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Castle Hall Alternatives opens Halifax office and hires managing director

Fri, 17/10/2008 - 06:57

Montreal-based Castle Hall Alternatives, a provider of hedge fund operational due diligence, has appointed Gillian Scott as a managing director to »

Merlin Securities expands client services team in New York

Fri, 17/10/2008 - 06:57

Merlin Securities, a San Francisco-based provider of prime brokerage services and technology to hedge funds, funds of funds and long-only managers, »

Millennium Management hires Michael Gelband to lead fixed income business

Fri, 17/10/2008 - 06:56

New York-based alternative investment manager Millennium Management has recruited Michael Gelband, formerly global head of capital markets at Lehma »

New Zealand Absolute Return Index shows strong performance against peers

Thu, 16/10/2008 - 06:51

The Ernst & Young New Zealand Absolute Return Index, launched just over a year ago by New Zealand Absolute Return Association, the organisation representing the country's hedge fund, C »

MFA calls on Bank of England to free hedge fund assets from Lehman administrator

Thu, 16/10/2008 - 06:46

The Washington-based hedge fund industry organisation Managed Funds Association has called on the Bank of England to intervene to expedite the release of billions of dollars in hedge fund »

Conifer Securities launches prime brokerage through JPMorgan

Thu, 16/10/2008 - 06:44

Conifer Securities, a San Francisco-based provider of business and operations solutions to asset managers and institutional investors, has entered the prime brokerage business, in co-opera »

Morningstar 1000 hedge fund index falls 7.8 per cent in September

Thu, 16/10/2008 - 06:42

Last month hedge funds reported the worst losses since the Morningstar Hedge Fund Index was launched in January 2003, with a decline of 7.87 per cent for the Morningstar 1000 index, more t »

MFA and Aima rebut Italian minister's call for abolition of hedge funds

Wed, 15/10/2008 - 17:56

International hedge fund industry bodies, the Managed Funds Association and Alternative Investment Management Association, have reacted swiftly to comments by Italian Finance Minister Giul »

Valens Capital Management opens Tokyo office to service Asian investor base

Wed, 15/10/2008 - 07:11

New York-based alternative asset manager Valens Capital Management, which invests primarily in publicly traded and private micro-cap companies, has opened an office in Tokyo to service its »

MyFundFinder launches online community to connect hedge funds with investors

Wed, 15/10/2008 - 07:09

BarclayHedge and Global Fund Technologies have launched, a capital introduction platform designed to match up hedge fund managers with institutional and high net worth inv »

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