AcenciA issue raises GBP 42.6 million

Fund of hedge funds AcenciA Debt Strategies Limited raised GBP 42,600,000 before expenses in its recent pricing and offer for subscription. Under the structure of »


The Hedgeweek Interview: Growing a global platform: Joost Lobler, Chief Commercial Officer, Fortis Prime Fund Solutions

Joost Lobler outlines the global development of Fortis Prime Fund Solutions, with funds under administration growing at over 40 per cent this year. HW: Wha »


SSgA selects DJ Wilshire US size and style indices for new ETFs

State Street Global Advisors (SSgA) is to use five Dow Jones Wilshire US Size and Style indexes as the basis of nine new exchange-traded funds (ETFs). SSgA has also »


Former IPE to use IPO proceeds for service expansion

IntercontinentalExchange (ICE), the energy futures trading exchange, launched its IPO last week and listed on the NYSE. Of the total offering, ICE, formerly known a »


Bespoke offers Dow Jones-AIG Commodity Index access for GBP 5k

Bespoke Financial Consulting is launching an FSA-regulated, open-ended fund offering access to the Dow Jones-AIG Commodity Index from GBP 5,000. The sub-fund, whic »


S&P and Soliton to offer automated integration of reference data

Standard & Poor's has teamed up with Soliton Inc. »


BGI announces new senior appointments and management changes

Barclays Global Investors (BGI), one of the world's largest asset managers has appointed several new senior staff and made some management changes. Malcolm Leigh, »


Has the Dublin administration scene really changed?

Dublin has a well-earned reputation as a financial services centre, and particularly as a centre for the administration of both traditional mutual funds and hedge funds. »


MAXAM makes two more senior appointments

MAXAM Capital Management (MAXAM) has appointed two additional senior members to its team -- Rosemary Gilchrist and Joseph Soares. Both were previously Senior Vice »


MarketAxess launches electronic credit default swap trading system

MarketAxess Holdings has launched a client to multi-dealer electronic credit default swap (CDS) index trading system in London and New York. The new system has been »


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