The Walker Report on the UK private equity market - Executive Summary

Sir David Walker delivered his much-awaited consultative report on the UK private equity market, 'Disclosure and Transparency in Private Equity', yesterday. »


Comment: Response to the Walker report

Mark Spinner, corporate partner and Head of Private Equity at Eversheds, the mid market PE specialist law firm, comments on the latest proposals for a code of conduct covering UK PE firms »


Fitch Ratings survey shows rapid expansion of CDX market

Fitch Ratings has published its fifth annual credit derivatives survey indicating that the expansion of the credit derivatives market shows no signs of slowing, despite concerns as to how »


Fortis Investments launches new hedged share class in Poland

Fortis Investments has launched a new share class in Poland called Classic Hedged PLN. »


New Partner joins Ozannes in Jersey

Mark Chambers has joined Ozannes as a corporate partner to boost its already rapidly expanded team. »


JPMorgan joins IMAREX for freight clearing

JPMorgan Securities Limited (JPMorgan) has been approved as a General Clearing Member (GCM) of the International Maritime Exchange (IMAREX). »


BlueBay assets rise to USD 13.1 billion

The latest trading update from BlueBay Asset Management plc (BlueBay) for the quarter ended 30 June 2007 shows assets under management amounted to USD 13.1 billion, an increase of USD 2.3 »


Gerken Capital Associates to launch LatAm fund with BBVA

Gerken Capital Associates (GCA) is preparing to launch the GCA Latam Hedge Fund with BBVA Bancomer (BBVA). The official launch date for the new fund is 1 August. »


Investec Asset Management launches Global Extension strategy

Investec Asset Management is launching a new Global Extension Fund managed by James Hand, Investec's Head of 4Factor Research, based on a portfolio that uses derivative instruments to go b »


Partnership paves way for funds sector growth

As auditor to more than a quarter of the funds domiciled in the Isle of Man, PricewaterhouseCoopers is in a strong position to both view and influence the development of the funds sector on the isl »


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