OECD rejects corporate governance code for hedge funds and private equity

Member countries of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development have agreed that the corporate governance practices of private equity firms and hedge funds are best addresse »


Kremer elected chairman of Luxembourg funds association

Claude Kremer, a partner with law firm Arendt & Medernach, has been elected as chairman of the Luxembourg Funds Industry Association at the organisation's annual general meeting, succe »


F&C launches offering for event-driven fund of hedge funds

F&C Management has launched a public offering for F&C Event Driven, a Guernsey-domiciled closed-ended investment company that will invest in a global portfolio of event-driven hedg »


University of Oxford and Man Group launch Institute for Quantitative Finance

The University of Oxford and Man Group have announced the establishment of the Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance, which they intend to become the world's leading interdisciplina »


Aspect Capital appoints senior European sales executive

Aspect Capital, one of the largest systematic investment managers in Europe, has appointed Ted Frith as senior European sales executive to focus on further developing its institutional sal »


Fortune backs three hedge funds through affiliated manager programme

London-based hedge fund advisor Fortune Group has entered into strategic partnership agreements with three new single-manager hedge funds run by Acero Capital Management, William Jedwab an »


KGR Capital launches fund of China hedge funds

Hong Kong-based KGR Capital has launched the KGR Capital China Absolute Return Fund, a multi-manager, multi-strategy fund of hedge funds that will invest in the markets of greater China an »


Close Brothers acquires Cayman fund business from Scotiabank

Close Brothers is to acquire three business lines, including fund administration, from Scotiabank's operations in the Cayman Islands, continuing the expansion of Close Brother (Cayman) tha »


Interactive Data automates independent valuations of interest rate swaps

The pricing and reference data business of Interactive Data, a provider of financial market data, analytics and related services, has introduced a service that will automate the delivery o »


Landsbanki adopts SuperDerivatives multi-asset platform to expand options business

Landsbanki, Iceland's second largest bank, is deploying the real-time multi-asset pricing and analytics platform from SuperDerivatives, which provides derivatives solutions for multi-asset »


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