ETF Securities sets out investment case for gold

ETF Securities, which has pioneered the offering of exchange-traded commodities on the London Stock Exchange and other leading European markets, will set out the investment case for gold and other »


Isle of Man takes swift action to update funds regime

The Isle of Man, which has seen alternative fund assets grow from USD7bn in 2003 to a current level of USD50.1bn, is aiming for an ambitious total of USD100bn under administration and USD5 »


Comment: Bankruptcy court rejects Cayman proceedings of Bear Stearns hedge funds

Daniel M Glosband, Emanuel C Grillo and Elizabeth Shea Fries of law firm Goodwin Procter examine the decision by a US judge to decline to recognise liquidation proceedings in Cayman for tw »


Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Goldman pledges not to close troubled Global Alpha fund

The managers of the Goldman Sachs group's battered Global Alpha hedge fund has assured investors in a letter that it will not shut down and will constrain borrowing and adapt to market vol »


Advent unveils new Geneva software with enhanced data access

Advent Software, a leading provider of software and services to the global alternative investment management industry, has unveiled Geneva 7.0, which it says is a major technical and funct »


Resolute Capital Growth Fund listed on Irish Stock Exchange

The shares of Resolute Capital Growth Fund, which specialises in low-volatility, market-neutral strategies and invests primarily in currencies, have been listed on the Irish Stock Exchange »


High-profile fund managers to join Occam Asset Management

A trio of successful fund managers have joined forces with Jonathan Hughes-Morgan, formerly managing director and co-founder of Thames River Capital, and David Sheppard, formerly head of p »


Natixis to launch new EUR500m carbon fund

Natixis Environnement & Infrastructures has announced plans to launch a new carbon fund, the European Kyoto Fund, with a target size of EUR500m, in response to growing interest from in »


Cadogan appoints John Trammell as president

New York-based alternative investment manager Cadogan Management has announced the appointment of John Trammell, 50, as president to work alongside chief executive Stuart Leaf to manage an »


Chicago meeting to examine volatility indices

Portfolio management and the volatility of volatility indices will be the theme under discussion at the 43rd meeting of the Chicago Quantitative Work Alliance for Applied Finance, Educatio »


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