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Lyxor launches its first AIFMD multi-manager funds

Lyxor Asset Management, now a fully licensed alternative investment fund manager (AIFM), has launched two AIFMD compliant funds of managed accounts. »


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S&P Dow Jones Indices to consult on Russian securities in indices

S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) is initiating a consultation on Russian securities in its indices. »


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Man Group funds under management rise by seven per cent

Man Group has reported a positive first half to the year with funds under management, gross sales and net inflows all showing increases during the period. »


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Rothschild Larch Lane Management Company launches alternatives fund

Rothschild Larch Lane Management Company has launched a liquid, open end alternatives mutual fund which uses a risk balanced approach to portfolio construction.  »


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Alternative UCITS AUM reaches record levels in H1 2014, says Alceda

The first half of 2014 saw a new milestone reached in the alternative UCITS sector with assets under management (AUM) growing by 15.6 per cent to EUR184.2 billion, according to the Alceda Half Yearly UCITS Review. »


Hans Schlaikier, Hedgeweek

99% of hedge fund managers do not believe 2014 performance will match 2013… Singapore’s asset management industry reliant on hedge funds…

Preqin interviewed 150 fund managers and 100 institutional investors in June 2014 to ascertain their outlook on the hedge fund industry as we entered the second half of the year. When asked to predict the end of year benchmark value in 2014, 99% of hedge fund managers predicted the All Hedge Funds benchmark would be 11% or less, below the 11.69% hedge funds returned in 2013. »


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Oracle Fund continues growth trend, says Gonzalez

Long/short global macro hedge fund the Oracle Fund offers an opportunity to enter an investment partnership that's already shown tremendous potential for long-term capital gains, according to fund manager Javier Gonzalez. »


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Pictet Asset Management launches European equity market neutral fund

Pictet Asset Management (Pictet AM) has expanded its Total Return fund range with the launch of PTR-Agora, an equity market neutral fund with a long/short investment approach. »


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