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Stock markets register double-digit negative performance for February

Stock markets register double-digit negative performance for February

Thu, 19/03/2009 - 11:49

Stock markets remained severely depressed and registered double-digit negative performance (-10.65 per cent) in a context of very high volatility (46.35 per cent) in February, according »

Armajaro appoints Michel Danechi to manage emerging markets hedge fund

Armajaro appoints Michel Danechi to manage emerging markets hedge fund

Thu, 19/03/2009 - 06:00

Armajaro Asset Management has appointed Michel Danechi to manage a new emerging markets hedge fund to be launched in the first half of 2009. »

Aquiline Capital Partners invests in HedgeServ Holdings

Aquiline Capital Partners invests in HedgeServ Holdings

Thu, 19/03/2009 - 05:50

Aquiline Capital Partners, a New York-based private equity firm investing in financial services, has made an investment in HedgeServ Holding, a hedge fund and fund of hedge fund adminis »

Aima and CBI react to Turner Review

Aima and CBI react to Turner Review

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 16:02

Lord Turner has published his review of financial regulation, stating that regulators and central banks need to gather better macro-prudential information on hedge fund activities. »

Butterfield Fulcrum expands European sales team

Butterfield Fulcrum expands European sales team

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 16:02

Butterfield Fulcrum, an independent administrator for the alternative investment industry, has announced the appointment of William Montgomery as director of business development, and M »

Corazon Capital launches Managed Income Service

Corazon Capital launches Managed Income Service

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 15:56

Corazon Capital, the Channel Islands and Geneva based independent investment manager, has announced the launch of the Managed Income Service. »

Record number of hedge funds liquidated in 2008

Record number of hedge funds liquidated in 2008

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 15:53

Hedge fund industry consolidation continued through the end of 2008, with a record number of hedge funds liquidating in the fourth quarter, according to data released by Hedge Fund Rese »

BlueMountain Capital Management launches long-only corporate loan fund

BlueMountain Capital Management launches long-only corporate loan fund

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 12:00

BlueMountain Capital Management has launched the Blue Mountain Corporate Loan Fund which began trading on 16 March 2009.  »

LME steel billet contracts gain momentum

LME steel billet contracts gain momentum

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 12:00

Turnover since the launch of the London Metal Exchange's billet contracts in February 2008 now totals 1.3 million tonnes, or USD679m, with volumes increasing progressively since Decembe »

Hedge funds down 1.42 per cent in February

Hedge funds down 1.42 per cent in February

Wed, 18/03/2009 - 11:59

Hedge funds lost 1.42 per cent in February according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The index is now down 1.56 per cent in 2009. »

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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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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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