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Deutsche Bank launches prime brokerage solution for German hedge funds

Deutsche Bank launches prime brokerage solution for German hedge funds

Mon, 21/06/2004 - 07:13

Deutsche Bank launched its prime brokerage solution for German-domiciled hedge funds at a seminar in Frankfurt earlier this week attended by about 75 institutions and invest »

The Hedgeweek Interview: "We're not out of the woods yet": Charles Gave, Founding Partner, GaveKal Research, GaveKal Capital & GaveKal Securities

The Hedgeweek Interview: "We're not out of the woods yet": Charles Gave, Founding Partner, GaveKal Research, GaveKal Capital & GaveKal Securities

Fri, 18/06/2004 - 07:53

Charles Gave sits in the hot chair this week and discusses a range of current topics in the twilight zone between politics, economics and markets.< »

IKOS launches new versions of Financial strategy

IKOS launches new versions of Financial strategy

Wed, 16/06/2004 - 07:06

London-based IKOS has launched offshore and onshore variants of its Financial strategy. The new funds are systematic global macro, aime »

Drake appoints Horodeck to head Japan and Asian drive

Drake appoints Horodeck to head Japan and Asian drive

Tue, 15/06/2004 - 07:13

New York-based Drake Management LLC has hired Richard A. »

Hayes leaves CalPERS to build Oak Hill FOF

Hayes leaves CalPERS to build Oak Hill FOF

Mon, 14/06/2004 - 07:09

Richard J. »

ABN AMRO launches new currency hedge fund and structured note

ABN AMRO launches new currency hedge fund and structured note

Thu, 03/06/2004 - 07:49

ABN AMRO Asset Management (AAAM) has launched two new investment products: the ABN AMRO Currency Fund, and the ABN AMRO FX Note 3. The »

Global Advisers program returns 4.33% in Q1 2004

Global Advisers program returns 4.33% in Q1 2004

Thu, 03/06/2004 - 07:08

Global Advisors, the specialist commodities alternative asset manager, revealed that its Global Advisors Discretionary Program returned +4.33% net of fees for investors in Q »

DrKW expands range of covered warrants

DrKW expands range of covered warrants

Wed, 02/06/2004 - 07:03

Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (DrKW) has significantly broadened its product range in UK Covered Warrants by adding 58 new warrants to its offering. »

Pioneer moves into German retail fund of hedge funds market

Pioneer moves into German retail fund of hedge funds market

Mon, 31/05/2004 - 07:39

Pioneer Investments has gained approval from the German regulator (BaFIN) to sell a German-domiciled fund of hedge funds product to the retail market. »

Fortune signs partnership with Viewpoint Investment

Fortune signs partnership with Viewpoint Investment

Fri, 28/05/2004 - 10:13

London-based Fortune Group has concluded a strategic partnership with Viewpoint Investment Partners in San Diego to build out High Point Offshore Ltd as part of Fortune's su »

HFR launches extension of HFRX Index Tracker Fund

HFR launches extension of HFRX Index Tracker Fund

Fri, 28/05/2004 - 08:03

HFR and CrossBorder Capital have joined forces to launch HFRXPlus, an enhanced version of its HFRX Index Tracker Fund. John Godden, Man »

Deutsche Bank selects SPhinX program to hedge exposure

Deutsche Bank selects SPhinX program to hedge exposure

Thu, 27/05/2004 - 07:13

Deutsche Bank will be using PlusFunds' SPhinX investment program to hedge in part its exposure to the Dynamic Alternative Portfolio Fund. »

ADI launches NewAlpha incubator in Paris

ADI launches NewAlpha incubator in Paris

Mon, 24/05/2004 - 07:13

ADI, the independent French alternative fund manager founded by Erich Bonnet and Christophe Bourret, has launched a new hedge fund incubator in Paris. »

Indices continue to drop this week

Indices continue to drop this week

Fri, 21/05/2004 - 11:45

Nearly all the HFRX Indices lost ground in the week ended 17th May 2004, with only the Equity Market Neutral and Relative Value Arbitrage showing a small gain. The C »

Comment: Hedge fund Investing in post-modernisation Germany 2004 - Open for Business?

Comment: Hedge fund Investing in post-modernisation Germany 2004 - Open for Business?

