Tremont appoints Scott Metchick as chief investment officer

Tremont appoints Scott Metchick as chief investment officer

Fund of hedge funds manager Tremont Capital Management has appointed as chief investment officer Scott R. »


Hedge fund platform Harbour Capital becomes first in Europe to offer Sophis technology

Hedge fund platform Harbour Capital becomes first in Europe to offer Sophis technology

Harbour Capital Partners, a London-based hedge fund platform, has teamed up with Sophis, a provider of portfolio and risk management programmes, to offer an integrated asset management sys »


GAM launches Multi-Environmental funds of funds for public investment

GAM launches Multi-Environmental funds of funds for public investment

London-based multi-manager specialist GAM has announced that GAM Multi-Environmental, which invests in the growing sector of funds focusing on alpha generation from environmental themes, i »


TriAlpha makes Global Property Strategy Fund available on Transact

TriAlpha makes Global Property Strategy Fund available on Transact

TriAlpha, the asset management arm of the Stonehage Group, has announced that its recently-launched property fund of hedge funds, the TriAlpha Global Property Strategy Fund, is now availab »


3i merges fund administrator Fulcrum with Bermuda neighbour Butterfield Fund Services

3i merges fund administrator Fulcrum with Bermuda neighbour Butterfield Fund Services

Private equity firm 3i, owner of hedge fund administrator Fulcrum Group, has announced the signing of an agreement for the Bermuda-based firm to merge with near neighbour Butterfield Fund »


New opportunities for administrators as appeal of regulated funds grows

New opportunities for administrators as appeal of regulated funds grows

With the global financial markets remaining fragile, it is still unclear to what extent the secondary effects of the credit crunch will impact the fund industry in Luxembourg, but industry experts are »


SIFs confirm Luxembourg's role as alternative fund domicile

SIFs confirm Luxembourg's role as alternative fund domicile

Already the world's second-ranking financial centre behind only the US for the domicile and servicing of investment funds, with some 11,800 funds and sub-funds and assets under management totalling EU »


Taking the advantage in troubled times, by Claude Noesen, Director Sales & Relationship Management, Prime Fund Solutions, Fortis

Taking the advantage in troubled times, by Claude Noesen, Director Sales & Relationship Management, Prime Fund Solutions, Fortis

Within the last 12 months, the financial world had to weather a storm that is unprecedented in history. »


SIF: Booming onshore, regulated fund for alternative strategies, by Pierre de Backer, Transaction Manager, Equity Fund Services

SIF: Booming onshore, regulated fund for alternative strategies, by Pierre de Backer, Transaction Manager, Equity Fund Services

With nearly EUR2trn in assets under administration in investment funds, Luxembourg has long attracted investors worldwide in traditional asset classes. »


Legislator adds to flexibility in hedge fund structuring, by Rémi Chevalier and Olivier Sciales, partners with the law firm of Chevalier & Sciales

Legislator adds to flexibility in hedge fund structuring, by Rémi Chevalier and Olivier Sciales, partners with the law firm of Chevalier & Sciales

Solidly established as a global leader in the investment funds world, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg has recently been seeing an increasing number of hedge funds, and especially funds of real estate fu »


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