Structured Products

HFRAM and Barclays Capital launch Emerging Managers platform

HFR Asset Management (HFRAM) is launching an Emerging Managers fund of hedge funds on an innovative controlled infrastructure platform. The HFR Emerging Managers Fu »


Dow Jones launches index for HK-traded Chinese companies

Dow Jones Indexes has launched its latest benchmark, the Dow Jones China Offshore 50 Index. The Dow Jones China Offshore 50 Index represents the largest, super-sect »


Thames River Capital appoints Glyn Jones as CEO

Glyn Jones, ex-CEO of Gartmore, has joined Thames River Capital LLP as its Chief Executive Officer with effect from 12 October 2005. Jones was formerly Chief Executive Officer of Gartmore In »


Hedge Fund Research: Emerging markets top performer in Q3

Event-Driven and Equity Hedge strategies were the top asset gatherers in Q3 but the emerging markets sector was the best performer, up 10 per cent. New fund flows i »


Philippe Ballet appointed to head MSCI Barra in Japan

MSCI Barra, the provider of benchmark indices and risk analytics products, has hired Philippe Ballet as Managing Director and head of its business in Japan. Ballet »


Clade launches SA Investable Hedge Fund index

Clade Investment Management has launched a South African Investable Hedge Fund Index (SAIHF) and a range of investable index products »


S&P appoints new European securities Director of Market Development

Standard & Poor's has appointed James Price as Director of Market Development for its European data and information services business. Based in London, he will »


Guernsey broadens PCC concept

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission has introduced regulations that significantly open up the protected cell company (PCC) concept in the island.  Until now »


MSCI Barra launches MSCI KOKUNAI Japan Equity Indices

MSCI Barra, a provider of benchmark indices and risk management analytics products, has launched the MSCI KOKUNAI (Domestic) Japan Equity Indices. Consisting of ov »


Dow Jones-AIG Commodity Index up 16 per cent year-to-date

The Dow Jones-AIG Commodity Total Return Index is up over 16 per cent this year, and the outlook for the sector is good, according to a panel of experts. Prices are expected to remain signif »


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