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Event-driven funds suffer as hedge fund indices post mixed June returns

Event-driven funds suffer as hedge fund indices post mixed June returns

Tue, 08/07/2008 - 16:30

Four of the six hedge fund strategies covered by Dow Jones Hedge Fund Indexes posted net of fees losses in June, although only one - convertible arbitrage - lost ground overall in the seco »

Agreement with SEC to give Federal Reserve early warning data on securities firms

Agreement with SEC to give Federal Reserve early warning data on securities firms

Tue, 08/07/2008 - 11:49

Securities and Exchange Commission chairman Christopher Cox and Federal Reserve System chairman Ben Bernanke have signed a memorandum of understanding between the two agencies that will de »

Goldman Sachs opens hedge fund administration operation in Toronto

Goldman Sachs opens hedge fund administration operation in Toronto

Tue, 08/07/2008 - 07:00

Goldman Sachs, one of the top five hedge fund administrators in the world, has opened its latest Goldman Sachs Administration Services office in Toronto to offer fund accounting and invest »

InteDelta adds risk resourcing product to consultancy services

InteDelta adds risk resourcing product to consultancy services

Tue, 08/07/2008 - 00:50

InteDelta, a niche consultancy focusing on risk management and quantitative finance, has announced the launch of a new risk resourcing product, in addition to its core service of deliverab »

Assured Fund on target to reach USD1bn by year-end, says traded life settlement manager

Assured Fund on target to reach USD1bn by year-end, says traded life settlement manager

Tue, 08/07/2008 - 00:19

The performance of traded life settlement vehicle Assured Fund at a time of unprecedented volatility is attracting major institutional interest, according to fund manager Policy Selection, »

GLG Partners appoints new managers to take up emerging markets challenge

GLG Partners appoints new managers to take up emerging markets challenge

Mon, 07/07/2008 - 16:28

Alternative asset manager GLG Partners has confirmed reports that Goldman Sachs partner Driss Ben-Brahim will be joining the firm to develop a special situations platform that will include »

Aima to develop sound practices guide for fund of hedge funds managers

Aima to develop sound practices guide for fund of hedge funds managers

Mon, 07/07/2008 - 16:15

The Alternative Investment Management Association, the London-based hedge fund industry association, has announced plans to publish what it says will be the world's first global guide to s »

Ermitage launches fund of funds focusing on directional strategies

Ermitage launches fund of funds focusing on directional strategies

Mon, 07/07/2008 - 07:00

European alternative fund of funds manager Ermitage Group has announced the launch of a niche fund of hedge funds, the Ermitage Directional Fund, with an initial investment of USD45m. »

New Star hires Donald Pepper as head of alternative investment

New Star hires Donald Pepper as head of alternative investment

Mon, 07/07/2008 - 07:00

New Star Asset Management has announced the appointment from September of Donald Pepper as head of alternative investment. »

Northern Trust wins mandate to service Auda funds of hedge funds

Northern Trust wins mandate to service Auda funds of hedge funds

Sun, 06/07/2008 - 23:17

Northern Trust has been selected by New York-based fund manager Auda Hedge to provide fund administration, custody, banking and foreign exchange services to its fund of hedge funds program »

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