Sign up for free newsletter

newsLatest site

BlackRock launches European Absolute Alpha Fund

BlackRock launches European Absolute Alpha Fund

Thu, 02/04/2009 - 13:01

BlackRock has launched the European Absolute Alpha Fund, which aims to deliver positive returns across all market conditions by investing in equities and equity-related securities, incl »

Treveria announces decline in profits and resignation of chairman

Treveria announces decline in profits and resignation of chairman

Thu, 02/04/2009 - 13:01

Treveria, the German retail focused real estate investment company, has announced that its property assets were EUR2,017m at 31 December 2008, reflecting a decline in valuation of 12.3 »

Augustus Asset Managers returns to Julius Baer fold with acquisition by GAM

Augustus Asset Managers returns to Julius Baer fold with acquisition by GAM

Thu, 02/04/2009 - 07:00

GAM (UK), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Julius Baer Holding, is to acquire Augustus Asset Managers, the London-based fixed income and foreign exchange investment management company creat »

Dominick & Dominick appoints Steven Cohen as consultant

Dominick & Dominick appoints Steven Cohen as consultant

Thu, 02/04/2009 - 07:00

US securities firm Dominick & Dominick has established a consulting arrangement with Steven M. »

Barclays says CVC is preferred bidder for iShares

Barclays says CVC is preferred bidder for iShares

Wed, 01/04/2009 - 16:59

Barclays says it now has a preferred bidder for iShares - CVC Capital Partners.  »

Tax agreements signed by Guernsey, Jersey and Isle of Man

Tax agreements signed by Guernsey, Jersey and Isle of Man

Wed, 01/04/2009 - 16:58

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has welcomed new tax information exchange agreements signed recently by the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey. »

Asset managers and hedge funds face new risk management regime, says Sophis

Asset managers and hedge funds face new risk management regime, says Sophis

Wed, 01/04/2009 - 16:48

Sixty three per cent of asset managers believe that risk management requirements have changed as a result of recent market volatility, with a further 35 per cent saying they have change »

Managed Funds Association outlines key considerations for regulatory reforms

Managed Funds Association outlines key considerations for regulatory reforms

Wed, 01/04/2009 - 13:02

Hedge fund industry body the Managed Funds Association has outlined various considerations that it believes policymakers should undertake as they debate regulatory reforms in an effort »

Last Atlantis Capital Management permanently withdraws from NFA membership

Last Atlantis Capital Management permanently withdraws from NFA membership

Wed, 01/04/2009 - 12:43

The National Futures Association has accepted Last Atlantis Capital Management's settlement offer to permanently withdraw from NFA membership. »

Insight Investment launches UK Equity Income Booster fund

Insight Investment launches UK Equity Income Booster fund

Wed, 01/04/2009 - 07:00

Insight Investment has announces the launch of the Insight UK Equity Income Booster, an equity income fund that aims to provide an enhanced level of income with potential for capital gr »

features
Article
EU Flag

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. ... »

Article
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.  ... »

Article
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.  ... »

Special report
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... »

Article
North America

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. ... »

latestjobs
Investment Banking Associate (Consumer)

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Investment Banking M&A Associate

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Lead Mobile Engineer – Mobile App Development

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

events
3 weeks 1 day from now - New York
4 weeks 2 days from now - Texas
5 weeks 3 days from now - New York
5 weeks 4 days from now - New York
specialreports