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Japaninvest strengthens Asia equities research and sales business with senior hires

Japaninvest strengthens Asia equities research and sales business with senior hires

Fri, 30/01/2009 - 15:56

Research and brokerage firm Japaninvest Group has announced that it has strengthened its Hong Kong-based Asia equities research and sales business Ji Asia with two senior appointments.< »

Nuveen Investments to form relationship with Harcourt Investment Consulting

Nuveen Investments to form relationship with Harcourt Investment Consulting

Fri, 30/01/2009 - 12:00

Nuveen Investments, a provider of investment services to institutions and high-net-worth investors, is forming a strategic relationship with Zurich-based fund of hedge funds manager Har »

US pension funds face funding gap, says report

US pension funds face funding gap, says report

Fri, 30/01/2009 - 06:03

US defined-benefit pension schemes could be in jeopardy as funds predict sharply reduced investment returns from major asset classes up to 2013, according to research from Greenwich Ass »

Eurex lowers first-year transaction and connection fees to attract new members

Eurex lowers first-year transaction and connection fees to attract new members

Fri, 30/01/2009 - 05:58

The international derivatives exchange Eurex has announced that it is to launch an enhanced incentive programme to acquire new participants. »

NYSE Euronext and Bids launch New York Block Exchange

NYSE Euronext and Bids launch New York Block Exchange

Fri, 30/01/2009 - 05:54

NYSE Euronext and Bids Holdings have announced the launch of their joint venture, the New York Block Exchange, a platform designed to maximize access to liquidity and improve execution »

ITG plans new execution venues for Posit in 2009

ITG plans new execution venues for Posit in 2009

Thu, 29/01/2009 - 15:59

Agency broker and financial technology firm Investment Technology Group has announced plans to expand its product and market offering in the course of this year. »

Netherlands&#039; Finles targets &quot;recession-beating&quot; hedge fund strategies

Netherlands' Finles targets "recession-beating" hedge fund strategies

Thu, 29/01/2009 - 15:47

Investors should beware of the 'super bears' forecasting a 1930s-type global depression and position themselves for economic recovery in recession-beating alternative investment strateg »

Arch to market three Arch cru funds on Fidelity investment platform

Arch to market three Arch cru funds on Fidelity investment platform

Thu, 29/01/2009 - 12:53

Arch Financial Products and its retail distribution partner cru Investment Management have signed three of their absolute return funds up to the UK online investment platform Fidelity Fund »

Hasley Investment Management targets caravan parks with &quot;best ideas&quot; fund

Hasley Investment Management targets caravan parks with "best ideas" fund

Thu, 29/01/2009 - 12:00

A sub-fund to the Elite Hasley Investment Funds OEIC, the Elite Hasley Best Ideas Portfolio, is to be launched by Hasley Investment Management. »

Court freezes assets of currency trading firm in fraudulent solicitation case

Court freezes assets of currency trading firm in fraudulent solicitation case

Thu, 29/01/2009 - 05:59

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has obtained a federal court order in Rochester, New York, freezing the assets of Atwood & James, Ltd. »

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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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