The role of capital introductions in the growth of the hedge fund industry

The Hedge Fund Industry has topped USD 1 trillion, with some studies suggesting there is approximately USD 1.15 trillion in assets globally (Source: Tremont Asset Flows Report, First Quart »


CFTC alleges that American Energy Exchange and York Commodities fraudulently solicited customers

The CFTC has filed an enforcement action against American Energy Exchange (AMENX) and York Commodities (York). »


European institutional investors must take greater care in the construction of their benchmarks

For the vast majority of European institutional investors, constructing a benchmark and measuring the performance of their portfolio in relation to the benchmark are central to their inves »


The Hedgeweek Interview: Lahrs Buhl, Chief Investment Officer and Partner, Capricorn Asset Management: In search of pure alpha

Lahrs Buhl of Swiss-based Capricorn Asset Management outlines the investment thinking behind the company's currency programs. »


The Hedgeweek Interview: Ron Senator, Principal, Sphera Fund Management: Focusing on Israeli and Israeli-related equities

Ron Senator outlines the investment thinking behind the new Puma Sphera fund, a joint venture between Shore Capital of London and Sphera Fund Management of Tel Aviv. »


Senior Sales appointment at Pioneer Investments

Kate Parker has joined Pioneer Investments as Institutional Sales Manager for the UK and Ireland. »


Alternatives drive funds growth in Guernsey

Funds under management and administration in Guernsey have hit another new high of nearly GBP 115bn - a rise of 37% year-on-year. »


Ex-Goldman/Tudor team launches new futures fund

Ex-Goldman Sach trader Chris Clarke and Hans Summers, ex-Tudor Capital analyst and programmer, have joined forces with KTH Fund Management to launch the Westferry Global Markets Fund. »


Hedge fund fixed income trading volumes soars

The already considerable influence of hedge funds in US fixed-income markets increased last year as hedge fund trading volume soared between Q1 2005 and Q1 2006, according to new research. »


Senior hire at Robotti & Company

John A D'Urso Jr. has joined New York-based Robotti and Company LLC as Managing Director of Special Situations. »


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