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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 »

Fidessa delivers ultra low-latency LSE data to more than 200 clients

Fidessa delivers ultra low-latency LSE data to more than 200 clients

Wed, 25/06/2008 - 14:16

Fidessa group, provider of the Fidessa and Fidessa LatentZero trading, market data and global connectivity solutions, has announced the delivery of data from the London Stock Exchange with »

S&P and SuperDerivatives combine securities and derivatives valuation services

S&P and SuperDerivatives combine securities and derivatives valuation services

Wed, 25/06/2008 - 13:57

Standard & Poor's Securities Evaluations, a provider of independent securities evaluations, and SuperDerivatives, which specialises in derivatives pricing, revaluation and risk managem »

US law firm expects more investor claims to follow indictment of Bear Stearns managers

US law firm expects more investor claims to follow indictment of Bear Stearns managers

Tue, 24/06/2008 - 14:59

New York law firm Klayman & Toskes believes that claims against Bear Stearns - now part of JP Morgan Chase - on behalf of investors in its High-Grade Structured Credit Strategies and H »

Mourant completes 200th listing on Channel Islands Stock Exchange

Mourant completes 200th listing on Channel Islands Stock Exchange

Tue, 24/06/2008 - 14:38

Mourant International Finance Administration, part of the Jersey-based international legal and financial services group Mourant, has completed its 200th listing on the Channel Islands Stoc »

SuperDerivatives introduces next generation FX platform

SuperDerivatives introduces next generation FX platform

Tue, 24/06/2008 - 13:32

SuperDerivatives, a provider of derivatives pricing and multi-asset front-office systems, risk management, revaluation and online options trading solutions, has launched the next generatio »

Ramius Fund of Funds Group names Vikas Kapoor as head of risk management

Ramius Fund of Funds Group names Vikas Kapoor as head of risk management

Tue, 24/06/2008 - 13:22

Ramius Fund of Funds Group, manager of a range of institutional fund of hedge funds products and managed accounts, has appointed Vikas Kapoor, a former managing director at Arden Asset Man »

Singapore Exchange names Jeremy Ang to head commodities exchange

Singapore Exchange names Jeremy Ang to head commodities exchange

Tue, 24/06/2008 - 13:21

Singapore Exchange has appointed Jeremy Ang Peng Leong as chief executive of the Singapore Commodity Exchange, following its acquisition of the exchange, which is scheduled to be completed »

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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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