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Robert Khuzami named director of enforcement at SEC

Robert Khuzami named director of enforcement at SEC

Fri, 20/02/2009 - 12:00

Securities and Exchange Commission chairman Mary L. »

Alpha Titans 15 Index launched

Alpha Titans 15 Index launched

Fri, 20/02/2009 - 12:00

The Alpha Titans 15 Index, which was launched on 1 January 2009, demonstrated performance in the initial month of +2.00 per cent.  »

SEC serves papers on Allen Stanford over alleged multi-billion fraud

SEC serves papers on Allen Stanford over alleged multi-billion fraud

Fri, 20/02/2009 - 05:57

The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced that Allen Stanford, the Texan billionaire and sports sponsor who has been accused or orchestrating a multi-billon-dollar investment fr »

Liffe lists futures on 13 MSCI indices on Bclear

Liffe lists futures on 13 MSCI indices on Bclear

Thu, 19/02/2009 - 12:01

Liffe, the European-based derivatives business of NYSE Euronext, has announced the launch of futures on 13 MSCI indices on its wholesale derivatives service Bclear. »

Make a date in your diary for the first HMHQ networking event

Make a date in your diary for the first HMHQ networking event

Thu, 19/02/2009 - 12:00

HMHQ, the professional networking space for the institutional investment community just launched by Hedgemedia Ltd, is holding a special introductory »

Managed futures lose slight ground in January

Managed futures lose slight ground in January

Thu, 19/02/2009 - 11:54

Following a 14.11 per cent gain in 2008, managed futures slipped 0.13 per cent in January, according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by Iowa-based industry information provider Barcla »

Stephan Fritz appointed chief executive of Harcourt

Stephan Fritz appointed chief executive of Harcourt

Thu, 19/02/2009 - 11:51

Harcourt Investment Consulting, a provider of alternative investment solutions, has appointed Stephan Fritz as its chief executive officer, effective 1 March 2009. »

Barings announces changes to directional global bond trust

Barings announces changes to directional global bond trust

Thu, 19/02/2009 - 06:04

Baring Asset Management, the international investment management firm, has announced three key changes to its Baring Directional Global Bond Trust, effective 10 March 2009 and subject t »

Eurex to extend trader development programme for Central and Eastern Europe

Eurex to extend trader development programme for Central and Eastern Europe

Thu, 19/02/2009 - 06:00

International derivatives exchange Eurex will continue to expand its international distribution network in 2009 by extending its trader development programme for central and eastern Eur »

Stock markets fall 8.43 per cent in January

Stock markets fall 8.43 per cent in January

Wed, 18/02/2009 - 16:00

After slight relief in December, stock markets fell severely again in January (-8.43 per cent) with increased volatility (44.84 per cent), according to the latest update from Edhec. »

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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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