Baring opens European absolute return fund to investors

Baring Asset Management has opened its Baring European Smaller Companies Absolute Return Fund, launched late last year, to external investors. »

Borsa Italiana backs European federal Exchange

The board of directors of the Borsa Italiana has met to discuss the possibility of building a European Exchange based on a federal model. »

Building on financial tradition

The Isle of Man has a long tradition in international financial services, primarily as a centre for international banking and life insurance business, but more recently in providing hedge fund serv »

Comment: The maturing of wine as an asset class

Peter Lunzer, Director and Wine Adviser, The Wine Investment Fund, says that investing in wine can work when properly managed with regard to risk and return. »

Trading Alert: NYMEX revises margins for Natural Gas and related futures contracts

NYMEX has announced a number of margin changes for its natural gas and gas-related futures contracts. »

Eurex appoints Global Head of Sales

The Supervisory Boards of Eurex Zürich AG and Eurex Frankfurt AG appointed Michael Peters to the Executive Boards of both companies for a period of three years with effect from 1 Octo »

Argo Capital Management takes on Country Manager for Brazil

Christian Laloe has joined Argo Capital Management as Country Manager for its Brazilian office. »

Wall street took fright on Friday - early call for London is mixed

Wall street took fright on Friday as lower earnings forecast from  3M overshadowed a much lower  than anticipated  non farm payrolls number in the end the street finished down 134 po »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Cato Brahde, founder Oceanic Hedge Fund: Excitement in the energy sector

Cato Brahde discusses Oceanic Energy Fund's innovative strategies in tapping the growing potential in the energy sector.  »

Thames River Capital launches European equity long/short fund

Thames River Capital has raised an initial EUR 35 million for a European equity long/short fund, Thames River Tybourne Fund, launched on 30 June 2006. »

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