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CFTC approves Cantor’s futures contract on The Expendables

Tue, 29/06/2010 - 14:16

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has voted to approve the Cantor Futures Exchange’s Domestic Box Office Receipts futures contract on the motion picture The Expendables. »

Peter Cohen, chairman and chief executive officer of Cowen Group

Cowen hires Thomas O'Mara as head of equity derivatives

Tue, 29/06/2010 - 12:09

Financial services firm Cowen Group has hired Thomas O'Mara as head of equity derivatives and convertibles. »

Todd Groome, chairman of Aima

Aima supports registration of hedge fund managers

Tue, 29/06/2010 - 12:01

The Alternative Investment Management Association says that while some details and definitions contained in the US Dodd-Frank Bill remain to be clarified, it supports those parts of the bill relating to the registration of hedge fund managers. »

Index

Study finds no justification for cap-weighted indices

Tue, 29/06/2010 - 11:16

After the financial crisis and the accompanying falls in the stock markets, many commentators have questioned the appropriateness of tracking cap-weighted indices. »

Handshake and globe

Aladdin Capital appoints Keith Innes as global head of sales

Tue, 29/06/2010 - 10:46

Aladdin Capital has appointed Keith Innes as its global head of sales. »

Liquidity

Investors seeking more liquid hedge fund solutions

Tue, 29/06/2010 - 10:38

While interest has been returning to the hedge fund space, investors today are seeking more liquid, transparent and cost effective solutions for gaining access to the asset class, according to a research paper by Credit Suisse. »

Rainer Riess, managing director of Xetra market development at Deutsche Borse

Deutsche Börse launches updated version of Xetra

Tue, 29/06/2010 - 07:29

Deutsche Börse has launched an updated version of Xetra which aims to improve the efficiency of the pan-European trading system. »

Emerging markets currency

Charlemagne Capital launches emerging markets fund

Tue, 29/06/2010 - 06:07

Charlemagne Capital, the emerging markets group, has launched the Magna Emerging Markets Dividend Fund. »

Peter Niven, chief executive of Guernsey Finance

Clutch of new arrivals endorses Guernsey’s fund credentials

Tue, 29/06/2010 - 05:59

Guernsey’s position as a leading fund domicile has been further endorsed by a series of new administrators and managers establishing a presence in the island. »

Man with laptop

HedgeOp launches registration services for hedge and private equity funds

Mon, 28/06/2010 - 16:41

HedgeOp Compliance has introduced two new tiers of its ADVassist adviser registration service, providing enhanced customisation for advisers registering as investment advisers with the Securities and Exchange Commission. »

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