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Thompson Hine partner joins Hedge Fund Association board

Thompson Hine partner joins Hedge Fund Association board

Thu, 20/03/2008 - 08:53

Richard Heller, a partner with the law firm Thompson Hine, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Hedge Fund Association, an international non-profit association of hedge fund »

Oxford Funding closes on USD100m fundraising target

Oxford Funding closes on USD100m fundraising target

Thu, 20/03/2008 - 08:52

Oxford Funding Corporation, which is planning to raise USD100m for a fund dedicated to acquiring portfolios of home loans from banks and large mortgage lenders at generous discounts, has a »

Luxembourg SIFs reach 400 in first year

Luxembourg SIFs reach 400 in first year

Thu, 20/03/2008 - 08:51

A total of 400 Specialised Investment Funds, the alternative investment vehicle launched by Luxembourg last February to boost its role as a domicile beyond traditional long-only funds, hav »

AAMAC buys Halcyon Asset Management and takes it public

AAMAC buys Halcyon Asset Management and takes it public

Wed, 19/03/2008 - 12:48

Privately-owned Halcyon Asset Management and Alternative Asset Management Acquisition Corporation have announced that Halcyon will become accessible via a listing on the New York Stock Exc »

Rab Capital announces flat preliminary results for 2007

Rab Capital announces flat preliminary results for 2007

Wed, 19/03/2008 - 12:46

Aim-listed hedge fund manager RAB Capital, a significant shareholder in Northern Rock, has announced net profits for 2007 not much changed from the previous year, with a rise of 3 per cent »

Carlyle says hedge fund collapse will not affect other business

Carlyle says hedge fund collapse will not affect other business

Wed, 19/03/2008 - 11:36

Private equity firm the Carlyle Group has denied that its other areas of business will be affected by the collapse of Carlyle Capital Corporation, a publicly traded mortgage-backed securit »

Energy Transfer Partners and subsidiaries pay USD10m to settle price manipulation charge

Energy Transfer Partners and subsidiaries pay USD10m to settle price manipulation charge

Wed, 19/03/2008 - 11:34

US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has obtained a USD10m civil monetary penalty in a consent order settling charges against Energy Transfer Partners of Dallas and three of its subsidi »

Hedge funds still lack automated processing for OTC derivatives, says report

Hedge funds still lack automated processing for OTC derivatives, says report

Wed, 19/03/2008 - 11:33

Although top-tier sell-side broker dealers have invested millions of dollars since the mid-1990s developing automated processing for their burgeoning OTC derivatives businesses, many other »

NYSE Euronext and Abu Dhabi Securities Market enter strategic cooperation agreement

NYSE Euronext and Abu Dhabi Securities Market enter strategic cooperation agreement

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 17:29

NYSE Euronext (NYX) and Abu Dhabi Securities Market (ADSM) have entered a cooperation agreement to jointly develop and explore new opportunities in trading systems and other related techno »

Waksman excited by Barclay CTA indices performance in 2008

Waksman excited by Barclay CTA indices performance in 2008

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 14:48

The Barclay CTA index has gained 7.17 per cent in the first two months of 2008, according to Sol Waksman, founder and president of BarclayHedge. »

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