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Jersey strengths showcased to key Asian advisers in inaugural Roadshow series

Fri, 05/12/2014 - 10:15

Jersey’s strengths as a centre for wealth management, company listings and fund servicing were showcased to over 500 stakeholders in key Asian markets last month, through Jersey Finance’s inaugural Asia Roadshow. »

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Natixis Global Asset Management launches ASG Global Macro Fund

Fri, 05/12/2014 - 10:00

Natixis Global Asset Management has launched the ASG Global Macro Fund (GMFAX), an alternatives mutual fund managed by AlphaSimplex Group, LLC (ASG).  »

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JPX and SGX form new partnership

Fri, 05/12/2014 - 09:00

Japan Exchange Group (JPX) and Singapore Exchange (SGX) are to enter a Letter of Intent (LOI) to collaborate in the joint development and promotion of the markets on both exchanges.  »

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Eurekahedge and MPI launch new benchmark index tracking top 50 hedge funds

Fri, 05/12/2014 - 06:00

Eurekahedge has launched a new index, the Eurekahedge 50, created in partnership with Markov Processes International, which tracks the world top 50 hedge funds in terms of consistently attractive risk-adjusted returns. »

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Institutional investors adopt pragmatic approach to renewable infrastructure, says Aquila Capital research

Thu, 04/12/2014 - 18:30

European institutional investors are taking a pragmatic approach to investing in renewable infrastructure that favours performance over SRI-related factors, according to new research by Aquila Capital. »

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Gunner closes oversubscribed USD1.09bn revolving credit facility

Thu, 04/12/2014 - 16:30

Commodities trading house Gunvor Group Ltd has agreed a USD1,090,000,000 revolving credit facility in favour of Gunvor International BV and Gunvor SA . »

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Venture capital industry witnesses performance revival

Thu, 04/12/2014 - 16:01

Venture capital funds produced average returns of 27% in the year to March 2014, higher than any other private equity strategy over the same period. Preqin's Christopher Elvin comments: »

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European Capital acquires majority stake in Cordium

Thu, 04/12/2014 - 13:45

European Capital is to acquire a majority stake in Cordium, subject to change of control consent by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Malta Financial Services Authority. 

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Hedge fund and other alternative investments increase with wealth, says Spectrem report

Thu, 04/12/2014 - 13:00

Wealthy investors continue to invest in hedge funds as an alternative to the stock market, seeking greater return on investment while shielding their portfolios against the volatile nature of stocks and bonds trading. »

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Hedge fund performance positive in November as market volatility subsided, says GAM

Thu, 04/12/2014 - 12:00

Global equity markets continued on their upward trend from mid-October, finishing November up 2.1%, as measured by the MSCI World index in US dollars. »

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