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Dechert appoints Christopher Harvey as partner in financial services group

Dechert appoints Christopher Harvey as partner in financial services group

Wed, 29/04/2009 - 12:59

Dechert has announced that Christopher P. Harvey has joined the firm as a partner in the financial services group.  »

SEC charges Connecticut-based hedge fund over alleged multi-million-dollar fraud

SEC charges Connecticut-based hedge fund over alleged multi-million-dollar fraud

Wed, 29/04/2009 - 12:57

The Securities and Exchange Commission has obtained an emergency court order to freeze the assets of a Connecticut-based money manager and the hedge funds that he controls, alleging tha »

Babylon Fund reports March 09 as best month since inception

Babylon Fund reports March 09 as best month since inception

Wed, 29/04/2009 - 12:53

Babylon Fund, an open-ended investment fund investing in large-cap Iraqi-dependant securities, has announced that March was its best month since inception with a return of +10.4 per cen »

OTC derivatives market needs global central counterparties, says City of London report

OTC derivatives market needs global central counterparties, says City of London report

Wed, 29/04/2009 - 06:53

The over the counter derivatives market is a global market and needs global central counterparties, according to a report from Bourse Consult, published by the City of London Corporatio »

Polar Capital voices concerns over proliferation of new funds under Ucits III

Polar Capital voices concerns over proliferation of new funds under Ucits III

Wed, 29/04/2009 - 06:43

Potential investors must try to understand individual funds and the pedigree of investment managers following the proliferation of new funds entering the market under Ucits III regulati »

Alter Domus opens office in Guernsey

Alter Domus opens office in Guernsey

Tue, 28/04/2009 - 17:12

Alter Domus, a Luxembourg-headquartered provider of outsourced administration services, has opened an office in Guernsey. »

Trustee announces winning bid for Madoff market-maker business

Trustee announces winning bid for Madoff market-maker business

Tue, 28/04/2009 - 16:59

Irving H. Picard, the trustee for the liquidation of Bernard L. »

Yorkville Advisors launches Asia Pacific head office in Hong Kong

Yorkville Advisors launches Asia Pacific head office in Hong Kong

Tue, 28/04/2009 - 16:54

Yorkville Advisors HK, a wholly owned sub-adviser to the US-based Yorkville Advisors, has officially launched its Asia Pacific head office in Hong Kong. »

Financial shares largely unaffected by short-selling ban, says Edhec study

Financial shares largely unaffected by short-selling ban, says Edhec study

Tue, 28/04/2009 - 12:57

A study of short-selling activities by Edhec finance professor Abraham Lioui has called into question both the reasons for the decision to ban short selling and the prejudices that weig »

Bank of New York Mellon expands alternative investment division

Bank of New York Mellon expands alternative investment division

Tue, 28/04/2009 - 12:50

The Bank of New York Mellon has appointed Julian Poodhun, Huw Rees and Kelly Wilson to its alternative investment and broker dealer global client management division.  »

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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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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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