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Northern Trust wins mandate to service Auda funds of hedge funds

Northern Trust wins mandate to service Auda funds of hedge funds

Sun, 06/07/2008 - 23:17

Northern Trust has been selected by New York-based fund manager Auda Hedge to provide fund administration, custody, banking and foreign exchange services to its fund of hedge funds program »

Viteos launches Pipes-specific middle office service and fund administration offering

Viteos launches Pipes-specific middle office service and fund administration offering

Tue, 01/07/2008 - 15:29

Hedge fund operations service provider Viteos Fund Services has announced the launch of a specialist middle office service and fund administration offering for private investment in public »

Former RBS executive joins OpHedge Investment Services as director of operational risk

Former RBS executive joins OpHedge Investment Services as director of operational risk

Mon, 30/06/2008 - 07:00

Hedge fund administrator OpHedge Investment Services has named lawyer Scott Gyllensten, most recently head of operational risk for the Americas with Royal Bank of Scotland's global banking »

Matt Roux to join UBS prime brokerage group as co-head of US securities lending

Matt Roux to join UBS prime brokerage group as co-head of US securities lending

Sun, 29/06/2008 - 21:14

Matt Roux is join UBS Investment Bank's prime brokerage group in September from Deutsche Bank as an executive director and co-head of US securities lending alongside Mike Kelleher, who has »

GlobeOp sees assets under administration pass USD100bn

GlobeOp sees assets under administration pass USD100bn

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 06:58

GlobeOp Financial Services, an independent provider of administration, financial technology services and analytics to hedge funds and other asset m »

Maitland to open Cayman office headed by former Walkers partner

Maitland to open Cayman office headed by former Walkers partner

Mon, 23/06/2008 - 07:00

Maitland, an international provider of legal and financial services. »

Offshore law firm Harneys announces merger with Cayman firm

Offshore law firm Harneys announces merger with Cayman firm

Mon, 23/06/2008 - 02:16

Leading British Virgin Islands-headquartered offshore law firm Harney Westwood & Riegels has announced its merger with the Cayman Islands firm of C.S. Gill & Co. »

Tennyson Fund Solutions opens in North America

Tennyson Fund Solutions opens in North America

Thu, 19/06/2008 - 07:00

Tennyson Fund Solutions, a Bermuda- and UK-based provider of full service fund administration services to hedge funds and funds of hedge funds, has announced the launch of its North Americ »

Hedgeweek Comment: Hedge funds turn critical eye on prime brokers

Hedgeweek Comment: Hedge funds turn critical eye on prime brokers

Wed, 18/06/2008 - 07:00

As market participants such as hedge funds examine the ongoing global financial uncertainty, there are bound to be many casualties. »

DTCC hires hedge fund veteran Lancaster to promote alternative investment processing

DTCC hires hedge fund veteran Lancaster to promote alternative investment processing

Wed, 11/06/2008 - 18:40

Mark Lancaster, a 20-year veteran in financial services, has joined Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation from Fortis Prime Fund Services as a vice-president for product management, »

State Street establishes combined alternative investment servicing business

State Street establishes combined alternative investment servicing business

Wed, 11/06/2008 - 14:02

State Street has announced the establishment of State Street Alternative Investment Solutions, which combines its hedge fund, private equity and alternative risk servicing capabilities to »

BNP Paribas acquires Bank of America's equity prime brokerage business

BNP Paribas acquires Bank of America's equity prime brokerage business

Tue, 10/06/2008 - 18:43

BNP Paribas has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the equity prime brokerage business of Bank of America, a transaction that will involve the transfer of client relationships, emplo »

Equinoxe Alternative Investment Services names Stuart Drake as chairman

Equinoxe Alternative Investment Services names Stuart Drake as chairman

Mon, 09/06/2008 - 20:48

Hamilton, Bermuda-based hedge fund administrator Equinoxe Alternative Investment Services has announced the appointment as chairman of Stuart Drake, formerly a managing director at JPMorga »

Apex Fund Services establishes office in Isle of Man

Apex Fund Services establishes office in Isle of Man

Wed, 04/06/2008 - 11:52

International fund administration business Apex Fund Services has established an office in the Isle of Man headed by Tim Parkes, a former managing director at Barclays Wealth and Barclays »

Diapason Commodities teams up with Massena to boost distribution in Germanic markets

Diapason Commodities teams up with Massena to boost distribution in Germanic markets

Mon, 26/05/2008 - 23:40

Lausanne-based commodities specialist Diapason Commodities Management has teamed up with Massena Advisors to boost its distribution capabilities in the German region of Switzerland, German »

