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Hedge Fund Standards Board appoints Antonio Borges as chairman

Hedge Fund Standards Board appoints Antonio Borges as chairman

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 13:08

The London-based Hedge Fund Standards Board has appointed Antonio Borges, a former vice-chairman of Goldman Sachs and dean of French business school Insead, as its first permanent chairman »

Jersey lawyer criticises inconsistency of EU money laundering 'white list'

Jersey lawyer criticises inconsistency of EU money laundering 'white list'

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 06:59

A Jersey lawyer specialising in the field of money laundering and financial services regulation has questioned the validity of the European Union's »

FRM Diversified Alpha raises GBP61.8m in share placing

FRM Diversified Alpha raises GBP61.8m in share placing

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 06:58

The board of closed-ended multistrategy fund of hedge funds FRM Diversified Alpha has announced that it has received subscriptions totalling GBP61, »

GlobeOp sees assets under administration pass USD100bn

GlobeOp sees assets under administration pass USD100bn

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 06:58

GlobeOp Financial Services, an independent provider of administration, financial technology services and analytics to hedge funds and other asset m »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Interest rate surprise threatens new hedge fund losses

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Interest rate surprise threatens new hedge fund losses

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 06:57

Hedge funds and investment banks may have suffered fresh losses of up to USD5bn over the past month alone on exotic interest rate options, reports »

RWC Partners recruits Asian equity team to launch new hedge fund

RWC Partners recruits Asian equity team to launch new hedge fund

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 06:55

RWC Partners, which recently changed its name from MPC Investors, has announced the recruitment of Carmel Peters and Kirsty McLaren from Sofaer Cap »

Aspect Capital opens office in Hong Kong

Aspect Capital opens office in Hong Kong

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 06:54

Systematic London-based investment manager Aspect Capital has announced the expansion of its global presence with the opening of a new office in Ho »

Alternative investment firms seek sell-side technology to support fund growth, says report

Alternative investment firms seek sell-side technology to support fund growth, says report

Thu, 26/06/2008 - 07:00

A new category of software vendor that has traditionally targeted the sell-side is moving into the alternative investments space, addressing various aspects of the trade life cycle of both »

Markit unveils European asset-backed securities transparency initiative

Markit unveils European asset-backed securities transparency initiative

Wed, 25/06/2008 - 18:22

Markit, a provider of independent data, portfolio valuations and over-the-counter derivatives trade processing, has announced it is working with leading institutions to facilitate the dist »

Karim Vellani joins Polar Capital as chief risk officer

Karim Vellani joins Polar Capital as chief risk officer

Wed, 25/06/2008 - 18:12

London-based hedge fund manager Polar Capital has appointed Karim Vellani, previously head of risk management for the global proprietary trading business at Credit Suisse, as chief risk of »

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Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Tue, 24/02/2015 - 19:14

New regulations are allowing hedge fund managers and institutional investors to take advantage of fresh opportunities in the Swiss market, from innovative new fund platforms to new fund strategies and structures that provide significant portfolio diversification opportunities... »

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The attraction of incubator platforms has increased noticeably in recent years. New hedge funds face a Sisyphus-like task getting up and running as global regulation and compliance pushes costs up, whilst investors simultaneously expect to see institutional quality operations in place from day one.    ... »

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How to Access Europe using third party AIFMs

Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »

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Richard A Kimball Jr, CEO, HEXL

Healthcare costs continue to spiral out of control and yet still achieve relatively poor outcomes, says Richard A Kimball Jr (pictured), CEO of HEXL… ... »

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Six trends shaping the next generation

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 08:01

Just 20 years ago, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were novelties. Now, after two decades of explosive growth, they are firmly entrenched in the asset management landscape. Total US-listed ETF assets reached a record-setting USD2.0 trillion at the end of 2014, up from USD1.7 trillion a year earlier, and inflows totaled USD244 billion for the year. European ETFs also saw record flows in 2014; they attracted USD61.4 billion in new assets, more than three times the 2013 total. ... »

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