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Investment professionals fail to utilise new asset management research, Edhec says

Investment professionals fail to utilise new asset management research, Edhec says

Mon, 03/03/2008 - 06:00

Investment professionals are often familiar with the latest research findings and asset management techniques but rarely use them, according to the Edhec European Investment Practices Surv »

Nedgroup market neutral fund of hedge funds aims to counter equity market correlation

Nedgroup market neutral fund of hedge funds aims to counter equity market correlation

Mon, 03/03/2008 - 06:00

Nedgroup Investments, a specialist fund of hedge funds provider that belongs to South Africa's Old Mutual group, has launched the Nedgroup Investments Premium Portfolio to provide institut »

Linedata builds on Beauchamp's critical mass in Asia

Linedata builds on Beauchamp's critical mass in Asia

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 17:26

Beauchamp Hedge Fund Solutions is part of the French-owned solutions firm, Linedata Services. »

Illiquid asset valuations expose hedge fund managers and directors to risk

Illiquid asset valuations expose hedge fund managers and directors to risk

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 16:08

The presence of illiquid and hard-to-value assets in hedge fund portfolios could expose fund directors to enhanced legal risks as they prepare to sign off 2007 annual reports at the end of »

Carne launches new Ucits III registration service to speed fund establishment

Carne launches new Ucits III registration service to speed fund establishment

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 16:03

Carne Global Financial Services Group, a Dublin-based independent adviser to the European hedge fund and traditional fund management industries, has launched a new fund registration servic »

Custard joins UBS Global Asset Management

Custard joins UBS Global Asset Management

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 16:01

Curt Custard is to join UBS Global Asset Management as head of global investment solutions, based in London and reporting to John Fraser, chairman and chief executive of UBS Global Asset M »

MF Global uncovers rogue trader, announces USD 141.5 million bad debt provision

MF Global uncovers rogue trader, announces USD 141.5 million bad debt provision

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 06:00

MF Global (NYSE: MF), the exchange-traded futures and options broker spun-out of Man Group plc via an IPO last year, has announced a bad debt provision of USD 141.5 million following unaut »

NYSE Euronext says NextTrack is now European leader for ETF turnover

NYSE Euronext says NextTrack is now European leader for ETF turnover

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 06:00

NYSE Euronext has announced that NextTrack, Euronext's dedicated product segment for trackers/exchange traded funds, is now the European leader in terms of order book turnover, according t »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Och-Ziff reports USD3.3bn cost of IPO

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Och-Ziff reports USD3.3bn cost of IPO

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 05:58

Och-Ziff Capital Management, one of the first hedge fund managers to go public last year, has reported a USD774.6m fourth-quarter loss that it attributes to a USD3.3bn in »

ICAP launches non-deliverable forwards on seven Asian currencies

ICAP launches non-deliverable forwards on seven Asian currencies

Fri, 29/02/2008 - 05:56

ICAP is launching non-deliverable forwards on seven Asian currencies, as well as the Russian rouble on its electronic foreign exchange trading platform EBS on 3 March, further expanding it »

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Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Tue, 24/02/2015 - 19:14

New regulations are allowing hedge fund managers and institutional investors to take advantage of fresh opportunities in the Swiss market, from innovative new fund platforms to new fund strategies and structures that provide significant portfolio diversification opportunities... »

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The attraction of incubator platforms has increased noticeably in recent years. New hedge funds face a Sisyphus-like task getting up and running as global regulation and compliance pushes costs up, whilst investors simultaneously expect to see institutional quality operations in place from day one.    ... »

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How to Access Europe using third party AIFMs

Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »

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Richard A Kimball Jr, CEO, HEXL

Healthcare costs continue to spiral out of control and yet still achieve relatively poor outcomes, says Richard A Kimball Jr (pictured), CEO of HEXL… ... »

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Six trends shaping the next generation

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 08:01

Just 20 years ago, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were novelties. Now, after two decades of explosive growth, they are firmly entrenched in the asset management landscape. Total US-listed ETF assets reached a record-setting USD2.0 trillion at the end of 2014, up from USD1.7 trillion a year earlier, and inflows totaled USD244 billion for the year. European ETFs also saw record flows in 2014; they attracted USD61.4 billion in new assets, more than three times the 2013 total. ... »

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