Bridging the gap

One of the new mantras in the asset management sector is the convergence between traditional and alternative asset management styles. »

Dexion Capital appoints Eric Pinn as head of sales and distribution

Hedge fund marketing and advisory firm Dexion Capital has appointed Eric Pinn, previously chief executive and head of international sales at Olympia Capital Management, as head of sales an »

GLG Partners registers as investment adviser with SEC

London-based hedge fund manager GLG Partners has announced that its US subsidiary, GLG Inc, has registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission as an investment adviser. »

Markit plans new products following acquisition of Boat trade reporting platform

Markit, a provider of independent data, portfolio valuations and OTC derivatives trade processing to the global financial markets, says it plans to launch new products following its acquis »

NYSE Euronext and Caisse des Dépôts launch carbon exchange Bluenext

NYSE Euronext and French public sector financial institution Caisse des Dépôts have launched Bluenext, an international exchange that operates markets in carbon emission allow »

Reuters launches bespoke derivatives pricing service for hard-to-value instruments

Reuters has announced the launch of a pricing service that delivers bespoke valuations for derivatives and complex securities, Reuters DataScope Derivatives Pricing Service, as part of its »

Systeia Capital Management denies report of fund problems

Paris-based hedge fund manager Systeia Capital Management has denied reports by the Sunday Times in London alleging that its Systeia Alternative Risk Trading fund had encountered performan »

Don't shake your foundation

The quest for alpha has resulted in a major shift of assets to hedge funds. »

Financial infrastructure and investor appetite converge to drive Middle East fund growth

Once considered a relative backwater by the global hedge fund industry, the Middle East is starting to attract increasing attention thanks to a combination of factors, including the surge of wealth »

Capital Z Investment Partners management launches buyout with Paine & Partners

Hedge fund sponsor Capital Z Investment Partners has announced completion of a management buyout together with Paine & Partners, a San Francisco- and New York-based private equity firm »

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