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Butterfield Fulcrum expands European sales team

Butterfield Fulcrum expands European sales team

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 16:02

Butterfield Fulcrum, an independent administrator for the alternative investment industry, has announced the appointment of William Montgomery as director of business development, and M »

Corazon Capital launches Managed Income Service

Corazon Capital launches Managed Income Service

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 15:56

Corazon Capital, the Channel Islands and Geneva based independent investment manager, has announced the launch of the Managed Income Service. »

Record number of hedge funds liquidated in 2008

Record number of hedge funds liquidated in 2008

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 15:53

Hedge fund industry consolidation continued through the end of 2008, with a record number of hedge funds liquidating in the fourth quarter, according to data released by Hedge Fund Rese »

BlueMountain Capital Management launches long-only corporate loan fund

BlueMountain Capital Management launches long-only corporate loan fund

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 12:00

BlueMountain Capital Management has launched the Blue Mountain Corporate Loan Fund which began trading on 16 March 2009.  »

LME steel billet contracts gain momentum

LME steel billet contracts gain momentum

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 12:00

Turnover since the launch of the London Metal Exchange's billet contracts in February 2008 now totals 1.3 million tonnes, or USD679m, with volumes increasing progressively since Decembe »

Hedge funds down 1.42 per cent in February

Hedge funds down 1.42 per cent in February

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 11:59

Hedge funds lost 1.42 per cent in February according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The index is now down 1.56 per cent in 2009. »

Advent Software expands client base in the Middle East

Advent Software expands client base in the Middle East

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 06:12

Advent Software, a provider of software and services for the global investment management industry, has announced that the total number of clients in the Middle East region has exceeded »

Silver poised to outperform gold

Silver poised to outperform gold

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 06:07

The Hennessee Group, an adviser to hedge fund investors, believes silver is currently under-priced relative to gold and is therefore advising clients to accumulate positions in the prec »

SmartPool appoints Lee Hodgkinson as chief executive

SmartPool appoints Lee Hodgkinson as chief executive

Tue, 17/03/2009 - 16:06

SmartPool, the European exchange-led dark pool for block trading set up by NYSE Euronext, BNP Paribas, HSBC and JP Morgan, has appointed Lee Hodgkinson as its new chief executive office »

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index down 0.88 per cent in February

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index down 0.88 per cent in February

Tue, 17/03/2009 - 16:01

Final performance for the Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index was down 0.88 per cent in February, according to Oliver Schupp, president of Credit Suisse Index. »

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In an extract from the Preqin Special Report: Asia-Pacific Hedge Funds, we provide an overview of the industry in Asia-Pacific, covering assets under management as well as key locations, strategies, fund structures and more.  ... »

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Assets under management for sovereign wealth funds globally reach USD6.31tn as of March 2015, increasing by more than USD900bn over the past 18 months. This information has been revealed in the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review, a comprehensive guide to these influential investors. ... »

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Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »

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