Sidley Austin expands in London with hiring of hedge fund specialist

Sidley Austin has announced that Bruce Gardner has joined its London office from SJ Berwin as a partner in the investment funds, advisers and derivatives group, continuing his focus of the »


SuperDerivatives adds liquidation exit pricing to portfolio revaluation services

SuperDerivatives, a provider of derivatives pricing and of multi-asset front-office systems, risk management, revaluation and online options trading solutions, has announced it will provid »


Hedge funds "target of unreasonable criticism", says Aima

The Alternative Investment Management Association, the London-based international hedge fund industry body, says the sector is facing 'a renewed wave of unwarranted criticism at a time whe »


ING Investment Management hires William Bonde for fund of hedge funds group

ING Investment Management has announced the appointment of William Bonde as co-head of its fund of hedge funds business, working closely with co-head Harold Yoon as the group looks  t »


Icap to acquire equity derivatives broker Link

Leading interdealer broker Icap has agreed to acquire, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Intercapital, Link Asset and Securities Company, a specialist global equity derivatives broker fo »


RBC expands prime brokerage business with Global Prime Services Group

RBC Capital Markets has announced the creation of the RBC Global Prime Services Group to provide comprehensive support to hedge fund managers, mutual fund managers and institutional asset »


Former Merrill fixed-income chief Semerci joins Duet Asset Management as chief executive

London-based alternative asset management firm Duet Group has appointed Osman Semerci as a partner and chief executive. »


NorthPoint Trading hires former Bank of America prime brokerage executive

Keith Milko has joined NorthPoint Trading Partners, an Atlanta-based prime brokerage and fund services company, as director of client services. »


Barclay Hedge Fund Index down 2.40 per cent in March and 4.42 per cent for first quarter

Hedge funds lost on average 2.40 per cent in March, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by Fairfield, Iowa-based BarclayHedge, leaving the index down 4.42 per cent for the f »


Carlyle raises second fund targeting distressed debt and corporate opportunities

Private equity specialist Carlyle Group has raised USD1.35bn for Carlyle Strategic Partners II, its second distressed debt and corporate opportunities fund, following the closing of its fi »


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