Volatility Arbitrage

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Hedge funds outperform equity benchmarks in turbulent markets, says GGHFI

Hedge funds as measured by the Greenwich Global Hedge Fund Index (GGHFI) navigated volatile markets to finish the month with a slight loss. The GGHFI shed 1.32% compared to global equity returns in the S&P 500 Total Return (-1.67%), MSCI World Equity (-1.73%), and FTSE 100 (-0.74%) equity indices.  28% of constituent funds in the GGHFI ended the month with gains.   »

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Salus Alpha Commodity Arbitrage returned 1.78% for June

As of 06/30/2011 the Salus Alpha Commodity Arbitrage VT heads the list of Salus Alpha Funds with 1.78% MTD-Return. The fund returned +1.78% in June to date and excellent +8.99% since the beginning of the year 2011.  »

John Ventre, lead portfolio manager for the Skandia Diversified and Skandia Alternative Investments Funds, SIG

SIG adds Index Arbitrage strategy to the Skandia Diversified Fund and the Skandia Alternative Investments Fund

Skandia Investment Group (SIG)’s flagship multi-asset fund, Skandia Diversified and its Skandia Alternative Investments Fund, have invested in the Aviva Investors Index Opportunities High Alpha Fund. »

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Salus Alpha Commodity Arbitrage returned 2.87% in February 

The Salus Alpha Commodity Arbitrage had a performance of +2.87% for the month to date.outperforming the Dow Jones UBS Commodity Index by 1.56% during the reporting period, which earned 1.31%. The performance of Salus Alpha Commodity Arbitrage was 2.15% better than the performance of HFRX Systematic Diversified Index.   »

Comment: Banks are turning Japanese, I really think so

Comment: Banks are turning Japanese, I really think so

Resolution Asset Management investment manager Stuart Thomson says the UK bailout blueprint for the financial sector that been adopted by the rest of the world, a combination of equity inj »

Ansbacher Investment Management to launch pure equity index variance swap strategy

Ansbacher Investment Management to launch pure equity index variance swap strategy

US-based Ansbacher Investment Management plans to launch an equity index variance swap strategy in the third quarter of this year to take advantage of the persistent overpricing of broad-b »

HSBC France sells issuer services business to CACEIS

HSBC France has sold its issuer services business to CACEIS, enabling the latter to strengthen its market position in France. »

London hedge funds top USD 220 billion AUM in 2005

Hedge fund assets managed out of London grew 18% in 2005 to USD 225 billion making the city one o »

Latin America's virtuous circle

This Hedgeweek Special Report on Latin America surveys the views of hedge fund managers and service providers on economic and political »

SpotLite FTSE 350 Index Feb 6th - Part VI

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