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Bernard L. Madoff

Investment managers and advisers sued over plan investments with Madoff

Sun, 24/10/2010 - 11:12

The US Department of Labor has sued Beacon Associates Management, Andover Associates Management, Ivy Asset Management, J.P. Jeanneret Associates and the principals of the four companies for causing dozens of pension, health and other employee benefit plan clients to lose hundreds of millions of dollars through investments with Bernard L. Madoff and his firm. »

Fireworks

Hedge funds end third quarter with a bang

Sun, 24/10/2010 - 10:30

September closed out a profitable quarter for hedge funds, with the Morningstar 1000 Hedge Fund Index rising 5.2 per cent in September and 7.6 per cent over the third quarter. September closed out a profitable quarter for hedge funds, with the Morningstar 1000 Hedge Fund Index rising 5.2 per cent in September and 7.6 per cent over the third quarter. »

Market

Secondary market gains five per cent in September

Fri, 22/10/2010 - 06:19

A brisk month of trading on the secondary market saw investors move funds in all available asset classes, according to Hedgebay’s Global Hedge Fund Secondary Market Index, with private equity and credit strategies particularly popular. »

Finance graph

Investment firm Zedd Capital launches

Fri, 22/10/2010 - 05:59

Zedd Capital has launched to provide absolute return investment management services for retail investors and professional clients. »

UBS office block

UBS in talks with prop. traders setting up hedge funds, continues Asia PB expansion with 11 hires this year

Thu, 21/10/2010 - 16:09

Switzerland’s largest bank, UBS, has been one of the most active prime brokerages in Asia Pacific, with new hires across the board from capital sales through to I.T. and legal. »

Japan flag

Japanese startup numbers set to exceed previous high of 2006

Thu, 21/10/2010 - 16:08

Japan looks set to exceed the 2006 high watermark in terms of startup numbers this year, with 27 expected to be launched by year-end. 2006 recorded 25 startups. »

Electronic trading floor

BGC Partners launches fully electronic dollar interest rate options

Thu, 21/10/2010 - 16:05

BGC Partners, an intermediary to the wholesale financial markets, has executed its first fully electronic dollar interest rate option trade. »

Hong Kong at night

“Equity markets asleep at the wheel,” says Standard Chartered’s Global Head of Equities Commodities Research

Thu, 21/10/2010 - 16:02

Speaking at this week’s Bloomberg Hedge Funds Asia Summit in Hong Kong, two leading Asia-based commodities hedge fund managers agreed that supply issues would create higher commodity p »

Tokyo

Japan’s Orix Investment Corporation to buy US Mariner hedge fund

Thu, 21/10/2010 - 16:01

In a further sign that the hedge fund industry is beginning to consolidate Tokyo-based Orix Investment Corporation has de »

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