Former SEC commissioner joins Cornell's offshore board of directors

Former SEC commissioner Richard Y Roberts has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Cornell Capital Partners Offshore, a private investment firm specialising in structured finance an »


Lyxor Asset Management moves into Japan

Lyxor Asset Management Japan Co, a wholly owned subsidiary of Société Générale, has obtained a license to conduct investment trust management services in Japan. »


Exotix places Ghanaian bank debt

Securities firm Exotix has successfully placed USD 60 million in eighteen-month tenor Promissory Notes (P/N) guaranteed per Aval by National Investment Bank (NIB) of Ghana. »


Société Générale Index launches new index based on the global security sector

Société Générale Index (SGI) has launched SGI Global Security, a benchmark of the security sector worldwide. »


Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: More bad news from Bear

Bear Stearns was the bearer of more bad news last week. Investors in its High-Grade Structured Credit Strategies Fund shouldn't have any hope of recovering much of their money. »


EDHEC to host hedge fund replication seminar

EDHEC will be presenting the latest findings of its research into alternative betas and hedge fund replication during a seminar on alternative betas and hedge fund replication at the Grand »


DMX is top performing AI-Index

The Directional Markets Index (DMX) currently heads the list of investable Alternative Investment Indices provided by Alternative-Index Ltd and listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange. »


Third Point details IPO and LSE listing

Third Point Offshore Investors Limited, a newly formed Guernsey incorporated and registered, closed-ended investment company, has announced the details of its initial public offering (IPO) »


AIMA launches institutional investor steering committee

The London-based Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), has announced the creation of a new hedge fund industry Investor Steering Committee (ISC). »


First publicly-traded alternative asset manager joins S&P 500

Standard & Poor's has selected American Capital Strategies for inclusion in the S&P 500 Index, effective after the close of trading on 6 July. »


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