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Pamplona Capital Management recruits Bear team to launch credit opportunity fund

Pamplona Capital Management recruits Bear team to launch credit opportunity fund

Mon, 23/06/2008 - 16:05

Pamplona Capital Management has recruited Yves Leysen from Bear Stearns as a partner with responsibility for managing the Pamplona Credit Opportunity Fund, a multistrategy credit opportuni »

Hedge fund launches continue to slow as liquidations rise, says HFR

Hedge fund launches continue to slow as liquidations rise, says HFR

Mon, 23/06/2008 - 07:05

Volatile financial markets and credit concerns contributed to the smallest quarterly number of new hedge fund launches since 2000 in the first three months of this year, while fund liquida »

Maitland to open Cayman office headed by former Walkers partner

Maitland to open Cayman office headed by former Walkers partner

Mon, 23/06/2008 - 07:00

Maitland, an international provider of legal and financial services. »

Offshore law firm Harneys announces merger with Cayman firm

Offshore law firm Harneys announces merger with Cayman firm

Mon, 23/06/2008 - 02:16

Leading British Virgin Islands-headquartered offshore law firm Harney Westwood & Riegels has announced its merger with the Cayman Islands firm of C.S. Gill & Co. »

Ermitage hires pension fund specialist from BlackRock

Ermitage hires pension fund specialist from BlackRock

Mon, 23/06/2008 - 02:10

Fund of hedge funds manager Ermitage Group has announced the appointment of John Rushen as an executive director with responsibility for managing Ermitage's European institutional business »

Aima sought delay in implementation of FSA short-selling disclosure rules

Aima sought delay in implementation of FSA short-selling disclosure rules

Mon, 23/06/2008 - 02:08

The Alternative Investment Management Association, the international hedge fund industry association, has formally registered its concern with the UK's Financial Services Authority over th »

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority seeds Shariah-compliant hedge funds

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority seeds Shariah-compliant hedge funds

Fri, 20/06/2008 - 06:59

Barclays Capital, the investment banking division of UK-based Barclays Bank, and the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority, an agency of the Dubai government, have unveiled the first Sh »

Hedge fund managers benefit from equity upturn, says index providers

Hedge fund managers benefit from equity upturn, says index providers

Fri, 20/06/2008 - 06:58

Average hedge fund returns recovered in May on the back of an overall recovery in equity markets during the month, according to index providers Edhec, Greenwich Alternative Investments and »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Bear Stearns hedge fund managers arrested on securities fraud charges

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Bear Stearns hedge fund managers arrested on securities fraud charges

Fri, 20/06/2008 - 06:57

Ralph Cioffi and Matthew Tannin, the former managers of the now-defunct Bear Stearns High Grade Structured Credit hedge funds, have been arrested at their »

The automatic revolution is upon us

The automatic revolution is upon us

Thu, 19/06/2008 - 15:50

Two key visible and ongoing trends in the servicing and administration of funds is the convergence of traditional and alternative investment managers on each other's space, and the need for increas »

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