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Matrix provides CGT option for more funds of hedge funds

Matrix provides CGT option for more funds of hedge funds

Mon, 11/02/2008 - 06:00

Matrix has drawn up plans to mirror its open-ended funds of hedge funds with closed-ended versions whose gains qualify for capital gains tax in the UK. »

Axa Investment Managers strengthens fund of hedge funds business

Axa Investment Managers strengthens fund of hedge funds business

Fri, 08/02/2008 - 06:00

Axa Investment Managers has strengthened its fund of hedge funds business division with the appointments of Rajiv Jaitly as chief operating officer, Sharmila Soosaipillai as senior operati »

CFTC authorises US sale of eight Eurex futures contracts

CFTC authorises US sale of eight Eurex futures contracts

Fri, 08/02/2008 - 06:00

The Office of General Counsel of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has announced it has issued a no-action letter permitting the offer and sale in the US of eight Eurex futures c »

GLG Partners sees net assets rise 62 per cent to USD24.6bn in 2007

GLG Partners sees net assets rise 62 per cent to USD24.6bn in 2007

Fri, 08/02/2008 - 06:00

UK-based alternative asset manager GLG Partners, which acquired a New York Stock Exchange listing last November through a reverse takeover, has reported record net revenues, capital inflow »

Hedge funds stumble in January as indices show declines across strategies

Hedge funds stumble in January as indices show declines across strategies

Fri, 08/02/2008 - 06:00

Hedge funds lost an average of 3.60 per cent in January, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index, while indices compiled by Dow Jones and MSCI both showed negative performance across a r »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Calpers sells USD3bn private equity portfolio in record secondary deal

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Calpers sells USD3bn private equity portfolio in record secondary deal

Fri, 08/02/2008 - 06:00

The California Public Employees' Retirement System, the world's fourth largest pension scheme, has sold a private equity portfolio valued at USD3bn to a group of five investors in what has »

Administrator OpHedge hires Peter Sanchez as chief executive

Administrator OpHedge hires Peter Sanchez as chief executive

Thu, 07/02/2008 - 06:00

Middle- and back-office administrator OpHedge Investment Services has appointed as its new chief executive Peter Sanchez, who was most recently global head of capital markets securities wh »

Canada's Arrow Hedge and Marret launch hedge incubator fund

Canada's Arrow Hedge and Marret launch hedge incubator fund

Thu, 07/02/2008 - 06:00

Arrow Hedge Partners and Marret Asset Management have launched a hedge fund incubator vehicle, Accelerator Capital Fund, that will invest in early-stage hedge funds managed by seasoned but »

Fidessa unveils connectivity to block trading facility NYSE MatchPoint

Fidessa unveils connectivity to block trading facility NYSE MatchPoint

Thu, 07/02/2008 - 06:00

Fidessa group, a provider of trading systems, market data and global connectivity, has announced connectivity to NYSE MatchPoint, the recently-launched electronic block trading facility ow »

Günther Schneider joins Salus Alpha as head of European business development

Günther Schneider joins Salus Alpha as head of European business development

Thu, 07/02/2008 - 06:00

Alternative investment manager Salus Alpha has announced the appointment of Günther Schneider, previously chief investment officer of Skandia Austria and a member of the board of Skan »

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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... »

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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... »

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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:  ... »

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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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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: ... »

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