Barclays Global Investors expands fixed income capability

Barclays Global Investors (BGI) has appointed four new senior members to its European fixed income team in advance of new product launches. The expansion will suppo »


AIMA Chairman rebuts Sunderland comments on hedge funds

Christopher Fawcett, Chairman of AIMA, has robustly rebutted the misleading statements on hedge funds made recently by CBI president John Sunderland. The comments b »


The Hedgeweek Interview: Building a global emerging markets capability: Julian Mayo, Investment Director, Charlemagne Capital

Julian Mayo outlines the strategy and thinking behind the development of Charlemagne Capital's suite of emerging market funds. HW: What is the backgroun »


AIMA completes first survey on hedge fund asset pricing and valuation

AIMA this week released the results of the first comprehensive global survey of hedge fund asset pricing and valuation practices. The survey, entitled "Asset Pricin »


Relative Value Arbitrage slips into positive territory

The Relative Value Arbitrage Index moved into positive territory (0.22%) followed by the Market Directional Index (0.04%) in the week ending 26 April. All the other HFRX indices continued to »


Foreign exchange: a 'perfect storm' of growth driven by HFs

A "perfect storm" of market volatility drove up global foreign exchange trading volumes by nearly 25 per cent in 2004, according to Greenwich Associates. Riding th »


Commitment is the key

Royal Bank of Canada's Jose Santamaria outlines the benefits of using an integrated approach to hedge fund services. The market for hedge funds and fund of hedge fu »


Ferrell Capital hires Hayward to market FoHF

Greenwich, CT-based Ferrell Capital is gearing up its FoHF marketing efforts by hiring industry veteran, Rebecca L. »


BISYS announces 'corrective action' following SEC investigation

BISYS Group this week issued an update on the ongoing SEC investigations into its mutual fund services business. The company stated that the SEC's investigation re »


Macro Index leads the field this week

John Godden examines how the 'traditional' view of hedge funds as super high performance vehicles dominated by macro global traders is changing. A wide range of str »


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