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Docupace and Security Snapshot to extend cyber-security management solutions for financial services firms

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 22:00

Docupace Technologies is joining with computer security services company Security Snapshot to deliver cyber-security solutions for financial services firms.  »

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IFIA welcomes the EC’s Capital Markets Union Green Paper

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 21:00

The Irish Funds Industry Association (IFIA), the trade body representing the largest sector of the financial services industry in Ireland, has responded positively to the European Commission’s Green Paper on Capital Markets Union (CMU). »

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Dynasty Financial Partners appoints Scott Welch as CIO

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 12:00

Dynasty Financial Partners has appointed Scott D Welch as Chief Investment Officer. »

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Hedge funds lose USD850m in March

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 09:00

The hedge fund industry redeemed USD850 million (0.03% of assets) in March, a turnabout from February’s inflow of USD5.4 billion (0.2% of assets), according to the latest research from BarclayHedge and TrimTabs. »

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Concept Capital Markets adds trading and client support personnel

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 09:00

Concept Capital Markets has hired Robert Jones, David Circle and Eric Gross, all seasoned brokerage professionals who bring their own skill sets to the firm and will complement the firm’s existing team. »

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Chinese equity surge drives Asian hedge fund assets to record level

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 06:00

Hedge funds investing in China surged to a record monthly gain in April, as trading volume on the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect program soared and the Chinese Central Bank reduced interest rates. »

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Liquidnet builds out fixed income team with European senior sales hire

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 19:00

Mark Taylor (pictured) has joined Liquidnet as a senior member of the fixed income sales team. He will work with Constantinos Antoniades, Global Head of Fixed Income, Jonathan Gray, Head of Fixed Income EMEA, and the company's global sales team to grow Liquidnet's fixed income platform for buy-side institutions.  »

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Five out of seven IndexIQ investable hedge fund replication indexes positive in April

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 13:00

Five out of seven of IndexIQ’s proprietary family of investable hedge fund replication and alternative beta indexes recorded positive returns in April. »

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Working together for private equity

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 10:50

Guernsey Finance’s Dominic Wheatley (pictured) explains how the island is working with the BVCA for the future success of British private equity and venture capital. »

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Cyber security cited as No1 risk to financial markets, says DTCC

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 10:00

Almost half of the respondents (46 per cent) to the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation’s (DTCC) latest Systemic Risk Barometer Study cited cyber security as their top concern and 80 per cent of respondents rated it as a top five risk overall. »

MediaWatch WA awards 2015

See interviews and presentation at the Wealth Adviser 2015 awards ceremony, held at Sketch, Mayfair on the 15th May .... »

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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 11:00

This keynote Hedgeweek Special Report surveys the key technology products and software solutions available to hedge funds,, and drills down into each one through interviews and analysis to summarise their benefits to COOs, CTOs and CFOs at hedge funds... »

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Survey

Voting for the 5th edition of the Hedgeweek USA Awards, which recognise excellence among hedge fund managers and service providers around the world, is now open. ... »

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Locked door

Cybersecurity issues have existed as long as the internet. What seems to have changed in the last 18 months is not only that the nature of the breaches has become more sophisticated, but also the fact that hedge funds have become a much bigger target.  ... »

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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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