Outsourcing model boosts Jersey's property role

The Channel Islands' history as a popular domicile for property funds, especially those investing in UK property, stretches back over three decades. »


Hedgeweek Comment: The blame game

With oil prices fast approaching USD130 a barrel and a global food crisis looming, the US Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs is scrutinising the role of financi »


Reech claims exceptional performance for debut real estate hedge fund

Specialist derivatives fund manager Reech Alternative Investment Management has reported that its Iceberg Alternative Real Estate Fund, a European real estate relative value fund, has deli »


Eurex halves latency of its trading system with new interface

With the successful roll-out of its optional Enhanced Transaction Solution interface last month, international derivatives exchange Eurex says it has achieved another key milestone of the »


GFI Colliers brokers first long-dated Asia-Pacific OTC property derivative option

GFI Colliers, a joint venture between broker GFI Group and real estate firm Colliers International, has brokered the first long-dated Asian OTC property derivative option in Hong Kong. »


Carey Olsen establishes first unregulated eligible investor fund in Jersey

Acting on instruction from a leading European institutional fund manager, Carey Olsen has established an unregulated eligible investor fund in Jersey, the first vehicle of its kind to be c »


Genesis Merchant Partners seeks loan opportunities in underserved markets

Sands Brothers Asset Management has announced the launch of the Genesis Merchant Partners fund, which provides asset-based and secured loans to companies that are unable to obtain credit f »


Laven Partners launches Redtower Global Macro Fund

London-based investment management consultancy Laven Partners has advised Redtower Asset Management on the launch of its new currency fund, the Redtower Global Macro Fund. »


YouGov, Numis and Four launch consumer research-driven hedge fund

Market research firm YouGov, stockbroker Numis Corporation and specialist asset manager Four Capital Partners have announced an initial target of up to GBP25m for the launch of a research- »


PerTrac study confirms that emerging hedge fund managers outperform older, larger funds

The latest edition of the Emerging Manager Study carried out by PerTrac Financial Solutions has confirmed the findings of the original study, released in March 2007, that emerging hedge fu »


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