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Man offers new opportunity to access flagship product

Mon, 05/09/2005 - 07:11

Man Investments is giving investors a fresh opportunity to access Man-IP 220 Limited, a flagship structured product, through new EUR and USD bond classes. When it w »

Highbridge looks to Fidelity for new managing director

Tue, 30/08/2005 - 07:07

Highbridge Capital Management has hired former Fidelity portfolio manager William Eigen as the firm's new managing director and senior portfolio manager. Eigen wil »

Atlantic Link Management Services Ltd hires new staff

Thu, 25/08/2005 - 07:07

Atlantic Link Management Services Ltd has appointed two new senior consultants, one consultant, and a general manager. Peter Black and John Comben join the investme »

Comment: There are opportunities beyond capacity constraints

Tue, 23/08/2005 - 07:13

Forsyth Partners remains bullish about future opportunities, despite widespread concerns over increasing capacity constraints in the hedge fund industry. The company's view is that capacity »

US institutional plans report positive but slow progress for first half

Fri, 19/08/2005 - 07:07

The median US corporate, public, and foundation/endowment plan experienced positive results for the second quarter of 2005, according to a Mercer survey. According to Mercer »

Hedge Funds Programme at London Business School

Thu, 18/08/2005 - 07:09

The London Business School is conducting an intensive Hedge Funds Programme on 22 & 23 September 2005. This comprehensive two-day programme provides you with the kn »

Market research: Russian millionaires race ahead in wealth market

Fri, 05/08/2005 - 08:00

Russian millionaires are consolidating their position as Eastern Europe's No1 wealth management market opportunity according to new research. The research by Scorpi »

Eurex US platform expands into Forex market

Mon, 01/08/2005 - 08:00

Eurex will leverage the 23 hour t »

From Boutique to Department Store: Growing a hedge fund business

Wed, 20/07/2005 - 08:11

Craig Reeves, Managing Director, Platinum Capital Management, examines the benefits of global and product diversification and scalability. Only 10 years ago, the im »

CFTC freezes assets in fraud action involving hedge fund

Fri, 01/07/2005 - 07:05

The CFTC has frozen the assets of Philadelphia Alternative Asset Management Co., LLC, located in Philadelphia, and Paul M. »

'Unique' IKOS advances by 21 per cent in five consecutive months

Tue, 28/06/2005 - 07:07

IKOS Financial, a systematic global macro fund, has reported growth of 21 per cent over the first five months of the year. The results would appear to back up IKOS »

Fairfield Greenwich hires senior investment team member

Mon, 27/06/2005 - 07:07

Fairfield Greenwich Group (FGG) continues to expand with the appointment of David S Upson III as a senior member of the firm's investment team. Upson will work on »

Tech Update: Netage unveils first online store for hedge fund software

Tue, 21/06/2005 - 07:17

Netage Solutions, a provider of front-office software for the alternative investment industry, has launched the first online store for hedge fund software. The new »

CalPERS selects five firms for Manager Development Program

Fri, 17/06/2005 - 07:03

The California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS) has selected five investment advisors for its second Manager Development Program. The program is design »

Dow Jones Industrial Average posts 2.6% gain in May, European stocks gain 3.34%, Asia rises 0.02% and World equities rise by 1.72%

Thu, 02/06/2005 - 07:15

The US blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 2.60% in May, closing at 10457.80. »

Horizon appoints new executive VP and senior managing partner

Thu, 02/06/2005 - 07:01

Horizon Cash Management has promoted Pauline Slager to executive vice president, finance, and senior managing partner. Slager has been an integral part of the team »

Private equity firms face increasing competition from hedge funds

Mon, 30/05/2005 - 07:15

Berwin Leighton Paisner's Timothy Spangler and Daljit Singh examine the implications of the entry of hedge funds into the realm of private equity. Recently, much at »

New launch from RAB Capital raises USD 55m

Tue, 24/05/2005 - 07:05

RAB Capital's new RAB Octane strategy has raised assets of USD 55 million, the highest launch-funding yet for any RAB strategy. RAB Chairman Michael Alen-Buckley sa »

Integra to offer Schroders' fund of hedge funds to Canadian investors

Mon, 23/05/2005 - 07:17

Integra Capital has signed an agreement with Schroders plc to exclusively represent  Schroders' FoHF products to institutional investors in Canada. The funds will be available through the "I »

RMF seeds Japanese long/short equity fund

Fri, 13/05/2005 - 07:13

RMF is to seed San Francisco-based start-up hedge fund manager GSB Capital's long/short equity fund, Phoenix Japan Master Fund L.P. The Phoenix Japan Fund, based in »

Platinum Premier re-opens with top-line Fixed Income fund

Mon, 02/05/2005 - 07:07

Platinum has announced a major expansion to the Platinum Premier Fund's investment portfolio to coincide with its re- opening to investment from 1 June. The fixed- »

Standard Asset Management launches Strategic Bond Fund

Wed, 27/04/2005 - 07:06

Standard Asset Management, a division of Standard Bank London and Standard Americas, is launching a new hedge fund aimed at external investors. The new Strategic B »

Mercer data indicates strong hedge fund allocations in 2004

Tue, 26/04/2005 - 07:17

Mercer Investment Consulting has released data on its global investment manager search activity for 2004 indicating strong growth in hedge funds. Mercer's manager »

Risk Management and the Magic of Diversification

Wed, 20/04/2005 - 07:13

Craig Reeves, Managing Director, Platinum Capital Management, outlines the benefits of manager diversification and risk control. Few private investors will have man »

Industry report heralds future of two-tier hedge fund system

Mon, 18/04/2005 - 07:13

A report into setting up and running a hedge fund in an existing long-only or 'mixed' fund management company has revealed market appetite for a hybrid product. In »

Report confirms London as Europe's leading hedge fund centre

Fri, 15/04/2005 - 07:13

A new and detailed report from International Financial Services London has confirmed London's status as Europe's leading centre for hedge fund managers. The aim of »

Mark White joins the board at KGR Capital

Thu, 14/04/2005 - 07:13

Former JPMorgan Fleming CEO Mark White has joined Hong Kong-based KGR Capital and will be appointed to the board of the Asian hedge fund specialist. White has 28 ye »

Old Mutual Asset Managers (UK) strengthens Asia Pacific team

Thu, 14/04/2005 - 07:07

Philip Hunter has joined Old Mutual Asset Managers (UK) as a senior investment analyst working with the Old Mutual Asia Pacific Equity Fund investment team. Hunter »

Charlemagne Capital launches Latin America long short fund

Fri, 01/04/2005 - 07:11

Charlemagne Capital is adding to its emerging markets long-short equity range with the launch of the OCCO Latin America Fund today. This will be the fourth fund in »



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