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ICAP launches non-deliverable forwards on seven Asian currencies

ICAP launches non-deliverable forwards on seven Asian currencies

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 05:56

ICAP is launching non-deliverable forwards on seven Asian currencies, as well as the Russian rouble on its electronic foreign exchange trading platform EBS on 3 March, further expanding it »

Aimse poll reveals investment 'Diamonds and Duds'

Aimse poll reveals investment 'Diamonds and Duds'

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 05:55

The Association of Investment Management Sales Executives, has announced the results of its first annual 'Diamonds and Duds' poll. »

Bourne takes charge of sales at CrossBorder Capital

Bourne takes charge of sales at CrossBorder Capital

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 05:54

CrossBorder Capital has appointed William Bourne as director of sales to build on its recent growth and in anticipation of new fund offerings later this year. »

BlueCrest Capital Management goes live on Murex's MX.3 for credit derivatives

BlueCrest Capital Management goes live on Murex's MX.3 for credit derivatives

Thu, 28/02/2008 - 16:45

Murex has announced that BlueCrest Capital Management, a European hedge fund manager with USD 13bn under management, is now live on MX.3 for its Multi-Strategy Credit Master Fund, a new st »

Asian hedge fund industry set to thrive despite headwinds

Asian hedge fund industry set to thrive despite headwinds

Thu, 28/02/2008 - 16:45

Arguably, 2007 was the most important year for hedge funds in Asia since GFIA started researching the Asian hedge fund universe in 1998. First, it was clearly a good year for returns. »

Daiwa Securities wins its SAS70 accounting report

Daiwa Securities wins its SAS70 accounting report

Thu, 28/02/2008 - 06:00

Daiwa Securities Global Asset Services, the fund servicing arm of the Daiwa Securities Group, has obtained a statement of auditing standards, SAS70 report, from its independent auditors KP »

Mourant du Feu & Jeune hires two partners

Mourant du Feu & Jeune hires two partners

Thu, 28/02/2008 - 06:00

Mourant du Feu & Jeune, part of Mourant, has hired two partners, Richard de Basto and Matthew Feargrieve, for its Cayman funds and finance practice groups. »

NFA takes emergency enforcement action against Innovative Capital Management

NFA takes emergency enforcement action against Innovative Capital Management

Thu, 28/02/2008 - 06:00

The National Futures Association has taken emergency enforcement action against Innovative Capital Management, a commodity pool operator and commodity trading adviser based in Brooklyn, »

Asian industry growth drives admin challenges

Asian industry growth drives admin challenges

Wed, 27/02/2008 - 23:04

More than 50 new alternative funds were launched in Asia in 2007, raising USD5bn in assets, and the continent's hedge fund industry saw total assets under management rise by just over 20 per cent - »

Rival centres share growth of alternatives industry

Rival centres share growth of alternatives industry

Wed, 27/02/2008 - 22:57

Hong Kong and Singapore, the traditional rivals for financial services business in Asia outside Japan, are also doing battle to become the region's de facto hub for hedge funds and other alternativ »

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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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