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Erin Callan joins Credit Suisse as head of hedge fund business

Erin Callan joins Credit Suisse as head of hedge fund business

Wed, 16/07/2008 - 23:51

Credit Suisse has announced that Erin Callan will be joining the bank from Lehman Brothers in September as a managing director, head of its global hedge fund business and a member of the i »

Structured credit hedge funds inch up in May with first positive returns since September

Structured credit hedge funds inch up in May with first positive returns since September

Wed, 16/07/2008 - 23:48

Both gross and net monthly returns were positive in May for the Palomar Structured Credit Hedge Fund Index compiled and calculated by Palomar Capital Advisors, marking the first monthly ga »

JPMorgan joins securities lending market SecFinex

JPMorgan joins securities lending market SecFinex

Wed, 16/07/2008 - 23:45

SecFinex, an electronic marketplace for securities lending in all major European, US and Japanese equity markets established by the NYSE Euronext group, has announced that JPMorgan has bec »

Hedge funds focus more on formalised risk management

Hedge funds focus more on formalised risk management

Wed, 16/07/2008 - 16:25

Market volatility, the credit crisis and increased demands of investors and regulators are combining to make hedge fund managers think about putting in place more formalised risk managemen »

Barclay Hedge Fund Index sees 1.33 per cent decline in June

Barclay Hedge Fund Index sees 1.33 per cent decline in June

Wed, 16/07/2008 - 07:00

Hedge funds declined by 1.33 per cent in June, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by Fairfield, Iowa-based BarclayHedge, and are now down by 2.09 per cent over the first si »

Spectrum Global Fund Administration consolidates client services in Columbus

Spectrum Global Fund Administration consolidates client services in Columbus

Tue, 15/07/2008 - 21:05

Hedge fund service provider Spectrum Global Fund Administration has announced plans to consolidate further its primary administration service functions in its Columbus, Ohio facility, whic »

Aima welcomes UK offshore fund draft regulations with reservations

Aima welcomes UK offshore fund draft regulations with reservations

Tue, 15/07/2008 - 21:03

The London-based Alternative Investment Management Association has broadly welcomed the UK Treasury's partial draft regulations on offshore funds, but it fears that the proposals will fail »

FRM hires Au King-lun to head Hong Kong fund of hedge funds business

FRM hires Au King-lun to head Hong Kong fund of hedge funds business

Tue, 15/07/2008 - 20:02

Financial Risk Management, a fund of hedge funds manager with offices in Europe, Asia, North America and Australia, has appointed Au King-lun as chief executive of FRM Hong Kong, responsib »

KGR Absolute Return boosts assets to GBP70m through share issue

KGR Absolute Return boosts assets to GBP70m through share issue

Tue, 15/07/2008 - 19:59

KGR Absolute Return PCC, a Guernsey-registered fund of hedge funds that invests with Asia-focused managers, has raised some GBP15m through a placing and offer for subscription for C shares »

Risk management advice

Risk management advice

Tue, 15/07/2008 - 19:00

InteDelta is a consultancy specialising in risk management, quantitative finance and systems.  We can help fund managers by: »

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