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December losses move hedge funds to decline for 2015

December losses move hedge funds to decline for 2015

Mon, 11/01/2016 - 09:57

Hedge funds posted declines in December, led by Energy and Quantitative CTA strategies, to conclude a volatile, turbulent year in financial markets, according to data released today by HFR. »

Profiting from a culture of compliance

Profiting from a culture of compliance

Mon, 11/01/2016 - 09:01

Multiple and powerful pressures are impacting the hedge fund industry, but two are particularly prominent: a dramatically increased regulatory burden, and investor demands for greater transparency and lower fees.  »

Steven A Cohen

Steven A Cohen barred from supervisory hedge fund role for two years

Sat, 09/01/2016 - 08:53

Steven A Cohen has been prohibited from supervising hedge funds that manage outside money for two years after reaching a settlement with the SEC over charges that he failed to supervise a portfolio manager who engaged in insider trading while employed at his firm.   »

K&L Gates adds new partner to investment management practice

K&L Gates adds new partner to investment management practice

Fri, 08/01/2016 - 16:32

Global law firm K&L Gates has continued to bolster its investment management, hedge funds and alternative investment practice with the addition of Derek Steingarten (pictured) as a partner in the firm’s New York office. »

Abbey Capital Futures Strategy Fund surpasses 300m in AUM

Abbey Capital Futures Strategy Fund surpasses 300m in AUM

Fri, 08/01/2016 - 09:19

Abbey Capital Limited’s mutual fund, the Abbey Capital Futures Strategy Fund surpassed USD300 million assets under management as at 31 December 2015. »

JTC Cayman acquisition bolsters fund administration capabilities

JTC Cayman acquisition bolsters fund administration capabilities

Fri, 08/01/2016 - 09:17

Independent institutional and private client service provider JTC has extended the capabilities of its Cayman Islands office to offer a broad range of fund administration services, following the completion of its acquisition of GAM’s Cayman Islands fund administration business. »

Accenture to acquire Formicary

Accenture to acquire Formicary

Fri, 08/01/2016 - 09:15

Accenture is to acquire Formicary, a provider of consulting and systems integration services for trading platforms in the UK and North America. »

Hedge fund Prophet Capital adopts Broadridge’s trading, portfolio management and operating Solution

Hedge fund Prophet Capital adopts Broadridge’s trading, portfolio management and operating Solution

Fri, 08/01/2016 - 09:11

Prophet Capital Asset Management, a USD2.3 billion structured credit hedge fund, has adopted Broadridge Financial Solutions’ integrated trading, portfolio management and operating platform. »

Millennium Trust launches custody solutions network for alternative investments

Millennium Trust launches custody solutions network for alternative investments

Thu, 07/01/2016 - 10:02

Millennium Trust Company has launched the Millennium Alternative Investment Network (MAIN), a centralised online service dedicated to simplifying the custody of alternative investments. »

ChartIQ now available in Thomson Reuters Eikon

ChartIQ now available in Thomson Reuters Eikon

Thu, 07/01/2016 - 09:32

ChartIQ, a specialist in HTML5 financial charting for capital markets, has launched a fully integrated app in Thomson Reuters Eikon, a platform for consuming real-time and historical data, and connecting the financial markets community. »

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