Funds of Hedge Funds

Calpers votes to boost hedge fund program

 The Board of Administration of the California Public Employees' Retirement System (Calpers) has agreed to expand its hedge-fund program in a bid to increase returns. »


Fimat prepares to launch volatility arbitrage index

Fimat Global Fund Services, the prime brokerage team of Fimat International Banque SA (UK branch) is preparing to launch the Fimat Volatility Arbitrage Strategies Index over »


S&P to launch managed futures index

Standard & Poor's is preparing to launch a Managed Futures Index aimed at providing a transparent benchmark of the managed futures hedge fund strategy. »


Crédit Agricole tackles Dutch market with fund of funds

Crédit Agricole Alternative Investment Products Group (CA-AIPG) has received authorisation to distribute its Luxembourg-registered Green Way Arbitrage fund of hedge funds in »


Von Mueffling quits Lazard Asset Management

William von Mueffling, the star manager who is widely credited with building Lazard Asset Management's hedge funds group into one of the largest in the world with US$4.3 bil »


Jardine Fleming prepares to launch China fund

Jardine Fleming (JF) one of the largest investment houses in Hong Kong, is preparing to launch a new Cayman-domiciled hedge fund targeting China-related growth stocks. »


Bringing FX Prime Brokerage to Currency Overlay

The currency overlay industry is missing out on an important tool that can help reduce the implementation headaches that plan sponsors frequently face when implementing a cu »


Typhoon prepares to launch long/short Japan fund

Typhoon Investment Management is preparing to launch the Typhoon Japan Fund in January 2003. The BVI domiciled fund's strategy is based »


Man launches new structured product

Man Investment Products (MIP) today announced the launch of a new capital guaranteed structured product, Man Multi-Strategy Series 4 Ltd (Series 4). »


Thames River ratings success and new hires

Thames River Capital has taken on two more senior recruits to its Emerging Market Equities team and has received stellar ratings from S&P for its traditional funds. »


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