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Richard Katz, Powernext

TIGF to extend schedule of balancing operations on PEGAS as of 15 February

Thu, 16/02/2017 - 10:05

TIGF, the French natural gas system and storage operator, is to extend the operating schedule of market-based balancing operations on the Trading Region South hub via the PEGAS platform as of 15 February 2017.  »

Philippe Ferreira. Lyxor

Fixed income arbitrage outperforms in a rising rate environment, says Lyxor

Thu, 16/02/2017 - 09:52

Hedge fund performance is flat year to date, with Global Macro and CTAs down, while Fixed Income Arbitrage and Event Driven have outperformed, according to Lyxor’s latest Hedge Fund Brief. »

Joel Henkel, SEI

Bringing alternative investment investor relations and onboarding into the digital age

Thu, 16/02/2017 - 09:45

One of the persistent pain points for alternative fund managers is finding a way to streamline the investor onboarding process by automating the subscription document process. To date, this has remained a notoriously inefficient and error-prone set of processes, stymieing the ability for managers – both hedge funds and PERE funds – to bring investor capital into funds and put that capital to work in a timely fashion.  »

Eran Ben-Zour, Heptagon

Heptagon launches three new UCITS funds for Chicago and California based managers

Wed, 15/02/2017 - 14:22

Heptagon Capital has launched three new UCITS funds for US-based managers via it’s USD2 billion Irish UCITS fund company. This takes to 11 the total number of strategies now available to UCITS fund investors. »

Survey

Majority of fund managers see upcoming regulatory environment demanding more time, says Northern Trust survey

Wed, 15/02/2017 - 14:12

Close to 70 per cent of fund manager clients, prospective clients and consultants attending a Northern Trust event on regulation believe that the upcoming regulatory environment will demand more of their time, compared with time spent over the past year. »

Dave Walrod, JonesTrading

JonesTrading appoints new Head of Financial Services Research

Wed, 15/02/2017 - 14:09

JonesTrading Institutional Services has appointed David Walrod (pictured) as a Managing Director and Head of Financial Services Research in the firm’s New York office. »

Lee Hodgkinson, Euronext

Euronext partners with AX Trading to launch pan-European block trading MTF

Wed, 15/02/2017 - 14:08

Euronext has formed a strategic partnership with AX Trading, a US-based FinTech company, to create a new block trading service for equities.  »

Andrew Saker, IMF

Litigation funder Bentham launches USD200 million US investment vehicle

Wed, 15/02/2017 - 10:52

Australia-based litigation funder IMF Bentham, on behalf of its US affiliate Bentham IMF, has launched a USD200 million vehicle expressly to back its growing US portfolio. »

Michael Rees, Dyal Capital

Dyal Capital Partners closes Fund III with USD5.3bn

Wed, 15/02/2017 - 10:50

Dyal Capital Partners (Dyal), a division of Neuberger Berman Group, has closed Dyal Capital Partners III (PE), its third fund, with approximately USD5.3 billion of committed capital.  »

Greg Parsons, Semper Capital

Semper MBS Total Return Fund reaches USD700m AUM

Wed, 15/02/2017 - 10:42

Semper Capital Management’s Semper MBS Total Return Fund (the Fund) has reached USD700 Million AUM less than four months after reaching USD500 million AUM in October 2016. »

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