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DLA Piper names Australian Luke Gannon to launch transactional funds practice in Asia

DLA Piper names Australian Luke Gannon to launch transactional funds practice in Asia

Thu, 21/08/2008 - 07:06

DLA Piper has appointed Australian corporate and financial services lawyer Luke Gannon as a partner in its corporate group and head of the firm's funds practice throughout Asia. »

Hedge fund manager ordered to pay USD280m to defrauded investors

Hedge fund manager ordered to pay USD280m to defrauded investors

Wed, 20/08/2008 - 23:04

Hedge fund manager Paul Eustace of Ontario, Canada, has been ordered to pay more than USD279m in restitution and a USD12m civil penalty under a court order settling an enforcement action b »

Cohen & Steers launches Global Real Estate Long-Short Offshore fund

Cohen & Steers launches Global Real Estate Long-Short Offshore fund

Wed, 20/08/2008 - 22:05

New York-based investment manager Cohen & Steers has launched the Global Real Estate Long-Short Offshore fund managed by Todd Voigt, who joined the firm specifically to manage its hedg »

MTM Capital Partners and US environmental agency co-operate on coal mine methane

MTM Capital Partners and US environmental agency co-operate on coal mine methane

Wed, 20/08/2008 - 21:42

MTM Capital Partners, a UK investment manager that invests in the efficient and safe use of resources and the reduction of environment-damaging emissions, is collaborating with the US Envi »

CFTC approves four Eurex futures on German and Swiss benchmark indices for US market

CFTC approves four Eurex futures on German and Swiss benchmark indices for US market

Wed, 20/08/2008 - 06:57

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has approved trading for the US market in four Eurex futures products offering exposure to the SLI Swiss Leader Index, the Swiss Market Index Midca »

Exotix strengthens structuring capabilities in Africa with new hire

Exotix strengthens structuring capabilities in Africa with new hire

Wed, 20/08/2008 - 06:51

Vicente Pons has joined Exotix, a London-based frontier market investment banking boutique, as a director in the structured products team, an appointment that strengthens the firm's struct »

SLI's Global Absolute Return Strategies Fund passes GBP500m

SLI's Global Absolute Return Strategies Fund passes GBP500m

Wed, 20/08/2008 - 06:41

Standard Life Investments has announced that its Global Absolute Return Strategies Fund, launched in June 2006, has passed the milestone of GBP500m in assets under management, thanks to an »

New Energy Finance unveils Silicon and Wafer Price Index

New Energy Finance unveils Silicon and Wafer Price Index

Tue, 19/08/2008 - 21:54

The price of polysilicon, the key raw material in the manufacture of most solar photovoltaic panels, is set to drop by up to 43 per cent next year, according to the New Energy Finance Sili »

Duff Capital Advisors adds new investment teams and bolsters management

Duff Capital Advisors adds new investment teams and bolsters management

Tue, 19/08/2008 - 07:12

Newly-launched alternative investment manager Duff Capital Advisors has announced the addition of two new investment teams and built out its senior management with the appointment of Andre »

Phoenix Funds Services recruits Gerard Quirke from Hermes

Phoenix Funds Services recruits Gerard Quirke from Hermes

Tue, 19/08/2008 - 07:03

Phoenix Fund Services, a provider of offshore and onshore traditional and alternative fund administration services with offices in the UK and Ireland, has recruited Gerard Quirke as a dire »

MediaWatch WA awards 2015

See interviews and presentation at the Wealth Adviser 2015 awards ceremony, held at Sketch, Mayfair on the 15th May .... »

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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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Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 11:00

This keynote Hedgeweek Special Report surveys the key technology products and software solutions available to hedge funds,, and drills down into each one through interviews and analysis to summarise their benefits to COOs, CTOs and CFOs at hedge funds... »

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Voting for the 5th edition of the Hedgeweek USA Awards, which recognise excellence among hedge fund managers and service providers around the world, is now open. ... »

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Cybersecurity issues have existed as long as the internet. What seems to have changed in the last 18 months is not only that the nature of the breaches has become more sophisticated, but also the fact that hedge funds have become a much bigger target.  ... »

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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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