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Nasdaq OMX's IDCG launches clearing house for OTC interest rate swaps

Nasdaq OMX's IDCG launches clearing house for OTC interest rate swaps

Tue, 06/01/2009 - 16:00

International Derivatives Clearing Group, a majority-owned, independently operated subsidiary of the Nasdaq OMX Group, has begun accepting US dollar-denominated interest rate swap futur »

Eurex sees trading volume rise 14 per cent to 2.17 billion contracts in 2008

Eurex sees trading volume rise 14 per cent to 2.17 billion contracts in 2008

Tue, 06/01/2009 - 12:02

The international derivatives exchange Eurex closed out 2008 with a record turnover of more than 2.17 billion contracts, an increase of 14 per cent compared with 1.9 billion contracts in 2 »

Offshore law firm Harneys appoints eight partners

Offshore law firm Harneys appoints eight partners

Tue, 06/01/2009 - 06:00

Eight new partners have been made up at the offshore law firm Harney Westwood & Riegels. »

LME achieves another year of record volume

LME achieves another year of record volume

Tue, 06/01/2009 - 06:00

The London Metal Exchange achieved another record year in 2008 with over 113 million lots traded, representing a year-on-year increase of nearly 22 per cent. »

FSA announces end to short-selling ban but plans to extend disclosure regime

FSA announces end to short-selling ban but plans to extend disclosure regime

Mon, 05/01/2009 - 21:00

The Financial Services Authority has announced that it is not proposing to renew its ban on the short-selling of the stocks of UK financial sector companies, which is due to expire on Janu »

Morrison & Foerster elects ten lawyers to partnership

Morrison & Foerster elects ten lawyers to partnership

Mon, 05/01/2009 - 16:02

US-based law firm Morrison & Foerster has announced that ten lawyers have been elected to the partnership as of 1 January. »

Christian Klapproth leaves Eurex Bonds and Eurex Repo

Christian Klapproth leaves Eurex Bonds and Eurex Repo

Mon, 05/01/2009 - 15:58

Eurex Repo and Eurex Bonds have announced changes in the management team of both companies. »

GLG Partners halts quarterly dividends to preserve capital

GLG Partners halts quarterly dividends to preserve capital

Mon, 05/01/2009 - 11:53

GLG Partners, an alternative asset manager, has announced that its board of directors has determined not to continue paying a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock. »

Silk Invest acquires a majority stake in Danfonds Frontier Funds SPC

Silk Invest acquires a majority stake in Danfonds Frontier Funds SPC

Mon, 05/01/2009 - 11:50

Silk Invest, a specialist asset management firm, has acquired Danfonds Frontier Fund SPC, a Cayman based hedge fund, in an all equity deal. »

FDIC sells USD14bn IndyMac Federal to private equity consortium

FDIC sells USD14bn IndyMac Federal to private equity consortium

Mon, 05/01/2009 - 06:02

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation has signed a letter of intent to sell the banking operations of Pasadena, California-based IndyMac Federal Bank to a thrift holding company contro »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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In an extract from the Preqin Special Report: Asia-Pacific Hedge Funds, we provide an overview of the industry in Asia-Pacific, covering assets under management as well as key locations, strategies, fund structures and more.  ... »

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Assets under management for sovereign wealth funds globally reach USD6.31tn as of March 2015, increasing by more than USD900bn over the past 18 months. This information has been revealed in the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review, a comprehensive guide to these influential investors. ... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015 – The Winners

Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »

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As revealed in this Hedgeweek Special Report sponsored by eVestment, the data, analytics and market intelligence provider to the institutional investment community, experts agree that investing in hedge funds represents a good way for institutions to access manager skill, which is key in constructing a diversified portfolio to achieve risk and return targets. ... »

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