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 »

Isle of Man takes swift action to update funds regime

The Isle of Man, which has seen alternative fund assets grow from USD7bn in 2003 to a current level of USD50.1bn, is aiming for an ambitious total of USD100bn under administration and USD5 »

Comment: Bankruptcy court rejects Cayman proceedings of Bear Stearns hedge funds

Daniel M Glosband, Emanuel C Grillo and Elizabeth Shea Fries of law firm Goodwin Procter examine the decision by a US judge to decline to recognise liquidation proceedings in Cayman for tw »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Goldman pledges not to close troubled Global Alpha fund

The managers of the Goldman Sachs group's battered Global Alpha hedge fund has assured investors in a letter that it will not shut down and will constrain borrowing and adapt to market vol »

Advent unveils new Geneva software with enhanced data access

Advent Software, a leading provider of software and services to the global alternative investment management industry, has unveiled Geneva 7.0, which it says is a major technical and funct »

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