STOXX launches Dow Jones EURO STOXX 50 Buywrite Index

STOXX Ltd has launched the Dow Jones EURO STOXX 50 BuyWrite Index, the first pan-European buy-write indexmeasuring the performance of a hypothetical portfolio of a long position of the Dow »


Comment: Owing investors transparency about data management and manipulation

Armelle Guizot outlines the importance of properly mining and evaluating data to the successful assessment of hedge fund performance. »


Aberdeen Asset Management's global investment outlook for September

The current Global Investment Outlook courtesy of Aberdeen Asset Management… Economic and market outlook »


Jersey funds sector maintains momentum in another impressive quarter of growth for the finance industry

The funds sector is continuing to play a central role in the overall growth of Jersey's Finance Industry as the latest statistics show a strong second quarter of 2006.  »


Global Advisors strengthens quantitative research team to support systematic approach to commodities

Global Advisors has appointed Edmund Jackson and Martin Watton as quantitative analysts to strengthen its quantitative research team based in London. »


CD Capital and PCE Investors launch CD Private Equity Natural Resources fund

CD Capital and PCE Investors have launched the CD Private Equity Natural Resources Fund which is designed to take advantage of the commodities super-cycle driven by the strong growth in th »


The role of capital introductions in the growth of the hedge fund industry

The Hedge Fund Industry has topped USD 1 trillion, with some studies suggesting there is approximately USD 1.15 trillion in assets globally (Source: Tremont Asset Flows Report, First Quart »


CFTC alleges that American Energy Exchange and York Commodities fraudulently solicited customers

The CFTC has filed an enforcement action against American Energy Exchange (AMENX) and York Commodities (York). »


European institutional investors must take greater care in the construction of their benchmarks

For the vast majority of European institutional investors, constructing a benchmark and measuring the performance of their portfolio in relation to the benchmark are central to their inves »


The Hedgeweek Interview: Lahrs Buhl, Chief Investment Officer and Partner, Capricorn Asset Management: In search of pure alpha

Lahrs Buhl of Swiss-based Capricorn Asset Management outlines the investment thinking behind the company's currency programs. »


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