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Corazon Capital opens Alternative Investment Fund to outside investors

Corazon Capital opens Alternative Investment Fund to outside investors

Thu, 02/10/2008 - 07:24

Corazon Capital, the Channel Islands-based alternative fund of funds manager formerly known as Dawnay Day Milroy, has announced the opening of its Alternative Investment Fund to outside in »

LGT Capital Partners completes acquisition of KGR Capital

LGT Capital Partners completes acquisition of KGR Capital

Fri, 12/09/2008 - 07:00

Switzerland-based LGT Capital Partners has completed its acquisition of KGR Capital, a Hong Kong-based manager of Asian funds of hedge funds. »

Punter Southall and Switzerland's Octane launch Guernsey fund of hedge funds manager

Punter Southall and Switzerland's Octane launch Guernsey fund of hedge funds manager

Wed, 10/09/2008 - 07:00

UK actuarial and financial services provider Punter Southall Group has announced a joint venture with Swiss fund of hedge funds manager Octane to c »

PSigma Balanced Managed Fund of Funds unveils launch portfolio

PSigma Balanced Managed Fund of Funds unveils launch portfolio

Wed, 10/09/2008 - 07:00

The newly-launched PSigma Balanced Managed Fund of Funds will invest in collective investment schemes, unit trusts, Oeics, investment trusts, funds »

TriAlpha fund of hedge funds approved for distribution in Singapore

TriAlpha fund of hedge funds approved for distribution in Singapore

Fri, 05/09/2008 - 07:00

The five sub funds of TriAlpha Investment Advisors' TriAlpha Alternative Strategy Unit Trust have been approved as restricted recognised schemes fo »

Peak Partners launches a new specialized fund of hedge funds

Peak Partners launches a new specialized fund of hedge funds

Tue, 02/09/2008 - 07:10

Leading specialist in alternative investment solutions Peak Partners has launched a new fund of hedge funds focusing on asymmetric return strategies on the 1st of May 2008. »

Harcourt keeps assets under management stable at USD5.5bn in first half

Harcourt keeps assets under management stable at USD5.5bn in first half

Thu, 14/08/2008 - 06:54

Despite 'a difficult and challenging period' for the entire financial industry over the first six months of 2008, Switzerland-based alternative investment manager Harcourt Investment Consu »

Pioneer Alternative Investments launches Luxembourg feeders to funds of hedge funds

Pioneer Alternative Investments launches Luxembourg feeders to funds of hedge funds

Tue, 12/08/2008 - 19:54

The fund of hedge funds division of Pioneer Alternative Investments has launched the Luxembourg-domiciled Momentum AllWeather Feeder Fund, which provides access to its flagship Momentum Al »

GAM launches Multi-Environmental funds of funds for public investment

GAM launches Multi-Environmental funds of funds for public investment

Tue, 05/08/2008 - 21:42

London-based multi-manager specialist GAM has announced that GAM Multi-Environmental, which invests in the growing sector of funds focusing on alpha generation from environmental themes, i »

TriAlpha makes Global Property Strategy Fund available on Transact

TriAlpha makes Global Property Strategy Fund available on Transact

Tue, 05/08/2008 - 21:22

TriAlpha, the asset management arm of the Stonehage Group, has announced that its recently-launched property fund of hedge funds, the TriAlpha Global Property Strategy Fund, is now availab »

Swiss Capital targets real estate opportunities with fund of hedge funds

Swiss Capital targets real estate opportunities with fund of hedge funds

Tue, 29/07/2008 - 19:23

Zurich-based Swiss Capital Alternative Investments has launched a fund of hedge funds designed to take advantage of new investment opportunities appearing in the global real estate market. »

Coronation International launches multi-asset Prism fund of funds

Coronation International launches multi-asset Prism fund of funds

Mon, 28/07/2008 - 23:18

London-based fund of funds manager Coronation International has launched the Prism Fund, an Irish-domiciled dynamically managed multi-asset vehicle, with initial capital of USD15m. »

Dawnay Day Milroy becomes Corazon Capital after management buyout

Dawnay Day Milroy becomes Corazon Capital after management buyout

Sat, 26/07/2008 - 23:31

Channel Islands fund of hedge funds manager Dawnay Day Milroy has announced a management buyout and rebranding, ending a five-year affiliation with troubled UK-based investment group Dawna »

Sceptre Investment and Fairfield Greenwich target Canadian investors with joint venture

Sceptre Investment and Fairfield Greenwich target Canadian investors with joint venture

Thu, 24/07/2008 - 01:01

Toronto money management firm Sceptre Investment Counsel and Fairfield Greenwich Group, a USD16.6bn hedge fund and fund of hedge funds manager based in New York, have launched a co-operati »

Nedgroup Investments lands mandate for Premium Portfolio Fund

Nedgroup Investments lands mandate for Premium Portfolio Fund

Tue, 22/07/2008 - 20:51

Fund of hedge funds manager Nedgroup Investments has won a USD9m mandate from Dutch wealth management firm Attica Vermogensbeheer for its Premium Portfolio Fund, which has now raised aroun »

