Morgan Stanley and BlackRock: A fact file

Is Morgan Stanley acquiring BlackRock? »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Fred Siegrist, CEO, RMF: The investment and manager selection processes that drive fund of hedge fund performance.

Fred Siegrist provides a compelling insight into the thinking that underpins the investment processes at RMF, the asset management divis »

Hedge fund flows fall by USD 824 million in Q4 2005

Hedge funds recorded their first quarterly decline in new asset flows in over 10 years, with a USD824m outflow in Q4 2005, according to »

GLG Partners strengthens Market Neutral and Convertible teams

GLG Partners is taking on two new fund managers to strengthen the teams on its Market Neutral and Long Only Convertible funds. »

Hedge funds can cut portfolio risk in half

A new study by EDHEC shows that an allocation of 20 per cent to hedge funds can reduce a fund's probability of extreme loss by 50 per ce »

Component changes made to Dow Jones China Indexes

As part of its regular quarterly review process, Dow Jones Indexes has made a number of changes to the composition of its China Index Series. »

Sangita Uberoi joins Charlemagne as Senior PortfolioManager

Emerging markets investment management specialist Charlemagne Capital has appointed Sangita Uberoi as Senior Asian Portfolio Manager. »

Basis Capital fund delivers 20.13 per cent return in 2005

Basis Capital's Yield Alpha Fund delivered a 20.13 per cent net US dollar total yield return for the 24 months to 1 December 2005.< »

CDS Indexo and Markit launch synthetic ABS Index

CDS IndexCo LLC, and Markit Group are to launch ABX.HE, a synthetic ABS index of US home equity asset-backed securities. &nbs »

Diapason appoints new Global Head of Sales

Diapason Commodities Management has appointed Frederic Hervouet as Global Head of Sales. »

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