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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 »

HSBC Global Asset Management launches global currency fund

HSBC Global Asset Management launches global currency fund

Wed, 08/04/2009 - 06:46

HSBC Global Asset Management has launched a global currency fund aimed at institutional investors, which aims to exploit currency market inefficiencies and imbalances. »

Luxembourg fund assets down nearly 30 per cent during 2008

Luxembourg fund assets down nearly 30 per cent during 2008

Tue, 07/04/2009 - 17:03

Luxembourg-domiciled fund assets fell by nearly 30 per cent to USD2,152.0bn (EUR1,548.1bn) over the year to the end of 2008, down from USD3,024.2bn (EUR2,068.3bn) in 2007, according to »

Three settlements market practices finalised

Three settlements market practices finalised

Tue, 07/04/2009 - 17:00

The International Securities Association for Institutional Trade Communication has announced that the Settlements Working Group has developed three new market practices for implementati »

Swedish state pension platform adds hedge funds to portfolio

Swedish state pension platform adds hedge funds to portfolio

Tue, 07/04/2009 - 17:00

The Swedish state pension platform, Premium Pension Authority, has included Salus Alpha funds in its portfolio. »

Newedge VTI return estimated to be -0.88 per cent for March

Newedge VTI return estimated to be -0.88 per cent for March

Tue, 07/04/2009 - 13:03

The estimated March 2009 return for the Newedge Volatility Trading Index is -0.88 per cent, compared with +0.72 per cent for February 2009. »

Liquid Capital Management launches family of managed futures funds

Liquid Capital Management launches family of managed futures funds

Tue, 07/04/2009 - 13:03

Liquid Capital Management has announced the launch of its family of alternative investment funds focused on managed futures.  »

CLS and ICAP joint venture to reduce risk and cost in pre-settlement processing

CLS and ICAP joint venture to reduce risk and cost in pre-settlement processing

Tue, 07/04/2009 - 07:04

CLS Group, the global industry standard for FX settlement services, and ICAP, an inter-dealer broker, are creating a joint venture to provide trade aggregation services to participants »

Daiwa Securities Global Asset Services appoints Jamie Phillips

Daiwa Securities Global Asset Services appoints Jamie Phillips

Tue, 07/04/2009 - 06:57

Daiwa Securities Global Asset Services, the fund servicing arm of the Daiwa Securities Group, has appointed Jamie Phillips to its sales and marketing team. »

MediaWatch WA awards 2015

See interviews and presentation at the Wealth Adviser 2015 awards ceremony, held at Sketch, Mayfair on the 15th May .... »

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