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The growing cachet of Guernsey open-ended funds

Mon, 03/08/2015 - 13:45

With capital so portable in today’s world, investment dollars continually seek to find homes where it makes most economic sense acknowledge market experts. With confidence gradually returning to the global investment markets, it is no surprise that jurisdictions are dusting off their offerings, upgrading them and actively competing once more for new business. Guernsey is no exception and the jurisdiction is banking on the appeal of its range of investment structures, which it hopes will help it compete effectively against strong fund brands (such as UCITS), particularly in the open-ended fund segment. »

LME refines the Ring’s Closing Price procedures   

LME refines the Ring’s Closing Price procedures   

Mon, 03/08/2015 - 07:27

The London Metal Exchange (LME) is enhancing the procedures for establishing the Closing Prices on its open outcry trading floor, the Ring.  »

Cayman Finance welcomes ESMA statement

Cayman Finance welcomes ESMA statement

Mon, 03/08/2015 - 07:26

Cayman Finance has welcomed the European Securities and Markets Authority’s (ESMA) decision to move forward with assessments and recommendations in regards to the extension of the AIFMD Passport to non-EU AIFMs and AIFs. »

Voth Nixon Group launches alternative investment multi-asset fund

Voth Nixon Group launches alternative investment multi-asset fund

Fri, 31/07/2015 - 13:22

Voth Nixon Group has launched the VNX Alternative Investment Multi-Asset Fund (AIMAF), which is designed to capitalise on VNX’s long-standing hedge fund solution strategy. »

Matthew Granade to join Point72 Asset Management as Chief Marker Intelligence Officer

Matthew Granade to join Point72 Asset Management as Chief Marker Intelligence Officer

Fri, 31/07/2015 - 13:21

Matthew Granade has been named Chief Market Intelligence Officer at Point72 Asset Management (Point72). He will lead several of the Firm's unique research capabilities, including Canvas, Aperio, TRAC, and its team of economists. »

CISE ceases discussions with GXG’s SME marketplaces

CISE ceases discussions with GXG’s SME marketplaces

Fri, 31/07/2015 - 13:14

The Channel Islands Securities Exchange Limited (CISE) has ceased discussions regarding the acquisition of the European marketplace for SMEs, the Danish-based GXG Markets A/S (GXG). »

100th buy-side firm signs on to Algomi’s Honeycomb Network

100th buy-side firm signs on to Algomi’s Honeycomb Network

Fri, 31/07/2015 - 13:10

Algomi, the network company providing information-matching solutions for the optimisation of fixed income liquidity, has signed the 100th buy-side firm to its Honeycomb network globally. »

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Investor demand for core private real estate funds drops

Fri, 31/07/2015 - 07:30

This extract from the Preqin Quarterly Update: Real Estate, Q2 2015 focuses on institutional investors in private real estate and their plans for the next 12 months regarding strategy, regional preferences and the size and number of planned capital commitments. »

BATS files client suspension rule to expedite action against customers engaging in layering and spoofing

BATS files client suspension rule to expedite action against customers engaging in layering and spoofing

Fri, 31/07/2015 - 07:22

BATS Global Markets (BATS) has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission the BATS Client Suspension Rule, which would enable the company to take swifter action to prohibit manipulative behaviour, such as spoofing and layering, on the BATS Exchanges. »

ESMA advice positive on Guernsey AIFMD passport extension

ESMA advice positive on Guernsey AIFMD passport extension

Fri, 31/07/2015 - 07:20

A recommendation by the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) to grant Guernsey a ‘third country’ passport under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) has been welcomed by Guernsey’s funds sector. »

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