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Aima and CBI react to Turner Review

Aima and CBI react to Turner Review

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 16:02

Lord Turner has published his review of financial regulation, stating that regulators and central banks need to gather better macro-prudential information on hedge fund activities. »

Butterfield Fulcrum expands European sales team

Butterfield Fulcrum expands European sales team

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 16:02

Butterfield Fulcrum, an independent administrator for the alternative investment industry, has announced the appointment of William Montgomery as director of business development, and M »

Corazon Capital launches Managed Income Service

Corazon Capital launches Managed Income Service

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 15:56

Corazon Capital, the Channel Islands and Geneva based independent investment manager, has announced the launch of the Managed Income Service. »

Record number of hedge funds liquidated in 2008

Record number of hedge funds liquidated in 2008

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 15:53

Hedge fund industry consolidation continued through the end of 2008, with a record number of hedge funds liquidating in the fourth quarter, according to data released by Hedge Fund Rese »

BlueMountain Capital Management launches long-only corporate loan fund

BlueMountain Capital Management launches long-only corporate loan fund

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 12:00

BlueMountain Capital Management has launched the Blue Mountain Corporate Loan Fund which began trading on 16 March 2009.  »

LME steel billet contracts gain momentum

LME steel billet contracts gain momentum

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 12:00

Turnover since the launch of the London Metal Exchange's billet contracts in February 2008 now totals 1.3 million tonnes, or USD679m, with volumes increasing progressively since Decembe »

Hedge funds down 1.42 per cent in February

Hedge funds down 1.42 per cent in February

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 11:59

Hedge funds lost 1.42 per cent in February according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The index is now down 1.56 per cent in 2009. »

Advent Software expands client base in the Middle East

Advent Software expands client base in the Middle East

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 06:12

Advent Software, a provider of software and services for the global investment management industry, has announced that the total number of clients in the Middle East region has exceeded »

Silver poised to outperform gold

Silver poised to outperform gold

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 06:07

The Hennessee Group, an adviser to hedge fund investors, believes silver is currently under-priced relative to gold and is therefore advising clients to accumulate positions in the prec »

SmartPool appoints Lee Hodgkinson as chief executive

SmartPool appoints Lee Hodgkinson as chief executive

Tue, 17/03/2009 - 16:06

SmartPool, the European exchange-led dark pool for block trading set up by NYSE Euronext, BNP Paribas, HSBC and JP Morgan, has appointed Lee Hodgkinson as its new chief executive office »

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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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 11:00

This keynote Hedgeweek Special Report surveys the key technology products and software solutions available to hedge funds,, and drills down into each one through interviews and analysis to summarise their benefits to COOs, CTOs and CFOs at hedge funds... »

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Voting for the 5th edition of the Hedgeweek USA Awards, which recognise excellence among hedge fund managers and service providers around the world, is now open. ... »

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Locked door

Cybersecurity issues have existed as long as the internet. What seems to have changed in the last 18 months is not only that the nature of the breaches has become more sophisticated, but also the fact that hedge funds have become a much bigger target.  ... »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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