IndexIQ synthetic hedge fund suite seeks to replicate strategies at low cost

IndexIQ, a New York-based developer of quantitative investment strategies, has become the latest provider to introduce a family of products that seeks to replicate the performance characte »

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Mily Phan joins Harcourt to head business development in France

Harcourt Investment Consulting has announced the appointment of Mily Phan, who will be joining Harcourt in Geneva as a director within the business development team and will be responsible »

Investec and Blackfish Capital launch Resources Special Situations hedge fund

Investec Bank (UK) and Blackfish Capital Management have joined forces to launch an event-driven special situations fund focused on the mining and resources sector, the Blackfish-Investec »

Robeco launches asset management joint venture with India's Canara

Canara Bank of India and Netherlands-based asset manager Robeco have established a joint asset management venture in India, Canara Robeco, which is intended to develop the Indian bank's ex »

Hennessee backs tightening of hedge fund investor criteria

Hennessee Group, an adviser to hedge fund investors and provider of hedge fund indices, has thrown its support behind the tightening of requirements for accredited hedge fund investors pro »

LaCrosse Global Fund Services appoints head of sales and marketing

LaCrosse Global Fund Services, a provider of operations, middle-office and fund administration services to managers of complex hedge funds, has appointed Diane Cassidy as global head of sa »

FTSE250 pushes to all-time high

The UK stock market remains positive, with the blue-chip FTSE100 retesting its psychological level at 6000 during Friday's session, favouring a test of its spring high at 6137. »

Why quant? Dan Jelicic of London-based Sabre Fund Management Limited outlines the case for a quant approach to investment

The word 'quant' or 'mathematics' as an approach to investing rarely causes any excitement, rather, it causes some investors to walk away and others to either fall asleep or at best raise »

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