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European derivatives ADV up 0.9 per cent, says NYSE Euronext

European derivatives ADV up 0.9 per cent, says NYSE Euronext

Thu, 07/05/2009 - 17:03

The average daily trading volume of NYSE Euronext's European derivatives products in April 2009 was 4.5 million futures and options contracts, an increase of 0.9 per cent from April 200 »

Norton Rose appoints investment funds partner

Norton Rose appoints investment funds partner

Thu, 07/05/2009 - 16:45

International legal practice Norton Rose has announced that Michael Newell has joined the investment funds team as a partner. »

SEC charges operators of Reserve Primary Fund with fraud

SEC charges operators of Reserve Primary Fund with fraud

Thu, 07/05/2009 - 14:00

The Securities and Exchange Commission has filed civil fraud charges against the operators of the Reserve Primary Fund, the money market fund that »

NewAlpha invests USD30m in Melchior European Fund

NewAlpha invests USD30m in Melchior European Fund

Thu, 07/05/2009 - 13:13

NewAlpha has announced its 12th seeding agreement, a USD30m investment in the Melchior European Fund managed by the UK's Dalton Strategic Partnership. »

Och-Ziff AUM down 32 per cent year-on-year

Och-Ziff AUM down 32 per cent year-on-year

Thu, 07/05/2009 - 12:45

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group has reported that its assets under management were USD22.6bn as of 31 March 2009, 16 per cent lower than 31 December 2008 and 32 per cent lower than 31 »

Shareholders vote against wind-up of Ashmore Global Opportunities

Shareholders vote against wind-up of Ashmore Global Opportunities

Thu, 07/05/2009 - 07:06

Ashmore Global Opportunities has announced that shareholders have voted against the resolution to wind up the company. »

Regulatory changes to impact securities and investments industry

Regulatory changes to impact securities and investments industry

Thu, 07/05/2009 - 07:05

A research report by TowerGroup has outlined ten far-reaching regulatory changes facing the securities and investments industry in the next 24 months and beyond. »

100 Women in Hedge Funds names UK charity of the year

100 Women in Hedge Funds names UK charity of the year

Thu, 07/05/2009 - 06:42

100 Women in Hedge Funds has named Shine as its UK charity of the year and beneficiary of its annual London fundraising event, to be held on 7 October 2009. »

36 South opens London office

36 South opens London office

Wed, 06/05/2009 - 21:00

Global macro/volatility hedge fund specialist 36 South Capital Holdings Ltd (36South) has opened an office in London. »

EU directive will cost UK hedge fund industry GBP3bn, says Kinetic Partners

EU directive will cost UK hedge fund industry GBP3bn, says Kinetic Partners

Wed, 06/05/2009 - 17:15

Kinetic Partners, a regulatory consultancy to the UK hedge fund industry, estimates that the proposed EU Directive on Alternative Investment Fund Managers will cost the UK hedge fund in »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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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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