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ASIC releases guidance on short selling obligations

ASIC releases guidance on short selling obligations

Mon, 26/04/2010 - 12:30

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission has released regulatory guidance to assist with compliance with new legal requirements under the Corporations Act 2001 and Corporations Regulations 2001 in relation to short selling. »

Salus Alpha RN Special Situations raises USD20m

Salus Alpha RN Special Situations raises USD20m

Mon, 26/04/2010 - 11:27

The Salus Alpha RN Special Situations fund has raised USD20m from new investors since it launched on 22 March 2010 and is up 3.14 per cent after its first month. »

Irish investment funds lawyer to join Maples' Dublin office

Irish investment funds lawyer to join Maples' Dublin office

Mon, 26/04/2010 - 11:02

Law firm Maples and Calder has hired Peter Stapleton as a partner in its investment funds group in Dublin. »

Bandon available on TD Ameritrade platform

Bandon available on TD Ameritrade platform

Mon, 26/04/2010 - 10:29

Bandon Capital Management is now available as a third party investment manager on the TD Ameritrade Institutional Separate Account Exchange. »

State Street to provide investment services for Marshall Wace ETF

State Street to provide investment services for Marshall Wace ETF

Mon, 26/04/2010 - 10:25

State Street has been appointed to provide investment services to hedge fund group Marshall Wace for its new equity neutral exchange-traded fund – MW Tops Global Alpha. »

Blackstone makes net loss of USD121m in Q1

Blackstone makes net loss of USD121m in Q1

Mon, 26/04/2010 - 06:15

The Blackstone Group made a GAAP net loss of USD121m in the first quarter of 2010, an improvement from the net loss of USD232m in the first quarter of 2009. »

Managed futures up 2.43 per cent in March

Managed futures up 2.43 per cent in March

Mon, 26/04/2010 - 06:07

Managed futures experienced positive performance in March as managers were able to capitalise on long exposures to equities and industrial metals as well as large speculative short trades in the euro, sterling, and Japanese yen, according to a report by Lipper Tass. »

Paul Compton is head of product management at SunGard’s alternative investments business

Risk protection to help focus on alpha

Sun, 25/04/2010 - 16:21

 Everyone’s talking about risk. Investors are asking about it, and it’s no longer enough that managers simply report on risk. »

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Risk management at heart of outperformance through the crisis

Sun, 25/04/2010 - 16:18

Appreciation of the importance of risk management before it was brutally brought home to the industry in 2007 and 2008 was central to the ability of many of those hedge fund and fund of funds manag »

Lisa Anderson is a managing director and head of product management and marketing for the Americast at Citi Capital Advisors

Super strategies for the new era

Sun, 25/04/2010 - 16:07

Recent events in the world economy and in Western politics have led to an increase in global volatility. »

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