Sign up for free newsletter

newsLatest site

Aimse poll reveals investment 'Diamonds and Duds'

Aimse poll reveals investment 'Diamonds and Duds'

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 05:55

The Association of Investment Management Sales Executives, has announced the results of its first annual 'Diamonds and Duds' poll. »

Bourne takes charge of sales at CrossBorder Capital

Bourne takes charge of sales at CrossBorder Capital

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 05:54

CrossBorder Capital has appointed William Bourne as director of sales to build on its recent growth and in anticipation of new fund offerings later this year. »

BlueCrest Capital Management goes live on Murex's MX.3 for credit derivatives

BlueCrest Capital Management goes live on Murex's MX.3 for credit derivatives

Thu, 28/02/2008 - 16:45

Murex has announced that BlueCrest Capital Management, a European hedge fund manager with USD 13bn under management, is now live on MX.3 for its Multi-Strategy Credit Master Fund, a new st »

Asian hedge fund industry set to thrive despite headwinds

Asian hedge fund industry set to thrive despite headwinds

Thu, 28/02/2008 - 16:45

Arguably, 2007 was the most important year for hedge funds in Asia since GFIA started researching the Asian hedge fund universe in 1998. First, it was clearly a good year for returns. »

Daiwa Securities wins its SAS70 accounting report

Daiwa Securities wins its SAS70 accounting report

Thu, 28/02/2008 - 06:00

Daiwa Securities Global Asset Services, the fund servicing arm of the Daiwa Securities Group, has obtained a statement of auditing standards, SAS70 report, from its independent auditors KP »

Mourant du Feu & Jeune hires two partners

Mourant du Feu & Jeune hires two partners

Thu, 28/02/2008 - 06:00

Mourant du Feu & Jeune, part of Mourant, has hired two partners, Richard de Basto and Matthew Feargrieve, for its Cayman funds and finance practice groups. »

NFA takes emergency enforcement action against Innovative Capital Management

NFA takes emergency enforcement action against Innovative Capital Management

Thu, 28/02/2008 - 06:00

The National Futures Association has taken emergency enforcement action against Innovative Capital Management, a commodity pool operator and commodity trading adviser based in Brooklyn, »

Asian industry growth drives admin challenges

Asian industry growth drives admin challenges

Wed, 27/02/2008 - 23:04

More than 50 new alternative funds were launched in Asia in 2007, raising USD5bn in assets, and the continent's hedge fund industry saw total assets under management rise by just over 20 per cent - »

Rival centres share growth of alternatives industry

Rival centres share growth of alternatives industry

Wed, 27/02/2008 - 22:57

Hong Kong and Singapore, the traditional rivals for financial services business in Asia outside Japan, are also doing battle to become the region's de facto hub for hedge funds and other alternativ »

SGX to acquire majority stake in Sicom

SGX to acquire majority stake in Sicom

Wed, 27/02/2008 - 19:32

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) and The Singapore Commodity Exchange (Sicom) have agreed in-principle to SGX acquiring at least 95 per cent of Sicom, through the subscription of shares, for a »

features
Special report
Hedgeweek Special Report: Prime Brokerage 2015

Read how prime brokers of all shapes and sizes are becoming both operational and balance sheet-efficient, and broadening out their product suites for hedge fund managers... »

Special report
Lyxor Asset Management - Why trend-following strategies are back on track

This Hedgeweek Special Report explains not only why managed futures should be reconsidered by investors, but also how a more effective risk allocation strategy can benefit investor portfolios in both correlated and non-correlated markets... »

Article
Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

Special report
Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

Article
Up arrow

Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

latestjobs
Quantitative Data Analyst/Research - (C++/Python)

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Sr. Associate/VP Real Estate Investment Banking

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Jr. Healthcare Associate Investment Banking

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT

events
5 days 11 hours from now - Kuala Lumpur
1 week 2 days from now - Las Vagas
1 week 3 days from now - Florida
specialreports