Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: GLG hires from investment banks to fill Coffey's shoes

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: GLG hires from investment banks to fill Coffey's shoes

Moving to replace its outgoing star emerging-markets manager Greg Coffey, GLG Partners has tapped seasoned proprietary trader Driss Ben-Brahim from »


C.P. Eaton Partners adds chief operating and financial officer

C.P. Eaton Partners adds chief operating and financial officer

Rowayton, Connecticut-based placement agent C.P. »


Canada's Dynamic Funds launches fund of hedge funds

Canada's Dynamic Funds launches fund of hedge funds

Toronto-based Dynamic Funds has announced the launch of a hedge fund of funds, the Dynamic Alternative Opportunities Fund, which offers Canadian retail investors access to a basket of the »


OpHedge appoints Jack Li as head of P&L/valuations group

OpHedge appoints Jack Li as head of P&L/valuations group

Middle- and back-office hedge fund administrator OpHedge Investment Services has hired Jack Li as director of P&L and valuations. »


International Asset Management in management buyout from Fortis

International Asset Management in management buyout from Fortis

International Asset Management, one of the oldest fund of hedge funds managers, has completed a management buyout following a strategic review underway since the merger, completed in April »


Próxima Alfa Investments appoints Igor Ojereliev to launch emerging markets fund

Próxima Alfa Investments appoints Igor Ojereliev to launch emerging markets fund

Madrid-based Próxima Alfa Investments has announced the recruitment of Igor Ojereliev from Deutsche Bank with a view to launching the Global Emerging Markets Fund in the near future »


LaSalle Investment Management establishes special situations team

LaSalle Investment Management establishes special situations team

LaSalle Investment Management is to establish a special situations team for the UK and continental Europe that will primarily be responsible for evaluating potential corporate level acquis »


Sciens Capital Management announces acquisition of Atlas Capital institutional business

Sciens Capital Management announces acquisition of Atlas Capital institutional business

Diversified alternative asset manager Sciens Capital Management has concluded a definitive agreement to acquire the institutional investment management business of Atlas Capital Associates »


Partners Group sees assets grow despite exchange rate fluctuations and hedge fund outflows

Partners Group sees assets grow despite exchange rate fluctuations and hedge fund outflows

Switzerland-based alternative asset manager Partners Group has reported that its estimated net assets under management grew by CHF1bn to CHF25.4bn over the first half of the year, while di »


Harcourt launches asset-based lending fund of funds with Swiss investment foundation

Harcourt launches asset-based lending fund of funds with Swiss investment foundation

Harcourt Investment Consulting has launched Belmont (Lux) Asset Based Lending, a fund of funds invested in pure asset-based lending strategies. »


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