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Steve Nadal

Hedge fund managers addressing investor concerns, says study

Thu, 26/02/2015 - 09:00

A growing number of new hedge funds offered by US-based managers implemented management fee structures that decrease as fund assets grow, according to a new study by Seward & Kissel. »

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FCA fines Aviva Investors GBP17.6m for systems and controls failings

Thu, 26/02/2015 - 09:00

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined Aviva Investors Global Services (Aviva Investors) GBP17,607,000 for systems and controls failings that meant it failed to manage conflicts of interest fairly.  »

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Man Group FUM up 35% in 2014

Thu, 26/02/2015 - 06:00

Man Group has reported an increase in funds under management (FUM) of 35% to USD72.9 billion for the year ended 31 December 2014. »

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Hong Kong’s Value Partners Group selects Charles River’s Investment Management Solution

Wed, 25/02/2015 - 20:00

Value Partners Group has selected The Charles River Investment Management Solution (Charles River IMS) for portfolio management, trading, compliance, and performance measurement and attribution. »

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Eze Castle Integration launches hedge fund cybersecurity educational series

Wed, 25/02/2015 - 19:00

Eze Castle Integration has launched its Hedge Fund Cybersecurity Educational Series to guide the hedge fund industry through the complex cybersecurity environment.  »

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Has the China RRR cut put a bottom in copper?

Wed, 25/02/2015 - 17:00

By Jasper Lawler, Market Analyst, CMC Markets – In a week that sees reports from major mining companies including BHP Billiton and Vale, Jasper Lawler looks at the outlook for copper given the recent sharp decline in prices and the action taken by the Chinese central bank. »

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BATS Global Markets names Chris Colcannon as CEO, Joe Ratterman as chairman

Wed, 25/02/2015 - 14:30

BATS Global Markets’ (BATS) President Chris Concannon is to be appointed to the additional role of chief executive officer, effective 31 March31, 2015.  »

Survey

Annual Hedge Fund Investor Survey: What the evolving investor landscape means to an emerging manager

Wed, 25/02/2015 - 13:33

Once again, Global Prime Partners and Bougeville Consulting joined forces to prepare this third annual survey for Hedgeweek. We spent the back end of last year compiling and analysing feedback, thoughts and remarks gathered from the world of hedge fund investors, with a view to anticipating trends in the demand for hedge fund products. »

Ben Mays

Carey Olsen launches BVI litigation practice

Wed, 25/02/2015 - 13:30

Offshore law firm Carey Olsen has expanded its global litigation offering with the launch of its British Virgin Islands (BVI) litigation and insolvency practice.  »

Jasper Lawler, CMC Markets

Has the China RRR cut put a bottom in copper?

Wed, 25/02/2015 - 12:17

By Jasper Lawler, Market Analyst, CMC Markets – In a week that sees reports from major mining companies including BHP Billiton and Vale, Jasper Lawler looks at the outlook for copper given the recent sharp decline in prices and the action taken by the Chinese central bank. »

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Special report
Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Tue, 24/02/2015 - 19:14

New regulations are allowing hedge fund managers and institutional investors to take advantage of fresh opportunities in the Swiss market, from innovative new fund platforms to new fund strategies and structures that provide significant portfolio diversification opportunities... »

Article

The attraction of incubator platforms has increased noticeably in recent years. New hedge funds face a Sisyphus-like task getting up and running as global regulation and compliance pushes costs up, whilst investors simultaneously expect to see institutional quality operations in place from day one.    ... »

Special report
How to Access Europe using third party AIFMs

Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »

Comment
Richard A Kimball Jr, CEO, HEXL

Healthcare costs continue to spiral out of control and yet still achieve relatively poor outcomes, says Richard A Kimball Jr (pictured), CEO of HEXL… ... »

Article

Six trends shaping the next generation

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 08:01

Just 20 years ago, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were novelties. Now, after two decades of explosive growth, they are firmly entrenched in the asset management landscape. Total US-listed ETF assets reached a record-setting USD2.0 trillion at the end of 2014, up from USD1.7 trillion a year earlier, and inflows totaled USD244 billion for the year. European ETFs also saw record flows in 2014; they attracted USD61.4 billion in new assets, more than three times the 2013 total. ... »

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