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Harewood Solutions to launch BNP Paribas Comac Fund

Harewood Solutions to launch BNP Paribas Comac Fund

Thu, 09/04/2009 - 12:45

Harewood Solutions, a London-based subsidiary of BNP Paribas, is planning to launch the BNP Paribas Comac Fund, a long/short commodities fund that provides investors with access to the »

Retrenchment theme to dominate global asset management dealflow, says Jefferies Putnam Lovell

Retrenchment theme to dominate global asset management dealflow, says Jefferies Putnam Lovell

Thu, 09/04/2009 - 07:01

With banks and insurers offloading desirable asset management franchises to raise capital, 2009 is shaping up as a year with fewer, albeit headline-grabbing M&A transactions, follow »

Hennessee Hedge Fund Index up +1.37 per cent in March

Hennessee Hedge Fund Index up +1.37 per cent in March

Thu, 09/04/2009 - 07:00

Hennessee Group, a consultant and adviser to direct investors in hedge funds, has announced that the Hennessee Hedge Fund Index advanced +1.37 per cent in March (+1.09 per cent YTD). »

Australian absolute return funds indicate positive performance for March

Australian absolute return funds indicate positive performance for March

Thu, 09/04/2009 - 06:46

Early indicators are that performance from Australian absolute return funds in March was positive, although well below the performance of the ASX200 and the S in the US, according to Au »

Newedge CTA indices fall more than two per cent in March

Newedge CTA indices fall more than two per cent in March

Wed, 08/04/2009 - 17:03

Newedge says the AlternativeEdge Short-Term Traders Index finished the month of March down 2.19 percent (-1.34 percent YTD), while the CTA Index posted its first negative month since Au »

List Group to provide connectivity to London Stock Exchange markets

List Group to provide connectivity to London Stock Exchange markets

Wed, 08/04/2009 - 17:01

List Group, a multi-asset technology provider, has been accredited by the London Stock Exchange Group to provide connectivity to the Exchange's markets, including the Italian markets ac »

Second Dexion fund passes continuation vote

Second Dexion fund passes continuation vote

Wed, 08/04/2009 - 16:57

Dexion has announced that 95 per cent of shareholders have voted in favour of the Dexion Absolute GBP fund, making it the second fund to pass its continuation vote. »

VCM Fund Management announces removal of redemption fees

VCM Fund Management announces removal of redemption fees

Wed, 08/04/2009 - 13:04

London-based hedge fund group VCM Fund Management has announced the removal of all redemption and transfer fees for all funds on its hedge fund platform. »

Preliminary injunction issued against two Nevada firms in USD20m Ponzi scheme

Preliminary injunction issued against two Nevada firms in USD20m Ponzi scheme

Wed, 08/04/2009 - 12:47

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has announced that on 1 April 2009, a federal court judge in Knoxville, Tennessee issued a preliminary injunction against defendant Centurion »

SEC obtains asset freeze in Ponzi scheme targeting Chinese-American community

SEC obtains asset freeze in Ponzi scheme targeting Chinese-American community

Wed, 08/04/2009 - 06:50

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has obtained an asset freeze to halt a multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme and affinity fraud targeting members of the Chinese-American community »

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