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Saemor’s Europe Alpha Fund down 2.6 per cent in April

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 09:09

Saemor Capital’s Europe Alpha Fund lost 2.6 per cent in April, bringing the YTD performance to -10.6 per cent. Most of the losses came from strong performances in the fund’s short book.  »

Hedge funds year-to-date returns positive for first time in 2016

Fri, 13/05/2016 - 00:03

The Preqin All-Strategies Hedge Fund has recorded the second consecutive month of positive hedge fund performance in April to bring 2016 YTD figures into the black for the first time this year. »

James Skeggs

CTAs March dip continues into April, says Societe Generale Prime Services

Fri, 06/05/2016 - 09:05

Managed futures strategies continued to decline throughout April, following the challenging market conditions that started taking effect in February, registering another month of negative returns, according to Societe Generale Prime Services. »

HFRI Asia ex-Japan Index posts strongest month since May 2009

Fri, 06/05/2016 - 09:01

Asian hedge funds gained in March to conclude a volatile Q1 2016, narrowing losses across all Asian regions and strategies from earlier in the quarter. The HFRX Japan Index gained +3.1 per cent in March, leaving it down -1.9 per cent for the year, though topping the Nikkei 225 as the Japanese Yen continued to surge against the US Dollar.  »

Hedge funds see positive performance in April

Fri, 06/05/2016 - 08:58

Hedge fund performance was broadly positive in April, with the HFRX Global Hedge Fund index returning 0.4 per cent on the month and each of the four HFRX main hedge fund strategy indices recording positive performance.  »

Euronext announces trading volumes for April

Wed, 04/05/2016 - 09:24

The April 2016 average daily transaction value on the Euronext cash order book stood at EUR6,948 million (-23.4 per cent compared with April 2015). However, the number of shares traded remained resilient (-3.8 per cent). »

CME Group achieves ADV of 13.8 million contracts per day in April 2016

Tue, 03/05/2016 - 16:57

CME Group’s April 2016 volume averaged 13.8 million contracts per day, up 21 per cent from April 2015.   »

US dollar-denominated money market funds to see significant outflows in Q2 2016, says Moody’s

Fri, 29/04/2016 - 10:55

Up to 50 per cent of remaining investor assets will likely leave US prime money market funds ahead of major regulatory reforms in October, says Moody's Investors Service. However, demand for euro prime funds is expected to be resilient despite record low yields. »

CME Group reports strong Q1 2016 results

Thu, 28/04/2016 - 16:21

CME Group has reported record revenue of USD934 million and record operating income of USD574 million for the first quarter of 2016. Net income was USD368 million and diluted earnings per share were USD1.09.   »

EEX Group achieves record results in 2015

Wed, 27/04/2016 - 15:49

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) in line with its growth strategy achieved record results in both sales and profits in 2015.  »


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