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Lyxor Hedge Fund Index down 1.3 per cent in April

Lyxor Hedge Fund Index down 1.3 per cent in April

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 15:37

The Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was down 1.3 per cent in April with just four out of 10 Lyxor Indices ending the month in positive territory.  »

Investor allocation to hedge funds continues to grow, say Citi’s Prime Finance survey

Investor allocation to hedge funds continues to grow, say Citi’s Prime Finance survey

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 15:34

Risk Premia and Smart Beta, investment solutions traditionally defined as strategies that aim to capture risk-adjusted returns and improve portfolio diversification, remain at the forefront of investors’ agendas. »

XMS Capital Partners launches XA Investments

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:51

Midwest boutique investment bank XMS Capital Partners (XMS) has launched XA Investments LLC (XAI) to provide a platform in the registered funds space for alternative investments. »

Jason Leupold Joins 361 Capital

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:48

361 Capital an investment firm specialising in alternative mutual funds, has named Jason Leupold as its new Vice President of Trading and Research. »

SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index measures 1.19 per cent in April

SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index measures 1.19 per cent in April

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:28

Hedge funds returned 1.19 per cent gross in April according to the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index. Hedge fund flows as measured by the SS&C GlobeOp’s Capital Movement Index meanwhile, advanced 0.53 per cent in May. »

StepStone acquires Swiss Capital and launches private debt and hedge funds

StepStone acquires Swiss Capital and launches private debt and hedge funds

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:24

StepStone Group is to acquire private debt and hedge fund solutions provider Swiss Capital Alternative Investments. Completion of the deal will follow customary regulatory approvals and is expected to close before year end 2016.  »

Broadridge adds derivatives clearing to Global Post Trade Management solution

Broadridge adds derivatives clearing to Global Post Trade Management solution

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:21

Broadridge Financial Solutions has broadened its Global Post Trade Management (GPTM) solution, adding exchange-traded derivatives functionality through the acquisition of Dojima LLC. »

Muddy Waters Capital names Terrence Ing as Head of Credit

Muddy Waters Capital names Terrence Ing as Head of Credit

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:20

Muddy Waters Capital, an activist investment firm, has appointed Terrence L Ing as Head of Credit.  »

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Hedge funds returned +1.10 per cent in April and are +0.83 per cent YTD 2016

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:18

April hedge fund returns were generally positive with 2/3 of reporting funds up during the month, but smaller funds outperformed larger managers, a trend which has persisted throughout the year, according to eVestment’s latest Hedge Fund Performance report. »

Professor Riccardo Rebonato joins EDHEC-Risk Institute

Professor Riccardo Rebonato joins EDHEC-Risk Institute

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 16:27

Professor Riccardo Rebonato, a specialist in interest rate risk modelling with applications to bond portfolio management and fixed-income derivatives pricing, has joined EDHEC-Risk Institute. He has also joined the EDHEC Faculty. »

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