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Carey Olsen appoints John Kelleher as chairman

Carey Olsen appoints John Kelleher as chairman

Wed, 22/07/2009 - 17:16

John Kelleher has been appointed as chairman of law firm Carey Olsen, which has offices in Guernsey, Jersey and London. »

Hedge fund industry assets surge in Q2, says HFR

Hedge fund industry assets surge in Q2, says HFR

Wed, 22/07/2009 - 15:29

Assets invested in the hedge fund industry increased by USD100bn in the second quarter of 2009, ending at USD1.43trn, according to figures from Hedge Fund Research. »

Morningstar 1000 Hedge Fund Index posts largest quarterly increase

Morningstar 1000 Hedge Fund Index posts largest quarterly increase

Wed, 22/07/2009 - 13:03

The Morningstar 1000 Hedge Fund Index posted its largest quarterly increase in the second quarter of 2009, up 9.25 per cent. »

Surge in algorithmic trading boosts electronic platforms

Surge in algorithmic trading boosts electronic platforms

Wed, 22/07/2009 - 12:01

A surge in algorithmic trading helped drive a significant increase in the share of US equity trading volumes executed via electronic platforms last year, according to the results of Gre »

Bermuda passes company and partnership legislation

Bermuda passes company and partnership legislation

Wed, 22/07/2009 - 11:39

The Bermuda government has passed a series of legislative amendments to improve the efficiency of international business in Bermuda.  »

BlackRock second quarter income at USD1.59 per share

BlackRock second quarter income at USD1.59 per share

Wed, 22/07/2009 - 08:41

BlackRock has reported second quarter 2009 net income of USD218m, or USD1.59 per diluted common share. »

Long/short equity managers benefit from shift to defensives

Long/short equity managers benefit from shift to defensives

Wed, 22/07/2009 - 08:23

Long/short equity managers who maintained a cautious stance through the recent market run-up appeared to be positioned to profit as markets shifted from cyclicals to defensives in June, »

Managed futures managers struggle in June, says Lipper Tass

Managed futures managers struggle in June, says Lipper Tass

Wed, 22/07/2009 - 07:15

Managed futures managers were hit in June by the lack of a clear trend as intra-month volatility spikes resumed across a number of asset classes, according to a report from Lipper Tass. »

Cantor Fitzgerald creates prime brokerage business

Cantor Fitzgerald creates prime brokerage business

Wed, 22/07/2009 - 06:44

Cantor Fitzgerald has appointed Noel Kimmel as senior managing director to head its new prime brokerage business. »

Barclays Wealth appoints head of global investment and product office

Barclays Wealth appoints head of global investment and product office

Tue, 21/07/2009 - 17:10

Barclays Wealth, the global wealth manager and adviser, has appointed Mitch Cox as managing director and head of the global investment and product office. »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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