SkyBridge Capital unveils global hedge fund seeding platform with Australia's Challenger

New York-based SkyBridge Capital, which provides strategic capital to new and early-stage hedge funds, and Australia's Challenger Financial Services Group have announced a long-term strate »

Optimal Investment Services strengthens risk team

Optimal Investment Services, a Geneva-based fund of hedge funds manager belonging to the Santander group, has announced the strengthening of its risk team with hires in the UK and Switzerl »

Phalanx Capital relaunches Asian volatility multistrategy fund with strategic investor

Chicago-based Phalanx Capital Management of Chicago has relaunched its volatility multistrategy fund with a strategic investment from Hong Kong-based Vision Investment Management. »

Hedgeweek Comment: Restructuring the order of the day?

London-listed hedge fund manager Absolute Capital Management has unveiled plans to spin off its emerging market credit fund business, Argo Capital, as an independent entity. »

Hedge Vision looks for new seed investors as Japan fund winds down

Swiss-based manager Hedge Vision Capital has announced that following the winding down of its 15-month-old Japan Fund after heavy losses in January and substantial investor redemptions, th »

Magnum Global Investments sponsors Yield Curve Opportunity Fund

Investors looking for investment returns uncorrelated to the performance of equity markets can profit from arbitrage opportunities in yields on US Treasuries in the Yield Curve Opportunity »

Nedgroup Investments appoints Fortis Prime Fund Solutions as administrator

Fund of hedge funds provider Nedgroup Investments has appointed Fortis Prime Fund Solutions' Isle of Man office as the administrator for all of its funds, including the Nedgroup Investment »

Hedgeweek Comment: Hedge fund places faith in God

The credit crunch, which is still in full flow, has left many seasoned investors praying for a miracle. »

Millennium Multi-Strategy Fund reaches third anniversary in positive territory for 2008

The Millennium Multi-Strategy Fund, a fund of hedge funds managed by London-based alternative investment manager and currency overlay specialist Millennium Global Investments, is keeping i »

Capita Financial Group appoints administration director in Guernsey

Capita Financial Group, which recently established a dedicated office in Guernsey, has appointed Julian Lane as administration director, responsible for operations and administration on th »

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