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SEC wins hedge fund fraud case against head of Lancer Management Group

SEC wins hedge fund fraud case against head of Lancer Management Group

Mon, 29/09/2008 - 07:01

A US district court judge has granted a motion brought by the Securities and Exchange Commission for summary judgment against the main perpetrator of the multi-million-dollar Lancer hedge »

Aima unveils new global council membership

Aima unveils new global council membership

Sun, 28/09/2008 - 07:15

The Alternative Investment Management Association, the London-based hedge fund industry association, has unveiled its new council membership following the organisation's annual general mee »

Laven Partners criticises Sarkozy's UN attack on hedge funds

Laven Partners criticises Sarkozy's UN attack on hedge funds

Fri, 26/09/2008 - 18:16

London- and Geneva-based investment management consultancy Laven Partners has questioned the premises of French President Nicolas Sarkozy's speech on Tuesday at the United Nations in which »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: SEC probes alleged market manipulation of financial stocks

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: SEC probes alleged market manipulation of financial stocks

Fri, 26/09/2008 - 18:10

The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating whether traders spread rumours in order to manipulate share prices and has ordered more than two dozen hedge funds to submit trading »

CFTC acts to revoke registration of Philadelphia Alternative Asset Management

CFTC acts to revoke registration of Philadelphia Alternative Asset Management

Fri, 26/09/2008 - 07:51

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed an action to revoke the registration of Philadelphia Alternative Asset Management as a commodity pool operator after the company was conv »

Hong Kong regulator applauded for resisting pressure for short selling clampdown

Hong Kong regulator applauded for resisting pressure for short selling clampdown

Fri, 26/09/2008 - 07:48

The Hong Kong arm of the Alternative Investment Management Association, the London-based hedge fund industry association, has praised the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission for ma »

BVI regulator introduces Annual Returns for domiciled investment funds

BVI regulator introduces Annual Returns for domiciled investment funds

Fri, 26/09/2008 - 07:40

The British Virgin Islands Financial Services Commission has announced the creation of a new Annual Return regime for BVI investment funds. »

Phoenix Fund Services wins Lindsell Train offshore long/short funds mandate

Phoenix Fund Services wins Lindsell Train offshore long/short funds mandate

Fri, 26/09/2008 - 07:38

Phoenix Fund Services, a specialist provider of offshore and onshore traditional and alternative fund administration services, has won a mandate to service Lindsell Train's USD30m offshore »

Quant specialist Cani Financial Advisors appoints director of sales and marketing

Quant specialist Cani Financial Advisors appoints director of sales and marketing

Thu, 25/09/2008 - 07:07

Cani Financial Advisors, a Florida-based provider of quantitative trading technology and alternative asset management, has appointed Daniel Lyle as director of sales and marketing, based i »

Singapore Exchange introduces new transparency requirements to deter failed share delivery

Singapore Exchange introduces new transparency requirements to deter failed share delivery

Thu, 25/09/2008 - 01:14

The Singapore Exchange has announced that although trading in its listed securities has been orderly and settlement has been timely despite the current market turbulence, it is implementin »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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In an extract from the Preqin Special Report: Asia-Pacific Hedge Funds, we provide an overview of the industry in Asia-Pacific, covering assets under management as well as key locations, strategies, fund structures and more.  ... »

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Assets under management for sovereign wealth funds globally reach USD6.31tn as of March 2015, increasing by more than USD900bn over the past 18 months. This information has been revealed in the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review, a comprehensive guide to these influential investors. ... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015 – The Winners

Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: eVestment – The evolution of hedge fund investing

As revealed in this Hedgeweek Special Report sponsored by eVestment, the data, analytics and market intelligence provider to the institutional investment community, experts agree that investing in hedge funds represents a good way for institutions to access manager skill, which is key in constructing a diversified portfolio to achieve risk and return targets. ... »

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