BDA China Market Review: Handsets Pile Up; PHS Has Legs

Fortnightly market intelligence covering China's TMT sector produced by Beijing-based research firm BDA China exclusively for Hedgeweek readers. Handsets: China's handset mountain is gaining »


Hedge funds regain momentum in Q3; Inflows double to USD16.9bn

According to Chicago-based Hedge Fund Research Inc. »


SEC Vote: Industry associations voice unease over proposed regime

The leading hedge fund associations, AIMA and the MFA, each voiced their ongoing concerns over the SEC's vote for hedge fund adviser registration. In response to th »


Note to Hedgeweek Readers and website users

Please note that the Hedgeweek website will have a scheduled down time this weekend due to essential server upgrade. The popularity of the web site has required us to upgrad »


Maple Leaf Capital prepares for new launch

Michael Wexler's Maple Leaf Capital is preparing to launch the Macro Volatility Fund to external investors on 1 November 2004. Wexler, CIO of the 2-year old firm sa »


BGI switches ETFs benchmark to FTSEurofirst indices

Barclays Global Investors (BGI) has switched the iShares FTSE Euro 100 and iShares FTSE Eurotop 100 ETFs benchmarks to the FTSEurofirst indices. The new ETFs are th »


Old Mutual increases capacity of UK Specialist Equity Fund

Old Mutual Asset Managers (UK) (OMAM) has placed additional capacity in the Old Mutual UK Specialist Equity Fund with new and existing investors. The additional inv »


SEC moves ahead with hedge fund registration despite opposition

The SEC Commissioners voted 3-2 in favour of the hedge fund adviser registration proposal only six weeks after the close of the comment period. Managers with 15 or »


Julius Baer re-opens Diversified Fixed Income Hedge Fund

Julius Baer's Diversified Fixed Income Hedge Fund will be opening to subscriptions from new and existing investors for a limited period. The fund will opened to new »


Close Man Guaranteed Hedge Fund II offer closes next week

The Close Man Guaranteed Hedge Fund II offer is set to close to IFAs and investors on Friday 29 October. It is the second guaranteed multi-strategy hedge fund produ »


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