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Hedgeweek Commentary: Behind the hedge fund news

Hedgeweek Commentary: Behind the hedge fund news

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 07:00

The effects of the credit crunch and a generally harsher economic climate are driving various trends in the alternative investment industry. »

Comment: Sophisticated managers ready to shine in turbulent greater China markets

Comment: Sophisticated managers ready to shine in turbulent greater China markets

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 06:59

Do Greater China and other Asia-focused hedge funds offer little more than beta exposure with negligible contribution to portfolio diversification? »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Martello fails to surmount growth hurdle

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Martello fails to surmount growth hurdle

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 06:59

Fund-of-funds manager Martello Investment Management of Great Barrington, Massachusetts, is liquidating. »

SkyBridge Capital unveils global hedge fund seeding platform with Australia's Challenger

SkyBridge Capital unveils global hedge fund seeding platform with Australia's Challenger

Fri, 16/05/2008 - 06:59

New York-based SkyBridge Capital, which provides strategic capital to new and early-stage hedge funds, and Australia's Challenger Financial Services Group have announced a long-term strate »

Optimal Investment Services strengthens risk team

Optimal Investment Services strengthens risk team

Thu, 15/05/2008 - 17:20

Optimal Investment Services, a Geneva-based fund of hedge funds manager belonging to the Santander group, has announced the strengthening of its risk team with hires in the UK and Switzerl »

Phalanx Capital relaunches Asian volatility multistrategy fund with strategic investor

Phalanx Capital relaunches Asian volatility multistrategy fund with strategic investor

Thu, 15/05/2008 - 17:17

Chicago-based Phalanx Capital Management of Chicago has relaunched its volatility multistrategy fund with a strategic investment from Hong Kong-based Vision Investment Management. »

Hedgeweek Comment: Restructuring the order of the day?

Hedgeweek Comment: Restructuring the order of the day?

Thu, 15/05/2008 - 07:05

London-listed hedge fund manager Absolute Capital Management has unveiled plans to spin off its emerging market credit fund business, Argo Capital, as an independent entity. »

Hedge Vision looks for new seed investors as Japan fund winds down

Hedge Vision looks for new seed investors as Japan fund winds down

Wed, 14/05/2008 - 23:03

Swiss-based manager Hedge Vision Capital has announced that following the winding down of its 15-month-old Japan Fund after heavy losses in January and substantial investor redemptions, th »

Magnum Global Investments sponsors Yield Curve Opportunity Fund

Magnum Global Investments sponsors Yield Curve Opportunity Fund

Wed, 14/05/2008 - 13:35

Investors looking for investment returns uncorrelated to the performance of equity markets can profit from arbitrage opportunities in yields on US Treasuries in the Yield Curve Opportunity »

Nedgroup Investments appoints Fortis Prime Fund Solutions as administrator

Nedgroup Investments appoints Fortis Prime Fund Solutions as administrator

Wed, 14/05/2008 - 12:57

Fund of hedge funds provider Nedgroup Investments has appointed Fortis Prime Fund Solutions' Isle of Man office as the administrator for all of its funds, including the Nedgroup Investment »

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