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Integrated takes control of Paris fund of hedge funds manager

Integrated takes control of Paris fund of hedge funds manager

Mon, 22/10/2007 - 06:59

Integrated Asset Management has agreed to acquire 51 per cent of Altigefi, a Paris-based fund of hedge funds manager. »

Matrix funds of hedge funds offered through more UK wrap platforms

Matrix funds of hedge funds offered through more UK wrap platforms

Tue, 16/10/2007 - 07:40

A range of eight funds of hedge funds from Matrix Money Management that are specifically designed for the UK financial adviser market have now been made available through the wrap platform »

EIM USA to sell funds of hedge funds in Japan with Daiwa

EIM USA to sell funds of hedge funds in Japan with Daiwa

Fri, 12/10/2007 - 06:57

EIM Management USA, the US affiliate of the Swiss-based EIM fund of hedge funds group, has announced the establishment of a strategic partnership with Daiwa Fund Consulting, the Tokyo-base »

Thames River announces fundraising for top performing Hedge+ fund

Thames River announces fundraising for top performing Hedge+ fund

Fri, 05/10/2007 - 06:54

Thames River Capital has announced its intention to raise up to GBP50m, with an upper limit of GBP100m, through a placing and offer for subscription in its GBP159.4m fund of hedge funds, T »

BlackRock completes acquisition of Quellos fund of funds business

BlackRock completes acquisition of Quellos fund of funds business

Thu, 04/10/2007 - 07:00

BlackRock has completed its acquisition of the fund of hedge funds business of Quellos Group, which will be combined with the asset manager's own fund of funds platform under the name Blac »

Peregrine to acquire majority stake in UK fund of hedge funds manager

Peregrine to acquire majority stake in UK fund of hedge funds manager

Thu, 04/10/2007 - 06:58

South Africa's Peregrine group has concluded a non-binding agreement to acquire at least 65 per cent of Stenham Group, a UK-based wealth management firm specialising in alternative investm »

Forsyth funds resume normal trading

Forsyth funds resume normal trading

Tue, 02/10/2007 - 08:02

Following the agreement to transfer the Forsyth Partners' investment management contracts to Crosby Capital Partners on September 18 and the completion of the associated regulatory approva »

Market turbulence focuses attention on S&P fund of hedge funds ratings

Market turbulence focuses attention on S&P fund of hedge funds ratings

Fri, 28/09/2007 - 06:56

The summer's turbulence in the credit and mortgage-backed securities markets and its knock-on effects on the hedge funds that invest in them has helped to focus attention on the role of ra »

Fund of hedge funds Tapestry raises GBP52m in London placing

Fund of hedge funds Tapestry raises GBP52m in London placing

Fri, 28/09/2007 - 06:53

London-listed fund of hedge funds Tapestry Investment has successfully placed shares raising GBP52.1m from a range of existing and new investors. »

BNP Paribas acquires RasBank custodian business for funds of hedge funds

BNP Paribas acquires RasBank custodian business for funds of hedge funds

Thu, 27/09/2007 - 08:01

BNP Paribas has strengthened its presence in the Italian market by acquiring the third-party custodian business for funds of hedge funds from RasBank, part of the Allianz Group. »

Parker Global names Sam Y Chung as director of quantitative research and risk

Parker Global names Sam Y Chung as director of quantitative research and risk

Thu, 13/09/2007 - 06:59

Sam Y Chung, PhD has joined Parker Global Strategies as Vice President, Director of Quantitative Research and Risk Management.   »

P-Solve Alternative Investments placed on Nucleus UK IFA platform

P-Solve Alternative Investments placed on Nucleus UK IFA platform

Tue, 11/09/2007 - 07:00

P-Solve Alternative Investments, a London-based fund of hedge funds manager that forms part of the Punter Southall Group, has placed its fund of hedge funds on the Nucleus Financial IFA pl »

CMA Global Hedge completes conversion of shares to sterling

CMA Global Hedge completes conversion of shares to sterling

Thu, 16/08/2007 - 08:13

CMA Global Hedge, the Guernsey-domiciled, London-listed fund of hedge funds, has announced that it can now offer significant access to its investment strategies in euros, US dollars and st »

First Danish fund of hedge funds lists on Copenhagen stock exchange

First Danish fund of hedge funds lists on Copenhagen stock exchange

Fri, 06/07/2007 - 06:54

Scandium Asset Management has pioneered Denmark's first listed fund of hedge funds following the listing of the Scandium Absolute Return Fund on the Copenhagen stock exchange on July 1. »

Rochdale Investment Management launches new fund of hedge funds

Rochdale Investment Management launches new fund of hedge funds

Wed, 04/07/2007 - 07:00

New York-based Rochdale Investment Management has launched the Rochdale Core Alternative Strategies Fund, a fund of funds strategy that is broadly diversified by both manager and strategy »

