Crédit Agricole and Groupe Caisse d'Epargne launch CACEIS

Caisse d'Epargne and Crédit Agricole are combining their securities services businesses into CACEIS (Crédit Agricole-Caisse d'Epargne Investor Services). The final agreement allowing the Cai »


Goldfarb to launch new BayStar Ventures institutional fund

Investment fund manager and structured investments innovator Larry Goldfarb is launching a new institutional fund, BayStar Ventures LLC. The fund, which will have o »


Media: Hedge fund managers are smarter than mutual fund managers

Financial journalists believe that hedge fund managers are smarter about the markets than their mutual fund counterparts, according to a new survey. But there is a »


Fortis merges fund servicing entities into single group

Fortis has decided to merge all its offshore and onshore fund servicing activities under a single group, Fortis Prime Fund Solutions. In practical terms, this means »


Global Advisors recruits commodity traders for natural gas push

Global Advisors, the New York-based commodity hedge fund manager, has taken on Matthew Simsic and Adam Hoffman to develop natural gas trading. Matthew and Adam are »


New commodities indices from Dow Jones and AIG Financial Products

Dow Jones Indexes and AIG Financial Products Corp. »


Former Morley CIO sets up macro hedge fund

Gerald Holtham, former CIO of Morley Fund Management and a well-known economist and investment strategist, has formed a hedge fund business. Cadwyn Global, a macro »


Fimat adds two new managers to Volatility Arbitrage Median

Fimat Group has announced that two further hedge funds were added to the Fimat Volatility Arbitrage Median (FV »


Eurex to launch new 30 Year Euro-Buxl Future

Eurex will list a new future on 30-year German government bonds, the Euro Buxl Future, and launch it on 9 September 2005. The new Euro Buxl Future, which replaces t »


Harcourt launches Asian-focused fund of hedge funds

Zurich-based Harcourt Investment Consulting, a fund of hedge funds firm managing in excess of USD 3bn, is launching the SMAM Asian Dynasty Fund. The new Cayman Isla »


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