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Veteran trader Ron Pollack returns with Mascot Capital Management

Veteran trader Ron Pollack returns with Mascot Capital Management

Mon, 03/11/2008 - 05:47

Ron Pollack, who began his career as a short seller in 1987 as a senior analyst at Feshbach Brothers and subsequently ran the Dancing Bear short fund for his own firm, Bulldog Capital Mana »

Managing Partners offers enhanced allocation on traded life policy fund

Managing Partners offers enhanced allocation on traded life policy fund

Mon, 03/11/2008 - 05:45

Cayman Islands-based fund management group Managing Partners, which specialises in managing portfolios of traded life policies, is offering a 3 per cent extra allocation on all new investm »

Absolute return fixed-income offers diversification in volatile markets, says Barings

Absolute return fixed-income offers diversification in volatile markets, says Barings

Fri, 31/10/2008 - 05:57

Investors in search of uncorrelated assets and growth potential in volatile markets should look to absolute return fixed-income strategies, which h »

Aramid Capital Partners launches second entertainment fund

Aramid Capital Partners launches second entertainment fund

Fri, 31/10/2008 - 05:56

Aramid Capital Partners has launched a second entertainment fund to meet demand for investment opportunities in the global entertainment industry, »

Investor Analytics and AlphaSimplex aim to reconcile anomalies in efficient markets theory

Investor Analytics and AlphaSimplex aim to reconcile anomalies in efficient markets theory

Fri, 31/10/2008 - 05:56

Investor Analytics, a provider of risk analysis and risk management solutions to the hedge fund industry, has announced plans to offer advanced ana »

Optimal appoints new head of global business development

Optimal appoints new head of global business development

Fri, 31/10/2008 - 05:54

Optimal Investment Services, a Geneva-based alternative investment business belonging to the Santander Group, has appointed Dara Bahadori as head o »

BNY ConvergEx Group announces integration of ConvergEx Cross with RealTick EMS

BNY ConvergEx Group announces integration of ConvergEx Cross with RealTick EMS

Fri, 31/10/2008 - 05:53

BNY ConvergEx Group, a provider of global agency brokerage and investment technology solutions, has announced the integration of its ConvergEx Cros »

Barclays Wealth Insight - A Question of Gender

Barclays Wealth Insight - A Question of Gender

Fri, 31/10/2008 - 00:01

Contributed by Barclays Wealth and Economist Intelligence Unit »

Alpstar opens Credit Value Fund to outside investors

Alpstar opens Credit Value Fund to outside investors

Thu, 30/10/2008 - 06:05

Alpstar Management, a credit hedge fund manager based in Geneva with more than USD2bn in assets under management, has announced the opening of its long-only European credit fund, the Alper »

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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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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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North America

Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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