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Partners Group announces record asset growth in 2007

Partners Group announces record asset growth in 2007

Fri, 11/01/2008 - 06:00

Partners Group, an alternative asset manager based in Zug, Switzerland, has reported that its estimated assets under management reached CHF24.4bn at the end of last year, reflecting net gr »

Tellus Asset Management appoints new chief investment officer

Tellus Asset Management appoints new chief investment officer

Fri, 11/01/2008 - 06:00

Cole Partners Asset Management has appointed Philip Halpern as chief investment officer of Tellus Asset Management, its specialist natural resources asset management business, responsible »

Blackstone agrees to pay up to USD930m for leveraged finance specialist GSO

Blackstone agrees to pay up to USD930m for leveraged finance specialist GSO

Thu, 10/01/2008 - 06:00

The Blackstone Group has agreed in principle to acquire GSO Capital Partners, an alternative asset manager specialising in the leveraged finance marketplace with approximately USD10bn unde »

FXall trading volumes reach USD13.4trn in 2007

FXall trading volumes reach USD13.4trn in 2007

Thu, 10/01/2008 - 06:00

Leading global foreign exchange platform FXall has set a new mark for annual trading volumes of more than USD13.4trn in 2007, a 37 per cent year-on-year increase, while daily volume exceed »

Frontier Capital appoints new partners

Frontier Capital appoints new partners

Thu, 10/01/2008 - 06:00

Frontier Capital Management, which offers multi-asset investment strategies to the institutional, high net worth and private banking markets, has announced the appointment of two new partn »

Hedge funds advance in December as equities decline, says Hennessee

Hedge funds advance in December as equities decline, says Hennessee

Thu, 10/01/2008 - 06:00

The Hennessee Hedge Fund Index calculated by hedge fund adviser Hennessee Group gained 0.30 per cent in December, even as equity markets posted their first negative fourth quarter in a dec »

Malbec selects Gissing Software to deliver market data for quantitative algorithms

Malbec selects Gissing Software to deliver market data for quantitative algorithms

Thu, 10/01/2008 - 06:00

Gissing Software, which specialises in the routing and transformation of real-time market and trade data, has announced that a new alternative investment platform launched by Malbec Partne »

TD Asset Management launches Canadian equity 130/30 fund

TD Asset Management launches Canadian equity 130/30 fund

Thu, 10/01/2008 - 06:00

TD Asset Management has announced the launch of three new pooled fund trusts for Canadian investors designed to offer access to markets that are likely to remain in high demand. »

Albemarle Asset Management selects Advent Portfolio Exchange and Moxy

Albemarle Asset Management selects Advent Portfolio Exchange and Moxy

Wed, 09/01/2008 - 06:00

London-based Albemarle Asset Management, a financial adviser and investment manager that emphasises capital preservation and risk reduction, has implemented Moxy, Advent Software's trade o »

Hedge funds post modest gains in December, say index providers

Hedge funds post modest gains in December, say index providers

Wed, 09/01/2008 - 06:00

Two of the six strategies covered by Dow Jones Hedge Fund Indexes posted net-of-fees gains in December, and four of the six were up in the fourth quarter of 2007, periods during which US a »

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977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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