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Shockwaves from China spare hedge funds

Shockwaves from China spare hedge funds

Tue, 19/01/2016 - 09:10

Risk assets continued to be bruised and shaken during the second week of January, according to the latest Weekly Brief from Lyxor’s Cross Asset Research team. »

TOM publishes report analysing liquidity on options exchanges

TOM publishes report analysing liquidity on options exchanges

Tue, 19/01/2016 - 09:06

TOM has published a report analysing liquidity on the various exchanges listing Dutch equity derivatives ahead of the introduction of MiFIDII starting 2017. »

Mirabaud Securities builds oil & gas equities expertise

Mirabaud Securities builds oil & gas equities expertise

Mon, 18/01/2016 - 17:18

Mirabaud Securities, the brokerage and corporate finance arm of Swiss financial and banking Group Mirabaud, has enhanced its expertise in the petrochemicals sector with the appointment of David Thomas as oil and gas analyst. »

Liquidnet launches EMEA Next Gen Algos

Liquidnet launches EMEA Next Gen Algos

Mon, 18/01/2016 - 17:13

Liquidnet, the global institutional trading network, has launched its EMEA Next Gen Algo suite, which is designed to enhance the trading performance of its institutional Members. »

Marc Desmidt to Join Point72 Asset Management as CEO for Asia-Pacific region

Marc Desmidt to Join Point72 Asset Management as CEO for Asia-Pacific region

Mon, 18/01/2016 - 09:49

Marc Desmidt has been named Chief Executive Officer for the Asia-Pacific region at Point72 Asset Management (Point72). »

Hedge funds post lowest annual returns since 2011 2015

Hedge funds post lowest annual returns since 2011 2015

Mon, 18/01/2016 - 09:45

December was another difficult month for the hedge fund industry, as the Preqin All-Strategies Hedge Fund benchmark recorded performance of -0.40 per cent. »

Lyxor Hedge Fund Index down 0.7 per cent in December

Lyxor Hedge Fund Index down 0.7 per cent in December

Mon, 18/01/2016 - 09:43

The Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was down -0.7 per cent in December, with three out of 11 Lyxor Indices ending the month in positive territory. »

Northill Capital to acquire majority interest in Danish credit hedge fund firm Capital Four

Northill Capital to acquire majority interest in Danish credit hedge fund firm Capital Four

Mon, 18/01/2016 - 09:31

Northill Capital (Northill) is to acquire a majority interest in Capital Four Holding, a European High Yield asset management firm, based in Copenhagen, with an award winning performance track record and approximately EUR6 billion of assets under management. »

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New media, new tactics: effective and efficient

Mon, 18/01/2016 - 09:12

After a year of media planning and buying for a leading global financial services client, Opportet Media Group has utilised a combination of traditional and new digital media in an innovative plan, reaching a precise business target audience, and bringing through the newest buying tactics, to produce significant results. »

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Institutionalisation raises operational bar for hedge funds, says survey

Mon, 18/01/2016 - 08:33

Institutionalisation of the hedge fund industry continues apace. According to Credit Suisse’s mid-year Hedge Fund Investor Sentiment Survey, 93 per cent of institutional investors plan to maintain or increase their allocations to the sector in the second half of this year. »

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