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PVE Capital to launch latest credit strategy on Sciens MAP

London-based PVE Capital has launched its Special Situation Credit Strategy on the Sciens Managed Account Platform. »


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Nomura adds two to prime finance business

Nomura has made two new hires into its prime finance business, which encompasses equity financing, prime services and Delta 1. »


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Abacus Group launches client portal to enhance visibility into private cloud environments

Abacus Group has launched the Abacus Client Portal to give its hedge fund and private equity fund clients greater control and transparency into AbacusFLEX services. »


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CFTC and ASIC sign MoU on supervision of cross-border entities

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) on the supervision of cross-border entities. »


Hong Kong

SS&C hires Stewart Bent to head up fund services in Asia

SS&C Technologies has hired Stewart Bent to manage SS&C GlobeOp’s fund administration business in Asia. »


Euros

Pictet Select-Global Long/Short Equity attracts EUR200m in first month

Pictet Select-Global Long/Short Equity has attracted close to EUR200 million in commitments since its launch on 29 August 2014. »


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Gottex completes EIM merger

Gottex Fund Management, an independent provider of alternative, multi-asset and Asian investment solutions for institutional and retail investors, has completed its merger with EIM Group. »


Holly Miller, SEI

Setting up the Middle Office: Part 1

SEI’s Holly Miller (pictured) and Ross Ellis explain the core tenets of establishing a successful middle office… »


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CFTC issues time-limited no-action relief for CDS clearing-related swaps

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued an extension to no-action letter 13-86 which provided time-limited relief relating to certain CDS clearing-related swaps. »


Marketing

JOBS Act changing hedge fund communications, says study

Hedge funds are beginning to take advantage of new communications channels one year after the enactment of the JOBS Act, according to a Peppercomm study. »


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