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Catalyst Funds converts multi-strategy hedge fund to a mutual fund

Catalyst Funds converts multi-strategy hedge fund to a mutual fund

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 09:14

Catalyst Funds, an alternative-focused mutual fund company, has launched the Catalyst/Auctos Multi-Strategy Fund (ACXIX), which first appeared in 2007 and was originally structured as a hedge fund managed by Auctos Capital Management. »

Caerus Investors to join Ramius alt investment platform

Caerus Investors to join Ramius alt investment platform

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:47

Caerus is to join the Ramius alternative investment platform, enabling the firm to enhance its operations and accelerate the marketing of its fundamental, consumer-focused long/short equities strategy. »

CFTC issues proposed amendments to swap data recordkeeping and reporting requirements for cleared swaps

CFTC issues proposed amendments to swap data recordkeeping and reporting requirements for cleared swaps

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:42

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has voted to propose amendments to existing regulations in order to provide additional clarity to swap counterparties and registered entities regarding their reporting obligations for cleared swap transactions; and to improve the efficiency of data collection and maintenance associated with the reporting of the swaps involved in a cleared swap transaction. »

Sterling Capital Management crosses USD50bn in client assets

Sterling Capital Management crosses USD50bn in client assets

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:28

Sterling Capital Management, an investment manager offering equity, fixed income, and asset allocation investment solutions, has surpassed USD50 billion in assets under management.   »

Wedgewood Partners names Bill Thomas Chief Compliance and Chief Administrative Officer

Wedgewood Partners names Bill Thomas Chief Compliance and Chief Administrative Officer

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:19

Wedgewood Partners, a large cap growth equity asset manager, has appointed William “Bill” Thomas as Chief Compliance and Chief Administrative Officer. »

Lebenthal Asset Management expands portfolio management team

Lebenthal Asset Management expands portfolio management team

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:16

Lebenthal Asset Management (LAM), the asset management division of Lebenthal Holdings, has appointed Barbara Doran as a portfolio manager. »

Eze Software rolls out mobile app on iPhone 6

Eze Software rolls out mobile app on iPhone 6

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:14

Eze Software Group has enhanced its mobile offerings with the release of Eze Mobile for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. The app gives users of the Eze Software OMS access to critical compliance, trading and portfolio management functionality on the go. »

LME announces plans for market-making programmes

LME announces plans for market-making programmes

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:01

The London Metal Exchange (LME) is to introduce market-making programmes to support the launch of new products and enhance liquidity on existing contracts. These are the first programmes of their kind to be introduced by the LME in its 138-year history. »

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Real estate funds taking longer to get to final close as competition heats up

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 14:05

The real estate funds industry is alive and well from an asset raising perspective. In 2012, private RE funds closed with USD72 billion in committed institutional assets. By 2014, that number had increased by 45 per cent, according to leading alternative asset data provider, Preqin.  »

Valuation

Infrastructure asset valuations: An ongoing concern

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 14:00

With concerns regarding infrastructure asset pricing ranking highest among institutional investors surveyed by Preqin, this extract from Preqin Infrastructure Spotlight – August 2015 examines the rise in average infrastructure deal sizes by geography, industry and project stage. »

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