Structured Products

Relative Value Arbitrage slips into positive territory

The Relative Value Arbitrage Index moved into positive territory (0.22%) followed by the Market Directional Index (0.04%) in the week ending 26 April. All the other HFRX indices continued to »


Transparency will open up wider hedge fund acceptance

John Godden examines how the 'traditional' view of hedge funds as super high performance vehicles dominated by macro global traders is changing. A wide range of str »


Amplitude gains approval from UK regulator

London-based Amplitude Capital LLP has been granted FSA approval with effect from 15th April 2005. Amplitude's Stanley Marchon said: "The day was made even more mem »


Indices lose ground this week

All the HFRX Indices moved into negative territory this week, led by the Convertible Arbitrage Index which lost -1.55%. It was followed by the Market Directional Index (-1.50%) and the Event »



Liberty Ermitage strengthens marketing and communication department

Liberty Ermitage, one of Europe's largest offshore fund management groups, has appointed Stephen Smith as VP of investor relations and communications. Commenting on »


Barclay/GHS Hedge Fund Index down 0.70 per cent

The Barclay Index flash estimates for March 2005 show that 13 out of 18 hedge fund strategies lost money in March. According to the index, which is prepared by the »


From Hedge Fund to Hedge Fund of Hedge Fund

HFR Asset Management examines the evolution of investable hedge fund indices, including the launch of new indices By the end of the 20th century, hedge fund strateg »


Market neutral holds ground as indices decline

The Equity Market Neutral Index remained in positive territory this week as all the other HFRX Indices lost ground. The Market Directional Index topped the list of »


GSC Partners appoints new head of structured credit strategies

GSC Partners has appointed Ferderick H Horton to head its new investment activity specializing in structured credit, mortgage-related securities and ABS. Horton, 46 »


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