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Gottex on course for profitability by end of 2015

Tue, 31/03/2015 - 19:00

Global asset management group Gottex Fund Management Holdings is on target to achieve operational profit by the end of 2015, according to the company’s annual results statement for 2014. »

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SEC charges CLO fund manager with fraud

Tue, 31/03/2015 - 18:00

The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged an investment adviser and her New York-based firms accused of hiding the poor performance of loan assets in three collateralised loan obligation (CLO) funds they manage. »

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Duff & Phelps promotes eight managing directors

Tue, 31/03/2015 - 17:00

Global valuation and corporate finance advisor Duff & Phelps has promoted eight new managing directors. »

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ICAP’s EBS business prepares to launch EBS Select, further diversifying its FX trading offering

Tue, 31/03/2015 - 11:15

EBS, ICAP’s industry leading electronic FX business, is preparing to launch a new global liquidity platform, EBS Select, to complement the company’s existing multi-product offering. »

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RWC launches RWC Nissay Japan Focus Fund

Tue, 31/03/2015 - 10:00

RWC has launched the RWC Nissay Japan Focus Fund, a sub-fund of its Luxembourg SICAV, operating as a long-only Japan equity fund focused on bottom-up stock picking and constructive engagement with its investee companies. »

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TradeNext bullish on RMB going global

Tue, 31/03/2015 - 06:00

China’s stake as the world’s premier economic power is expected to gain traction as the country continues to liberalise its economy and implement reforms that bolster its status among developing economies.  »

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Abbey Capital Futures Strategy Fund surpasses USD100 million AUM

Mon, 30/03/2015 - 17:00

The Abbey Capital Futures Strategy Fund has surpassed USD100 million in assets under management. The fund, Abbey Capital’s first 1940 Act liquid alternative mutual fund, launched on 1 July 2014 and has returned over 26 per cent since inception.  »

Geoff Ruddick, Intermational Management Services

Independent directors and the capacity conundrum

Mon, 30/03/2015 - 15:37

The capacity conundrum continues to be one of debate and it has become increasingly apparent that it is not solved simply by the provision of an arbitrary headline number or cap.  Geoff Ruddick (pictured) takes a look at the key things to consider when assessing the capacity of an independent director…  »

Weekly Brief: Asian L/S equity setting the pace

Weekly Brief: Asian L/S equity setting the pace

Mon, 30/03/2015 - 14:59

Hedge funds continue to climb higher, with the Lyxor HFI up 3.5% ytd (up to 24 March). The asset class was supported this week by L/S Equity, and in particular Asian managers that have done particularly well. Their successful stock-picking captured the buoyant market environment on the long book without losing much on the short book. Over the recent months, we have been advocating the benefits of Asian L/S managers for diversification purposes and continue to do so. »

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ICE Clear Europe granted CFTC order permitting portfolio margining of futures and foreign futures contracts by non-clearing member FCMs

Mon, 30/03/2015 - 10:00

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Commission) has issued an order granting a request from ICE Clear Europe Limited (ICE Clear Europe), a Commission-registered derivatives clearing organisation, for an order pursuant to Section 4d(a) and (b) of the Commodity Exchange Act. »

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