tue, 14/02/2006 - 06:07

Dennis van den Bosch is to join Fortis Merchant Banking in Amsterdam as director of currency management. »

Former UBS fund manager launches new consultancy firm

Former UBS fund manager launches new consultancy firm

Tue, 07/02/2006 - 06:13

Ex-UBS fund manager Michelle Michel has launched a consultancy firm providing third-party marketing, product management and merger and a »

MSS looks to ex-FTSE director Colbourne to develop pensions links

MSS looks to ex-FTSE director Colbourne to develop pensions links

Wed, 01/02/2006 - 06:11

MSS Capital has taken on ex-FTSE director Graham Colbourne to help deepen the firm's relationships with UK and European pension funds an »

GlobeOp names Roger Ohan director of GoMarkets

GlobeOp names Roger Ohan director of GoMarkets

Tue, 31/01/2006 - 06:07

GlobeOp Financial Services (GlobeOp) has appointed Roger Ohan as Director of GoMarkets, GlobeOp's new electronic trading and connectivit »

France's alternative funds embrace a new era

France's alternative funds embrace a new era

Mon, 23/01/2006 - 06:19

In this article the Luxembourg-based team at CACEIS, the securities services joint venture between Crédit Agricole and Groupe Cai »

HSBC launches German tax compliant fund admin solution

HSBC launches German tax compliant fund admin solution

Mon, 16/01/2006 - 06:15

HSBC's Alternative Fund Services has released a German tax compliant version of its core hedge fund accounting system, Advent Geneva. »

Rothschild recruits two alternative asset management specialists

Rothschild recruits two alternative asset management specialists

Mon, 09/01/2006 - 06:13

Edmond de Rothschild Financial Services has hired Jacques Bocquet and Joël Pinto to set up and develop a direct alternative asset management un »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Barbara Rupf Bee, CEO, HSBC Republic Investments Limited: The challenges of thinking global, acting local

The Hedgeweek Interview: Barbara Rupf Bee, CEO, HSBC Republic Investments Limited: The challenges of thinking global, acting local

Wed, 04/01/2006 - 06:27

Barbara Rupf Bee was appointed Chief Executive Officer of HSBC Republic Investments Limited (HRIL), the HSBC Group's dedicated fund of h »

Jersey's Funds Business reaches another record high

Jersey's Funds Business reaches another record high

Thu, 29/12/2005 - 06:13

The third quarter statistics for Jersey's Finance Industry show that funds business continues to reach new highs. The banking sector has also grown and, to-date, do »

Octane appoints Canales as Chief Operating Officer

Octane appoints Canales as Chief Operating Officer

Fri, 23/12/2005 - 06:07

James P 'Bucky' Canales, ex-Chief Operating Officer at Parker Global Strategies, LLC, has been appointed COO of Octane Management Limited. Canales was a partner at »

SEI appoints Managing Director of Global Fund Services

SEI appoints Managing Director of Global Fund Services

Thu, 08/12/2005 - 06:07

SEI has appointed Barry O'Rourke as Managing Director of its Dublin-based fund accounting, fund administration and shareholder services business. O'Rourke joins the »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Looking at growth beyond the USD 100 billion level: Sean Flynn, Managing Director and Head of UBS Hedge Fund Services.

The Hedgeweek Interview: Looking at growth beyond the USD 100 billion level: Sean Flynn, Managing Director and Head of UBS Hedge Fund Services.

Fri, 02/12/2005 - 06:17

Sean Flynn outlines developments at UBS Fund Services, including the opening of a Toronto fund administration operation in 2006 to service the North American market. < »

Alvarez &amp; Marsal and MWM forge BVI insolvency service alliance

Alvarez & Marsal and MWM forge BVI insolvency service alliance

Thu, 01/12/2005 - 06:07

Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) has teamed up with MWM Corporate Services (MWM) to offer restructuring, insolvency and forensic services to BVI companies. The timing of this »

Banque Générale du Luxembourg now Fortis Banque

Banque Générale du Luxembourg now Fortis Banque

Wed, 30/11/2005 - 06:11

Banque Générale du Luxembourg (BGL) has changed its name to Fortis Banque Luxembourg and is to market its products and services under the Fortis brand. The move co »

CACEIS: Processing remains key issue for distribution in Europe

CACEIS: Processing remains key issue for distribution in Europe

Wed, 23/11/2005 - 06:13

Crédit Agricole-Caisse d'Epargne Investor Services (CACEIS) examines the issue of processing for hedge funds distributed in Europe. For traditional funds, the Europ »

New name for Liberty Ermitage Alternative Investment Fund

New name for Liberty Ermitage Alternative Investment Fund

Tue, 22/11/2005 - 06:11

The Liberty Ermitage Alternative Investment Fund Limited is to be renamed to align the fund with the burgeoning event-driven sector. The decision to change the name »

AdvantHedge to market Synthesis offshore fund in Europe

AdvantHedge to market Synthesis offshore fund in Europe

Tue, 15/11/2005 - 06:17

AdvantHedge Capital Advisors has been appointed by Ranger Investment Management, LP to market its Synthesis Fund (Offshore) Ltd in Europe. The US domestic version »

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