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Notable change in investor sentiment towards developed market equities valuation following sell-off

With developed market equities being increasingly regarded as overvalued throughout the first three quarters of 2014, Q4 marks a reversal of this trend, according to research by the CFA Society of the UK (CFA UK).  »


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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015

Voting for the 6th edition of the Hedgeweek Global Awards is now open. The Awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony to be held in London. »


S&P Capital IQ Special Report

Can credit signals be a canary in the coalmine for equity investors?

In this report  S&P Capital IQ examines how credit events can impact on the price of equities. The results are compelling. The report looks at the relationship between credit indicators and equity back-tested returns. ​ »


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New managed account regime for Jersey hedge fund managers

An exemption which will enable Jersey-regulated fund managers to be appointed in relation to managed accounts has now been introduced.   »


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VAM Group appoints marketing director to develop co-ordinated strategy for fund and trust businesses

VAM Group has appointed Stephen Kevan as Group Marketing Director. »


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Euronext launches dairy complex

Euronext is to launch a dairy derivatives complex in spring 2015, covering the three key dairy products currently traded in Europe and internationally: butter; skimmed milk powder; and whey powder. »


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USD, euro MMFs increase exposures to European banks in Q3 2014, says Moody’s

Credit profiles remain stable, but maturities lengthen in euro and sterling funds Paris, November 26, 2014 --  »


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LME approves China Merchants Securities as category 2 member

The London Metal Exchange (LME) has approved China Merchants Securities (UK) Limited (CMS) for category 2, associate broker clearing membership.  »


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Signia Wealth’s hedge fund proposition passes USD500m AUM

Signia Wealth has reached a major growth milestone, with its hedge fund proposition now passing GBP500 million in Assets under Management (AUM). »


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3 December is ICAP Charity Day

ICAP’s is holding it’s latest Charity Day – the single biggest annual fundraising event in the financial sector – on 3 December, when ICAP staff, customers and suppliers come together to raise money for a host of charities. »


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