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Monthly novation of CDS trades to exceed USD 45.2 trillion by 2010

Monthly novation of CDS trades to exceed USD 45.2 trillion by 2010

Fri, 05/09/2008 - 07:01

Eighteen years after the credit default swap (CDS) was created to help firms hedge against the risk of default of a given asset, TABB Group estimat »

ATEP expands investment team

ATEP expands investment team

Fri, 05/09/2008 - 07:00

Alliance Trust Equity Partners (ATEP), the private equity arm of Alliance Trust PLC, has appointed Layla Fear as Investment Manager.  Fear wil »

RBC Capital Markets snaps up Bear Stearns team

RBC Capital Markets snaps up Bear Stearns team

Fri, 05/09/2008 - 07:00

RBC Capital Markets, the corporate and investment banking arm of Royal Bank of Canada today announced that it has hired 11 bankers from Bear Stearn »

TriAlpha fund of hedge funds approved for distribution in Singapore

TriAlpha fund of hedge funds approved for distribution in Singapore

Fri, 05/09/2008 - 07:00

The five sub funds of TriAlpha Investment Advisors' TriAlpha Alternative Strategy Unit Trust have been approved as restricted recognised schemes fo »

UK M&A market contracts by a quarter with opportunism increasingly likely to drive transactions, says Freshfields

UK M&A market contracts by a quarter with opportunism increasingly likely to drive transactions, says Freshfields

Fri, 05/09/2008 - 07:00

The latest data on UK M&A published today by the Office of National Statistics demonstrates the effects of the credit crunch on the market, wit »

Man launches notes linked to IP220 investment strategy

Man launches notes linked to IP220 investment strategy

Fri, 05/09/2008 - 06:59

Man Investments has launched the Man IP220 Index Notes Series 4 based on the Man IP220 family of investment products. »

Celent reports 'formidable challenges' for hedge fund administrators

Celent reports 'formidable challenges' for hedge fund administrators

Thu, 04/09/2008 - 07:01

With the hedge fund industry undergoing seismic shifts, fund administrators are faced with a formidable set of business and operational challenges, »

Summit Partners boosts Boston and London teams

Summit Partners boosts Boston and London teams

Thu, 04/09/2008 - 07:00

Summit Partners, the private equity and venture capital firm that has raised more than USD 11 billion since its inception, has appointed four new v »

Former Coutts and Ward Consultancy specialists join HFM Columbus

Former Coutts and Ward Consultancy specialists join HFM Columbus

Thu, 04/09/2008 - 07:00

HFM Columbus, the UK wealth manager, has appointed two high profile private client financial consultants to work out of its central London offices. »

Baird adds investment banking in China to platform

Baird adds investment banking in China to platform

Thu, 04/09/2008 - 07:00

Baird, an employee-owned international capital markets, private equity, wealth and asset management firm, has expanded its global platform to inclu »

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