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The drive to keep pace with the fund of funds industry

The drive to keep pace with the fund of funds industry

Tue, 04/12/2007 - 16:50

The fund of hedge funds sector is still growing strongly despite intermittent predictions of its demise. »

Lehman Brothers to form new market-making firm on NYSE trading floor

Lehman Brothers to form new market-making firm on NYSE trading floor

Tue, 04/12/2007 - 07:20

Lehman Brothers is to establish a floor-based market-making firm on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange by acquiring certain assets related to the operations of Van der Moolen »

FSA deadline for CFD consultation responses looms

FSA deadline for CFD consultation responses looms

Tue, 04/12/2007 - 06:00

The UK FSA's deadline for responses to its consultative paper on disclosure of contracts for difference is 12 December and hedge fund managers are among those urged to participate in respo »

Delman SA launches 100/30 fund, managed by Mirabaud & Co

Delman SA launches 100/30 fund, managed by Mirabaud & Co

Tue, 04/12/2007 - 06:00

Delman SA, a Geneva-based company specialising in the creation and the delegation of managed funds, has launched the DM Swiss Equity Asymmetric Fund, which uses a 100/30 structure. »

Dexion Absolute share offer oversubscribed

Dexion Absolute share offer oversubscribed

Tue, 04/12/2007 - 06:00

The board of Dexion Absolute has announced that the placing and offer for subscription of  its C Shares was significantly oversubscribed. »

Olympia Capital International becomes part of CACEIS Group

Olympia Capital International becomes part of CACEIS Group

Tue, 04/12/2007 - 06:00

CACEIS, a leading player in institutional securities services, has completed its acquisi »

Dealing with new MiFID order handling and reporting rules

Dealing with new MiFID order handling and reporting rules

Mon, 03/12/2007 - 12:45

For many buy-side institutions, the focus of the European Union's Markets in Financial Instruments Directive has been primarily in a single area. »

Hedge funds shift convertible bond investment to multistrategy approach, says report

Hedge funds shift convertible bond investment to multistrategy approach, says report

Mon, 03/12/2007 - 06:00

US convertible bond portfolios were in the midst of a strong recovery when the collapse of the sub-prime mortgage sector brought global credit markets crashing to a halt, according to U.S. »

Insch Capital Management hires Forsyth team for financial services IT business in Bulgaria

Insch Capital Management hires Forsyth team for financial services IT business in Bulgaria

Mon, 03/12/2007 - 06:00

Lugano-based alternative investment manager Insch Capital Management has set up a new financial services IT business in Sofia, Bulgaria, with staff previously employed by fund of hedge fun »

Wolf Kohn joins SEQA Capital Advisors to develop high-speed trading strategies

Wolf Kohn joins SEQA Capital Advisors to develop high-speed trading strategies

Mon, 03/12/2007 - 06:00

SEQA Capital Advisors, a New York-based investment management firm, has announced the appointment of Wolf Kohn as head of research for high-speed trading. »

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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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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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S&P Capital IQ Special Report

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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