Fri, 21/05/2004 - 07:51

Florian Hach of ehedge AG, Frankfurt, outlines the obstacles that are yet to be overcome in the nascent German hedge funds market. Six »

Canada&#039;s JCClark to open additional capacity with new fund

Canada's JCClark to open additional capacity with new fund

Tue, 18/05/2004 - 07:51

JCClark, manager of The Preservation Trust, one of Canada's largest and oldest hedge funds, is to open additional capacity by advising a new Canadian equity long/short fund. »

Comment: Outlook for Emerging Market debt

Comment: Outlook for Emerging Market debt

Mon, 17/05/2004 - 08:13

In light of the recent market volatility, Raphael Kassin, manager of the recently-launched ABN AMRO Emerging Markets Debt Hedge Fund, looks at the prospects for emerging mar »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Thomas Raber, Managing Director, Key Asset Management, London

The Hedgeweek Interview: Thomas Raber, Managing Director, Key Asset Management, London

Fri, 14/05/2004 - 08:13

Key Asset Management, the fund of hedge funds specialist, this year hit the USD 1 billion level in assets under management. »

OCM launches leveraged version of multi-strategy fund of funds

OCM launches leveraged version of multi-strategy fund of funds

Tue, 04/05/2004 - 07:13

Olympia Capital Management (OCM) has launched a twice-leveraged version of its Olympia Star II fund of hedge funds (formerly Olympia Global Hedge). »

Equity Hedge Index heads the field

Equity Hedge Index heads the field

Fri, 30/04/2004 - 07:01

The Equity Hedge Index recorded a gain of 0.43% to lead the HFRX Indices in the week ended 26 April 2004. The Distressed Securities Ind »

Key launches leveraged fund of funds

Key launches leveraged fund of funds

Thu, 29/04/2004 - 08:03

A new leveraged fund of hedge funds launched by Key Asset Management in February has already raised USD 50 million in assets under management. »

KE Absolute launches Asian fund of funds

KE Absolute launches Asian fund of funds

Thu, 29/04/2004 - 07:49

Hedge fund services specialist KE Absolute is launching a fund dedicated to investing in Asian hedge funds at the early stage of their investment cycle. »

Convertible Arbitrage Index records small gain

Convertible Arbitrage Index records small gain

Fri, 23/04/2004 - 07:01

The Convertible Arbitrage Index recorded a tiny gain of 0.01% to record the only progress among the HFRX Indices in the week ended 19 April 2004. »

Martin Currie exceeds USD 1 billion in assets under management

Martin Currie exceeds USD 1 billion in assets under management

Mon, 19/04/2004 - 08:13

Hedge funds at Martin Currie, the Edinburgh-based specialist investment manager, this week passed the USD 1 billion level, eighteen months ahead of the company's target. »

BNP Paribas to acquire Javelin fund of hedge funds business

BNP Paribas to acquire Javelin fund of hedge funds business

Wed, 14/04/2004 - 07:47

BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNP PAM) has agreed to acquire the USD 650 million Javelin fund of hedge funds business from ZCM Investor Capital Inc. »

Arundel Partners to launch innovative hedge fund seeding vehicle

Arundel Partners to launch innovative hedge fund seeding vehicle

Wed, 31/03/2004 - 12:55

In conjunction with a group of substantial European-based family offices, Arundel Partners, the London-based hedge fund investment group, is launching Arundel Emerging Manag »

Man forms alliance with Close Fund Management for UK market

Man forms alliance with Close Fund Management for UK market

Mon, 29/03/2004 - 12:27

Man Investments is planning to launch a product specifically tailored for UK investors in conjunction with Close Fund Management. Close »

Morgan moves from regulation to promotion in Guernsey

Morgan moves from regulation to promotion in Guernsey

Mon, 29/03/2004 - 08:08

Guernsey Financial Services Commission director Talmai Morgan is to succeed John Bridle as Chief Executive of the Guernsey Promotional Agency. »

Macro Index leads the field this week

Macro Index leads the field this week

Thu, 25/03/2004 - 16:17

The Macro Index recorded a strong gain of 0.41% to lead the field among the HFRX Indices in the week ended 23 March 2004. The Relative »

HFR appoints Santos Chief Marketing Officer

HFR appoints Santos Chief Marketing Officer

Thu, 25/03/2004 - 07:13

Wilson Bill Santos has been named to the newly-created position of Chief Marketing Officer at Chicago-based HFR Asset Management L.L.C. »

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