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SkyBridge Capital sells majority stake with Anthony Scaramucci to step down immediately

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 16:52

The majority of global alternative firm SkyBridge Capital has been sold to  RON Transatlantic EG and HNA Capital. Financial terms of the transaction have not been disclosed but at the end of November SkyBridge managed or advised on USD12 billion. »

Michael Chin, Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters completes REDI acquisition

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 14:34

Thomson Reuters has completed its acquisition of REDI Holdings, allowing it to incorporate a cross-asset execution management system (EMS) into its buy-side trading capabilities. »

Financial services businesses see high levels of fraud and risk incidents in 2016

Financial services businesses see high levels of fraud and risk incidents in 2016

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 12:49

Fraud, cyber and security incidents are now the “new normal” for financial services companies across the world, according to the executives surveyed in the 2016/17 Kroll Annual Global Fraud and Risk Report. »

Hedge funds up 4.48 per cent in 2016

Hedge funds up 4.48 per cent in 2016

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 10:19

Hedge funds saw gains of 4.48 per cent in 2016, posting better performance compared to a modest 1.78 per cent gain during 2015, according to the latest Eurekahedge Report. »

Derek West, DTCC

DTCC appoints chief compliance officer for European global trade repository business

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:43

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has appointed Derek West, former senior director of derivatives oversight at the Quebec Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), as executive director and chief compliance officer for the firm’s European Global Trade Repository (GTR) business. »

Peter Zangari, MSCI

MSCI appoints head of securitised products research

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:27

MSCI has appointed David Zhang has head of securitised products research, a newly created role. »

Charles Owen, CoInvestor

EISWallet launches ahead of tax returns deadline

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:14

The team behind alternative investments platform CoInvestor have launched an online service, EISWallet.com, allowing investors and their financial advisers to record and manage all of their Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and unlisted investments digitally. »

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Apex completes global roll-out of web-based compliance solution

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:01

Apex Fund Services has completed its global implementation of Metrosoft’s compliance software, Fundsphere Compliance TA. »

Sean Inggs, IMS

The evolution of independent governance and board diversity

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 18:19

Individuals who serve as independent non-executive directors, like it or not, operate in a role which is constantly evolving. This evolution is not only in parallel with changes in investment funds business but also in terms of regulation and heightened scrutiny on the financial sector generally.    »

Global macro ahead in quiet start to the year, says Lyxor

Global macro ahead in quiet start to the year, says Lyxor

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 14:24

Hedge funds have experienced a quiet start to the year with the Lyxor Hedge Fund Index flat year to date, and the trends observed in Q4 of last year continuing to prevail in early 2017, according to Lyxor’s latest Weekly Brief. »

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