Pension fund allocation to hedge funds continues to grow

A new Mercer survey shows the use of alternative investments continues to increase, in particular active management or so-called 'alpha' strategies. »


Last Atlantis appoints Joe Burke as MD of Trading

Last Atlantis Capital Management, LLC (St Thomas, USVI) has promoted Joe Burke to be the firm's Managing Director of Trading. »


Swiss Bankers Association issues investor guidelines for structured products

The Swiss Bankers Association is issuing new self-regulatory guidelines governing the information banks must provide to investors about structured products, implementing the provisions of »


S&P launches pioneering service for valuing European structured finance bonds

Standard & Poor's has launched the first service to use analysis and modelling to evaluate prices of European structured finance securi »


Mulvaney Capital boosts marketing strength

London-based trading advisor Mulvaney Capital Management Ltd has recently boosted its marketing strength with two new hires. »


Infiniti Group appoints new Co-Head of Capital Markets division and expands global research team

Infiniti Group has appointed Matthew Birch as Co-Head of the company's Capital Markets division. »


David Friedland named Hedge Fund Association President

David R Friedland, president of hedge fund manager and consultancy Magnum US Investments, Inc, has been elected president of the Hedge Fund Association »


Component changes made to Dow Jones Global Exchange Index

Dow Jones has added six new components to the Dow Jones Global Exchange Index effective as of the opening of trading on Monday 20, 2006. »


London hedge funds top USD 220 billion AUM in 2005

Hedge fund assets managed out of London grew 18% in 2005 to USD 225 billion making the city one o »


GFI hires staff for new dry freight physicals desk

GFI Group Inc has expanded its shipping offering by hiring four new staff to launch a new dry freight physicals desk in London. »


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