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 »

UBS folds Dillon Read Capital Management portfolios back into investment bank; outside investor funds to be redeemed

UBS has decided to fold its proprietary trading hedge fund operation Dillon Read Capital Management (DRCM) into the investment bank less than two years after unveiling plans to set up the »

National Bank of Canada and BNP Paribas join forces to offer hedge fund managed accounts

National Bank of Canada and BNP Paribas have formed a joint venture offering hedge fund managed accounts for retail and institutional investors who wish to invest in hedge funds while cont »

Comment: How to service managed account platforms

Arnaud Hurtard, Business Development Manager at CACEIS, outlines the ways in which managed account platforms are serviced. »

Citi to acquire Bisys Group, Inc

Citi has signed an agreement to acquire top-five hedge fund administrator and mutual fund services provider Bisys Group, Inc for USD 1.45 billion in an all-cash transaction.< »

Charlemagne Capital favours Russian domestic equities

Charlemagne Capital, the London-based specialist emerging markets equity investment management group, predicts that Russian equity success stories are likely to be domestic economy oriente »

Deutsche Bank to add Bill Nook as a Director in the Financial Institutions Group

Bill Nook has joined the Global Banking Division of Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc. »

Jersey sets out agenda for winning new business

One of Jersey's leading Ministers told an audience of London finance and legal professionals that Jersey has reduced the red tape to make it easier for quality, low footprint businesses to »

VinaCapital launches new Vietnam infrastructure investment fund

VinaCapital is launching a new fund, Vietnam Infrastructure Limited (VIL), dedicated to investment in Vietnam's rapidly growing infrastructure sector. »

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