Harwood report promises a fund regulation revolution

Guernsey is on the brink of what many industry professionals believe may be a revolution in the way funds are authorised and regulated, following th »

Thames River chooses to remain independent, Jones to step down

London's Thames River Capital LLP has chosen to remain independent following a strategic review by Chief Executive Glyn Jones, who is to st »

BlueCrest joins forces with Close FM to launch UK-listed vehicle

USD 9.2bn AuM BlueCrest is making its hedge fund strategies available to UK institutional and HNWI investors for the first time via an AIM- »

Flexibility and expertise promote Guernsey fund boom

For Guernsey's fund industry, 2005 was the most successful year yet, underlining the island's pre-eminent position as the jurisdiction of choice for »

Survivorship bias: Liquidation must be separated from other exit types

Fund liquidations must be separated from funds that exit databases for other reasons, if survivorship bias is to be accurately calculate »

Fauchier aims to raise GBP 100m for Absolute Return Trust Limited

London-based Fauchier Partners is aiming to raise an additional GBP100 million for the Absolute Return Trust fund of hedge funds via a s »

HSBC Republic re-opens Alpha AdvantEdge funds to investors

HSBC Republic Investments Limited has re-opened its global long/short Alpha AdvantEdge funds following strong investment performance sin »

RJ O'Brien poised "to actively pursue strategic acquisitions"

Leading US futures brokerage RJ O'Brien and Associates, Inc. »

NYMEX, COMEX become first futures exchanges approved by Dubai

NYMEX and its commodities exchange subsidiary COMEX, have been approved as futures exchanges by the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFS »

Rock Crest Capital appoints senior portfolio manager

US long/short equity hedge fund Rock Crest Capital, LLC, has appointed Patrick S Wayland as Managing Director, with responsibility for portfolio management.  »

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