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Ermitage hires pension fund specialist from BlackRock

Ermitage hires pension fund specialist from BlackRock

Mon, 23/06/2008 - 02:10

Fund of hedge funds manager Ermitage Group has announced the appointment of John Rushen as an executive director with responsibility for managing Ermitage's European institutional business »

Aima sought delay in implementation of FSA short-selling disclosure rules

Aima sought delay in implementation of FSA short-selling disclosure rules

Mon, 23/06/2008 - 02:08

The Alternative Investment Management Association, the international hedge fund industry association, has formally registered its concern with the UK's Financial Services Authority over th »

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority seeds Shariah-compliant hedge funds

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority seeds Shariah-compliant hedge funds

Fri, 20/06/2008 - 06:59

Barclays Capital, the investment banking division of UK-based Barclays Bank, and the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority, an agency of the Dubai government, have unveiled the first Sh »

Hedge fund managers benefit from equity upturn, says index providers

Hedge fund managers benefit from equity upturn, says index providers

Fri, 20/06/2008 - 06:58

Average hedge fund returns recovered in May on the back of an overall recovery in equity markets during the month, according to index providers Edhec, Greenwich Alternative Investments and »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Bear Stearns hedge fund managers arrested on securities fraud charges

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Bear Stearns hedge fund managers arrested on securities fraud charges

Fri, 20/06/2008 - 06:57

Ralph Cioffi and Matthew Tannin, the former managers of the now-defunct Bear Stearns High Grade Structured Credit hedge funds, have been arrested at their »

The automatic revolution is upon us

The automatic revolution is upon us

Thu, 19/06/2008 - 15:50

Two key visible and ongoing trends in the servicing and administration of funds is the convergence of traditional and alternative investment managers on each other's space, and the need for increas »

Olivier Lecler named as chief executive of SGAM Alternative Investments

Olivier Lecler named as chief executive of SGAM Alternative Investments

Thu, 19/06/2008 - 14:54

Société Générale Asset Management has announced the appointment of Olivier Lecler as chief executive of its wholly-owned subsidiary, SGAM Alternative Investment »

Low-touch electronic trading in Europe to generate EUR2.1bn by 2010, report says

Low-touch electronic trading in Europe to generate EUR2.1bn by 2010, report says

Thu, 19/06/2008 - 14:53

Low-touch electronic trading across European equity markets will account for nearly EUR2.1bn in commission revenue by 2010, up from 1.8bn in 2008, according to European Equity Trading 2008 »

Tennyson Fund Solutions opens in North America

Tennyson Fund Solutions opens in North America

Thu, 19/06/2008 - 07:00

Tennyson Fund Solutions, a Bermuda- and UK-based provider of full service fund administration services to hedge funds and funds of hedge funds, has announced the launch of its North Americ »

Managed futures maintain 2008 gains as Barclay CTA Index rises 1.37 per cent in May

Managed futures maintain 2008 gains as Barclay CTA Index rises 1.37 per cent in May

Wed, 18/06/2008 - 22:55

Managed futures rebounded in May after two consecutive losing months, gaining 1.37 per cent, according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by Fairfield, Iowa-based index provider BarclayHedg »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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In an extract from the Preqin Special Report: Asia-Pacific Hedge Funds, we provide an overview of the industry in Asia-Pacific, covering assets under management as well as key locations, strategies, fund structures and more.  ... »

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Assets under management for sovereign wealth funds globally reach USD6.31tn as of March 2015, increasing by more than USD900bn over the past 18 months. This information has been revealed in the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review, a comprehensive guide to these influential investors. ... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015 – The Winners

Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: eVestment – The evolution of hedge fund investing

As revealed in this Hedgeweek Special Report sponsored by eVestment, the data, analytics and market intelligence provider to the institutional investment community, experts agree that investing in hedge funds represents a good way for institutions to access manager skill, which is key in constructing a diversified portfolio to achieve risk and return targets. ... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: The Bahamas – How it continues to evolve its funds industry

The Bahamas is taking steps to raise its profile as an attractive funds centre, continuing to build out the popular SMART Fund model template to provide a range of solutions for investment managers, plus its new ICON structure designed to appeal specifically to Brazilian investment managers and advisers.... »

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