Investment Technology Group to acquire RedSky Financial

New York-based Investment Technology Group, a provider of technology-based trading services and transaction research, has agreed to acquire privately-held RedSky Financial, a Chicago-based »


Eurex Clearing encourages algorithmic trading with lower clearing fees

Eurex Clearing is to lower the fixed clearing fees for equity transactions on Xetra and the floor of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange with effect from July 1, with the fixed clearing fee for X »


Alternatives specialist launches foreign exchange service

Voltrex, the FSA-regulated alternative investment and brokerage services specialist, has launched a complete foreign exchange service to meet the needs of financial institutions, corporate »


Sign-up to the free alternative investment online community forums live now at http://forum.hedgeweek.com

Steven Wignall has joined the Hedgemedia team to develop and extend a series of online community forums across Hedgemedia's suite of alternative asset websites. »


Pamplona Capital Management launches global emerging markets fund

Pamplona Capital Management has launched a global emerging markets fund, the Pamplona GEM Hedge Fund, which will adopt primarily a long/short equity investment strategy, investing in Centr »


Asset Alliance launches multi-strategy futures fund of funds

New York-based Asset Alliance has announced the launch of an SEC-registered managed futures fund of funds, the BTOP50 Managed Futures Fund, based on the industry benchmark Barclay CTA Inde »


LME unveils regional steel billet futures contracts

The London Metal Exchange has confirmed that it will commence futures trading in steel billet in April next year and will offer two regional contracts, one for the Near East and one for th »


Morgan Stanley's McVey joins Fortress Investment Group

Henry H McVey has left Morgan Stanley, where he was a managing director and chief US investment strategist, to join Fortress Investment Group, where he will be based in the New York office »


Morgan Stanley's McVey joins Fortress Investment Group

Henry H McVey has left Morgan Stanley, where he was a managing director and chief US investment strategist, to join Fortress Investment Group, where he will be based in the New York office »


SGAM Alternative Investments offers retail access to hedge fund specialists

SGAM Alternative Investments has received authorisation in France, Italy, Portugal, the Netherlands, Spain, the United Kingdom, Austria and Germany for SGAM AI Equity Fund, a Ucits III Sic »


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