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Perseus plans to expand into 28 new markets

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:19

Last month Perseus, the world’s leading managed services provider of high-speed connectivity across the trade lifecycle, announced a USD20.5 million investment by Goldman Sachs. The capital injection is a sign of the growing importance of technology specialists as global markets seek to use faster, more secure managed services.  »

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Hedge fund assets up 0.35% in March

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 06:00

Total hedge fund assets increased 0.35 per cent in March of 2015 bringing the industry’s total assets under management to USD3.101 trillion, according to eVestment’s latest Hedge Fund Industry Asset Flows Summary Report. »

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dopay closes USD2 million seed round

Fri, 01/05/2015 - 19:00

dopay has secured USD2 million in seed funding from ACE & Company, Techstars Ventures and a syndicate of angel investors working for leading banks, private equity funds and hedge funds.  »

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Fund Recs launches Velocity platform for fund administrators

Fri, 01/05/2015 - 17:00

Fund Recs has launched Velocity, platform designed to facilitate the streamlined collection and reconciliation of data on funds serviced by administrators. »

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Citi hires Murray Roos as global head of sales for equities and prime finance

Fri, 01/05/2015 - 12:00

Citi has hired Murray Roos as Global Head of Sales for its Equities and Prime Finance divisions.  »

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Convergex Prime Services achieves record Q1 growth

Fri, 01/05/2015 - 09:00

Convergex, an agency-focused global brokerage and trading related services provider, has just completed its best-ever quarter of growth for its prime services business.  »

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PERE funds and Annex IV reporting

Fri, 01/05/2015 - 08:29

Demands and nuances of Annex IV reporting across Europe could lead to a steady adoption of an outsourcing model among PERE fund managers. »

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AIMA publishes updated guide for fund directors

Fri, 01/05/2015 - 06:00

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), the global hedge fund association, has published an updated Fund Directors’ Guide, which is designed to be used by investment managers, fund promoters and existing and prospective fund directors. »

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Maitland hires Scott Price to lead growth in US

Thu, 30/04/2015 - 16:00

Global advisory, fund administration and fiduciary services firm Maitland has hired Scott Price to spearhead its ambitious growth aims in the US market. Price will be joining the firm as Head of Business Development and Client Management for North America.  »

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Burren launches UCITS Fund in Dublin

Thu, 30/04/2015 - 15:00

Burren Capital Advisors has launched Global Arbitrage equities fund on the MontLake UCITS platform, an independent platform providing investors with access to a range of liquid, transparent and regulated investment products domiciled in Dublin.  »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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In an extract from the Preqin Special Report: Asia-Pacific Hedge Funds, we provide an overview of the industry in Asia-Pacific, covering assets under management as well as key locations, strategies, fund structures and more.  ... »

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Assets under management for sovereign wealth funds globally reach USD6.31tn as of March 2015, increasing by more than USD900bn over the past 18 months. This information has been revealed in the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review, a comprehensive guide to these influential investors. ... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015 – The Winners

Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: eVestment – The evolution of hedge fund investing

As revealed in this Hedgeweek Special Report sponsored by eVestment, the data, analytics and market intelligence provider to the institutional investment community, experts agree that investing in hedge funds represents a good way for institutions to access manager skill, which is key in constructing a diversified portfolio to achieve risk and return targets. ... »

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