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. »


JPMorgan Hedge Fund Services wins administration mandate for FRM funds

JPMorgan Hedge Fund Services has been appointed to provide fund administration and custody services to funds of hedge funds managed by Financial Risk Management, which has a portfolio tota »


Atkins and Sants to discuss hedge fund regulation at Edhec round table

At the Hedge Fund Roundtable of Global Thought Leaders organised by French business school Edhec in London on November 20, Paul Atkins, a commissioner at the US Securities and Exchange Com »


Quellos opens Hong Kong office ahead of BlackRock merger

Quellos Group, the alternative investment manager that has agreed to sell its fund of hedge funds business to BlackRock, has announced the opening of an office in Hong Kong, the firm's fir »


Absolute Capital sets out restructuring plans for equity funds

Absolute Capital Management, the London-listed alternative fund manager that saw its share price collapse last week following the departure of co-founder and star manager Florian Homm and »


Second annual Hedge Funds Care Benefit to feature exclusive auction

Hedge Funds Care, an alliance of hedge fund industry professionals committed to protecting children from abuse and neglect, is hosting its second annual UK benefit, a black-tie event, at t »


Butterfield Fund Services receives Bermuda fund administration licence

Butterfield Fund Services (Bermuda), a subsidiary of Butterfield Bank, has received a fund administration licence from the Bermuda Monetary Authority under the Investment Funds Act 2006 th »


Managed Funds Association sees progress on equity finance share swaps

The Managed Funds Association, which represents US alternative managers, has announced that its collaboration with the International Swaps and Derivatives Association has yielded success i »


CP Eaton Partners announces 50th fund closing

Alternative asset management placement agent CP Eaton Partners has announced the closing of its 50th fundraising, marking more than USD27bn in total capital raised. »


ETF Securities sets out investment case for gold

ETF Securities, which has pioneered the offering of exchange-traded commodities on the London Stock Exchange and other leading European markets, will set out the investment case for gold and other »


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