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Amid slowing growth and restructuring, Cayman's appeal endures

Amid slowing growth and restructuring, Cayman's appeal endures

Mon, 15/12/2008 - 13:45

The hedge fund industry may be starting to feel the full impact of the global credit crunch and concomitant economic downturn but there is no sign that the sector's difficulties are calling into qu »

Providing comfort in distressed markets

Providing comfort in distressed markets

Mon, 15/12/2008 - 13:42

The unrelenting turbulence in the global financial markets is showing no signs of ceasing. »

Eurex and Korea Exchange announce cooperation in derivatives trading

Eurex and Korea Exchange announce cooperation in derivatives trading

Mon, 15/12/2008 - 12:00

Derivatives exchange Eurex and Korea Exchange have announced a product cooperation agreement covering trading and clearing derivatives. »

Merchant bank to focus on alternative asset management restructuring

Merchant bank to focus on alternative asset management restructuring

Mon, 15/12/2008 - 11:58

Grisons Peak, the financial services investment bank, and IGS Group, an alternative assets advisory business, have announced the launch of Alternative Investment Merchant Banking.< »

Alliance Development and William Snyder fined USD3.65m in anti-fraud action

Alliance Development and William Snyder fined USD3.65m in anti-fraud action

Mon, 15/12/2008 - 05:58

Alliance Development of Nevada and William Snyder of Washington have been ordered to pay restitution of USD550,000 and civil monetary penalties of USD1.65m and USD1.45m respectively to »

SEC charges Bernard L Madoff for multi-billion dollar Ponzi scheme

SEC charges Bernard L Madoff for multi-billion dollar Ponzi scheme

Fri, 12/12/2008 - 13:15

The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged Bernard L Madoff and his investment firm, Bernard L Madoff Investment Securities, with securities fraud for a multi-billion dollar Pon »

Appleby to focus on international corporate and private wealth markets from Zurich

Appleby to focus on international corporate and private wealth markets from Zurich

Fri, 12/12/2008 - 00:58

Offshore law firm Appleby will open its latest office in Zurich on December 15, headed by partner Jonathan Vanderkar, who has been a member of the banking and asset finance team in the fir »

NYSE Euronext migrates European bonds onto Universal Trading Platform

NYSE Euronext migrates European bonds onto Universal Trading Platform

Thu, 11/12/2008 - 16:04

NYSE Euronext has migrated its European bond products onto its new Universal Trading Platform. »

CFA Institute and EDHEC Business School offer alternative investment seminar

CFA Institute and EDHEC Business School offer alternative investment seminar

Thu, 11/12/2008 - 16:00

CFA Institute and the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre are extending their partnership in executive education events to include an annual course on alternative investment »

Mark Devonshire takes distressed debt fund to Harbour Capital

Mark Devonshire takes distressed debt fund to Harbour Capital

Thu, 11/12/2008 - 12:00

Former Merrill Lynch prop desk co-head Mark Devonshire has taken his new distressed debt fund to Harbour Capital, the London-based hedge fund investment management platform. »

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Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Tue, 24/02/2015 - 19:14

New regulations are allowing hedge fund managers and institutional investors to take advantage of fresh opportunities in the Swiss market, from innovative new fund platforms to new fund strategies and structures that provide significant portfolio diversification opportunities... »

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The attraction of incubator platforms has increased noticeably in recent years. New hedge funds face a Sisyphus-like task getting up and running as global regulation and compliance pushes costs up, whilst investors simultaneously expect to see institutional quality operations in place from day one.    ... »

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How to Access Europe using third party AIFMs

Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »

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Richard A Kimball Jr, CEO, HEXL

Healthcare costs continue to spiral out of control and yet still achieve relatively poor outcomes, says Richard A Kimball Jr (pictured), CEO of HEXL… ... »

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Six trends shaping the next generation

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 08:01

Just 20 years ago, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were novelties. Now, after two decades of explosive growth, they are firmly entrenched in the asset management landscape. Total US-listed ETF assets reached a record-setting USD2.0 trillion at the end of 2014, up from USD1.7 trillion a year earlier, and inflows totaled USD244 billion for the year. European ETFs also saw record flows in 2014; they attracted USD61.4 billion in new assets, more than three times the 2013 total. ... »

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