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Eurex Exchange sees new monthly all-time volume record for international derivatives

The international derivatives market Eurex Exchange achieved a new milestone in its dividend derivatives segment in March 2014. »


James Williams, Hedgeweek

North MaxQ UCITS fund and Ardsley Partners US Equity UCITS fund launch on MontLake platform… bond funds attract EUR49bn of inflows in February reports EFAMA

ML Capital announced this week the launch of the North MaxQ Macro UCITS fund on its MontLake UCITS platform. London-based North Asset Management has been successfully managing the North MaxQ Macro investment strategy for over 10 years. »


Announcement

Panel discussion to provide expert advice to emerging hedge fund managers and start-ups

Hedge fund service providers Liquid Holdings Group, Marcum, and Apex Fund Services are due to present the second in a series of hedge fund events for emerging managers and start-ups. »


Acquisition

GEMS Group acquires Kenmar-Olympia

Absolute return manager GEMS Groups has received legal and regulatory approval for its acquisition of Kenmar-Olympia. »


New York

FORT Management expands operations and opens New York office
 


Investment firm FORT Management has expanded its operations and opened a new office in New York. »


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Strong start for CBOE short-term volatility index options

First-day trading volume for CBOE Short-Term Volatility Index options with weekly expirations totalled an estimated 3,134 contracts, according to data released by the Chicago Board Options Exchange. »


Magnifying glass

Guernsey holds ILS Insight event in Zurich

Experts from across the insurance linked securities (ILS) asset class are coming together to discuss the industry’s pressing issues at a Guernsey Finance-hosted thought leadership event in Zurich. »


Money in hands

Tullet Prebon expands into bankruptcy claims business

Interdealer broker Tullett Prebon’s alternative investments team has launched a service to manage the sale of bankruptcy claims on the secondary market. »


Three fingers

AIMA appoints three council directors

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), the global hedge fund industry association, has appointed three new directors to its global council, its governing body. »


Report

Eurex Clearing publishes study on capital efficiencies of central clearing

Eurex Clearing has published a study looking at maximising capital and cost efficiency through an integrated cross-product central counterparty (CCP) clearing service. »


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