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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 »

Hedgeweek Comment: Hedge funds offer flexibility in uncertain markets

Hedgeweek Comment: Hedge funds offer flexibility in uncertain markets

Wed, 07/05/2008 - 07:03

Hedge funds have, to put it mildly, a mixed reputation. »

Eurex trading volumes rise by 22 per cent in April

Eurex trading volumes rise by 22 per cent in April

Wed, 07/05/2008 - 07:00

International derivatives exchange Eurex saw a 22 per cent year-on-year increase in turnover volume to 185 million contracts last month, up from 151 million contracts in April 2007. »

LaCrosse Global Fund Services names Mark Del Col as head of sales and marketing

LaCrosse Global Fund Services names Mark Del Col as head of sales and marketing

Wed, 07/05/2008 - 07:00

LaCrosse Global Fund Services, a provider of operations, middle-office and fund administration services to hedge fund managers, has appointed Mark Del Col as global head of sales and marke »

Weil Gotshal boosts hedge fund and private equity practices with Joseph Basile

Weil Gotshal boosts hedge fund and private equity practices with Joseph Basile

Wed, 07/05/2008 - 07:00

Weil, Gotshal & Manges has announced the recruitment of Joseph J. »

CFTC sues Sentinel Management Group and executives for fraud

CFTC sues Sentinel Management Group and executives for fraud

Tue, 06/05/2008 - 07:00

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has accused Sentinel Management Group, its president and chief executive Eric A. Bloom and former senior vice-president Charles K. »

Crescat Capital formed through merger of Colorado firms

Crescat Capital formed through merger of Colorado firms

Tue, 06/05/2008 - 07:00

Smith Portfolio Management, founded in 1999, and Crescat Partners, established in 1985, have merged to create Crescat Capital, an alternative investment manager based in Denver, Colorado w »

Hedgeweek Comment: Funds may swoop as Microsoft drops Yahoo! bid

Hedgeweek Comment: Funds may swoop as Microsoft drops Yahoo! bid

Tue, 06/05/2008 - 07:00

Over the weekend, software giant Microsoft dropped its three-month-old bid to buy internet firm Yahoo! because the two sides cannot agree on an acceptable price. »

Penso Capital launches Global Crisis Strategy to target opportunities in volatile markets

Penso Capital launches Global Crisis Strategy to target opportunities in volatile markets

Tue, 06/05/2008 - 07:00

Alternative investment and advisory boutique Penso Capital Markets has launched its third asset management strategy, the Global Crisis Strategy, designed to capitalise on opportunities in »

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Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Tue, 24/02/2015 - 19:14

New regulations are allowing hedge fund managers and institutional investors to take advantage of fresh opportunities in the Swiss market, from innovative new fund platforms to new fund strategies and structures that provide significant portfolio diversification opportunities... »

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The attraction of incubator platforms has increased noticeably in recent years. New hedge funds face a Sisyphus-like task getting up and running as global regulation and compliance pushes costs up, whilst investors simultaneously expect to see institutional quality operations in place from day one.    ... »

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How to Access Europe using third party AIFMs

Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »

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Richard A Kimball Jr, CEO, HEXL

Healthcare costs continue to spiral out of control and yet still achieve relatively poor outcomes, says Richard A Kimball Jr (pictured), CEO of HEXL… ... »

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Six trends shaping the next generation

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 08:01

Just 20 years ago, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were novelties. Now, after two decades of explosive growth, they are firmly entrenched in the asset management landscape. Total US-listed ETF assets reached a record-setting USD2.0 trillion at the end of 2014, up from USD1.7 trillion a year earlier, and inflows totaled USD244 billion for the year. European ETFs also saw record flows in 2014; they attracted USD61.4 billion in new assets, more than three times the 2013 total. ... »

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