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Butterfield Fulcrum names Andrew Smith head of global sales

Butterfield Fulcrum names Andrew Smith head of global sales

Fri, 24/04/2009 - 06:51

Butterfield Fulcrum, an independent administrator for the alternative investment industry, has appointed industry veteran T. »

SEC halts multi-million dollar fraud by Philadelphia investment adviser

SEC halts multi-million dollar fraud by Philadelphia investment adviser

Thu, 23/04/2009 - 17:07

The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged a Philadelphia-area investment adviser and its principal with misappropriating millions of dollars in client assets, and has obtained »

Chi-X Europe to launch "Chi-Delta" dark book

Chi-X Europe to launch "Chi-Delta" dark book

Thu, 23/04/2009 - 17:03

Chi-X Europe, operator of the largest pan-European equity multilateral trading facility, has announced its intention to launch the 'Chi-Delta' (Dark Electronic Liquidity Trading Applica »

SEC settles securities violation charges with Hennessee over Bayou funds investment

SEC settles securities violation charges with Hennessee over Bayou funds investment

Thu, 23/04/2009 - 17:00

The Securities and Exchange Commission has settled securities law violations charges against New York-based investment adviser Hennessee Group and its principal Charles J. »

Insparo Asset Management appoints chief operating officer

Insparo Asset Management appoints chief operating officer

Thu, 23/04/2009 - 16:49

Insparo Asset Management has appointed Jon Laidlow as its new chief operating officer.   »

Law firm Conyers hires three associates

Law firm Conyers hires three associates

Thu, 23/04/2009 - 12:56

Cayman Islands law firm Conyers Dill & Pearman has announced the hire of Elizabeth Denman, Callum Harper and Anton Goldstein as associates to the firm's corporate team. »

Eurex to increase tick size of Bobl future

Eurex to increase tick size of Bobl future

Thu, 23/04/2009 - 12:51

As of 11 May 2009, derivatives exchange Eurex will increase the minimum price change (tick size) for futures based on medium-term (five-year) debt instruments issued by the Federal Repu »

Aima slates "flawed" EU directive on alternative asset managers

Aima slates "flawed" EU directive on alternative asset managers

Thu, 23/04/2009 - 12:43

The Alternative Investment Management Association has condemned as 'flawed' the European Commission's proposals for regulating alternative investment fund managers, which are due to be »

HSBC Global Asset Management launches global bond market neutral Ucits fund

HSBC Global Asset Management launches global bond market neutral Ucits fund

Thu, 23/04/2009 - 07:01

HSBC Global Asset Management has announced the launch of the HSBC GIF Global Bond Market Neutral Fund, aimed at institutional investors. »

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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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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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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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