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Climate Change Capital appoints Shaun Mays as chief investment officer

Climate Change Capital appoints Shaun Mays as chief investment officer

Wed, 29/10/2008 - 06:12

Climate Change Capital, an investment manager and advisor specialising in opportunities created by the transition to the low carbon economy, has recruited Shaun Mays from Deutsche Asset Ma »

Aladdin Capital hires vice-chairman and chief investment officer from Calyon

Aladdin Capital hires vice-chairman and chief investment officer from Calyon

Wed, 29/10/2008 - 06:09

Alternative investment manager Aladdin Capital has appointed Neal Neilinger, most recently the London-based global head of credit sales, trading and syndication for Crédit Agricole »

Oak Hill Advisors makes three appointments to structured products group

Oak Hill Advisors makes three appointments to structured products group

Wed, 29/10/2008 - 06:07

New York-based Oak Hill Advisors has announced that Goran V. Puljic, T.K. Narayan and Scott W. »

Legal & General retail investment business enters absolute return market

Legal & General retail investment business enters absolute return market

Wed, 29/10/2008 - 06:03

UK investment manager Legal & General will enter the Absolute Return sector with the launch on November 10 of a new fund, the Diversified Absolute Return Trust, which will be managed b »

Rated hedge funds may be under fire, but they will likely recover, says report

Rated hedge funds may be under fire, but they will likely recover, says report

Wed, 29/10/2008 - 05:53

Although hedge funds' earnings volatility will likely be higher and assets under management lower as the markets work through the current credit downturn, rated hedge funds are positioned »

Singapore's Artradis to launch Asian Convertible Bond Fund

Singapore's Artradis to launch Asian Convertible Bond Fund

Tue, 28/10/2008 - 06:03

Singapore-based alternative asset manager Artradis Fund Management, which currently has more than USD4bn in assets under management, has annouced it will launch the Artradis Asian Converti »

Galena Asset Management hires David Mimra to boost capital-raising

Galena Asset Management hires David Mimra to boost capital-raising

Tue, 28/10/2008 - 06:02

David Mimra has joined Galena Asset Management, a subsidiary of independent commodities trader Trafigura Group, as head of sales and marketing. »

Crisis alters landscape in European corporate and investment banking, says Greenwich report

Crisis alters landscape in European corporate and investment banking, says Greenwich report

Tue, 28/10/2008 - 05:55

A relatively small handful of banks including JPMorgan, HSBC and BNP Paribas have the opportunity to significantly expand their reach among companies and institutions in Europe as financia »

Van Biema Value Partners launches Asia fund of hedge funds

Van Biema Value Partners launches Asia fund of hedge funds

Tue, 28/10/2008 - 05:51

Van Biema Value Partners has announced the official launch of the Cayman-domiciled Van Biema Asia Value Fund, which began operations on August 1 with an initial commitment of USD215m from »

UK investment companies welcome disclosure plans for contracts for difference

UK investment companies welcome disclosure plans for contracts for difference

Tue, 28/10/2008 - 05:50

The UK's Association of Investment Companies has welcomed the publication by the Financial Services Authority of proposals that will require the disclosure of contracts for difference and »

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