Euros

ACM tri-party repo volumes top EUR5bn over past month

Newedge and MTS have reported record trading volumes on their Agency Cash Management (ACM) platform for the tri-party repo market. »


Trading screens

BTIG expands futures and commodities desk

BTIG is expanding its futures and commodities desk with the hires of Eric Silverman and Jordan Lichtenstein. »


Globe

Ramius launches fundamental global macro strategy with Quadratic Capital

Ramius, the global investment management business of Cowen Group, has partnered with Quadratic Capital to launch an options-based, fundamental global macro strategy. »


Computer screen

Northern Trust to provide delegated client trade reporting through Sapient solution

Northern Trust has deployed a new compliance management reporting solution (CMRS), using technology developed by Sapient Global Markets. »


Electronic trading floor

Clearstream improves collateral management efficiency in line with Eurosystem changes

The European Central Bank (ECB) is to enable the use of triparty services for cross-border collateral pledges to national central banks. »


Handshake

SEI adds HF specialist to support growth in institutional outsourcing

SEI has appointed Andrew Daly to the firm’s US institutional advisory team. »


Gavel and scales

Barclays Capital charged with compliance failures following acquisition of Lehman’s advisory business

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged Barclays Capital with failing to maintain an adequate internal compliance system after its US wealth management business acquired the advisory business of Lehman Brothers in September 2008.  »


Green light

Wolf Hedge launches second hedge fund

Wolf Hedge, a management company for Seven Sages Long Short Fund, has launched its second fund, Wolf Hedge Global LP. »


Bitcoins

Global Advisors Bitcoin Investment Fund deploys first round of client capital

Global Advisors Bitcoin Investment Fund (GABI) completed its initial offer period in early September, and has now taken the first step to deploy the fund’s assets into bitcoins. »


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Data management and reporting solutions are key to achieving operational efficiency

It’s a fair assumption to say that the proliferation of hedge fund regulation has spurred technology providers to produce newer, innovative solutions.  »


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