Claret Capital buys St Regis Hotel in Washington

Claret Capital, a private investment firm based in Dublin, has agreed to acquire a 90 per cent stake in Washington DC's luxury St Regis Hotel from a joint venture between New York-based re »


Man Group expects strong first-half results despite turbulence

Man Group, one of the world's largest alternative asset managers, says it expects to announce an increase of more than 15 per cent in net management fee income for the six months to the en »


Jersey prepares to unveil unregulated fund regime

Building on the success of its Expert Funds regime for alternative investment vehicles, Jersey is preparing to announce plans to launch various new categories of Unregulated Funds that wil »


BNP Paribas acquires RasBank custodian business for funds of hedge funds

BNP Paribas has strengthened its presence in the Italian market by acquiring the third-party custodian business for funds of hedge funds from RasBank, part of the Allianz Group. »


Deloitte Ireland hires financial services partner

Deloitte & Touche has announced that Brian Forrester has joined the firm as a partner within its financial services group in Ireland. »


MFS unveils expansion into alternative investments

Prominent US asset manager MFS Investment Management has announced its entrance into the alternative investments business with the establishment of a subsidiary to provide seed and expansi »


Customised algorithms set to rise to 30 per cent of total flow, report says

Buy-side use of algorithms is shifting quickly as brokers aggressively deliver an expanding range of customisation services and modularised solutions that allow the buy side to control and »


Mourant expands administration into Asia with Hong Kong and Singapore offices

Jersey-based legal and financial services group Mourant has expanded its international finance administration division into Asia with the opening of new offices in Hong Kong and Singapore. »


Citadel appoints Peter Little as chief executive

Citadel has announced the appointment of Peter Little as chief executive to lead the next phase of the company's growth plans. »


Jake Carriker joins Fall River Capital as director of research

Wisconsin-based commodity trading adviser Fall River Capital has hired Jake Carriker as director of research. »


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