LGT Capital Partners to acquire Hong Kong-based KGR Capital

Swiss-based alternative asset manager LGT Capital Partners has announced the acquisition of KGR Capital, a Hong Kong-based manager of Asian funds of hedge funds with some USD350m in assets »


Horace Camp appointed executive director at Anson Group

Horace Camp, a leading member of the Channel Islands fund industry who has served on the committees of the Guernsey Investment Fund Association and the Guernsey branch of the Securities an »


Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: US reports underline case for better hedge fund self-regulation

Heightened vigilance of hedge funds is now essential to ensure the stability of the financial system and managers need to step up their self-monitoring efforts, according to a guide to bes »


Partners Group opens office in Luxembourg

Partners Group, the Swiss-based alternative asset manager, has broadened its global footprint with the opening of an office in Luxembourg to support its client relationship activities in t »


Hedgeweek Comment: Optimism in the face of uncertainty

Who better to show optimism in the light of a global crisis than hedge fund managers? »


Global hedge fund assets rise 27 per cent to USD2.6trn, says survey

Assets under management in hedge funds worldwide rose to USD2.6trn during 2007, despite the impact of the credit crunch on investor appetites in the second half of the year, according to r »


Laven Partners calls for standardised hedge fund valuation agreements

London- and Geneva-based hedge fund investment adviser and consultant Laven Partners is calling for the adoption of a standardised hedge fund valuation agreement in order to increase inves »


Wegelin relaunches multistrategy fund of funds without double fee structure

Swiss alternative manager Wegelin Asset Management has relaunched a multistrategy fund of hedge funds aimed at qualified investors and diversified across various investment strategies and »


Hedgeweek Comment: Are hedge funds too reliant on stars?

The negotiations between GLG Partners and star manager Greg Coffey serve to illustrate an old adage often cited by institutional investors when grilling potential managers - do not rely on »


MVP Fund Of Funds appoints DB HedgeWorks as fund administrator

Tahoe City, California-based MVP Asset Management has appointed DB HedgeWorks Fund Services, which was acquired by Deutsche Bank in January, as the new administrator to the MVP Fund of Fun »


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