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Ermitage launches Clean Resources fund of hedge funds and opens New York office

Ermitage launches Clean Resources fund of hedge funds and opens New York office

Mon, 16/06/2008 - 00:55

Alternative multi-manager Ermitage Group, which runs USD2.8bn in assets, has launched a niche fund of hedge funds to capitalise on the growing interest and public awareness surrounding env »

European investors fail to take full advantage of ETF features, says Edhec

European investors fail to take full advantage of ETF features, says Edhec

Mon, 16/06/2008 - 00:51

While exchange-traded funds are now widely used by investors who are highly satisfied with their features, their use is largely limited to passive holdings of broad market indices and the »

Srinivasan to head hedge fund investment at Abu Dhabi Investment Council

Srinivasan to head hedge fund investment at Abu Dhabi Investment Council

Sat, 14/06/2008 - 13:50

Shiv Srinivasan has joined the Abu Dhabi Investment Council this month as its new chief investment officer for active investment strategies, comprising hedge fund investing. »

FSA to require disclosure of short positions in companies undertaking rights issues

FSA to require disclosure of short positions in companies undertaking rights issues

Fri, 13/06/2008 - 14:21

The UK's Financial Services Authority is introducing new rules requiring disclosure of short positions above a certain threshold in companies undertaking rights issues, in order to reduce »

With pension funds cautious, managers look abroad for asset growth

With pension funds cautious, managers look abroad for asset growth

Fri, 13/06/2008 - 12:00

This year, Canadian boutique Landry Morin Investment Managers will launch an offshore hedge fund for the first time since the firm's establishment in 2002. »

Dow Jones sees most hedge fund strategies regain ground in May

Dow Jones sees most hedge fund strategies regain ground in May

Fri, 13/06/2008 - 06:59

Five of the six hedge fund strategies covered by Dow Jones Hedge Fund Indexes posted net-of-fees gains in May. »

3A hires head of business development and two senior sales staff

3A hires head of business development and two senior sales staff

Fri, 13/06/2008 - 06:58

Alternative Asset Advisors, known as 3A, the hedge fund management division of Swiss banking group Syz & Co, has appointed Claire Locher as head of business development and recruited t »

The Hedgeweek Interview - Aminkhan Aladin, chief executive of Aladdin Capital: "The hedge fund industry is at another turning point"

The Hedgeweek Interview - Aminkhan Aladin, chief executive of Aladdin Capital: "The hedge fund industry is at another turning point"

Fri, 13/06/2008 - 06:58

Mitsubishi Corporation invested USD39m last month to acquire a 19.5 per cent stake in Aladdin Capital Holdings, an alternative investment manager specialising in fixed-income hedge funds a »

Hedge funds gain 2.21 per cent in May, says Hennessee

Hedge funds gain 2.21 per cent in May, says Hennessee

Fri, 13/06/2008 - 06:57

Index provider and adviser to hedge fund investors Hennessee Group has reported that the Hennessee Hedge Fund Index gained 2.21 per cent in May, but remains fract »

BNP Paribas names Namuk Cho as head of flow, hybrid and exotics trading for Americas

BNP Paribas names Namuk Cho as head of flow, hybrid and exotics trading for Americas

Fri, 13/06/2008 - 06:56

BNP Paribas has appointed Namuk Cho as a managing director and head of flow, hybrids and exotics trading for the Americas, reporting to Lionel Crassier, head of equities and derivatives tr »

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