Former Bank of America CIO to launch alternative investment company

Former Bank of America chief investment officer Ian G Banwell has announced his intention to form Round Table Investment Management, an alternative investment management company. »

royalblue changes name to Fidessa

royalblue group plc, provider of the Fidessa and LatentZero product suites, has changed its name to Fidessa group plc (LSE:FDSA). »

Chris Mulhern to head Fulcrum's Canada operations

Fulcrum Limited, a global administrator for the hedge fund and alternative asset management industry, has appointed Chris Mulhern as Managing Director, Canada. »

3A launches natural resources fund

3A SA, the SYZ & CO Group's hedge fund management division, has formally launched the ACE Natural Resources Fund, a new sub-fund focused on raw materials and natural resources within A »

CME to offer futures and options on Lehman Brothers' US Aggregate Index

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) and Lehman Brothers, the global investment bank and provider of fixed income benchmarks, have entered into an exclusive licensing agreement to create »

Deutsche Bank to launch three ETFs based on iTraxx indices

Following its recent receipt of a licence from iTraxx, Deutsche Bank plans to launch exchange-funds based on three iTraxx indices as part of its db x-trackers ETF platform, iTraxx Europe, »

UK pension fund allocates GBP 373 million to FoHFs

The Avon Pension Fund has allocated GBP 373 million to five fund of hedge fund managers, including Stenham Asset Management, in the largest UK local authority mandate since West Yorkshire. »

Fortis Investments appoints new CIO for Multi-Management

Peter Branner has been appointed as the new Chief Investment Officer for Multi-Management at Fortis Investments. Branner joins the asset manager today May 1st and »

Climate Change Capital buys US Carbon business

UK Investment Banking Group Climate Change Capital (CCC) and its funds have acquired the business and assets of US-based carbon project developer Quality Tonnes. »

Regulation of hedge funds in SA

Similar to other international initiatives, South African regulators intend to bring the hedge fund sector within the scope of current legislation in order to create a more transparent env »

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