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Candriam launches new Systematic Long Short Equity strategy

Wed, 06/05/2015 - 13:00

Candriam Investors Group, a European multi-specialist asset manager, has launched a new absolute return Systematic Long Short Equity strategy. »

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Unigestion sees marked improvement in hedge fund managers’ approach to ESG

Wed, 06/05/2015 - 11:00

Institutional asset manager Unigestion has reported ‘encouraging’ results from a survey of hedge fund and private asset managers it invests in on their approaches to ESG. »

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Visium launches long/short US equities UCITS fund 

Wed, 06/05/2015 - 10:00

Visium Asset Management, a multi-strategy alternative investment firm with USD6.9 billion in assets under management, has launched the Visium US Equity Alpha UCITS Fund, a diversified, US-focused long/short equity fund. »

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UBS appoints Global Co-Heads of Financial Sponsors

Wed, 06/05/2015 - 09:00

Matt Eilers is joining UBS as Global Co-Head of the firm’s Financial Sponsor business.  »

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Concept Capital Markets appoints Penn Miller-Jones as Head of Prime Brokerage Sales

Wed, 06/05/2015 - 06:00

Concept Capital Markets has appointed R Pennington Miller-Jones (Penn) as Managing Director – Head of Prime Brokerage Sales.  »

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Scipion Capital Group hires Taran Bains to drive international business development

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 21:30

Commodity trade finance investment manager Scipion Capital has appointed Taran Bains to head up its sales and marketing function.  »

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TMX Group announces new equity trading fee program

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 17:30

TMX Group is making important changes to its equity trading fee schedules that the firm hopes deliver significant benefits to the market.  »

Weekly Brief: Macro managers turn bearish on Bunds

Weekly Brief: CTAs underperform in April as USD eases

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 16:34

The month of April has marked the transition toward a new market regime. The first quarter has been driven by expectations of monetary policy tightening in the US and easing measures in the rest of the world. In this context, Hedge Funds fared well, with numerous opportunities in all asset classes.  »

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SkyBridge Capital Opens Office in Seoul, South Korea

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 16:30

Alternative investment firm SkyBridge Capital has opened an office in Seoul, South Korea.  »

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Just one MVIS long/short equity index positive in April

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 13:00

Just one of Market Vectors Index Solutions’ (MVIS) six investable Long/Short Equity Indices, which use liquid ETFs and US Treasury securities to produce hedge fund-style returns without hedge fund pricing, opaqueness and redemption restrictions, recorded positive performance in April. »

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