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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.  »

 FTSE Russell expands Global Factor Index Series

FTSE Russell expands Global Factor Index Series

Tue, 11/08/2015 - 17:22

FTSE Russell has expanded the FTSE Global Factor Index Series, with the launch of two additional indexes intended to capture Dividend Yield and Momentum factors. »

Hedge fund industry assets to increase a quarter trillion dollars by summer of 2016, says Agecroft Partners

Hedge fund industry assets to increase a quarter trillion dollars by summer of 2016, says Agecroft Partners

Tue, 11/08/2015 - 17:12

There has been a constant flow of negative stories about the hedge fund industry over the past couple years including the insider trading scandals, hedge fund fees being too high, hedge fund  performance comparing badly versus the S&P 500 index, and CalPERS divesting of hedge funds. »

Confluence adds to London Performance Analytics team

Confluence adds to London Performance Analytics team

Tue, 11/08/2015 - 13:11

Confluence, a specialist in investment data management automation for regulatory, financial and investor reporting, has added to its London team with the appointment of Katie Kiss as Director of Performance Analytics. »

Carolon Capital appoints Verkuilen as Global Head of Client Services

Carolon Capital appoints Verkuilen as Global Head of Client Services

Tue, 11/08/2015 - 13:10

Financial advisory firm Carolon Capital has named Joanne Verkuilen (pictured) as Global Head of Client Services. »

Calypso appoints Chief Product Officer

Calypso appoints Chief Product Officer

Tue, 11/08/2015 - 13:08

Calypso Technology has appointed Pedro Porfirio as Senior Vice President, Chief Product Officer. In this role, Porfirio will be responsible for overall product strategy, driving product development and innovation across Calypso's solutions. »

BATS gets SEC approval to launch EDGX Options Market

BATS gets SEC approval to launch EDGX Options Market

Tue, 11/08/2015 - 07:41

BATS Global Markets (BATS) has received approval from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to launch its second options market – EDGX Options. BATS is planning to open the new market on Monday, 2 November, 2015. »

Weekly Brief: Strong start in August for CTAs and Global Macro

Weekly Brief: Strong start in August for CTAs and Global Macro

Mon, 10/08/2015 - 23:05

A fairly heavy load of economic data was released last week. On balance they were positive in DM but remained on the soft side in EM. The divergence between DM vs. EM continued to widen. This kept a strong downward pressure on global trade related assets, starting with commodities. The energy space continued to bleed with concerns rapidly building up in US credit markets and broad weakness in breakevens.  »

EU confirms Guernsey endorsement

EU confirms Guernsey endorsement

Mon, 10/08/2015 - 12:57

The EU Commission has confirmed its continued endorsement of Guernsey as a cooperative jurisdiction following a meeting between officials in Brussels. »

Markit launches centralised FX trade confirmation service

Markit launches centralised FX trade confirmation service

Mon, 10/08/2015 - 12:45

Markit. a provider of financial information services, has launched an FX trade confirmation service, which matches FX option trade terms to generate legally binding trade confirmations that are recorded centrally, allowing counterparties to manage trade lifecycle events more efficiently.  »

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