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Aima publishes educational guide to offset "hedge fund bashing"

Aima publishes educational guide to offset "hedge fund bashing"

Thu, 06/11/2008 - 06:03

The Alternative Investment Management Association has published the Roadmap to Hedge Funds, which it says is the world's first collaborative educational guide for institutional hedge fund »

Hedge fund model faces re-evaluation, says Castle Hall Alternatives

Hedge fund model faces re-evaluation, says Castle Hall Alternatives

Thu, 06/11/2008 - 05:56

Many aspects of the hedge fund operational model as it has existed over the past few years will have to be rethought in the wake of the industry's setbacks over the past year and a half, a »

Mulvaney Capital appoints McNaughton as chief legal officer

Mulvaney Capital appoints McNaughton as chief legal officer

Thu, 06/11/2008 - 05:41

London-based managed futures specialist Mulvaney Capital Management has announced the appointment as chief legal officer of Alistair McNaughton, who was previously deputy head of legal at »

PCE Investors and Cushman & Wakefield offer start-up solution for hedge fund managers

PCE Investors and Cushman & Wakefield offer start-up solution for hedge fund managers

Wed, 05/11/2008 - 13:51

PCE Investors, a London-based hedge fund operations service provider, has announced an agreement with real estate advisor Cushman & Wakefield to offer a one-stop shop solution to emerg »

Jersey fund industry proving its resilience, says Lipper

Jersey fund industry proving its resilience, says Lipper

Wed, 05/11/2008 - 06:03

Jersey's fund servicing industry amounted to assets of USD270.3bn (GBP135.8bn) in 1,605 funds and sub-funds at the end of June, up more than 160 per cent from USD102.3bn (GBP57.3bn) five y »

Credit event auction sets price of Landesbanki senior debt at 1.25 per cent

Credit event auction sets price of Landesbanki senior debt at 1.25 per cent

Wed, 05/11/2008 - 06:01

Markit and Creditex, in partnership with 14 credit derivative dealers, have conducted a credit event auction to facilitate the settlement of credit derivative trades referencing the senior »

Citi appointed hedge fund administrator by Fortelus Capital Management

Citi appointed hedge fund administrator by Fortelus Capital Management

Wed, 05/11/2008 - 05:49

Citi has been appointed by Fortelus Capital Management to provide hedge fund administration services to Fortelus' distressed debt fund. »

Hedge Fund Capital Management launches credit opportunities fund of funds

Hedge Fund Capital Management launches credit opportunities fund of funds

Wed, 05/11/2008 - 05:44

Zurich-based Hedge Fund Capital Management is launching a credit opportunities fund of hedge funds to take advantage of the major dislocations that have taken place in credit markets in re »

Dow Jones suspends hedge fund indices after managers are asked to deleverage

Dow Jones suspends hedge fund indices after managers are asked to deleverage

Tue, 04/11/2008 - 06:05

Dow Jones Hedge Fund Indexes has announced the temporary suspension of publication of the Dow Jones Hedge Fund Equity Long/Short and Equity Market Neutral Strategy Benchmarks from November »

Eurex trading volume soars 55 per cent in October

Eurex trading volume soars 55 per cent in October

Tue, 04/11/2008 - 05:43

International derivatives exchange Eurex traded a total of 226.6 million contracts in October (not including the trading volume of its International Securities Exchange subsidiary), just s »

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