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Investcorp hires chief risk officer for hedge funds business

Wed, 20/05/2015 - 09:00

Investcorp has appointed Sunil Gaglani in the newly-created role od chief risk officer of the firm’s hedge fund business. »

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Barclay CTA Index down 1.27% in April

Wed, 20/05/2015 - 06:00

Managed futures traders lost 1.27 per cent in April according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The Index is up 2.22 per cent year to date. »

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DBV-X to enhance collateral and liquidity management in Europe

Wed, 20/05/2015 - 06:00

DBV-X, a new EU regulated marketplace for collateral and secured deposits, is to go live in Europe later this year. Focused solely on funding and collateral needs, DBV-X will offer market participants access to a diverse range of counterparties and liquid assets.  »

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ITG becomes Bondcube US trading intermediary

Wed, 20/05/2015 - 06:00

ITG, the independent execution broker, has been appointed as a US trading intermediary for Bondcube’s buy-side to buy-side trades. »

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FIX Trading Community Survey reveals increasing take up of FIX in post-trade workflow

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 19:30

FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, has announced the results of its Global Post-Trade Survey used to determine the use of FIX in the post-trade workflow.  »

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The increase of buyout holding periods

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 18:52

The average time taken to exit private equity-backed buyout investments has increased year-on-year since 2008. In this extract from the Preqin Private Equity Spotlight: May 2015, Anna Strumillo and Ciantelle Lawrence conduct an in-depth analysis of buyout holding periods. »

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CRYEX to establish crypto currency exchange and clearinghouse

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 18:30

A new start-up in digital currency, CRYEX, has filed an application with the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (Finansinspektionen) to become one of the world’s first regulated crypto currency clearing organisations.  »

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Larger UK investors turning to gold as financial risks remain post-Election 

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 17:30

BullionVault.com, one of the world's largest physical online gold and silver markets, has seen an increase in the amount of larger investors turning to gold in the UK. »

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LPFA appoints Apollo as alternative credit manager

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 17:00

The London Pensions Fund Authority (LPFA) has selected an affiliate of Apollo Global Management as its alternative credit manager.  »

liquidity

Interactive Data set to launch liquidity indicators service

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 14:00

Interactive Data, a provider of fixed-income evaluated pricing, is to launch a new Indicators Service in July, leveraging the same fixed income evaluated pricing and reference data content that supports pricing and trading functions at buy-side and sell-side firms. »

MediaWatch WA awards 2015

See interviews and presentation at the Wealth Adviser 2015 awards ceremony, held at Sketch, Mayfair on the 15th May .... »

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