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Credit crunch fails to dent real estate investment sector

Credit crunch fails to dent real estate investment sector

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 12:38

With its biggest market, the UK commercial property sector, in the doldrums for more than a year and the credit crunch casting a baleful shadow over large swathes of the global investment industry, »

Island builds on UK property advantage

Island builds on UK property advantage

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 12:35

Jersey's dominant role in the structuring of property funds for UK promoters is widely associated with the tax advantages it offered at one time, but in fact the island's expertise in the sector wa »

Nedgroup Investments appoints Fortis Prime Fund Solutions as administrator

Nedgroup Investments appoints Fortis Prime Fund Solutions as administrator

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 07:00

Fund of hedge funds provider Nedgroup Investments has appointed Fortis Prime Fund Solutions' Isle of Man office as the administrator for all of its funds, including the Nedgroup Investment »

Are fund managers' client reporting systems up to scratch?

Are fund managers' client reporting systems up to scratch?

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 07:00

Client expectations of their wealth managers have changed significantly over the past decade, with the industry adapting product and service suites for a new generation of wealth creators. »

Hedgeweek Commentary: Behind the hedge fund news

Hedgeweek Commentary: Behind the hedge fund news

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 07:00

The effects of the credit crunch and a generally harsher economic climate are driving various trends in the alternative investment industry. »

Comment: Sophisticated managers ready to shine in turbulent greater China markets

Comment: Sophisticated managers ready to shine in turbulent greater China markets

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 06:59

Do Greater China and other Asia-focused hedge funds offer little more than beta exposure with negligible contribution to portfolio diversification? »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Martello fails to surmount growth hurdle

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Martello fails to surmount growth hurdle

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 06:59

Fund-of-funds manager Martello Investment Management of Great Barrington, Massachusetts, is liquidating. »

SkyBridge Capital unveils global hedge fund seeding platform with Australia's Challenger

SkyBridge Capital unveils global hedge fund seeding platform with Australia's Challenger

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 06:59

New York-based SkyBridge Capital, which provides strategic capital to new and early-stage hedge funds, and Australia's Challenger Financial Services Group have announced a long-term strate »

Optimal Investment Services strengthens risk team

Optimal Investment Services strengthens risk team

Thu, 15/05/2008 - 17:20

Optimal Investment Services, a Geneva-based fund of hedge funds manager belonging to the Santander group, has announced the strengthening of its risk team with hires in the UK and Switzerl »

Phalanx Capital relaunches Asian volatility multistrategy fund with strategic investor

Phalanx Capital relaunches Asian volatility multistrategy fund with strategic investor

Thu, 15/05/2008 - 17:17

Chicago-based Phalanx Capital Management of Chicago has relaunched its volatility multistrategy fund with a strategic investment from Hong Kong-based Vision Investment Management. »

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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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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 09:11

Voting for the 6th edition of the Hedgeweek Global Awards is now open. The Awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony to be held in London. ... »

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Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 09:58

Read how managed accounts platforms are now catering to a wide spectrum of investor needs, from straightforward commingled funds to sophisticated infrastructure solutions for the largest institutional investors. And the rise of liquid alternatives means that onshore funds - UCITS, AIFs and '40 Act funds - are becoming just as popular as offshore funds... »

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Stack of US dollar bills

Global assets under management* of the private real estate industry have reached USD742bn, an all-time high for the industry, and up from USD697bn as of the end of 2013. Preqin’s Andrew Moylan takes a look at the latest stats on the industry. ... »

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S&P Capital IQ Special Report

In this report S&P Capital IQ examines how credit events can impact on the price of equities. The results are compelling. The report looks at the relationship between credit indicators and equity back-tested returns. ​ ... »

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