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GLG Partners appoints new managers to take up emerging markets challenge

GLG Partners appoints new managers to take up emerging markets challenge

Mon, 07/07/2008 - 16:28

Alternative asset manager GLG Partners has confirmed reports that Goldman Sachs partner Driss Ben-Brahim will be joining the firm to develop a special situations platform that will include »

Aima to develop sound practices guide for fund of hedge funds managers

Aima to develop sound practices guide for fund of hedge funds managers

Mon, 07/07/2008 - 16:15

The Alternative Investment Management Association, the London-based hedge fund industry association, has announced plans to publish what it says will be the world's first global guide to s »

Ermitage launches fund of funds focusing on directional strategies

Ermitage launches fund of funds focusing on directional strategies

Mon, 07/07/2008 - 07:00

European alternative fund of funds manager Ermitage Group has announced the launch of a niche fund of hedge funds, the Ermitage Directional Fund, with an initial investment of USD45m. »

New Star hires Donald Pepper as head of alternative investment

New Star hires Donald Pepper as head of alternative investment

Mon, 07/07/2008 - 07:00

New Star Asset Management has announced the appointment from September of Donald Pepper as head of alternative investment. »

Northern Trust wins mandate to service Auda funds of hedge funds

Northern Trust wins mandate to service Auda funds of hedge funds

Sun, 06/07/2008 - 23:17

Northern Trust has been selected by New York-based fund manager Auda Hedge to provide fund administration, custody, banking and foreign exchange services to its fund of hedge funds program »

Fincere launches fund to capitalise on increasing emerging markets focus

Fincere launches fund to capitalise on increasing emerging markets focus

Sun, 06/07/2008 - 23:15

London-based investment manager and corporate advisory firm Fincere has announced the launch of a hedge fund targeting global emerging markets, the Fincere Emerging Markets Portfolio Fund, »

Eurex trading volume reaches 198 million contracts in June

Eurex trading volume reaches 198 million contracts in June

Sun, 06/07/2008 - 23:11

Trading volume last month at international derivatives exchange Eurex totalled 197.7 million contracts, compared with 196.3 million a year earlier and 194.6 in May. »

Olympia Capital Management launches energy fund of hedge funds

Olympia Capital Management launches energy fund of hedge funds

Fri, 04/07/2008 - 07:00

Paris-based Olympia Capital Management has launched the Olympia Energy Fund, a diversified multistrategy energy-related fund of hedge funds with an »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: New funds to take stakes in small hedge fund managers

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: New funds to take stakes in small hedge fund managers

Fri, 04/07/2008 - 06:59

Lehman Brothers and Aladdin Capital are raising multi-billion-dollar funds to back small hedge fund managers. »

A practical approach to fund regulation in Bermuda

A practical approach to fund regulation in Bermuda

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 13:25

"One of the trends that we are seeing is the globalisation and institutionalisation of the hedge fund industry,' says Jessel Mendes, a partner in Ernst & Young's Bermuda hedge fund practic »

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