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Chinese hedge funds post steep losses in July

Chinese hedge funds post steep losses in July

Thu, 13/08/2015 - 13:56

Hedge funds investing predominantly in China suffered steep losses in July, as the HFRI China Index declined -7.7 per cent and the Shanghai Composite Index collapsed, falling over -14 per cent in the month, including a single-day decline of -8.5 per cent.  »

Antarctica Asset Management authorised as AIFM of new Luxembourg based SICAV AIF

Antarctica Asset Management authorised as AIFM of new Luxembourg based SICAV AIF

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 14:44

Antarctica Asset Management has been authorised by the UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to act as a full scope alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) of a new investment vehicle set up and approved as SICAV by the Luxembourg regulatory authorities.  »

OppenheimerFunds adds Ruta Ziverte to new multi-sector fixed income team

OppenheimerFunds adds Ruta Ziverte to new multi-sector fixed income team

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 14:42

Ruta Ziverte has joined Oppenheimer Funds as a senior portfolio manager in the newly formed Multi-Sector Fixed Income team, reporting to Michael Mata (pictured), head of the new Multi-Sector Fixed Income team, which looks across global debt markets for attractive opportunities. »

FIX Trading Community announces new regulatory subgroups focused on MiFID

FIX Trading Community announces new regulatory subgroups focused on MiFID

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 14:26

FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven financial trading standards body, has formed six new subgroups focused on MiFID II regulation for the industry to collaborate on the most critical issues in this time of regulatory change. »

First GMEX IRS Constant Maturity Futures trades completed

First GMEX IRS Constant Maturity Futures trades completed

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 14:20

The first trades in GMEX’s Euro-denominated IRS Constant Maturity Future (IRS CMF) have been successfully executed, cleared and settled. »

CSC to acquire managed trading solutions provider Fixnetix

CSC to acquire managed trading solutions provider Fixnetix

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 14:07

CSC is to acquire Fixnetix, a provider of front-office managed trading solutions in capital markets, enabling CSC to offer capital market clients an expanded range of as-a-service front office capabilities. »

Fund raising

Real estate fundraising: Time on the road

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 12:17

The average time taken for private real estate funds to reach a final close so far this year is the longest it has ever been. This extract from Preqin Real Estate Spotlight: August 2015 explores the key trends that emerge when comparing time on the road to fundraising success and past performance in an increasingly competitive market. »

Weeden Prime Services announces new hires

Weeden Prime Services announces new hires

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 09:12

Weeden Prime Services, a prime brokerage services provider for hedge funds, has expanded its sales and client services teams. »

Citi strengthens EMEA investor services team

Citi strengthens EMEA investor services team

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 07:44

Citi has made a number of strategic hires to its Investor Services franchise in Europe, the Middle-East and Africa (EMEA). »

Sliced Investing launches alternatives platform for advisors

Sliced Investing launches alternatives platform for advisors

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 07:40

Sliced Investing, an online alternative investment platform that gives accredited investors access to elite investments like hedge funds and private equity, has launched Sliced Institutional.  »

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