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Interview - Erik Jens, Fortis Prime Fund Solutions: "The hedge fund model will certainly survive"

Interview - Erik Jens, Fortis Prime Fund Solutions: "The hedge fund model will certainly survive"

Fri, 05/12/2008 - 06:00

Erik Jens, chief executive of Fortis Prime Fund Solutions, says the move into public ownership of its Dutch parent has reassured clients and even he »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Michael Peters, executive board member, Eurex

The Hedgeweek Interview: Michael Peters, executive board member, Eurex

Thu, 31/05/2007 - 08:00

Michael Peters, a member of the Eurex executive board with responsibility for marketing and sales, outlines the various services and incentives offered by the derivatives exchange to its p »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Joost Lobler, Managing Director, Equity Fund Services: Controlled growth is the key to success

The Hedgeweek Interview: Joost Lobler, Managing Director, Equity Fund Services: Controlled growth is the key to success

Fri, 13/04/2007 - 06:59

Joost Lobler outlines the strategy and thinking that is driving the global expansion and growth of Equity Trust's alternative fund services business. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Colin Bugler, Managing Director, Head of Global Equity Finance, and Robert Pitt, Associate Director, Global Equity Finance Sales & Capital, Scotia Capital

The Hedgeweek Interview: Colin Bugler, Managing Director, Head of Global Equity Finance, and Robert Pitt, Associate Director, Global Equity Finance Sales & Capital, Scotia Capital

Mon, 16/10/2006 - 07:00

Colin Bugler and Robert Pitt highlight the strategic focus and thinking that is driving the expansion of Scotia Capital's prime brokerage business. »

The Hedge week Interview: Khiem Do, Manager, Baring China Absolute Return Fund: Established investment process drives performance

The Hedge week Interview: Khiem Do, Manager, Baring China Absolute Return Fund: Established investment process drives performance

Mon, 14/08/2006 - 07:00

Khiem Do outlines the factors that underline the performance of Baring's China-focused long short fund, which has delivered strong returns. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Jon Hitchon, Head of Global Prime Services, Deutsche Bank: Focusing on smart solutions for hedge funds

The Hedgeweek Interview: Jon Hitchon, Head of Global Prime Services, Deutsche Bank: Focusing on smart solutions for hedge funds

Fri, 03/02/2006 - 15:07

Jon Hitchon outlines recent changes at Deutsche Bank (DB) and reviews the key hedge fund trends tracked by the Global Prime Services bus »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Andrew Collins, Director Business Development, Fortis Prime Fund Solutions

The Hedgeweek Interview: Andrew Collins, Director Business Development, Fortis Prime Fund Solutions

Thu, 19/01/2006 - 13:27

Andrew Collins outlines the global development of Fortis Prime Fund Solutions and also highlights some plans for 2006.  »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Looking at growth beyond the USD 100 billion level: Sean Flynn, Managing Director and Head of UBS Hedge Fund Services.

The Hedgeweek Interview: Looking at growth beyond the USD 100 billion level: Sean Flynn, Managing Director and Head of UBS Hedge Fund Services.

Thu, 01/12/2005 - 06:13

Sean Flynn outlines developments at UBS Fund Services, including the opening of a Toronto fund administration operation in 2006 to service the North American market. < »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Growing a global platform: Joost Lobler, Chief Commercial Officer, Fortis Prime Fund Solutions

The Hedgeweek Interview: Growing a global platform: Joost Lobler, Chief Commercial Officer, Fortis Prime Fund Solutions

Thu, 24/11/2005 - 07:13

Joost Lobler outlines the global development of Fortis Prime Fund Solutions, with funds under administration growing at over 40 per cent this year. HW: What is »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Taking independent pricing to the next level: Peter Jones, Director, Securities Evaluation Services, Standard &amp; Poor&#039;s

The Hedgeweek Interview: Taking independent pricing to the next level: Peter Jones, Director, Securities Evaluation Services, Standard & Poor's

