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Conyers Dill & Pearman opens office in Brazil

Conyers Dill & Pearman opens office in Brazil

Wed, 27/05/2009 - 13:27

Conyers Dill & Pearman has opened an office in São Paulo, Brazil, which will initially focus on investment funds, public company listings and holding company incorporations.< »

Optimal Funds settle claims with Madoff trustee

Optimal Funds settle claims with Madoff trustee

Wed, 27/05/2009 - 13:13

Two hedge funds managed by Optimal Investment Services, a wholly owned indirect subsidiary of Banco Santander, have agreed to return the USD235m they withdrew from their accounts with B »

CFTC charges Texas duo with fraud in multi-million dollar forex scheme

CFTC charges Texas duo with fraud in multi-million dollar forex scheme

Wed, 27/05/2009 - 12:34

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has charged Robert D. Watson, an executive professor at Texas A&M University, Daniel J. »

Aima welcomes lifting of Australian short selling ban

Aima welcomes lifting of Australian short selling ban

Wed, 27/05/2009 - 12:11

The Alternative Investment Management Association has welcomed the lifting of the Australian short selling ban. »

GLC Advisors formed to provide financial restructuring services

GLC Advisors formed to provide financial restructuring services

Wed, 27/05/2009 - 11:58

Global Leveraged Capital, a private investment and merchant banking firm, has formed GLC Advisors to deliver advice with a capital markets perspective to debtors, creditors and other st »

K. Whitney Stanco joins Concept Capital as energy policy analyst

K. Whitney Stanco joins Concept Capital as energy policy analyst

Wed, 27/05/2009 - 09:01

Concept Capital, an institutional broker and total solutions provider for global investment managers, has appointed K. »

Aima plans to mobilise hedge fund industry on EC directive

Aima plans to mobilise hedge fund industry on EC directive

Wed, 27/05/2009 - 07:33

The Alternative Investment Management Association says it plans to mobilise the world's hedge fund industry on the European Commission's draft directive for Alternative Investment Fund »

PNC launches fund distribution support in Asia

PNC launches fund distribution support in Asia

Wed, 27/05/2009 - 06:41

PNC Global Investment Servicing has launched fund distribution support services in Asia. »

Castle Alternative Invest to list on London Stock Exchange

Castle Alternative Invest to list on London Stock Exchange

Tue, 26/05/2009 - 17:20

The directors of Castle Alternative Invest, a closed-ended investment company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange, have published a prospectus in connection with its dual listing on the Lo »

Aima criticises drafting of hedge fund directive

Aima criticises drafting of hedge fund directive

Tue, 26/05/2009 - 16:20

The Alternative Investment Management Association says it is 'very concerned' about the manner in which the European Commission's directive on the industry has been drafted. »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

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