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CFTC secures court order against TOTE Fund and MJS Capital Management for Commodity Exchange Act violations

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 11:30

The CFTC has secured a court order requiring two commodity pool operators and their principal Michael J Siegel to pay restitution of USD104,684.47, disgorgement of USD86,503.36, and a civil monetary of USD259,510.08 over the misappropriation of funds.   »

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Clearstream closes 2014 with a record EUR 12.5 trillion in assets under custody

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 11:00

The value of assets under custody held on behalf of customers registered an increase of 5 per cent to EUR12.5 trillion in December 2014 (compared to EUR 12.0 trillion in December 2013).  »

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AQR and London Business School create AQR Institute of Asset Management

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 10:45

London Business School and investment management firm AQR have launched the AQR Institute of Asset Management, which is looking to advance research and best practices in the global asset management community. »

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CBOE disseminates volatility index values on three CME Group FX options contracts

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 10:00

The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) has begun disseminating values for three new CBOE volatility indexes using the prices of CME Dollar/Euro, Dollar/British Pound and Dollar/Japanese Yen futures options. »

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The Currency Exchange selects Quantifi for counterparty credit risk management for EM currency derivatives

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 09:00

The Currency Exchange (TCX) has selected Quantifi for pricing and risk management of counterparty credit risk in emerging market currency and interest rate derivatives.  »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015 – Voting now closed

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 08:19

Voting for the 6th edition of the Hedgeweek Global Awards has now closed. The Awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony to be held in London and the winners will be announced in due course. »

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Hedge funds attract USD10.2bn in November, says TrimTabs and BarclayHedge

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 06:00

Inflows to the hedge fund industry rebounded to USD10.2 billion (0.4% of assets) in November from USD1.1 billion (0.05% of assets) in October, according to TrimTabs and BarclayHedge. »

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Coherence Capital Partners hires new COO & CRO

Wed, 14/01/2015 - 21:00

Fixed income specialist Coherence Capital Partners has appointed John Lovisolo as Member, Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Risk Officer (CRO). »

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Abacus Group opens new LA office

Wed, 14/01/2015 - 19:00

Abacus Group, a provider of hosted IT solutions for hedge funds and private equity funds, has opened a new office in Los Angeles to cater for demand for its AbacusFLEX private cloud solution. »

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PwC appoints Lachlan Roos as UK hedge fund leader

Wed, 14/01/2015 - 15:45

PwC has appointed Lachlan Roos as its new UK hedge fund leader, taking over from Rob Mellor who is stepping down after leading the hedge fund practice for five years. »

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