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Dutch alternative investments industry and political veteran call for pensions support

Dutch alternative investments industry and political veteran call for pensions support

Mon, 29/10/2007 - 05:58

The Netherlands has a formidable asset in the global market for cutting-edge financial services with the strength and size of its pension funds and other institutional investors, but it ri »

Jeffrey L Gould named head of distribution for Citi Alternative Investments

Jeffrey L Gould named head of distribution for Citi Alternative Investments

Mon, 29/10/2007 - 05:57

Jeffrey L Gould has been appointed managing director and global head of distribution for Citi Alternative Investments, responsible for overseeing all of its sales and distribution efforts »

SkyBridge Capital makes strategic investment in U Capital Group

SkyBridge Capital makes strategic investment in U Capital Group

Mon, 29/10/2007 - 05:57

SkyBridge Capital, which provides strategic capital to new and early-stage hedge funds, has invested in U Capital Group, a global special situations value investment partnership, from its »

Asian Finance Bank and Amanah Raya to launch first Islamic marine fund

Asian Finance Bank and Amanah Raya to launch first Islamic marine fund

Mon, 29/10/2007 - 05:55

Asian Finance Bank and AmanahRaya Investment Bank Labuan have entered into an innovative Islamic forward binding transaction and agreed to establish an Islamic marine fund that is intended »

Absolute Capital Management issues final restructuring proposals as Investors Action Group urges amendments prior to EGMs

Absolute Capital Management issues final restructuring proposals as Investors Action Group urges amendments prior to EGMs

Fri, 26/10/2007 - 06:58

Absolute Capital Management Holdings Limited has set out the final terms for approval of its fund restructuring this Saturday 27 October following protests from the Absolute Investors Acti »

Deloitte called in again as second SIV begins asset sell-off

Deloitte called in again as second SIV begins asset sell-off

Fri, 26/10/2007 - 06:57

Following closely on the heels of London-based Cheyne Capital's collapsed USD 6.6 bn Cheyne Finance structured investment vehicle (SIV), Rhinebridge, a Dublin-based USD 2 billion SIV spons »

ML launches Merrill Middle Office Solution for alternative managers

ML launches Merrill Middle Office Solution for alternative managers

Fri, 26/10/2007 - 06:56

Merrill Lynch has launched Merrill Middle Office Solution, an outsourced, prime broker-neutral platform to provide various middle- and back-office services for the hedge fund industry, in »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Investment bankers feel the pain of market turmoil

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Investment bankers feel the pain of market turmoil

Fri, 26/10/2007 - 06:55

Merrill Lynch shares took a pounding on Wednesday after the New York-based bank reported larger than expected losses as a result of the recent turmoil in the credit market »

EEX and Eurex to cooperate in emissions trading

EEX and Eurex to cooperate in emissions trading

Fri, 26/10/2007 - 06:54

The European Energy Exchange AG (EEX) and the derivatives exchange Eurex are to cooperate in emissions trading. »

Deutsche Schiffsbank selects SuperDerivatives for interest rate and currency derivatives

Deutsche Schiffsbank selects SuperDerivatives for interest rate and currency derivatives

Thu, 25/10/2007 - 08:32

Deutsche Schiffsbank, which specialises in long-term ship mortgages, is deploying SuperDerivatives' interest rate and foreign currency derivatives to help shipping customers manage risk an »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 09:11

Voting for the 6th edition of the Hedgeweek Global Awards is now open. The Awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony to be held in London. ... »

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Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 09:58

Read how managed accounts platforms are now catering to a wide spectrum of investor needs, from straightforward commingled funds to sophisticated infrastructure solutions for the largest institutional investors. And the rise of liquid alternatives means that onshore funds - UCITS, AIFs and '40 Act funds - are becoming just as popular as offshore funds... »

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Global assets under management* of the private real estate industry have reached USD742bn, an all-time high for the industry, and up from USD697bn as of the end of 2013. Preqin’s Andrew Moylan takes a look at the latest stats on the industry. ... »

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S&P Capital IQ Special Report

In this report S&P Capital IQ examines how credit events can impact on the price of equities. The results are compelling. The report looks at the relationship between credit indicators and equity back-tested returns. ​ ... »

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