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Thompson Hine partner joins Hedge Fund Association board

Thompson Hine partner joins Hedge Fund Association board

Thu, 20/03/2008 - 08:53

Richard Heller, a partner with the law firm Thompson Hine, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Hedge Fund Association, an international non-profit association of hedge fund »

Oxford Funding closes on USD100m fundraising target

Oxford Funding closes on USD100m fundraising target

Thu, 20/03/2008 - 08:52

Oxford Funding Corporation, which is planning to raise USD100m for a fund dedicated to acquiring portfolios of home loans from banks and large mortgage lenders at generous discounts, has a »

Luxembourg SIFs reach 400 in first year

Luxembourg SIFs reach 400 in first year

Thu, 20/03/2008 - 08:51

A total of 400 Specialised Investment Funds, the alternative investment vehicle launched by Luxembourg last February to boost its role as a domicile beyond traditional long-only funds, hav »

AAMAC buys Halcyon Asset Management and takes it public

AAMAC buys Halcyon Asset Management and takes it public

Wed, 19/03/2008 - 12:48

Privately-owned Halcyon Asset Management and Alternative Asset Management Acquisition Corporation have announced that Halcyon will become accessible via a listing on the New York Stock Exc »

Rab Capital announces flat preliminary results for 2007

Rab Capital announces flat preliminary results for 2007

Wed, 19/03/2008 - 12:46

Aim-listed hedge fund manager RAB Capital, a significant shareholder in Northern Rock, has announced net profits for 2007 not much changed from the previous year, with a rise of 3 per cent »

Carlyle says hedge fund collapse will not affect other business

Carlyle says hedge fund collapse will not affect other business

Wed, 19/03/2008 - 11:36

Private equity firm the Carlyle Group has denied that its other areas of business will be affected by the collapse of Carlyle Capital Corporation, a publicly traded mortgage-backed securit »

Energy Transfer Partners and subsidiaries pay USD10m to settle price manipulation charge

Energy Transfer Partners and subsidiaries pay USD10m to settle price manipulation charge

Wed, 19/03/2008 - 11:34

US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has obtained a USD10m civil monetary penalty in a consent order settling charges against Energy Transfer Partners of Dallas and three of its subsidi »

Hedge funds still lack automated processing for OTC derivatives, says report

Hedge funds still lack automated processing for OTC derivatives, says report

Wed, 19/03/2008 - 11:33

Although top-tier sell-side broker dealers have invested millions of dollars since the mid-1990s developing automated processing for their burgeoning OTC derivatives businesses, many other »

NYSE Euronext and Abu Dhabi Securities Market enter strategic cooperation agreement

NYSE Euronext and Abu Dhabi Securities Market enter strategic cooperation agreement

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 17:29

NYSE Euronext (NYX) and Abu Dhabi Securities Market (ADSM) have entered a cooperation agreement to jointly develop and explore new opportunities in trading systems and other related techno »

Waksman excited by Barclay CTA indices performance in 2008

Waksman excited by Barclay CTA indices performance in 2008

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 14:48

The Barclay CTA index has gained 7.17 per cent in the first two months of 2008, according to Sol Waksman, founder and president of BarclayHedge. »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 09:11

Voting for the 6th edition of the Hedgeweek Global Awards is now open. The Awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony to be held in London. ... »

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Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 09:58

Read how managed accounts platforms are now catering to a wide spectrum of investor needs, from straightforward commingled funds to sophisticated infrastructure solutions for the largest institutional investors. And the rise of liquid alternatives means that onshore funds - UCITS, AIFs and '40 Act funds - are becoming just as popular as offshore funds... »

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Global assets under management* of the private real estate industry have reached USD742bn, an all-time high for the industry, and up from USD697bn as of the end of 2013. Preqin’s Andrew Moylan takes a look at the latest stats on the industry. ... »

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In this report S&P Capital IQ examines how credit events can impact on the price of equities. The results are compelling. The report looks at the relationship between credit indicators and equity back-tested returns. ​ ... »

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