GlobeOp appoints former regulator Gary Linford to Cayman subsidiary's board

GlobeOp appoints former regulator Gary Linford to Cayman subsidiary's board

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 19:18

GlobeOp Financial Services has announced the enhancement of its investor relations services for funds domiciled in the Cayman Islands through the appointment of former funds regulator Gary »

Nedgroup Investments appoints Fortis Prime Fund Solutions as administrator

Nedgroup Investments appoints Fortis Prime Fund Solutions as administrator

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 07:00

Fund of hedge funds provider Nedgroup Investments has appointed Fortis Prime Fund Solutions' Isle of Man office as the administrator for all of its funds, including the Nedgroup Investment »

Nedgroup Investments appoints Fortis Prime Fund Solutions as administrator

Nedgroup Investments appoints Fortis Prime Fund Solutions as administrator

Wed, 14/05/2008 - 12:57

Fund of hedge funds provider Nedgroup Investments has appointed Fortis Prime Fund Solutions' Isle of Man office as the administrator for all of its funds, including the Nedgroup Investment »

Capita Financial Group appoints administration director in Guernsey

Capita Financial Group appoints administration director in Guernsey

Wed, 14/05/2008 - 01:10

Capita Financial Group, which recently established a dedicated office in Guernsey, has appointed Julian Lane as administration director, responsible for operations and administration on th »

Prime brokers' revenue to exceed USD11bn this year, predicts Tabb study

Prime brokers' revenue to exceed USD11bn this year, predicts Tabb study

Mon, 12/05/2008 - 16:59

Prime brokers will generate more than USD11bn in revenues from hedge funds this year, a 15 per cent increase over 2006, according to the fourth annual benchmark industry research study fro »

BNY Mellon acquires fund of hedge funds administrator Lamp Technologies

BNY Mellon acquires fund of hedge funds administrator Lamp Technologies

Mon, 12/05/2008 - 16:22

Bank of New York Mellon has acquired the fund of hedge funds administrative services business of Lamp Technologies, a Dallas-based alternative investment administrator established in 1997, »

Administrators combine as Phoenix Fund Services to target onshore and offshore funds

Administrators combine as Phoenix Fund Services to target onshore and offshore funds

Fri, 09/05/2008 - 06:58

Three specialist fund administration firms have come together under the umbrella of Phoenix Fund Services to service the increasing number of UK-based managers running offshore traditional »

Custom House and Equity Fund Services target USD55bn in assets after merger

Custom House and Equity Fund Services target USD55bn in assets after merger

Fri, 02/05/2008 - 16:04

Custom House Global Fund Services, the parent company of Dublin-based hedge fund administrator Custom House Administration & Corporate Services, and Equity Fund Services, the fund admi »

MFA creates new membership class for hedge fund service providers

MFA creates new membership class for hedge fund service providers

Thu, 01/05/2008 - 11:15

The US-based Managed Funds Association, whose membership consists of professionals running hedge funds, funds of funds and managed futures funds, has announced the establishment of a new c »

HedgeCo Networks secures investment from Inter-Atlantic Group

HedgeCo Networks secures investment from Inter-Atlantic Group

Thu, 01/05/2008 - 07:00

HedgeCo Networks, a hedge fund data firm and provider of consulting and marketing services to the sector, has received its first major outside investment from Inter-Atlantic Group, a priva »

GlobeOp sees more urgent need for independent valuations

GlobeOp sees more urgent need for independent valuations

Fri, 25/04/2008 - 19:11

GlobeOp Financial Services, an independent provider of business process outsourcing, financial technology services and analytics to the hedge fund industry and other financial services sec »

Epitome Global Services expands hedge fund advisory platform

Epitome Global Services expands hedge fund advisory platform

Wed, 23/04/2008 - 07:00

New York-based Epitome Global Services has announced the expansion of its advisory service offerings to the global hedge fund industry to include strategic advice and tactical support to n »

Capita unveils dedicated Guernsey fund administration business

Capita unveils dedicated Guernsey fund administration business

Fri, 18/04/2008 - 18:19

Fund administrator Capita Financial Group, a subsidiary of the London-listed Capita Group, the UK's leading provider of outsourcing services, has established a dedicated Guernsey office he »

UBS inaugurates fund services office in Hong Kong

UBS inaugurates fund services office in Hong Kong

Fri, 18/04/2008 - 07:00

UBS has formally opened the new office of its fund services business in Hong Kong, which will provide business development and client relationship management services to fund administratio »

MVP Fund Of Funds appoints DB HedgeWorks as fund administrator

MVP Fund Of Funds appoints DB HedgeWorks as fund administrator

Wed, 16/04/2008 - 14:03

Tahoe City, California-based MVP Asset Management has appointed DB HedgeWorks Fund Services, which was acquired by Deutsche Bank in January, as the new administrator to the MVP Fund of Fun »

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