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First GMEX IRS Constant Maturity Futures trades completed

First GMEX IRS Constant Maturity Futures trades completed

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 14:20

The first trades in GMEX’s Euro-denominated IRS Constant Maturity Future (IRS CMF) have been successfully executed, cleared and settled. »

CSC to acquire managed trading solutions provider Fixnetix

CSC to acquire managed trading solutions provider Fixnetix

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 14:07

CSC is to acquire Fixnetix, a provider of front-office managed trading solutions in capital markets, enabling CSC to offer capital market clients an expanded range of as-a-service front office capabilities. »

Fund raising

Real estate fundraising: Time on the road

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 12:17

The average time taken for private real estate funds to reach a final close so far this year is the longest it has ever been. This extract from Preqin Real Estate Spotlight: August 2015 explores the key trends that emerge when comparing time on the road to fundraising success and past performance in an increasingly competitive market. »

Weeden Prime Services announces new hires

Weeden Prime Services announces new hires

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 09:12

Weeden Prime Services, a prime brokerage services provider for hedge funds, has expanded its sales and client services teams. »

Citi strengthens EMEA investor services team

Citi strengthens EMEA investor services team

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 07:44

Citi has made a number of strategic hires to its Investor Services franchise in Europe, the Middle-East and Africa (EMEA). »

Sliced Investing launches alternatives platform for advisors

Sliced Investing launches alternatives platform for advisors

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 07:40

Sliced Investing, an online alternative investment platform that gives accredited investors access to elite investments like hedge funds and private equity, has launched Sliced Institutional.  »

 FTSE Russell expands Global Factor Index Series

FTSE Russell expands Global Factor Index Series

Tue, 11/08/2015 - 17:22

FTSE Russell has expanded the FTSE Global Factor Index Series, with the launch of two additional indexes intended to capture Dividend Yield and Momentum factors. »

Hedge fund industry assets to increase a quarter trillion dollars by summer of 2016, says Agecroft Partners

Hedge fund industry assets to increase a quarter trillion dollars by summer of 2016, says Agecroft Partners

Tue, 11/08/2015 - 17:12

There has been a constant flow of negative stories about the hedge fund industry over the past couple years including the insider trading scandals, hedge fund fees being too high, hedge fund  performance comparing badly versus the S&P 500 index, and CalPERS divesting of hedge funds. »

Confluence adds to London Performance Analytics team

Confluence adds to London Performance Analytics team

Tue, 11/08/2015 - 13:11

Confluence, a specialist in investment data management automation for regulatory, financial and investor reporting, has added to its London team with the appointment of Katie Kiss as Director of Performance Analytics. »

Carolon Capital appoints Verkuilen as Global Head of Client Services

Carolon Capital appoints Verkuilen as Global Head of Client Services

Tue, 11/08/2015 - 13:10

Financial advisory firm Carolon Capital has named Joanne Verkuilen (pictured) as Global Head of Client Services. »

features
Special report
Guide to ETFs for Asset & Wealth Managers

This etfexpress Guide to ETFs, produced specifically for wealth and asset managers, unravels the myriad benefits of including and using ETFs and ETPs within client portfolios... »

Article
Giles Travers, SEI

The business of asset management has grown exponentially more complex over the last decade. As system technology and data management improves, managers are devising ever-new investment strategies to find that elusive source of alpha.  ... »

Article
Richard Ansyet, Intralinks

Over the last 10 years, organisations have undergone a wholesale change in the way they run their businesses. Thanks to cloud-based platforms, wireless Internet, and the proliferation of desktop and mobile device applications, the perimeter of most businesses has moved beyond the four walls of their office. This has revolutionised the way people work: no longer tied to their desks they can be equally as effective aboard an aircraft or sitting next to the beach on vacation.  ... »

Article
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. ... »

Article
survey

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. ... »

Special report
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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