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Lighthouse Prime Services announces key hires

Lighthouse Prime Services announces key hires

Wed, 15/04/2009 - 13:02

Lighthouse Prime Services, a division of Lighthouse Financial Group, has announced that Steven M. Simmons, Garrett Nenner and Lynn Matteo have joined the firm. »

Silk Invest launches African Lions and Arab Falcons equity funds

Silk Invest launches African Lions and Arab Falcons equity funds

Wed, 15/04/2009 - 13:02

London-based asset management firm Silk Invest has launched the Luxembourg-domiciled African Lions and Arab Falcons fund. »

Conyers completes Brazil partnership formation

Conyers completes Brazil partnership formation

Wed, 15/04/2009 - 13:00

Cayman Islands law firm Conyers Dill & Pearman has announced completion of the official approval, formation and licensing of its São Paulo partnership by the legal regulatory »

Hedge funds up 2.41 per cent in March, says BarclayHedge

Hedge funds up 2.41 per cent in March, says BarclayHedge

Wed, 15/04/2009 - 06:59

Hedge funds gained 2.41 per cent in March, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The index is now up 0.82 per cent in 2009. »

Hedge fund foreign exchange trading slumps, says Greenwich Associates report

Hedge fund foreign exchange trading slumps, says Greenwich Associates report

Wed, 15/04/2009 - 06:50

Global foreign exchange trading volume increased nearly 15 per cent from 2007 to 2008 as an increase in activity among companies and large financial institutions more than offset the su »

Fund industry looks to EIFs to drive international demand

Fund industry looks to EIFs to drive international demand

Tue, 14/04/2009 - 23:00

Gibraltar has a long-established pedigree as an international financial centre and it has been a domicile for alternative funds for years, but it was the introduction of legislation establishing th »

Deloitte hires restructuring and distressed fund specialist

Deloitte hires restructuring and distressed fund specialist

Tue, 14/04/2009 - 17:14

Deloitte, the business advisory firm, has appointed Nick Robinson as a director in its reorganisation services team.  »

Hedge Funds turn positive in first quarter, says Greenwich Alternative Investments

Hedge Funds turn positive in first quarter, says Greenwich Alternative Investments

Tue, 14/04/2009 - 16:59

Hedge funds as measured by the Greenwich Global Hedge Fund Index advanced during the month of March and moved into positive territory for the year. »

Fund administrator OpHedge expands Asian initiative

Fund administrator OpHedge expands Asian initiative

Tue, 14/04/2009 - 16:47

OpHedge Investment Services has announced that founding principal Jeff Li will direct the company's continued expansion into the Asian middle and back office administration space.< »

C.P. Eaton Partners names chief operating and chief financial officer

C.P. Eaton Partners names chief operating and chief financial officer

Tue, 14/04/2009 - 13:05

C.P. Eaton Partners, an independent placement agent, has appointed Dawn Rinaldi as chief operating and chief financial officer. »

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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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Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

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