Hedgeweek - Daily News http://www.hedgeweek.com/ en RIMES and leading industry figures call on buy-side compliance teams to prepare for major regulatory change http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241043/rimes-and-leading-industry-figures-call-buy-side-compliance-teams-prepare-major-re <p><em><strong>RIMES, together with the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) and the Financial Markets Law Committee (FMLC), has cautioned compliance teams against overlooking important regulatory challenges during its first Regulatory Seminar.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241043/rimes-and-leading-industry-figures-call-buy-side-compliance-teams-prepare-major-re" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:42:58 +0000 leahrenee09 241043 at http://www.hedgeweek.com FactSet Q3 results show EPS growth of 12 per cent http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241042/factset-q3-results-show-eps-growth-12-cent <p><em><strong>FactSet Research Systems, a leading provider of integrated financial information and analytical applications, has announced its results for the third quarter of fiscal 2016.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241042/factset-q3-results-show-eps-growth-12-cent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:41:00 +0000 leahrenee09 241042 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Gen II Fund Services joins DTCC's Alternative Investment Product Services http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241024/gen-ii-fund-services-joins-dtccs-alternative-investment-product-services <p><em><strong>Gen II Fund Services, an independent private equity fund administrator, has joined The Depository Trust &amp; Clearing Corporation (DTCC) Alternative Investment Product (AIP) Services.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241024/gen-ii-fund-services-joins-dtccs-alternative-investment-product-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:06:15 +0000 leahrenee09 241024 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Intercontinental Exchange launches expanded ICE Data Services http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241018/intercontinental-exchange-launches-expanded-ice-data-services <p><strong><em>Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges, clearing houses and data services, has introduced the expanded ICE Data Services, bringing together proprietary exchange data, valuations, analytics, desktop tools and connectivity solutions from across ICE and the New York Stock Exchange, Interactive Data and SuperDerivatives.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241018/intercontinental-exchange-launches-expanded-ice-data-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Launches & Fundraising Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:47:49 +0000 leahrenee09 241018 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Pavilion Financial Corporation to acquire Altius Holdings http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241017/pavilion-financial-corporation-acquire-altius-holdings <p><strong><em>Pavilion Financial Corporation (Pavilion), a North American based employee-owned, investment services firm, plans to acquire Altius Holdings Ltd, the parent company of Altius Associates Ltd. and Altius Associates (Singapore) Pte Ltd (Altius Associates), a global private markets advisory and separate account management firm with offices in the UK, US and Singapore.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241017/pavilion-financial-corporation-acquire-altius-holdings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:45:36 +0000 leahrenee09 241017 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Traiana sees threefold growth on Harmony Equity Swap service http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241014/traiana-sees-threefold-growth-harmony-equity-swap-service <p><strong><em>Traiana, a provider of pre-trade risk and post-trade processing solutions, has seen a threefold growth in allocation volumes via its Harmony Equity Swaps service.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241014/traiana-sees-threefold-growth-harmony-equity-swap-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Platforms Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:38:41 +0000 leahrenee09 241014 at http://www.hedgeweek.com TeamCo Advisers white paper focuses on use of behaviour analysis in hedge fund manager http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241011/teamco-advisers-white-paper-focuses-use-behaviour-analysis-hedge-fund-manager <p><strong><em>How behavioural analysis can serve as a meaningful supplement to the hedge fund due diligence process, potentially exposing key insights about hedge fund managers that might ordinarily remain hidden, is the focus of a new white paper from TeamCo Advisors.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241011/teamco-advisers-white-paper-focuses-use-behaviour-analysis-hedge-fund-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> White papers Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:34:38 +0000 leahrenee09 241011 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Pzena promotes Gary J Bachman to newly created COO role http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241010/pzena-promotes-gary-j-bachman-newly-created-coo-role <p><strong><em>Pzena Investment Management has promoted Gary J Bachman to the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective 1 July. Bachman will assume oversight of the operations of Pzena Investment Management, LLC and will also be named to its Executive Committee effective as of 1 July. &nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241010/pzena-promotes-gary-j-bachman-newly-created-coo-role" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:33:22 +0000 leahrenee09 241010 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Citadel names Steven Lieblich as Chief Technology Officer of hedge fund business http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241009/citadel-names-steven-lieblich-chief-technology-officer-hedge-fund-business <p><strong><em>Citadel has appointed Steven Lieblich as Chief Technology Officer of the firm&rsquo;s hedge fund business.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241009/citadel-names-steven-lieblich-chief-technology-officer-hedge-fund-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:32:05 +0000 leahrenee09 241009 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Hedge funds navigate Brexit volatility http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241003/hedge-funds-navigate-brexit-volatility <p><em><strong>Hedge fund managers navigated intense volatility on Friday as the Brexit vote resulted in massive dislocations across global currency, equity, commodity and fixed income markets, most specifically reflected in Sterling&rsquo; steep decline against the Dollar and the Yen.