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Long and short straws

Long/short equity can offer better opportunity than long-only, says Credit Suisse

Tue, 24/08/2010 - 07:03

Long/short equity strategies appear to offer an alternative investment opportunity for equity investors versus long-only investing, a paper by Credit Suisse says. »

Paul Wilcox, chairman, Way Group

Way Group launches Absolute Return Portfolio Fund

Tue, 24/08/2010 - 06:10

The Way Group has launched the Absolute Return Portfolio Fund, one of three new investment funds to use a new tiered performance fee structure. »

Tim Levy, chief executive of Future Capital Partners

Future Capital chief executive set for Northwest Passage expedition

Tue, 24/08/2010 - 06:06

Tim Levy, chief executive of GBP6bn alternative investment firm Future Capital Partners, is about to embark on a expedition led by Bear Grylls through the Northwest Passage. »

Coal mine

Ginga goes live with electronic coal trading system

Tue, 24/08/2010 - 06:02

Ginga Petroleum, a company offering broking services for the energy markets from Singapore, has gone live with a trading screen for its coal brokers using Trayport’s GlobalVision Broker Trading System. »

Cobalt

LME reports encouraging start to cobalt and molybdenum trading

Mon, 23/08/2010 - 13:53

Cobalt and molybdenum have made an encouraging start to trading on the London Metal Exchange with volumes, liquidity and open interest building well since the launch on 22 February this year. »

Open lock

Merrion opens up High Alpha Fund

Mon, 23/08/2010 - 12:44

The Merrion High Alpha Fund reached its three year anniversary on 16 August, having delivered growth of 103 per cent since launch and 26.6 per cent per annum. »

Jigsaw pieces

Quintillion completes integration of Advent Geneva and HWM Mantra

Mon, 23/08/2010 - 06:53

Quintillion, a hedge fund administration firm, has completed the integration between HWM Mantra, its investor registration and incentive fee calculation system, and Advent Geneva, its accounting platform. »

Oil rig

Spectron launches European fuel oil desk

Mon, 23/08/2010 - 06:17

Spectron, the commodities brokerage, has extended its market coverage to include European fuel oil.  »

Money thumbs up

Eight out of ten hedge fund strategies positive in July

Sun, 22/08/2010 - 16:25

The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index gained 1.59 per cent in July, its highest performance since March 2010. »

Irish flag

Ireland removes requirement for non-resident declarations by fund investors

Sun, 22/08/2010 - 13:27

Dechert’s Declan O’Sullivan and Conor Durkin outline recent changes in revenue practice under which Irish funds may obtain an exemption from the Irish Revenue Commissioners making it easier for investors to subscribe for shares/units in an Irish fund. »

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