Moody's assigns operations quality rating to Brevan Howard Master Fund

Moody's Investors Service has assigned an operations quality rating of OQ1, the highest possible, to the Brevan Howard Master Fund, the flagship vehicle of global macro hedge fund manager »


Hedge funds returned 2.44 per cent in third quarter, says Morningstar

Hedge funds in Morningstar's database returned an average of 2.44 per cent over the third quarter of this year, outperforming the S&P 500 and MSCI World indices in US dollar terms afte »


Maturity bringing new confidence for hedge fund staff, says Ernst & Young report

The world's leading hedge funds managers are more concerned about attracting and retaining talented people and managing growth than anything else, according to new research - Navigating Ne »


Managed futures sees strong recovery in September, says Barclay

Managed futures gained 3.76 per cent in September after losing 1.63 per cent in August, according to flash estimates from the Barclay CTA Index. »


Absolute Capital Management seeks to head off Cayman lawsuit

Troubled hedge fund manager Absolute Capital Management says its proposals to restructure five of its funds in order to avoid having to take a loss on positions taken in small, thinly-trad »


MiFID, commission-sharing and electronic trading favour large brokers, says Greenwich

While equity brokerage firms across Europe currently continue to reap the benefits of global stock markets, a series of structural changes threaten the economic prospects of the continent' »


OpHedge expands offices in New York

OpHedge Investment Services, a provider of outsourced middle and back office hedge fund administration services, has leased additional space in order to expand its offices in Rye Brook, Ne »


Global banks plan major liquidity facility for asset-backed commercial paper markets

A consortium of leading global banks has agreed in principle to create and provide liquidity support to a master conduit to enhance liquidity in the market for asset-backed commercial pape »


Fox-Davies Capital goes live with Fidessa

Fidessa, a provider of multi-asset trading, market data and global connectivity solutions, has announced that Fox-Davies Capital, a London-based broker/dealer and adviser to the natural re »


Matrix funds of hedge funds offered through more UK wrap platforms

A range of eight funds of hedge funds from Matrix Money Management that are specifically designed for the UK financial adviser market have now been made available through the wrap platform »


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