Asset Alliance expands marketing and sales efforts in Nordic region

Asset Alliance International has hired Brynjar Agnarsson as Associate Director of Marketing for the Nordic and Benelux Regions.  Agnarsson, an Icelandic national, »


Crédit Agricole appoints new CEO and deputy CEO

Fathi Jerfel and Marc Romano have been appointed CEO and deputy CEO, respectively, of Crédit Agricole Structured Asset Management. Jerfel, 46, started his career a »


New Zealand Absolute Return Association founded in Christchurch

A group of New Zealand-based alternative asset managers is hoping to see the country develop as a destination of choice for hedge funds. In a bid to raise industry »


Pro-Hedge launches new multi-manager energy fund

Pro-Hedge Funds has launched its diversified Pro-Hedge Multi-Manager Energy Fund, the first such fund to be launched in Canada. Specializing in the North American E »


1. The Hedgeweek Interview: John Godden, HFR Asset Management: Shaping the future of structured products in Europe

HW: What is the background to HFR Europe? JG: HFR Asset Management Europe was set up in 2001 to market the products of HFR Asset Management to the »


1. A Guide to Trading Financial Futures

Derivatives Financial futures and options are so-called derivative financial instruments. »


1. An Investor's Guide to Hedge Funds

Hedge funds have historically lodged in a dark corner of the investment universe, where investors and regulators were happy to leave them. »


1. Comment: Will institutions destroy the Alpha they seek from alternative investments? By Ian Morley, CEO, Dawnay, Day Olympia Limited, London.

To paraphrase the cliché "we often destroy the object we most desire".  The core of this essay is to examine the possibility that this is »


1. DUBLIN: A Prime EU Location for Fund Administration Part I

The last fifteen years, since t »


1. Processing remains key issue for hedge fund distribution in Europe

One of the key issues regarding distribution of hedge funds in Europe concerns processing. For traditional funds, the European market is extremely fragmented compared with the US, with no st »


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