Q-WIXX claims broad market support for CDS platform

Q-WIXX, an electronic platform for trading large portfolios of single-name credit default swaps, says it has officially launched its automated service for the global market with broad supp »

Macek named interim chief executive of Turquoise clearing platform

Richard R Macek, a senior executive of the US Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation, has been chosen as the interim chief executive for EuroCCP, the clearing and settlement platform »

HSBC Special Opportunities Fund offers institutional euro share class

The HSBC Special Opportunities Fund is adding a euro-denominated institutional share class to increase its appeal to institutional investors as a supplement to the existing US dollar, euro »

HDF Finance launches new fixed-income fund of hedge funds

HDF Finance, a leading French-based independent fund of hedge funds manager, has launched HDF Optimix 2x, a fixed-income long/short fund of hedge funds which is a two times leveraged versi »

BidRoute to launch best execution online auction tool for portfolio trading

BidRoute is set to be launched later this month by three prominent investment industry practitioners as a price discovery tool that enables best execution for investment managers by demons »

IG Index - Share spread cut

Daily spreads at 0.1% for major* shares UK, US, Australia, Canada, Eurozone, Japan… »

Taking the fund administration sector to a new level

The acquisition by Fortis Prime Fund Solutions last year of Hedge Fund Services, the leading hedge fund administrator in the British Virgin Islands, has provided the islands' fund services industry »

Time to move on? Post your CVs on hedgemedia.com

Hedgemedia.com has launched the world's largest portal for jobs in the alternative investments sector - hedge funds, private equity funds and real estate funds - at »

Hedge fund boom helps Citco Bank reach USD250bn in custody assets

Citco Bank, the global leader in custody and fund trading for mutual and hedge funds, has topped the USD250bn mark for assets under custody, a business that was founded in 1994 and now emp »

Cumulus appoints director of meteorology and climate research

PCE Investors has appointed Dr Warwick Norton as director of meteorology and climate research to work on the Cumulus Weather and Cumulus Energy funds, which apply weather derivatives exper »

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