Credit Suisse and SFM launch USD 200m carbon-backed forestry finance facility

Sustainable Forestry Management (SFM) Limited and Credit Suisse (CS) have today announced the formation of a new special purpose vehicle, Sustainable Carbon Finance, to provide up to USD 2 »

Deutsche Bank launches index linked to US municipal market

Deutsche Bank has launched a new proprietary index, dbMAST, linked to the USD 2 trillion US Municipal Market. »

Forsyth Partners adds share classes to alternative income fund

Forsyth Partners has created two new share classes for the Cayman domiciled Forsyth Alternative Income Fund. »

Securities finance platform sees record usage

New York-based EquiLend has reported record growth in trade volumes, resulting from a first quarter during which transaction value and operations services usage increased due to firms leve »

Context Capital Management and TQA Investors join forces to form billion-dollar hedge fund

The US-based investment firms Context Capital Management, LLC and TQA Investors, LLC are combining to form Context/TQA Advisors. »

Hedge fund IPOs offer benefits, but challenges loom

Ernst & Young's Michael DeStefano and Karen Vejseli outline the benefits and challenges of listing hedge funds in the US market. »

Deutsche Bank creates European-focused prime finance sales team

Deutsche Bank is continuing to expand its Global Prime Finance franchise with the creation of a European-focused team to concentrate on marketing prime brokerage, synthetic finance and sec »

Global launches Islamic fund of funds investing in local plus international funds

Kuwait-based Global Investment House has launched the Global Islamic Fund of Funds, an open-ended fund of funds investing in local and international Shari'a compliant funds, including hedg »

Time to move on? Alternative investment jobs now listed on has launched the world's largest portal for jobs in the alternative investments sector - hedge funds, private equity funds and real estate funds - at »

Park Square Capital launches Europe's largest credit opportunities fund

Park Square Capital, LLP, the London-based credit products investment adviser, has launched Europe's largest Credit Opportunities Fund by equity commitments. »

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