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Rod Barker joins International Standard Asset Management

Rod Barker joins International Standard Asset Management

Wed, 03/06/2009 - 06:44

Rod Barker has joined International Standard Asset Management, an absolute return investment company with a global macro fund, as a director and partner.  »

Samena Capital acquires Vision Asia Pacific

Samena Capital acquires Vision Asia Pacific

Tue, 02/06/2009 - 17:39

Samena Capital has acquired Asian fund management group Vision Asia Pacific.   »

Concept Capital expands Washington research group

Concept Capital expands Washington research group

Tue, 02/06/2009 - 15:51

Concept Capital, an institutional broker and solutions provider for global investment managers, has added Teddy Downey and Chris Krueger to its Washington research group. »

Harewood Solutions raises GBP25.5m for Comac fund

Harewood Solutions raises GBP25.5m for Comac fund

Tue, 02/06/2009 - 14:04

Harewood Solutions, a part of BNP Paribas, has raised GBP25.5m for its latest fund, the BNP Paribas Comac Fund.  »

Fortress approved to manage D.B. Zwirn funds

Fortress approved to manage D.B. Zwirn funds

Tue, 02/06/2009 - 12:59

Fortress Investment Group has replaced D.B. Zwirn as the manager of D.B. Zwirn's funds and accounts. »

Ecofin launches China power and infrastructure fund

Ecofin launches China power and infrastructure fund

Tue, 02/06/2009 - 12:18

Ecofin has launched the Ecofin China Power & Infrastructure Fund, which is designed to generate risk-adjusted returns in greater China. »

36 South launches fund to protect against inflation risk

36 South launches fund to protect against inflation risk

Tue, 02/06/2009 - 09:48

Hedge fund manager 36 South has launched a high-risk/high-return fund called Excelsior, which seeks to protect against the risk of a significant spike in global inflation, caused by cen »

Australian absolute return and hedge funds up for second month

Australian absolute return and hedge funds up for second month

Tue, 02/06/2009 - 09:09

Australian-based absolute return and hedge funds recorded a second consecutive positive month in April of 2.71 per cent, on the back of the ongoing global rally in equity markets. »

Hedge fund fraud risk certification launched

Hedge fund fraud risk certification launched

Tue, 02/06/2009 - 07:54

The investment industry's first hedge fund fraud risk certification has been launched by Protean Fraud Risk Appraisal, an independent risk certification firm specialising in the alterna »

International Centre for Financial Regulation appoints director of research

International Centre for Financial Regulation appoints director of research

Tue, 02/06/2009 - 07:14

The International Centre for Financial Regulation has appointed Dr Richard Reid as its director of research.   »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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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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