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Thu, 08/05/2008 - 17:55

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Hedgeweek Comment: Eggs in different baskets

Hedgeweek Comment: Eggs in different baskets

Thu, 08/05/2008 - 15:24

The times are certainly changing. »

RAB Capital sees assets fall through performance and redemptions

RAB Capital sees assets fall through performance and redemptions

Thu, 08/05/2008 - 07:00

London-based hedge fund manager RAB Capital has reported at its annual general meeting that assets under management have declined to USD6.34bn at the beginning of May, as a result of the i »

Cardano hires second fund of hedge funds manager for London office

Cardano hires second fund of hedge funds manager for London office

Wed, 07/05/2008 - 20:36

Dutch-based investment consultant Cardano has announced the appointment of Bill Kelsey to its London-based investment management team with specific responsibility for selecting equity long »

Morgan Stanley launches Commodities Alpha Fund for wealthy US investors

Morgan Stanley launches Commodities Alpha Fund for wealthy US investors

Wed, 07/05/2008 - 20:24

Morgan Stanley Investment Management has launched the Morgan Stanley Commodities Alpha Fund, an actively managed mutual fund that offers US high net worth investors the opportunity to gain »

Law firm warns hedge funds to batten down the hatches in Germany

Law firm warns hedge funds to batten down the hatches in Germany

Wed, 07/05/2008 - 20:10

German law firm Schultze & Braun, a specialist in business recovery, says it is warning its hedge fund and banking clients to ensure »

Insparo Asset Management launches Africa and Middle East hedge fund

Insparo Asset Management launches Africa and Middle East hedge fund

Wed, 07/05/2008 - 19:50

Insparo Asset Management has announced plans to launch its inaugural Africa and Middle East hedge fund this month with an expected USD125m in assets, offering investors the opportunity to »

Standard Life Investments opens Global Absolute Return fund to retail investors

Standard Life Investments opens Global Absolute Return fund to retail investors

Wed, 07/05/2008 - 19:20

Standard Life Investments has launched its Global Absolute Return Strategies Fund to retail investors, offering access through a unit trust to the same advanced investment techniques alrea »

Dow Jones Hedge Fund Indexes sees most strategies bounce back in April

Dow Jones Hedge Fund Indexes sees most strategies bounce back in April

Wed, 07/05/2008 - 19:08

Five of the six hedge fund strategies covered by Dow Jones Hedge Fund Indexes posted net-of-fees gains in April, although event-driven is still the only strategy tracked by Dow Jones that »

Hedge fund investors increase focus on risk management, says Deutsche survey

Hedge fund investors increase focus on risk management, says Deutsche survey

Wed, 07/05/2008 - 07:07

Risk management has joined the performance, philosophy and pedigree of hedge fund managers among the key criteria for investors in manager selection, according to the sixth annual Alternat »

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Read how prime brokers of all shapes and sizes are becoming both operational and balance sheet-efficient, and broadening out their product suites for hedge fund managers... »

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This Hedgeweek Special Report explains not only why managed futures should be reconsidered by investors, but also how a more effective risk allocation strategy can benefit investor portfolios in both correlated and non-correlated markets... »

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Christiopher Elvin, Preqin

55% of private equity firms surveyed by Preqin at the end of 2014 stated they would deploy greater levels of capital in 2015, although 39% suggested it is more difficult to find attractive investments. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin comments: ... »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

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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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Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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