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CFTC appoints Scott Schneider director of public affairs

CFTC appoints Scott Schneider director of public affairs

Mon, 20/07/2009 - 11:33

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has appointed Scott Schneider to serve as director of public affairs. »

Survey reveals top five headaches for hedge fund CFOs

Survey reveals top five headaches for hedge fund CFOs

Mon, 20/07/2009 - 08:49

The five most vexing aspects of the investment climate for fund chief financial officers are regulations, transparency, complexity, investor timidity, and efficiency, according to a sur »

Tradition to provide end of day pricing to Prime Source

Tradition to provide end of day pricing to Prime Source

Mon, 20/07/2009 - 07:20

Prime Source, a NYSE Euronext company, and interdealer broker Tradition have formed a partnership whereby Tradition will provide end of day pricing of a range of financial products to P »

Prytania Investment Advisors selects CMA for CDS pricing

Prytania Investment Advisors selects CMA for CDS pricing

Mon, 20/07/2009 - 06:27

CMA, the credit information specialist, has been appointed by Prytania Investment Advisors, a London-based asset manager and risk advisory firm, to provide independent pricing, risk met »

Tortoise fund returns +25.4 per cent YTD

Tortoise fund returns +25.4 per cent YTD

Fri, 17/07/2009 - 17:03

Majedie Asset Management's Tortoise Fund is up 25.4 per cent over the last six months, according to figures released by the UK equity boutique. »

Brown Rudnick adds tax partner to London office

Brown Rudnick adds tax partner to London office

Fri, 17/07/2009 - 17:00

Brown Rudnick, an international law firm, has hired Tracy Fisher as a partner in the tax group based in the firm's London office. »

SYZ & CO establishes itself in Spain

SYZ & CO establishes itself in Spain

Fri, 17/07/2009 - 15:25

SYZ & CO has signed a strategic agreement with Spanish group N+1 to develop its asset management activities in Spain by providing discretionary or advisory mandates for large family »

Barclay CTA Index slips 0.87 per cent in June

Barclay CTA Index slips 0.87 per cent in June

Fri, 17/07/2009 - 13:54

Managed futures continued their choppy performance in 2009, losing 0.87 per cent in June, according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. »

JD Capital and FCA form strategic relationship

JD Capital and FCA form strategic relationship

Fri, 17/07/2009 - 13:04

JD Capital Management and FRM Capital Advisors, a division of Financial Risk Management, have formed a strategic relationship that will provide JD Capital with an inflow of assets under »

Cairn to provide advisory services for BayernLB

Cairn to provide advisory services for BayernLB

Fri, 17/07/2009 - 11:13

Cairn Financial Products, the specialist credit asset manager, has been appointed to provide advisory services to BayernLB in respect of the management and unwinding of its multi-billion e »

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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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