CDS Indexo and Markit launch synthetic CMBS Index

CDS Indexo LLC and Markit Group Ltd have launched CMBX, a synthetic index of US commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS). »


EDHEC challenges privatisation of French motorways

A new study by EDHEC has challenged the validity of the sale of the State's holding in Autoroutes du Sud (ASF). »


The institutionalisation of Asia's hedge funds

The most significant recent development in the growth of the Asian hedge funds industry is that global institutional investors are increasing their »


Ian Cadby leads Liberty Ermitage MBO: Myners to chair new company

Ian Cadby is heading the MBO of fund of hedge funds group Liberty Ermitage Jersey Limited, backed by Caledonia Investments and Paul Myne »


Matrix launches first single strategy hedge fund

Financial products and services outfit Matrix Group, has launched its first single strategy Hedge Fund, the Matrix RM Fund. »


UBS and Diapason launch first ever biofuels index

UBS and Diapason Commodities Management have launched the first commodity-based index for biological fuels. »


BlueBay appoints head of hedge fund strategies

BlueBay Asset Management has appointed David Zobel as a principal of the firm and head of hedge fund strategies - a newly created role.< »


BISYS appoints vice-president of business development in SF office

BISYS has named Michelle White vice president of business development for its hedge fund services business in their San Francisco office. »


Standard Bank sees positives in several financial markets in February

Several financial markets performed well in February according to the latest monthly market commentary from Standard Asset Management. »


Reuters to launch new electronic trading capability for exchange traded markets

Reuters is launching a new electronic trading capability for professionals dealing in exchange traded markets. »


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