Primores launches PrimFund Opportunity

Primores AG has launched the PrimFund Opportunity Segregated Portfolio, a fund consisting of leading high absolute return fund of hedge funds with exclusive opportunities. »

BISYS adds key hire to support global product development

BISYS Fund Services has appointed Paul Yelicanin as senior vice president of Product Development. »

Sark Holding plans listing on Eurolist by Euronext

Boussard & Gavaudan Asset Management, LP is applying to list Sark Holding Limited, a new multi-strategy closed-ended investment company, on Euronext Amsterdam NV's Eurolist by Euronext »

Energy & Environment Capital Management teams with Coastal Partners to launch offshore fund of funds in energy and environment

Energy & Environment Capital Management LLC (EECM) and Coastal Partners, Ltd have joined forces to launch an offshore version of the Energy & Environment Fund. »

IDS to provide admin to first DIFC domiciled hedge fund

Investment Data Services Group has been appointed to provide third party administration for the Constans Crescent Investment Fund, the first Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) dom »

LME to launch cash settled, monthly and electronically traded small-size contracts

The London Metal Exchange (LME) is to launch small-size, cash settled, electronically traded monthly futures contracts initially for copper, aluminium and zinc before the end of November 2 »

Comment: Francois Barthelemy, Partner, F&C Partners LLP: It is all Double Dutch

Francois Barthelemy , Partner with F&C Partners LLP, the fund of hedge funds business, is surprised at comments made last week by Joop Wijnt, the Dutch minister for the economy. »

GlobeOp to establish operation in Hartford, Connecticut

GlobeOp Financial Services is establishing a new operation in Connecticut that is expected to create 150 full-time jobs. »

Argent Financial Group launches first DIFC-domiciled hedge fund

The first Dubai International Financial Centre domiciled hedge fund was launched this week by Argent Financial Group LLP. »

Eurex to introduce two new options on Swiss mid-cap equities

Eurex will introduce options on two additional Swiss mid-cap equities, Kühne & Nagel International and Phonak, on 18 September. »

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