Horton Point to launch quantitative multi-strategy fund

Horton Point has announced plans to launch a quantitative multi-strategy vehicle in the fourth quarter of 2007. »

Hedge Connection sees investor success for members

Hedge Connection, an internet-based research and networking platform for hedge funds and qualified investors, has provided an update on the progress of its hedge fund members following all »

Promotional feature - Do you have illiquid securities in your portfoilio?

Managers with illiquid or hard-to-value fixed income securities in their portfolios can now use independent evaluations from Standard & Poor's Securities Evaluations (SPSE), a wholly o »

New hedge fund classifications would boost confidence, says Bank of New York Mellon

The convergence between hedge fund and equity market returns, combined with inconsistencies in hedge fund classification, could cause widespread confusion on how such funds should be used »

NYSE Euronext and Caisse des Dépôts to launch international carbon trading market

NYSE Euronext and French state-owned bank Caisse des Dépôts have announced plans to open an organized international market to trade carbon allowances and credits. »

Skye Fund Services launched in Hong Kong to meet Asian alternative demand

Dominic Jones and Javed Rahman have established Skye Fund Services in Hong Kong with the aim of bringing a fresh approach to outsourced administration services for the alternative investme »

FRM Credit Alpha to issue new shares

FRM Credit Alpha, a Guernsey-domiciled closed-ended investment company traded on the London Stock Exchange, is offering new shares via a placing by Winterflood Securities, following strong »

PFPC offers custody in Luxembourg to capitalise on alternatives boom

Hedge fund service provider PFPC, which is one of the largest administrators of alternative investments in Ireland, has announced the launch of custodian services in Luxembourg through PFP »

Integrated takes control of Paris fund of hedge funds manager

Integrated Asset Management has agreed to acquire 51 per cent of Altigefi, a Paris-based fund of hedge funds manager. »

BlueMountain Capital Management launches USD80m credit correlation fund

BlueMountain Capital Management has launched a new hedge fund, the Correlation Relative Value II Fund, designed to capitalise on opportunities in structured corporate credit markets. »

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