Volatility Arbitrage

Equity swaps as an alternative to trading in equities

In recent years equity swaps have emerged as one of a series of equity derivative products that are playing an increasingly integral part in how hed »

Fimat adds two new managers to Volatility Arbitrage Median

Fimat Group has announced that two further hedge funds were added to the Fimat Volatility Arbitrage Median (FV »

Shooter fund joins FIMAT Volatility Arbitrage Median

The Shooter Multi Strategy Fund has been added to the Fimat Volatility Arbitrage Median (FVAM), which measures volatility arbitrage hedge fund strategies. »

FIM hires senior investment specialist

FIM Limited has expanded its multi-manager team through the hire of Brendan Robertson as a Director in the research and investment department. Robertson has 10 years of investment experience »

Gartmore closes macro hedge fund

Gartmore has decided to close its macro hedge fund after incurring heavy losses during July's bond market turmoil. »

Man launches product with WestLB guarantee

Man Investments has launched a structured product with a capital guarantee provided by the German bank WestLB AG. The new Man AP Unison »

Martin Currie hires Nicol for new European fund

Mike Nicol, the highly rated European equity manager, is joining Edinburgh-based Martin Currie today to launch a new European long/short equity fund. »

AIMA responds to UK's FSA on Short Selling

The UK-based Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) has prepared its response to the discussion paper on short selling put out by UK's regulatory watchdog, the »

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