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/28/241003/hedge-funds-navigate-brexit-volatility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:17:53 +0000 leahrenee09 241003 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Brexit and markets: What next? http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240993/ecm-managed-fund-acquires-majority-stake-wienerswieners <p><em><strong>Larry Hatheway (pictured), Group Chief Economist and Head of Multi Asset Portfolio Solutions at GAM, looks at what happens next following the UK&rsquo;s vote to leave the EU&hellip;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240993/ecm-managed-fund-acquires-majority-stake-wienerswieners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Markets Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:31:31 +0000 leahrenee09 240993 at http://www.hedgeweek.com New margin regulations for the non-cleared OTC derivatives to reduce systemic risk across financial markets http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240991/new-margin-regulations-non-cleared-otc-derivatives-reduce-systemic-risk-across-fin <p><strong><em>EDHEC-Risk Institute has released an overview and analysis of the forthcoming framework to be used by financial institutions to determine initial margin (IM) and variation margin (VM) payments when trading non-cleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240991/new-margin-regulations-non-cleared-otc-derivatives-reduce-systemic-risk-across-fin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:28:21 +0000 leahrenee09 240991 at http://www.hedgeweek.com JO Hambro Capital Management strengthens US presence with three new hires http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240965/jo-hambro-capital-management-strengthens-us-presence-three-new-hires <p><strong><em>JO Hambro Capital Management Limited (JOHCM) has strengthened its US presence with the appointment of three senior professionals.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240965/jo-hambro-capital-management-strengthens-us-presence-three-new-hires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:43:26 +0000 leahrenee09 240965 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Baring Asset Management launches Dynamic Absolute Return Fund http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240964/baring-asset-management-launches-dynamic-absolute-return-fund <p><strong><em>Baring Asset Management (Barings) has launched the Baring Dynamic Absolute Return Fund, which will use long and short strategies to target a market neutral return. It will be managed by James Ind, supported by a multi asset investment team.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240964/baring-asset-management-launches-dynamic-absolute-return-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:42:07 +0000 leahrenee09 240964 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Ex-Man Group CEO Clarke to join board of RWC Partners http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240959/ex-man-group-ceo-clarke-join-board-rwc-partners <p><strong><em>Peter Clarke, a former chief executive officer (CEO) of Man Grroup, is to join the board of RWC Partners as a non-executive Director. Clarke currently serves on the boards of Lombard Odier and AXA UK and is Chairman of Lancashire Holdings.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240959/ex-man-group-ceo-clarke-join-board-rwc-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:34:21 +0000 leahrenee09 240959 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Foreside acquires Beacon Hill Fund Services http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240953/foreside-acquires-beacon-hill-fund-services <p><strong><em>Foreside Financial Group, a provider of distribution and compliance services for open- and closed-end funds, exchange traded products, commodity pools, private placements, investment advisers and registered broker-dealers, has acquired Beacon Hill Fund Services,&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240953/foreside-acquires-beacon-hill-fund-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:59:00 +0000 leahrenee09 240953 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Brexit: UK recession, but NO global recession http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240950/brexit-uk-recession-no-global-recession <p><em><strong>The vote to leave the EU is the start, not the end, of a process that could take up to a decade or more, says Marie Owens Thomsen&nbsp;(pictured), Chief Economist at Indosuez Wealth Management, Credit Agricole&rsquo;s private banking arm.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240950/brexit-uk-recession-no-global-recession" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Macro Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:21:21 +0000 mkitchen 240950 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Brexit: Talk of Sterling freefall is overblown, but uncertainty now has no end date attached to it http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240949/talk-sterling-freefall-overblown-uncertainty-now-has-no-end-date-attached-it <p><em><strong>&ldquo;Amid the hyperbole and today&rsquo;s vertiginous fall, Sterling&rsquo;s one saving grace is that the Euro is likely to be hit almost as hard by a Brexit,&rdquo; says David Lamb, head of dealing at&nbsp;FEXCO Corporate Payments.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240949/talk-sterling-freefall-overblown-uncertainty-now-has-no-end-date-attached-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Macro Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:02:34 +0000 mkitchen 240949 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Macro Thoughts: Thanks a 1.27 million http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240947/macro-thoughts-thanks-127-million <p><strong><em>Keith Grindlay&nbsp;of Macro Thoughts comments that as if 1.27 million more UK voters voting to leave Europe than to stay wasn&rsquo;t shock enough, David Cameron has proven that UK unemployment would</em> go higher with a vote to leave, by increasing unemployment by one, announcing his resignation as Prime Minister by October.&nbsp;</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240947/macro-thoughts-thanks-127-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Exits Fri, 24 Jun 2016 10:44:17 +0000 beverlychandler 240947 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Advisors Asset Management expands strategic partnership with Rothschild Asset Management http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240938/advisors-asset-management-expands-strategic-partnership-rothschild-asset-managemen <p><strong><em>Advisors Asset Management (AAM) is to become the distributor for several Rothschild Asset Management separately managed accounts (SMAs), including Rothschild&#39;s US Large-Cap Core, US Large-Cap Value and US Balanced strategies.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240938/advisors-asset-management-expands-strategic-partnership-rothschild-asset-managemen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:46:30 +0000 leahrenee09 240938 at http://www.hedgeweek.com