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Dubai authority and Shariah Capital launch Shariah Hedge Fund Index

Dubai authority and Shariah Capital launch Shariah Hedge Fund Index

Thu, 08/01/2009 - 12:00

The Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority and Shariah Capital have launched the Dubai Shariah Hedge Fund Index, which they say is the first internationally-recognised index comprised »

Record year for Singapore derivatives and ETF markets in 2008

Record year for Singapore derivatives and ETF markets in 2008

Thu, 08/01/2009 - 12:00

The Singapore Exchange has announced that its derivatives and exchange traded fund markets set new trading records in 2008. »

C.P. Eaton Partners adds to Shanghai team for Asia-Pacific coverage

C.P. Eaton Partners adds to Shanghai team for Asia-Pacific coverage

Thu, 08/01/2009 - 06:00

Independent placement agent C.P. »

Global equity markets end 2008 on a positive note

Global equity markets end 2008 on a positive note

Wed, 07/01/2009 - 16:00

Global equity markets rebounded in December, with 19 of the 21 emerging markets and 22 of the 25 developed markets posting gains during the month, according to Standard & Poor's Ind »

Darwin Financial Platform launched by industry experts

Darwin Financial Platform launched by industry experts

Wed, 07/01/2009 - 15:58

A group of industry experts has launched Darwin Financial Platform, a company offering full service business partnerships to starting investment managers. »

Counterparty risk now much more critical for hedge funds, says report

Counterparty risk now much more critical for hedge funds, says report

Wed, 07/01/2009 - 11:59

Managing counterparty risk is a much more critical component of a hedge fund's overall business operations today than it has been in previous years, according to a white paper published »

Ramius Fund of Funds Group names Stuart Davies as chief investment officer

Ramius Fund of Funds Group names Stuart Davies as chief investment officer

Wed, 07/01/2009 - 06:00

Investment adviser Ramius Fund of Funds Group has appointed Stuart Davies as a managing director and chief investment officer, effective 20 January 2009. »

Marathon Asset Management expands partnership

Marathon Asset Management expands partnership

Wed, 07/01/2009 - 05:57

Alternative investment manager Marathon Asset Management has announced the appointment of five additional partners. »

Star manager quits Paulson to launch own hedge fund business

Star manager quits Paulson to launch own hedge fund business

Tue, 06/01/2009 - 16:44

An investment manager credited with helping Paulson & Co become one of the biggest and most successful hedge fund managers over the past two years has quit to set up his own investment »

Nasdaq OMX's IDCG launches clearing house for OTC interest rate swaps

Nasdaq OMX's IDCG launches clearing house for OTC interest rate swaps

Tue, 06/01/2009 - 16:00

International Derivatives Clearing Group, a majority-owned, independently operated subsidiary of the Nasdaq OMX Group, has begun accepting US dollar-denominated interest rate swap futur »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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