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Credit Suisse LAB index up 1.38 per cent

Credit Suisse LAB index up 1.38 per cent

Fri, 07/08/2015 - 07:22

The Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index (CSLAB), which aims to reflect the performance of the overall hedge fund industry, finished up 1.38% in July.  »

CFTC fines Morgan Stanley USD300,000 over swaps supervision failures

CFTC fines Morgan Stanley USD300,000 over swaps supervision failures

Fri, 07/08/2015 - 07:20

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued an order requiring Morgan Stanley & Co to pay a USD300,000 civil monetary penalty for failing to hold sufficient US Dollars in segregated accounts in the United States to meet all of its US Dollar obligations to cleared swaps customers.  »

Institutional asset owners eke out another quarter of positive results, says Northern Trust

Institutional asset owners eke out another quarter of positive results, says Northern Trust

Fri, 07/08/2015 - 07:16

Institutional asset owners recorded a median gain of 0.2 per cent in Q2, according to Northern Trust Universe data. This marks a drop from the 4 per cent median gain in the second quarter last year and 2.3 per cent median gain in the previous quarter. »

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Insch Kintore outperforms gold funds, ETFs and miners

Thu, 06/08/2015 - 15:03

Kintore, the new investment system based on gold from Insch has seen a return of 11.5 per cent in its first month of trading client capital. »

American Capital raises USD450m CLO Equity Fund

American Capital raises USD450m CLO Equity Fund

Thu, 06/08/2015 - 13:20

American Capital is to launch American Capital CLO Fund I, LP, a new USD450 million fund focused on investing in equity tranches of collateralised loan obligations (CLOs).  »

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The hedge fund industry in New York City

Thu, 06/08/2015 - 12:52

New York City is home to over a third of all the assets in the hedge fund industry today. We provide a comprehensive overview of the hedge fund industry in New York City, including New York City-based investors’ plans for the next 12 months, the number of hedge fund launches each year, fund terms and conditions, the largest hedge fund managers and performance. »

July’s market dispersion proves positive for global macro performance, says GAM

July’s market dispersion proves positive for global macro performance, says GAM

Thu, 06/08/2015 - 12:46

July brought dispersion across geographies and asset classes. As fears about a Grexit receded, European equities and fixed income rallied, according to GAM’s latest Hedge Funds Industry Update. »

Convergex Introduces Capital Commitment Crossing Algorithm

Convergex Introduces Capital Commitment Crossing Algorithm

Thu, 06/08/2015 - 12:42

Convergex, an agency-focused global brokerage and trading related services provider, has launched a new Capital Commitment Crossing Algorithm for options facilitation trading. »

Advent Capital expands UCITS family with Global Convertible Fund launch

Advent Capital expands UCITS family with Global Convertible Fund launch

Thu, 06/08/2015 - 09:30

Advent Capital Management UK has launched the Advent Global Convertible Fund, a UCITS-regulated umbrella fund domiciled in Ireland. »

Beverly Chandler

Campbell white paper quantifies CTA risk management

Wed, 05/08/2015 - 17:03

A new white paper from Campbell & Company attempts to quantify CTA risk management. The paper says that CTAs often cite risk management as a key to their success. Despite this claim, the process for evaluating CTA risk management has remained somewhat qualitative, the firm finds. »

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