KGR Absolute Return boosts assets to GBP70m through share issue

KGR Absolute Return boosts assets to GBP70m through share issue

Tue, 15/07/2008 - 19:59

KGR Absolute Return PCC, a Guernsey-registered fund of hedge funds that invests with Asia-focused managers, has raised some GBP15m through a placing and offer for subscription for C shares »

Argo Group launches 'best ideas' multistrategy fund

Argo Group launches 'best ideas' multistrategy fund

Tue, 15/07/2008 - 06:55

Specialist emerging markets manager Argo Group has announced plans to launch the Argo Multi-Strategy Fund, a diversified multi-asset class portfolio that will enable investors to participa »

Canada's Dynamic Funds launches fund of hedge funds

Canada's Dynamic Funds launches fund of hedge funds

Thu, 10/07/2008 - 07:00

Toronto-based Dynamic Funds has announced the launch of a hedge fund of funds, the Dynamic Alternative Opportunities Fund, which offers Canadian retail investors access to a basket of the »

International Asset Management in management buyout from Fortis

International Asset Management in management buyout from Fortis

Thu, 10/07/2008 - 02:17

International Asset Management, one of the oldest fund of hedge funds managers, has completed a management buyout following a strategic review underway since the merger, completed in April »

Sciens Capital Management announces acquisition of Atlas Capital institutional business

Sciens Capital Management announces acquisition of Atlas Capital institutional business

Wed, 09/07/2008 - 07:00

Diversified alternative asset manager Sciens Capital Management has concluded a definitive agreement to acquire the institutional investment management business of Atlas Capital Associates »

Harcourt launches asset-based lending fund of funds with Swiss investment foundation

Harcourt launches asset-based lending fund of funds with Swiss investment foundation

Wed, 09/07/2008 - 00:47

Harcourt Investment Consulting has launched Belmont (Lux) Asset Based Lending, a fund of funds invested in pure asset-based lending strategies. »

Ermitage launches fund of funds focusing on directional strategies

Ermitage launches fund of funds focusing on directional strategies

Mon, 07/07/2008 - 07:00

European alternative fund of funds manager Ermitage Group has announced the launch of a niche fund of hedge funds, the Ermitage Directional Fund, with an initial investment of USD45m. »

Olympia Capital Management launches energy fund of hedge funds

Olympia Capital Management launches energy fund of hedge funds

Fri, 04/07/2008 - 07:00

Paris-based Olympia Capital Management has launched the Olympia Energy Fund, a diversified multistrategy energy-related fund of hedge funds with an »

FRM Diversified Alpha raises GBP61.8m in share placing

FRM Diversified Alpha raises GBP61.8m in share placing

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 06:58

The board of closed-ended multistrategy fund of hedge funds FRM Diversified Alpha has announced that it has received subscriptions totalling GBP61, »

Ermitage launches Clean Resources fund of hedge funds and opens New York office

Ermitage launches Clean Resources fund of hedge funds and opens New York office

Mon, 16/06/2008 - 00:55

Alternative multi-manager Ermitage Group, which runs USD2.8bn in assets, has launched a niche fund of hedge funds to capitalise on the growing interest and public awareness surrounding env »

Bank Sarasin appoints Harcourt as advisor to fund of hedge funds platform

Bank Sarasin appoints Harcourt as advisor to fund of hedge funds platform

Wed, 11/06/2008 - 18:23

Harcourt Investment Consulting has been appointed as advisor to Bank Sarasin's fund of hedge funds platform in a strategic partnership launched when Harcourt advised Sarasin on its Torneo »

Blacksquare Capital launches commodity fund of hedge funds

Blacksquare Capital launches commodity fund of hedge funds

Wed, 11/06/2008 - 07:00

London-based alternative asset manager Blacksquare Capital has launched the Blacksquare Capital Commodity Fund, a concentrated long/short fund of funds that allocates its assets to between »

Hedgeweek Comment: Game on - hedge funds v. S&P 500

Hedgeweek Comment: Game on - hedge funds v. S&P 500

Tue, 10/06/2008 - 07:00

You know that hedge funds have met their ultimate test when they take a wager against the world's richest man, one whose fortune has been built upon investment strategy. »

Harcourt launches multistrategy emerging markets fund of hedge funds

Harcourt launches multistrategy emerging markets fund of hedge funds

Wed, 04/06/2008 - 23:27

Harcourt Investment Consulting has launched Belmont (Lux) Global Emerging Markets, a multistrategy fund of hedge funds dedicated to harnessing the opportunities presented by hedge funds fo »

Fitzwilliam Growth Fund rated top fund of hedge funds by BNY Mellon

Fitzwilliam Growth Fund rated top fund of hedge funds by BNY Mellon

Tue, 03/06/2008 - 00:15

The Fitzwilliam Growth Fund has been rated the top-performing fund of hedge funds for the first quarter of 2008 and over the 12 months and three years to the end of March, according to BNY »

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