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SJ Berwin opens in Italy with PE, M&A and buy-out team

SJ Berwin opens in Italy with PE, M&A and buy-out team

Thu, 15/12/2005 - 06:13

Leading European corporate firm, SJ Berwin LLP has opened an Italian operation headed by buy-out and acquisition finance specialist Alberto Morano. The firm has ju »

Capuano reappointed president of the FESE

Capuano reappointed president of the FESE

Thu, 15/12/2005 - 06:07

Massimo Capuano, President and CEO of Borsa Italiana, has been reappointed as President of the Federation of European Securities Exchanges (FESE). The decision was »

Horizon names O'Phelan as new director of sales

Horizon names O'Phelan as new director of sales

Thu, 15/12/2005 - 06:03

Horizon Cash Management LLC has appointed Michael O'Phelan to the newly created position of senior director of sales. In his new role, O'Phelan, 40, who reports to »

114 million contracts traded on Eurex in November

114 million contracts traded on Eurex in November

Wed, 14/12/2005 - 06:17

Turnover on Eurex rose by 23 per cent to 114 million contracts in November, exceeding 100 million contracts for the first time. In the first eleven months of this y »

NewSmith hires Asian equity team,opens Hong Kong office

NewSmith hires Asian equity team,opens Hong Kong office

Wed, 14/12/2005 - 06:17

London-based NewSmith Asset Management is further broadening its capabilities with the appointment of a Hong Kong-based Asian equities team. NewSmith Asset Manageme »

DJ announces 2006 Dow Jones-AIG Commodity Index re-weighting

DJ announces 2006 Dow Jones-AIG Commodity Index re-weighting

Wed, 14/12/2005 - 06:13

Dow Jones Indexes has announced new target weightings for commodity futures in the Dow Jones-AIG Commodity Index with effect from January 2006. The new target weig »

December market sentiment indicators

December market sentiment indicators

Wed, 14/12/2005 - 06:11

The majority of US hedge fund managers remain bullish in their outlook towards US equities according to Greenwich-Van's latest market sentiment indicators. Some 56 »

Market Outlook: The European Central Bank comes out of hibernation

Market Outlook: The European Central Bank comes out of hibernation

Tue, 13/12/2005 - 06:17

Haydn Davies, Chief Economist, Barclays Global Investors, believes Europe's brighter economic outlook encouraged the ECB to raise interest rates. Policymakers these »

EDHEC study finds strategic allocation key to added FoHF value

EDHEC study finds strategic allocation key to added FoHF value

Tue, 13/12/2005 - 06:11

Fund of hedge funds add value through strategic allocation rather than active management, according to a new study by EDHEC. Despite institutional investors' growin »

Fairfield Straits Lion adds Korean tilt with new equity long/short fund

Fairfield Straits Lion adds Korean tilt with new equity long/short fund

Tue, 13/12/2005 - 06:11

Fairfield Straits Lion Asset Management (FSL) has unveiled its latest fund, the Fairfield Korean Equity Fund, the company's fifth launch since August 2005.  The fu »

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