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Och-Ziff disappoints on first day of public trading on NYSE

Och-Ziff disappoints on first day of public trading on NYSE

Thu, 15/11/2007 - 08:10

Och-Ziff Capital Management became the latest alternative investment manager to offer shares to the public, but its share price suffered the same fate as those of Fortress Investments and »

Tax issues force delay in plans for UK retail funds of alternative investment funds

Tax issues force delay in plans for UK retail funds of alternative investment funds

Wed, 14/11/2007 - 17:09

The Financial Services Authority has announced that there will be a delay in the publication of its policy statement and final rules putting flesh on its proposals to allow retail consumer »

Matrix asset-based lending fund benefits from credit crisis

Matrix asset-based lending fund benefits from credit crisis

Wed, 14/11/2007 - 17:03

London-based Matrix Group's Matrix Asset Based 2 Fund is benefiting from the credit market crisis, according to its new York-based investment manager, Stillwater Capital Partners. »

RBC Hedge 250 Index returned 2.49 per cent in October

RBC Hedge 250 Index returned 2.49 per cent in October

Wed, 14/11/2007 - 17:01

The RBC Hedge 250 Index enjoyed a net return of 2.49 per cent in October, according to RBC Capital Markets. »

Advent Software appoints general manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa

Advent Software appoints general manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa

Wed, 14/11/2007 - 17:00

Advent Software, a leading provider of software and solutions for the global investment management industry, has announced various new appointments, mainly focused on client services and s »

Bank of New York Mellon buys Brazil's ARX Capital Management

Bank of New York Mellon buys Brazil's ARX Capital Management

Wed, 14/11/2007 - 12:22

Bank of New York Mellon has agreed to acquire ARX Capital Management, an independent asset management business headquartered in Rio de Janeiro that specialises in Brazilian multistrategy, »

HSBC launches climate change structured investment product range

HSBC launches climate change structured investment product range

Wed, 14/11/2007 - 12:16

HSBC's corporate, investment banking and markets division has launched a range of investment products for institutional clients and third-party distributors linked to the newly-created HSB »

RAB Capital takes minority stake in Japanese asset manager

RAB Capital takes minority stake in Japanese asset manager

Wed, 14/11/2007 - 12:14

London-based absolute return investment manager RAB Capital has acquired a 20 per cent stake in Tokyo-based Prestige Asset Management, which was established three years ago by a former man »

US Futures Exchange to license Bombay's Sensex index for futures business

US Futures Exchange to license Bombay's Sensex index for futures business

Tue, 13/11/2007 - 17:02

The US Futures Exchange will exclusively license the Bombay Stock Exchange's benchmark Sensex index for dollar-denominated futures trading beginning on February 22 next year. »

Pioneer Alternative Investments adds three to research and due diligence team in New York

Pioneer Alternative Investments adds three to research and due diligence team in New York

Tue, 13/11/2007 - 17:00

Pioneer Alternative Investments has announced three new hires to its fund of hedge funds research team with the appointments of Bob Puccio as global head of macro, quantitative, fixed-inco »

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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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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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