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Maitland hires former Walkers lawyer to boost Cayman operation

Maitland hires former Walkers lawyer to boost Cayman operation

Thu, 05/03/2009 - 11:45

International professional services firm Maitland has announced the appointment of former Walkers attorney David Pytches as a partner in its Cayman operation. »

RWC Partners launches Distressed Convertibles Fund

RWC Partners launches Distressed Convertibles Fund

Thu, 05/03/2009 - 06:09

RWC Partners has launched the RWC Distressed Convertibles Fund, which offers investors the ability to take advantage of pricing anomalies in the high yielding sectors of the convertible »

Vistra Fund Services selects Advent Partner World Investor and Geneva

Vistra Fund Services selects Advent Partner World Investor and Geneva

Thu, 05/03/2009 - 05:58

Advent Software has announced that Vistra Fund Services has selected Advent Partner World Investor, its recently launched investor accounting and servicing solution for both onshore and »

Dow Jones resumes publication of two hedge fund strategy benchmarks

Dow Jones resumes publication of two hedge fund strategy benchmarks

Wed, 04/03/2009 - 15:59

Dow Jones Hedge Fund Indexes has announced that it has resumed publication of the Dow Jones Hedge Fund Equity Long/Short and Equity Market Neutral Strategy Benchmarks, which were suspen »

Brevan Howard targets institutional investors with absolute return bond fund

Brevan Howard targets institutional investors with absolute return bond fund

Wed, 04/03/2009 - 15:59

Brevan Howard Asset Management has launched its first Ucits III fund, the Brevan Howard Absolute Return Bond Plus Fund. »

Veritas appoints Antony Burgess as director of institutional business

Veritas appoints Antony Burgess as director of institutional business

Wed, 04/03/2009 - 15:45

Independent investment firm Veritas Asset Management has appointed Antony Burgess to the new role of director of institutional business. »

Majority of hedge fund assets under management from institutional investors

Majority of hedge fund assets under management from institutional investors

Wed, 04/03/2009 - 11:55

The majority of all assets under management by hedge funds and funds of hedge funds globally are from institutional investors, including a third of institutional assets that come from p »

Early CfD disclosure will protect investors, says AIC

Early CfD disclosure will protect investors, says AIC

Wed, 04/03/2009 - 11:52

The Association of Investment Companies has welcomed the decision of the UK's Financial Services Authority to bring forward the implementation of disclosure of significant contract for »

State Street calls for cooperation to boost derivatives servicing market

State Street calls for cooperation to boost derivatives servicing market

Wed, 04/03/2009 - 06:02

The growing volume of over-the-counter derivative trades may challenge the capacity of legacy technology systems, and cooperation between industry participants and regulators is essenti »

Equity index derivatives continue to lead trading volume at Eurex

Equity index derivatives continue to lead trading volume at Eurex

Wed, 04/03/2009 - 05:57

The Eurex international derivatives markets saw an average daily volume of 10.7 million contracts traded in February, down from 11.9 million contracts a year earlier. »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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