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Legislation, regulation and institutionalisation

Legislation, regulation and institutionalisation

Wed, 19/12/2007 - 13:59

It is a sign of the strength of the alternative investment industry that there is significant competition among hedge fund jurisdictions. »

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index down -1.21 per cent in November

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index down -1.21 per cent in November

Wed, 19/12/2007 - 06:00

Weakness in the US markets, falling UK house prices and low consumer confidence were among the factors that drove the Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index down -1.21 per cent in November »

Managed futures remain steady; Barclay CTA Index up 0.73% in November

Managed futures remain steady; Barclay CTA Index up 0.73% in November

Wed, 19/12/2007 - 06:00

Managed futures rose 0.73% in November, according to flash estimates from the Barclay CTA Index »

Cayman Islands' calm continues

Cayman Islands' calm continues

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 16:56

There is no question that the effects of the sub-prime mortgage crisis have been felt in financial markets worldwide. Some markets experienced mere ripples; others faced a full-blown tsunami. »

Custom House surpasses USD 30 billion in assets under administration

Custom House surpasses USD 30 billion in assets under administration

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:38

One of the world's largest independent fund administrators, Dublin-based Custom House Administration & Corporate Services Limited, has surpassed USD 30 billion in client assets under a »

Hedge funds poised to seize upon distressed opportunities, says F&C's Barthélémy

Hedge funds poised to seize upon distressed opportunities, says F&C's Barthélémy

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:00

As the sub-prime crisis continues to unfold, attractive opportunities are emerging for the hedge fund sector, according to François Barthélémy, a partner at F&C Pa »

Eurex launches incentive program for central and south-eastern Europe

Eurex launches incentive program for central and south-eastern Europe

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:00

Eurex intends to continue expanding its international distribution network in 2008. »

Hedge Fund Association forms new chapter for north-eastern US

Hedge Fund Association forms new chapter for north-eastern US

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:00

The US-based Hedge Fund Association has launched a regional chapter for the north-eastern US, providing organisational and financial resources for member programmes in New York, Connecticu »

Facing the talent challenge head-on

Facing the talent challenge head-on

Mon, 17/12/2007 - 16:00

Growth in the hedge fund market continues to increase and Cayman remains the leading jurisdiction for fund registration. »

Comada names new COO to help grow funds of funds business

Comada names new COO to help grow funds of funds business

Mon, 17/12/2007 - 06:00

Fund of hedge funds technology supplier Comada has appointed Chandra Arandjelovic to the newly-created position of chief operating officer. »

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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... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 09:11

Voting for the 6th edition of the Hedgeweek Global Awards is now open. The Awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony to be held in London. ... »

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Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 09:58

Read how managed accounts platforms are now catering to a wide spectrum of investor needs, from straightforward commingled funds to sophisticated infrastructure solutions for the largest institutional investors. And the rise of liquid alternatives means that onshore funds - UCITS, AIFs and '40 Act funds - are becoming just as popular as offshore funds... »

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Stack of US dollar bills

Global assets under management* of the private real estate industry have reached USD742bn, an all-time high for the industry, and up from USD697bn as of the end of 2013. Preqin’s Andrew Moylan takes a look at the latest stats on the industry. ... »

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In this report S&P Capital IQ examines how credit events can impact on the price of equities. The results are compelling. The report looks at the relationship between credit indicators and equity back-tested returns. ​ ... »

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