Joined hands

Virtus and SunGard to offer integrated bank debt service

Fixed income asset administrative and middle-office services and data provider Virtus Partners is teaming up with VPM, SunGard’s asset management business, to offer an integrated bank debt service. »


Wheat

Crop producer confidence slumps as commodity prices drop

Overall agriculture producer confidence has fallen considerably since March following significant drops in commodity prices and in anticipation of record corn and soybean harvests this fall. »


Survey

Investor demand fuelling dramatic growth of hedge fund liquid alternatives, says DB study

The percentage of participating investors allocating liquid alternative investments rose from 28 per cent to 51 per cent year-on-year, according to a study by Deutsche Bank. »


Gavel

SEC charges HF manager with bilking investors and portfolio pumping

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged a Minneapolis-based hedge fund manager, his investment advisory firm and an accomplice with bilking investors in two hedge funds out of more than USD1m.  »


Meeting

Gallatin Advisers rebrands as PivotalPath

Hedge fund advisory firm Gallatin Advisers has changed its name to PivotalPath (Americas) LLC and appointed Jonathan Caplis as its chief operating officer. »


Announcement

Strand Partners re-launches as Hannam and Partners

International resource and emerging markets focused advisory firm Strand Partners is re-launching with a new brand, Hannam and Partners. »


Computer screen

Broadridge launches performance and attribution solution for hedge funds and investment managers

Broadridge Financial Solutions has launched Broadridge Investment Management Solutions (IMS) Performance Reporting, exclusively designed for institutional asset managers. »


Index

Solactive launches hedge fund replication index

Solactive AG has launched the Solactive Hedge Fund Holdings US Index, which will be used as underlying by Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking for swaps, options and certificates. »


Handshake and money

Deutsche Bank wins fund services mandate from TIAA-CREF

Deutsche Bank has secured a fund services mandate from TIAA-CREF, one of the largest retirement systems in the US with approximately USD613 billion of assets under management. »


Ireland flag

HSBC appoints Tony McDonnell as MD of Securities Services Ireland

HSBC has appointed Tony McDonnell as managing director for HSBC Securities Services (Ireland) Limited (HSSI). »


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