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Over 225 investment managers now using Omgeo Alert for FX settlement instructions

Omgeo, the global standard for institutional post-trade efficiency, today announced that  »

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SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator measures 5.05%

The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for November 2014 measured 5.05%, up from 3.12% in October. »

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Howard Kennedy strengthens Financial Regulation and Investment Funds team

Law firm Howard Kennedy has strengthened its Financial Regulation and Investment Funds team with the appointment of financial regulation specialist Daniel Hirschfield.  »


Amundi gives a more global scope to its alternative investments business development

Amundi is giving a more global scope to its Alternative Investment specialised subsidiary with the appointment in its London office of Michael Hart as Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Global Head of Business Development. »


Owen launches REALPortal Platform

Ocwen Financial Corporation has re-launched a free database of loan-level data for mortgages serviced by Ocwen in private label mortgage-backed securities (MBS), powered by the REALPortal platform. »

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SEC suspends trading in companies touting operations related to prevention or treatment of Ebola

The Securities and Exchange Commission has suspended trading in four companies that claim to be developing products or services in response to the Ebola outbreak, citing a lack of publicly available information. »

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Deutsche Börse acquires minority stake in R5FX

Deutsche Börse AG has purchased a minority stake in R5FX Ltd, a London based FinTech firm specialising in emerging currencies, for an amount in the single-digit millions (GBP). »

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Volatility trading and quantitative macro hedge funds outperform in October

An increase in market volatility during October helped the Newedge Volatility Trading Index post strong positive returns for the month of October, with an increase of 1.12%, its best month since January 2012. »

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Genpact and Lombard Risk launch collateral management solution for capital markets

Genpact Limited and Lombard Risk Management have teamed up to provide a new solution to help financial services firms optimise their collateral management operations. »

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Blackstone backed Asia fund returns 15 per cent YTD… Indian equities boost Asian funds…

Senrigan Capital Group Ltd, the Asia event-driven hedge fund backed by Blackstone Group LP, returned 15 per cent in the first 10 months of this year, reports Bloomberg. »

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