Hedgeweek - Daily News http://www.hedgeweek.com/ en Parametric and Research Affiliates offer systematic global macro strategy http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/06/246451/parametric-and-research-affiliates-offer-systematic-global-macro-strategy <p><em><strong>Parametric Portfolio Associates and Research Affiliates have partnered to provide a systematic global macro strategy to institutional separate accounts.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/06/246451/parametric-and-research-affiliates-offer-systematic-global-macro-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Launches & Fundraising Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:02:30 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246451 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Victory Capital invests in Cerebellum Capital http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/06/246448/victory-capital-invests-cerebellum-capital <p><em><strong>Victory Capital&rsquo;s parent company, Victory Capital Holdings, has acquired a minority stake in Cerebellum Capital, an investment management firm that specialises in machine learning.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/06/246448/victory-capital-invests-cerebellum-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:55:31 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246448 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Prestige Fund Management makes new hire for Cayman operation http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/06/246447/prestige-fund-management-makes-new-hire-cayman-operation <p><em><strong>Prestige Fund Management (PFM) has appointed Peter Anderson as a director.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/06/246447/prestige-fund-management-makes-new-hire-cayman-operation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:52:11 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246447 at http://www.hedgeweek.com CubeLogic partners with Lacima Group http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246438/cubelogic-partners-lacima-group <p><em><strong>CubeLogic, a provider of risk management and business intelligence solutions for the energy, commodity, and financial markets, has formed a strategic alliance with Lacima Group.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246438/cubelogic-partners-lacima-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology and software solutions Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:30:40 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246438 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Referendum result adds additional risk premium to Italian assets http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246427/referendum-result-adds-additional-risk-premium-italian-assets <p><em><strong>In reaction to Italy&rsquo;s referendum result, Michael Metcalfe, global head of Macro Strategy, State Street Global Markets and Antoine Lesn&eacute;, EMEA head of ETF strategy at SPDR ETFs, part of State Street Global Advisors, offer their views&hellip;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246427/referendum-result-adds-additional-risk-premium-italian-assets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:57:00 +0000 mkitchen 246427 at http://www.hedgeweek.com ABN AMRO Clearing puts finishing touches to Amsterdam Investor Forum 2017 http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246425/abn-amro-clearing-puts-finishing-touches-amsterdam-investor-forum-2017 <p><strong><em>The implications of Brexit will be just one of several key topics to be discussed at next year&rsquo;s sixth edition of ABN AMRO Clearing&rsquo;s annual Amsterdam Investor Forum, to be held on the 7</em><em>&nbsp;and 8</em><em>&nbsp;March, 2017.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246425/abn-amro-clearing-puts-finishing-touches-amsterdam-investor-forum-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:28:17 +0000 James.Williams 246425 at http://www.hedgeweek.com City Financial makes senior operations hires in New York and London http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246417/city-financial-makes-senior-operations-hires-new-york-and-london <p><em><strong>City Financial has made four senior operations hires with Amy Wong, William Dumas, Justin Brodersen and Simon Taylor all having joined the firm with effect from 1 December 2016.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246417/city-financial-makes-senior-operations-hires-new-york-and-london" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:39:42 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246417 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Velocity Trade appoints senior quantitative analyst http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246415/velocity-trade-appoints-senior-quantitative-analyst <p><em><strong>Velocity Trade has appointed Joseph Farrell as head of quantitative research.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246415/velocity-trade-appoints-senior-quantitative-analyst" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:34:03 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246415 at http://www.hedgeweek.com SGX strengthens fixed income businesses with new lead http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246412/sgx-strengthens-fixed-income-businesses-new-lead <p><em><strong>Singapore Exchange (SGX) has appointed Michael Luk as the new head of fixed income origination and sales, effective 1 January 2017.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246412/sgx-strengthens-fixed-income-businesses-new-lead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:27:17 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246412 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Almax Analytics appoints strategic adviser http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246405/almax-analytics-appoints-strategic-adviser <p><em><strong>Almax Analytics, a software as a service (SaaS) provider delivering actionable insights from Big Data, has appointed Ralf Roth to its advisory board.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/05/246405/almax-analytics-appoints-strategic-adviser" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:51:33 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246405 at http://www.hedgeweek.com PEGAS registers strong spot volumes in November http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246398/pegas-registers-strong-spot-volumes-november <p><em><strong>PEGAS, the pan-European gas trading platform operated by Powernext, registered a total volume of 144.6 TWh in November 2016 which represents an increase of 12 per cent compared to the previous year (129.3 TWh), supported by a strong spot market.