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Pierre Lagrange, GLG Partners

Man Group to acquire GLG

Mon, 17/05/2010 - 09:32

British hedge fund firm Man Group is to acquire rival GLG Partners in a deal worth GBP1.1bn (USD1.6bn). »

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News analysis: Decision time looms for EU’s alternatives directive

Mon, 17/05/2010 - 07:49

The European Union’s Directive on Alternative Investment Fund Managers is poised to step significantly closer to becoming law this week, with decisions on the directive scheduled to be taken in the European Parliament and the EU’s Council of Economic Affairs and Finance Ministers. »

Emerging markets currency

Finisterre targets emerging market corporate credit

Mon, 17/05/2010 - 07:02

Finisterre Capital, an emerging markets total return specialist, is changing the name and liquidity terms of the Finisterre Special Situations Fund. »

Matt Simon, TABB Group, Research Analyst

US hedge fund equity commission to hit USD4bn

Mon, 17/05/2010 - 07:00

US hedge fund equity commission revenue is expected to grow by nine per cent in 2010, rising to USD4 billion, according to the latest estimates released by TABB Group. »

News from Bowne: Are you keeping up with your regulatory obligations?

News from Bowne: Are you keeping up with your regulatory obligations?

Sun, 16/05/2010 - 17:10

Keep up with regulatory obligations using Bowne ComplianceTrak, an integrated tracking, monitoring and reporting system specifically designed to meet the needs of hedge fund professionals. Bowne ComplianceTrak will help you build a solid foundation for your compliance program. »

Jon Anderson, global head of valuation and OTC derivatives at GlobeOp

Standard & Poor's to provide valuations for GlobeOp

Sun, 16/05/2010 - 14:17

S&P Valuation and Risk Strategies, a business unit within Standard & Poor's, has been selected to provide independent valuations for a range of fixed income securities to GlobeOp Financial Services, a provider of middle and back office administration and risk reporting services to hedge funds and asset management firms. »

Volatility

Volatility back with a vengeance, says Australian Fund Monitors

Sun, 16/05/2010 - 12:25

Markets have seemingly turned back the clock over the last month, with a return to volatility not seen since the global financial crisis, a report by Australian Fund Monitors says. »

Carey Olsen lead partner Eve Kosofsky

Side pockets revive major fund

Sun, 16/05/2010 - 11:53

Law firm Carey Olsen says restructuring work carried out by its corporate team in Jersey has revived the fortunes of Close Global Funds, Close Brothers' flagship offshore investment vehicle, lifting the suspension of trading of the main fund on the CISX. »

Traders

Hedge funds gain 1.31 per cent in April

Sun, 16/05/2010 - 10:24

Hedge funds gained 1.31 per cent in April, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. »

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Schroders adds second fund to GAIA Ucits platform

Fri, 14/05/2010 - 06:04

Schroders has launched a second fund on its Global Alternative Investor Access platform, a regulated platform for Ucits funds designed to give investors easier access to hedge funds.  »

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