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Hedge fund assets up USD6.86bn in April

Hedge fund assets up USD6.86bn in April

Thu, 26/05/2016 - 09:28

While investors redeemed just under USD1.9 billion from hedge funds in April, performance gains helped boost assets by USD6.86 billion, bringing total hedge fund industry assets to USD2.986 trillion, according to eVestment’s latest Hedge Fund Flows report. »

Deborah Zurkow to head Alternatives group at AllianzGI

Deborah Zurkow to head Alternatives group at AllianzGI

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 16:17

Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) CIO and Head of Infrastructure Debthas appointed Deborah Zurkow (pictured) is to take on a new, broader role, becoming head of the Alternatives pillar within the firm’s global investment platform.  »

Malta’s new NAIF framework addresses speed to market issues, says MPG

Malta’s new NAIF framework addresses speed to market issues, says MPG

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 16:12

Malta has addressed one of the biggest issues in European fund management – the speed to market – with its new Notified Alternative Investment Funds (NAIF) framework, according to Jeremy Leach, Chief Executive Officer of the Managing Partners Group (MPG). »

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Three-stage evolution of the hedge fund operating model

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 11:43

Over the last decade the approach to running a hedge fund’s operations has changed markedly, thanks largely to improvements in technology. »

Global Prime Partners selects RSRCHXchange to access institutional research

Global Prime Partners selects RSRCHXchange to access institutional research

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 09:23

Boutique prime broker Global Prime Partners has signed a partnership with RSRCHXchange, the online marketplace for institutional research, to provide its growing client base with access to research content.   »

Third annual FTSE Russell survey signals smart beta 'turning point' for asset owners

Third annual FTSE Russell survey signals smart beta 'turning point' for asset owners

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 09:21

According to FTSE Russell’s third annual global institutional market survey, the percentage of asset owners currently evaluating smart beta has doubled from 15 per cent at the first survey in 2014 to 36 per cent in 2016, and 62 per cent of asset owners with an existing smart beta allocation are now evaluating additional allocations. »

Lindsay Chamings joins Andersen Tax San Francisco as MD

Lindsay Chamings joins Andersen Tax San Francisco as MD

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 09:20

Lindsay Chamings has joined Andersen Tax as a Managing Director in the Alternative Investment Funds Practice in the firm’s San Francisco office.  »

Object Trading Platform goes live at TMX Group’s Co-Location Centre for Montréal Exchange access

Object Trading Platform goes live at TMX Group’s Co-Location Centre for Montréal Exchange access

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 09:14

Object Trading has expanded its Direct Market Access (DMA) Service Platform and is now offering fully managed services at TMX Group’s co-location centre for access to the Montréal Exchange (MX).  »

Dave Welling and Robert Roley named co-heads of SS&C Advent

Dave Welling and Robert Roley named co-heads of SS&C Advent

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 16:12

SS&C Technologies Holdings, a provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, has named Dave Welling and Robert Roley as co-heads of SS&C Advent.  »

Clint Carlson appointed to board of HFSB

Clint Carlson appointed to board of HFSB

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 16:07

The Hedge Fund Standards Board (HFSB) has appointed Clint Carlson (pictured), Founder of Carlson Capital, an USD8 billion alternative asset management firm based in Texas, to its Board.  »

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