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LNG Capital appoints Grainger as co-manager of flagship fund

Wed, 10/12/2014 - 15:00

LNG Capital has appointed Holly Grainger as Co-Manager of its flagship LNG Europa Credit Fund. She will run the fund alongside LNG Capital’s CEO & Founder Louis Gargour.   »

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Liquidnet ramps up global trade execution, advisory and analytics capabilities

Wed, 10/12/2014 - 12:00

Liquidnet, the global institutional trading network, has launched Execution & Quantitative Services (EQS), a global group headed up by Rob Laible, who joined the company earlier this year.  »

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ING Investment Management hires convertible bond team

Wed, 10/12/2014 - 11:30

ING Investment Management (ING IM) has hired the convertible bond team from Avoca Convertible Bond Partners, adding a strategy to its range that offers equity upside participation with downside capital protection. »

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ICSA launches new qualifications for offshore finance professionals

Wed, 10/12/2014 - 10:30

ICSA, the Institute for professionals working in governance and compliance, is launching four new Level 4 (the equivalent of first year undergraduate) qualifications for offshore finance professionals.  »

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Hedge fund assets virtually unchanged in October, says eVestment

Wed, 10/12/2014 - 10:00

Aggregate hedge fund performance was positive 1.08% in November, ending the industry’s two-month decline, according to eVestment’s latest monthly Hedge Fund performance report. »

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Hedge funds attract USD250m in October but underperform S&P 500

Wed, 10/12/2014 - 09:00

The hedge fund industry took in USD250 million (0.01% of assets) in October, recovering from outflows of USD6.8 billion (0.2% of assets) in September, according to BarclayHedge and TrimTabs. »

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Europe’s exchanges generate turnover of EUR26.2 billion in Q3 2014, says EUSIPA

Wed, 10/12/2014 - 06:00

Trading in investment products and leverage products on European financial markets fell slightly in the third quarter of 2014. At EUR26.2 billion, the trading volume was down one per cent compared to the previous quarter.  »

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New institutional Prime-of-Prime Service launched by FxPro

Wed, 10/12/2014 - 06:00

FxPro Financial Services Ltd (FxPro) has launched FxPro Prime, a prime-of-prime offering that will leverage its exceptional pool of multiple stream tier one FX liquidity and open it up to institutional businesses. »

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Reduction in prime broker relationships spawns need for buy-side benchmarking and surveillance, says TABB Research

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 20:00

New capital and leverage ratios being mandated by the Basel III rules will penalise prime brokers whose securities financing operations will be incrementally included as risk exposure that requires a capital buffer.  »

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Intercontinental Exchange to sell remaining shares in Euronext

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 17:00

Intercontinental Exchange is to sell approximately 4.2 million shares in Euronext NV, representing approximately 6% of Euronext’s share capital, by way of an accelerated book-building to institutional investors. »

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