Epitome Global Services expands hedge fund advisory platform

New York-based Epitome Global Services has announced the expansion of its advisory service offerings to the global hedge fund industry to include strategic advice and tactical support to n »

Hedgeweek Comment: Supporting Barack or Hillary - it's all about investment

Yesterday, the battle for the Democratic Party US presidential nomination resumed in Pennsylvania, and with it came a report on how many of the wealthiest hedge fund managers have been put »

New Pictet fund targets listed companies and private equity in water-related industries

Pictet Asset Management, the institutional division of the Swiss private bank Pictet & Cie, has publicly launched the Pictet Water Opportunities Fund, a Cayman-domiciled investment com »

TheBuyList.com unveils beta release of hedge fund transaction database and analytics

TheBuyList.com, a US-based provider of independent stock research, rankings and ratings, has announced the beta release of a hedge fund transaction database and analytics that will enable »

Carlyle Group closes USD450m CCP Financing I loan fund

Global private equity firm Carlyle Group has announced the final close of Carlyle Credit Partners Financing I, the tenth collateralised loan obligation to be launched by Carlyle's US lever »

GLG fails to persuade star manager Greg Coffey to stay

Alternative asset manager GLG Partners has announced that it has accepted the resignation of star portfolio manager Greg Coffey, following apparently fruitless attempts to persuade him to »

New capital flows into hedge funds dried up in first quarter, says HFR

Investors pulled back on investing in hedge funds in the volatile first quarter of this year with a net inflow of just USD16.5bn in new capital coming into the industry, according to Chica »

Hedgeweek Comment: It's more than just the money

Brevan Howard, one of London's biggest hedge fund managers, is reportedly considering a relocation of its headquarters abroad. »

Comada makes new UK business development appointment

Comada, developer of fund of hedge funds software package M·A·T·share, has appointed Susanne Petrie to spearhead its marketing and business development activities in t »

Fairfield Greenwich Group adds David Horn as partner and chief global strategist

Fairfield Greenwich Group, a global alternative asset management firm with some USD16.4bn in assets under management, has announced the appointment of David B. »

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