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Hedge funds decline 0.64 per cent in June but survive the tsunami, says Hennessee

Hedge funds decline 0.64 per cent in June but survive the tsunami, says Hennessee

Mon, 14/07/2008 - 07:00

The Hennessee Hedge Fund Index declined by 0.64 per cent in June and is down by 0.85 per cent for the first six months of this year, according to Hennessee Group, a provider of industry da »

Jill Considine to join Fulcrum Group as chairman

Jill Considine to join Fulcrum Group as chairman

Sun, 13/07/2008 - 23:27

Fulcrum Group, a Hamilton, Bermuda-based administrator for the hedge fund and alternative asset management industry, has appointed Jill M. »

Managed futures win favour with Australian investors, says SuperFund affiliate

Managed futures win favour with Australian investors, says SuperFund affiliate

Sun, 13/07/2008 - 22:43

The robust global performance of managed futures funds is now attracting the attention of Australian investors looking to strengthen portfolios during times of extreme global market volati »

Business as usual, says Channel Islands' Dawnay Day Milroy

Business as usual, says Channel Islands' Dawnay Day Milroy

Sun, 13/07/2008 - 22:33

Following reports that administrators are about to be called in at companies belonging to the UK-based Dawnay Day group, Channel Islands-based alternative investment manager Dawnay Day Mil »

Counterparty risk gets hedge funds' attention

Counterparty risk gets hedge funds' attention

Sun, 13/07/2008 - 20:00

Hedge fund managers have traditionally paid little attention to their counterparty risk. The banks and prime brokers with whom they deal were deemed too big to fail. »

Singapore Exchange unveils plans to encourage alternative fund listings

Singapore Exchange unveils plans to encourage alternative fund listings

Fri, 11/07/2008 - 07:00

The Singapore Exchange is inviting public comment on proposed changes to its securities listing rules that would widen the range of companies and p »

Distressed company investors could be forced to take over German businesses, warns law firm

Distressed company investors could be forced to take over German businesses, warns law firm

Fri, 11/07/2008 - 06:59

New German legislation passed last week that will come into force this summer could oblige hedge funds, private equity firms or other investors tha »

CFTC amends no-action letter issued to Dubai exchange to curb oil price speculation

CFTC amends no-action letter issued to Dubai exchange to curb oil price speculation

Fri, 11/07/2008 - 06:58

The US futures regulator, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, has taken further steps to curb what it sees as damaging speculation on the pri »

Exchange-traded carbon derivatives can benefit institutions, says Eurex report

Exchange-traded carbon derivatives can benefit institutions, says Eurex report

Fri, 11/07/2008 - 06:57

Trading in carbon dioxide instruments such as the European Union's EU Emission Allowance and Certified Emission Reductions has grown significantly »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: GLG hires from investment banks to fill Coffey's shoes

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: GLG hires from investment banks to fill Coffey's shoes

Fri, 11/07/2008 - 06:55

Moving to replace its outgoing star emerging-markets manager Greg Coffey, GLG Partners has tapped seasoned proprietary trader Driss Ben-Brahim from »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: Prime Brokerage 2015

Read how prime brokers of all shapes and sizes are becoming both operational and balance sheet-efficient, and broadening out their product suites for hedge fund managers... »

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Lyxor Asset Management - Why trend-following strategies are back on track

This Hedgeweek Special Report explains not only why managed futures should be reconsidered by investors, but also how a more effective risk allocation strategy can benefit investor portfolios in both correlated and non-correlated markets... »

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Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

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Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

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