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Investor opinion about hedge funds and leveraged investing is mixed

Mon, 28/06/2010 - 10:22

Institutional investors are reasonably comfortable with leveraged investing today, though investor opinion about hedge funds and leveraged investing remains mixed, according to a study by Pershing, a BNY Mellon company. »

John Cridland, CBI deputy director-general

Modest pick-up in UK financial services activity

Mon, 28/06/2010 - 06:40

Activity in UK financial services grew in the last three months at the fastest rate since September 2007. »

Anne Popkin, Symphony Asset Management

Symphony Asset Management names Anne Popkin president

Mon, 28/06/2010 - 06:07

Symphony Asset Management has named Anne B. Popkin as president, effective 12 July. »

Map of Asia

Hedgeweek’s Asia Alternative Investment Summary

Sun, 27/06/2010 - 12:26

Cosmo founder to leave firm Cosmo Investment Management, the South Korean arm of SPARX Group Co., Ltd., has confirmed that its founder, Kevin Choi, is to leave the firm. Choi has carved out a reputation as a leading Korea equity long/short specialist, turning Cosmo into one of South Korea’s largest independent advisory firms. Choi was unavailable to comment. »

Richard Evans, Conyers Dill & Pearman

Conyers promotes five to partner status

Sun, 27/06/2010 - 12:12

Law firm Conyers Dill & Pearman has promoted five lawyers across its British Virgin Islands, Bermuda, Hong Kong and Singapore offices and corporate, litigation and insurance practices to partner status. »

New York

Odyssey Investment Management appoints chief investment officer

Sun, 27/06/2010 - 10:40

Odyssey Investment Management, an investment adviser based in New York City, has appointed Mikhail Filimonov as chief investment officer. »

Tom Brown, European head of investment management at KPMG

Product transparency may result in lower returns, KPMG survey finds

Fri, 25/06/2010 - 05:56

Investor demands for more clearly-defined, transparent and lower-risk products combined with regulators’ desire to exercise more control over the industry may result in the unwanted consequences of lower returns and constraint on innovation. »

Magnifying glass

GlobeOp launches NAV Transparency Report for hedge fund investors

Thu, 24/06/2010 - 10:29

GlobeOp Financial Services has launched the GlobeOp NAV Transparency Report to help fund managers provide investors with greater visibility into the monthly calculation of a portfolio's net asset value. »

Robert J. Barbera, Mount Lucas

Wall Street economist Robert Barbera joins Mount Lucas

Thu, 24/06/2010 - 06:44

Mount Lucas Management, a global macro investment manager, has hired Wall Street economist Robert J. Barbera as chief economist.  »

Document signing

CFTC issues exemption to Bursa Malaysia Derivatives

Thu, 24/06/2010 - 06:05

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has issued an order to Bursa Malaysia Derivatives permitting designated Bursa Malaysia members to solicit and accept orders and customer funds directly from US customers for trading on that exchange without having to register with the CFTC as futures commission merchants.  »

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