Jon Thompson joins Fall River to manage trading desk operations

In recognition of the increasing complexity and opportunity offered by efficient global futures execution, Mequon, Wisconsin-based Fall River Capital has recruited Jon Thompson, who has mo »


Valiance appoints Rufus Warner as chairman

Valiance, a specialist UK pensions funding and alternative investment boutique, has appointed as chairman Rufus Warner, most recently chief executive at Close Investments. »


Anticipating and surpassing the needs of clients and investors

In today's ever competitive and fast paced environment, service providers need to face up to the challenge of rising operational standards that have been triggered by the inflow of institutional in »


In sync with the needs of start-up managers

A Canadian third-party fund services company now in its eighth year of operation, Felcom Data Services realised long ago that in order to be successful, it was imperative to partner with its custom »


First quarter hedge fund inflows slump, says Lipper Tass report

Net hedge fund industry inflows slumped to USD2.62bn during the first quarter of 2008, according to the latest Lipper Tass study. »


Promotional feature - Have you considered having your fund of hedge funds professionally rated?

With close attention being paid to the ability of fund of hedge funds managers to pick underlying funds that continue to prosper in more volatile market conditions, investors are increasingly exami »


Service providers continue expansion outside Dublin

Ireland has established itself as a leading investment funds servicing jurisdiction. »


Canadian fund service providers expand at home and abroad

Canada's hedge funds may be growing at a sluggish pace - the number of funds and their total assets grew by only some 5 to 7 per cent over the past year, according to industry tracker Canadian Hedg »


Icap launches electronic broking of Baltic Dry Index

Leading interdealer broker Icap has launched the first combined voice and electronic broking service for OTC products based on the leading daily dry bulk shipping indicator, the Baltic Exc »


CFTC obtains order against California-based commodity futures trader

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has announced that James J. »


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