Conative Capital Management launches first hedge fund

New York-based Conative Capital Management has launched its first hedge fund, CCM Partners Fund, which will make fundamentally-driven, privately negotiated investments in the capital struc »


Yorkville expands presence in Japan and Greece through joint venture

Yorkville expands presence in Japan and Greece through joint venture

Yorkville Advisors, a private investment firm that specialises in structured finance and direct investments, has expanded its operations to Athens and Tokyo through a joint venture with Ax »


Former RBS executive joins OpHedge Investment Services as director of operational risk

Hedge fund administrator OpHedge Investment Services has named lawyer Scott Gyllensten, most recently head of operational risk for the Americas with Royal Bank of Scotland's global banking »


Bublik joins LJM Partners as chief risk officer

Hinsdale, Illinois-based LJM Partners, an investment management firm specialising in managed futures and specifically the trading of options on S&P futures contracts, has announced the »


Eddington Capital Management says UK-listed note returns 2.37 per cent in first month

Eddington Capital Management, a manager of high return target funds of hedge funds, has reported a 2.37 per cent net return for its London Listed Index Linked Note since its launch on Apri »


Cavu Capital Advisers hires energy analyst from Credit Suisse

South Norwalk, Connecticut-based Cavu Capital Advisors, a fundamental long/short equity hedge fund manager, has announced the addition of Ken Sill to its investment team as a senior analys »


Matt Roux to join UBS prime brokerage group as co-head of US securities lending

Matt Roux is join UBS Investment Bank's prime brokerage group in September from Deutsche Bank as an executive director and co-head of US securities lending alongside Mike Kelleher, who has »


Pertrac hires Jim Banks as head of product management

PerTrac Financial Solutions has appointed Jim Banks to the new role of managing director and global head of product management and development. »


Hedge Fund Standards Board appoints Antonio Borges as chairman

The London-based Hedge Fund Standards Board has appointed Antonio Borges, a former vice-chairman of Goldman Sachs and dean of French business school Insead, as its first permanent chairman »


Jersey lawyer criticises inconsistency of EU money laundering 'white list'

A Jersey lawyer specialising in the field of money laundering and financial services regulation has questioned the validity of the European Union's »


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