Tue, 11/10/2005 - 07:03

Peter Jones outlines the value-added S&P* fixed income securities evaluation services available to hedge fund managers and institutional investors. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Growing on all fronts: Andrew Collins, Managing Director, Butterfield Fund Services (Bermuda) Limited

The Hedgeweek Interview: Growing on all fronts: Andrew Collins, Managing Director, Butterfield Fund Services (Bermuda) Limited

Sun, 20/03/2005 - 13:13

Andrew Collins outlines recent developments at Butterfield Fund Services, including the appointment of a new Director of Marketing for Europe. HW: What is t »

The Hedgeweek Interview: The 2004 Review and Outlook for 2005: Nicholas Roe, European Head, Global Prime Services, Deutsche Bank

The Hedgeweek Interview: The 2004 Review and Outlook for 2005: Nicholas Roe, European Head, Global Prime Services, Deutsche Bank

Thu, 20/01/2005 - 10:13

Nicholas Roe outlines the reorganisation of London-based Deutsche Bank's Global Prime Services unit, reviews key trends in 2004 and looks ahead at 2005. »

The HSBC/Hedgeweek Market Review Series: Japan: Hideki Hashiguchi, Lead Representative, Tokyo, HSBC Alternative Fund Services

The HSBC/Hedgeweek Market Review Series: Japan: Hideki Hashiguchi, Lead Representative, Tokyo, HSBC Alternative Fund Services

Sat, 13/11/2004 - 13:13

Hideki Hashiguchi outlines recent developments in the Japanese hedge funds market, including the size and strategies of new fund launches and investor preferences. »

HSBC&#039;s Alternative Fund Services Market Review Series: Australian hedge funds feed growing appetite from wrap providers

HSBC's Alternative Fund Services Market Review Series: Australian hedge funds feed growing appetite from wrap providers

Mon, 01/11/2004 - 03:19

Joanne Murphy, SVP Head of Sales, Asia-Pacific, Alternative Fund Services, HSBC, Hong Kong, outlines manager and investor trends in Australia. HW: What »

HSBC&#039;s Alternative Fund Services Market Review Series: Manager and investor trends in the US West Coast hedge funds market

HSBC's Alternative Fund Services Market Review Series: Manager and investor trends in the US West Coast hedge funds market

Wed, 13/10/2004 - 10:17

Scott Epstein, Head of Alternative Fund Services at HSBC in San Francisco, and Jackie Tomecek, Director of Sales, outline West Coast investment trends. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Offering an Alternative to Prime Broking: Tim Morris, Institutional Sales, IG Markets

The Hedgeweek Interview: Offering an Alternative to Prime Broking: Tim Morris, Institutional Sales, IG Markets

Mon, 26/04/2004 - 07:13

London-based IG Markets is the broking subsidiary of IG Group. »

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Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Tue, 24/02/2015 - 19:14

New regulations are allowing hedge fund managers and institutional investors to take advantage of fresh opportunities in the Swiss market, from innovative new fund platforms to new fund strategies and structures that provide significant portfolio diversification opportunities... »

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The attraction of incubator platforms has increased noticeably in recent years. New hedge funds face a Sisyphus-like task getting up and running as global regulation and compliance pushes costs up, whilst investors simultaneously expect to see institutional quality operations in place from day one.     ... »

Special report
How to Access Europe using third party AIFMs

Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »

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Richard A Kimball Jr, CEO, HEXL

Healthcare costs continue to spiral out of control and yet still achieve relatively poor outcomes, says Richard A Kimball Jr (pictured), CEO of HEXL… ... »

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Six trends shaping the next generation

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 08:01

Just 20 years ago, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were novelties. Now, after two decades of explosive growth, they are firmly entrenched in the asset management landscape. Total US-listed ETF assets reached a record-setting USD2.0 trillion at the end of 2014, up from USD1.7 trillion a year earlier, and inflows totaled USD244 billion for the year. European ETFs also saw record flows in 2014; they attracted USD61.4 billion in new assets, more than three times the 2013 total. ... »

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