Sign up for free newsletter

newsLatest site

Trades via DTCC’S Global Transaction Services up 16 per cent in 2015

Trades via DTCC’S Global Transaction Services up 16 per cent in 2015

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 16:32

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation’s (DTCC) Global Transaction Services, a full-service straight-through-processing (STP) offering automating trade lifecycle events between firms, processed 817 million trades in 2015, up 16 per cent since the end of 2014.  »

Asset Managers should invest now to capture future growth opportunities, says SimCorp paper

Asset Managers should invest now to capture future growth opportunities, says SimCorp paper

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 16:31

Challenges presented by the financial crisis have largely been met and firms need to focus on the positive long-term prospects despite short-term inhibitors to growth. »

Why NYCERS should reconsider exiting all hedge funds

Why NYCERS should reconsider exiting all hedge funds

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 16:25

By Donald A. Steinbrugge, CFA, Managing Partner, Agecroft Partners – I would like to share some thoughts regarding New York City Employees Retirement System (NYCERS) voting to exit all hedge funds.  »

All hedge fund strategies up, CTAs skip a beat, says Lyxor

All hedge fund strategies up, CTAs skip a beat, says Lyxor

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 16:22

The Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was up 0.3 per cent in March, with nine out of 11 Lyxor Indices ending the month in positive territory, according the April edition of the Lyxor Alternative Industry Barometer. »

Melissa Hill, Sabre

Gravitational waves

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 11:19

Hedge funds are adapting their business operations in response to changing investor dynamics. »

New fund liquidity report from EFAMA and ICMA outlines tools available to manage liquidity risk

New fund liquidity report from EFAMA and ICMA outlines tools available to manage liquidity risk

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 09:25

A new report from the International Capital Markets Association (ICMA) and the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) has outlined the legislative requirements and market-based tools available to manage liquidity risk in investment funds in Europe.  »

Elliott announces support for Mitel-Polycom transaction

Elliott announces support for Mitel-Polycom transaction

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 09:22

Multi-strategy hedge fund manager Elliott Management Corporation, which holds an approximately 6.6 per cent interest in Polycom, Inc common stock and an approximately 9.7 per cent interest in Mitel Networks common stock has announced its support for the Mitel-Polycom transaction. »

Charles Mautz

Macroeconomics & emerging markets

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 09:01

When considering how to "supercharge" the alternative funds industry, one region that continues to offer growth potential is Emerging Markets. There are myriad opportunities to harvest yield, but equally there are plenty of risks to navigate. As such, fund managers will need to take a measured, country-by-country, sector-by-sector approach in 2016 to realise gains.  »

CONCERT Global expands alternative investments offering via alliance with iCapital Network

CONCERT Global expands alternative investments offering via alliance with iCapital Network

Fri, 15/04/2016 - 16:24

CONCERT Global, a Silicon Valley-based advisory technology firm, has formed an alliance with iCapital Network to deliver a complete alternative investments solution to CONCERT’s growing network of independent advisors and broker/dealers. »

Man Group FUM at 78.6bn in Q1

Man Group FUM at 78.6bn in Q1

Fri, 15/04/2016 - 16:18

Man Group has reported funds under management (FUM) of USD78.6 billion as at 31 March 2016, down slightly from the company’s 31 December total of USD78.7 billion. »

events
3 days 5 hours from now - Luxembourg
4 days 5 hours from now - New York
4 days 5 hours from now - New York
1 week 2 days from now - New York
listingsdirectory
UBS Global Asset Management
Fri, 06/05/2016 - 14:19
RFA (Richard Fleischman & Associates)
Tue, 05/04/2016 - 14:25
Calastone
Mon, 29/02/2016 - 15:20
training
Mon, 16/05/2016   - London
specialreports
other gfm publications