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246398/pegas-registers-strong-spot-volumes-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Markets Trading & Execution Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:30:44 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246398 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Five out of six MVIS MVIS long/short equity indices positive in November http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246396/five-out-six-mvis-mvis-longshort-equity-indices-positive-november <p><em><strong>All bar one of MV Index Solutions&rsquo;s (MVIS) suite of six investable long/short equity indices recorded positive performance in November.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246396/five-out-six-mvis-mvis-longshort-equity-indices-positive-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indexes Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:21:36 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246396 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Gattai Minoli Agostinelli advises Francesco Trapani on Tages investment http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246381/gattai-minoli-agostinelli-advises-francesco-trapani-tages-investment <p><em><strong>Italian corporate and financial law firm Gattai Minoli Agostinelli &amp; Partners has advised Francesco Trapani on the acquisition of a 9 per cent equity stake in Tages Holding by means of a dedicated capital increase, to be approved by Bank of Italy.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246381/gattai-minoli-agostinelli-advises-francesco-trapani-tages-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:12:18 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246381 at http://www.hedgeweek.com NewStar closes USD505m managed credit fund http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246372/newstar-closes-usd505m-managed-credit-fund <p><em><strong>NewStar Financial has closed the NewStar Berkeley Fund CLO, a USD505 million middle market collateralised loan obligation managed for qualified institutional investors.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246372/newstar-closes-usd505m-managed-credit-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Launches & Fundraising Fri, 02 Dec 2016 09:30:31 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246372 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Hedgeweek Global Awards 2017 – voting is now open! http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/12/01/234321/hedgeweek-global-awards-2016 <p><em><strong>We are conducting a survey of the Hedgeweek readership to assess the best hedge fund performers and service providers during 2016&nbsp;in a range of categories covering the entire hedge fund space.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/12/01/234321/hedgeweek-global-awards-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 09:21:16 +0000 mkitchen 234321 at http://www.hedgeweek.com AllianzGI to acquire Sound Harbor Partners http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246362/allianzgi-acquire-sound-harbor-partners <p><em><strong>Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) is to add Sound Harbor Partners, a US private credit manager led by Michael Zupon and Dean Criares, to its private debt platform.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246362/allianzgi-acquire-sound-harbor-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:47:20 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246362 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Chesapeake Capital adds diversified strategy to Hydra marketplace http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246361/chesapeake-capital-adds-diversified-strategy-hydra-marketplace <p><em><strong>Chesapeake Capital has added its diversified strategy to Kettera Strategies&rsquo; Hydra marketplace, a global market providing investors with access, notional funding, daily transparency and twice monthly liquidity to established and emerging alternative asset managers.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246361/chesapeake-capital-adds-diversified-strategy-hydra-marketplace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Listings Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:43:46 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246361 at http://www.hedgeweek.com EEX posts new record on power derivatives market http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246358/eex-posts-new-record-power-derivatives-market <p><em><strong>The European Energy Exchange (EEX) reached a new monthly record on its power derivatives markets in November with a total of 423.2 TWh were traded, exceeding the previous record of 416.3 TWh in April 2016.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/02/246358/eex-posts-new-record-power-derivatives-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Markets Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:35:34 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246358 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Austrian CEGH Exchange products launch on PEGAS http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/01/246340/austrian-cegh-exchange-products-launch-pegas <p><em><strong>Powernext and the Austrian Central European Gas Hub (CEGH) have migrated the CEGH Gas Exchange spot and futures contracts to the pan-European PEGAS platform operated under the Powernext rulebook.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/01/246340/austrian-cegh-exchange-products-launch-pegas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:27:08 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246340 at http://www.hedgeweek.com TABB sees continued regulatory uncertainty for fixed income markets http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/01/246330/tabb-sees-continued-regulatory-uncertainty-fixed-income-markets <p><em><strong>The future of the Dodd-Frank Act (DFA), once an unavoidable and burdensome new reality for US fixed income markets, is now completely uncertain under the coming Trump Administration.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/01/246330/tabb-sees-continued-regulatory-uncertainty-fixed-income-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> North America Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:04:29 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246330 at http://www.hedgeweek.com