Cantor Fitzgerald launches GoldRock Asset Management

Cantor Fitzgerald launches GoldRock Asset Management

Fri, 29/06/2007 - 07:00

Cantor Fitzgerald has announced the launch in early July of GoldRock Asset Management, a new alternative investment management company formed out of Cantor's integration of Zenith Asset Ma »

Alternative Investment Strategies moves to performance fee hurdle rate

Alternative Investment Strategies moves to performance fee hurdle rate

Thu, 28/06/2007 - 07:57

Alternative Investment Strategies, the first fund of hedge funds to be listed on the London Stock Exchange, has announced a change to its performance fee criteria by introducing a Libor GB »

Thames River Hedge+ fund to raise GBP100m through C share issue

Thames River Hedge+ fund to raise GBP100m through C share issue

Tue, 26/06/2007 - 06:57

Thames River Capital has announced plans to raise up to GBP100m through an issue of sterling-, euro- and US-dollar denominated shares in the Thames River Hedge+ fund of hedge funds, curren »

Forsyth Partners agrees new deal in Korea

Forsyth Partners agrees new deal in Korea

Mon, 25/06/2007 - 07:00

Forsyth Partners has agreed a further deal with Korea Development Bank Asset Management involving a USD10.35m direct investment into one of the firm's funds of hedge funds, the Forsyth Alt »

Stenham Asset Management passes USD2bn in assets

Stenham Asset Management passes USD2bn in assets

Wed, 20/06/2007 - 06:56

Stenham Asset Management, which since 1988 has been constructing diversified hedge fund portfolios via managed accounts and funds of funds with an emphasis on downside protection, has reac »

Asset Alliance launches multi-strategy futures fund of funds

Asset Alliance launches multi-strategy futures fund of funds

Thu, 14/06/2007 - 06:59

New York-based Asset Alliance has announced the launch of an SEC-registered managed futures fund of funds, the BTOP50 Managed Futures Fund, based on the industry benchmark Barclay CTA Inde »

F&C launches offering for event-driven fund of hedge funds

F&C launches offering for event-driven fund of hedge funds

Fri, 08/06/2007 - 06:56

F&C Management has launched a public offering for F&C Event Driven, a Guernsey-domiciled closed-ended investment company that will invest in a global portfolio of event-driven hedg »

KGR Capital launches fund of China hedge funds

KGR Capital launches fund of China hedge funds

Thu, 07/06/2007 - 08:03

Hong Kong-based KGR Capital has launched the KGR Capital China Absolute Return Fund, a multi-manager, multi-strategy fund of hedge funds that will invest in the markets of greater China an »

HDF Finance launches new fixed-income fund of hedge funds

HDF Finance launches new fixed-income fund of hedge funds

Wed, 06/06/2007 - 06:56

HDF Finance, a leading French-based independent fund of hedge funds manager, has launched HDF Optimix 2x, a fixed-income long/short fund of hedge funds which is a two times leveraged versi »

Syz & Co to launch two funds of hedge funds in Spain

Syz & Co to launch two funds of hedge funds in Spain

Fri, 25/05/2007 - 08:21

Swiss banking group Syz & Co and Madrid-based asset manager A&G Fondos, Asesores y Gestores Financieros Fondos, have announced the imminent launch of two Spanish-regulated funds of »

AltEdge Capital (UK) and Barclays launch new FoHF product for UK investors

AltEdge Capital (UK) and Barclays launch new FoHF product for UK investors

Fri, 11/05/2007 - 07:00

London-based AltEdge Capital (UK) Ltd, the FoHF manager, has launched a fund of hedge funds tracker within a Barclays SIMPLE Note. »

3A launches natural resources fund

3A launches natural resources fund

Wed, 09/05/2007 - 06:57

3A SA, the SYZ & CO Group's hedge fund management division, has formally launched the ACE Natural Resources Fund, a new sub-fund focused on raw materials and natural resources within A »

New FoHF to invest exclusively in start-up and emerging hedge funds

New FoHF to invest exclusively in start-up and emerging hedge funds

Fri, 27/04/2007 - 06:58

NY-based VanthedgePoint Group, Inc., an integrated financial services firm catering to emerging hedge funds, and G Squared Group Asset Management, a money management boutique, have launche »

HDF Finance assets under management exceed USD 4 billion

HDF Finance assets under management exceed USD 4 billion

Fri, 20/04/2007 - 06:54

Paris-based HDF Finance, one of Europe's leading independent fund of hedge funds, revealed this week that assets under management have passed the USD 4 billion mark, reaching USD 4.2 billi »

Kenmar to launch environmentally friendly, sustainable FoHF

Kenmar to launch environmentally friendly, sustainable FoHF

Wed, 18/04/2007 - 06:58

Rye Brook, NY-based Kenmar is to launch the Kenmar Global ECO Fund SPC Limited, a socially responsible investment vehicle. »

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