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Istithmar World acquires majority stake in Gulf Stream Asset Management

Istithmar World acquires majority stake in Gulf Stream Asset Management

Wed, 30/04/2008 - 13:05

Dubai-based Istithmar World Capital, the private equity and alternative investment arm of the Gulf emirate's state investment business Istithmar World, has agreed to acquire a majority sta »

Hedgeweek Comment: Hedge funds banking on IPO route

Hedgeweek Comment: Hedge funds banking on IPO route

Wed, 30/04/2008 - 07:04

Many hedge fund and fund of fund managers have been analysing the IPO route lately. »

Paladyne licenses reporting and reconciliation solution to administrator Columbus Avenue

Paladyne licenses reporting and reconciliation solution to administrator Columbus Avenue

Wed, 30/04/2008 - 07:00

Paladyne Systems, a solutions provider to the hedge fund industry, has licensed its Paladyne Analytics Master reporting, analysis and reconciliation platform to Columbus Avenue Consulting, »

SkyBridge Capital makes strategic investment in insurance industry hedge fund

SkyBridge Capital makes strategic investment in insurance industry hedge fund

Wed, 30/04/2008 - 07:00

New York-based SkyBridge Capital, which provides strategic capital to new and early-stage hedge funds, has invested in Capital Returns Master, a global long/short equity hedge fund special »

Island maintains edge in global marketplace

Island maintains edge in global marketplace

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 16:01

Guernsey offers an excellent infrastructure in terms of the services it can bring to private equity fund promoters, stretching from its legal framework to the providers of legal, accounting and adm »

Gibraltar - The all-in-one solution

Gibraltar - The all-in-one solution

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 16:00

Gibraltar has many advantages to offer as a jurisdiction. »

Options market structure highlights need for sophisticated technology, says Tabb report

Options market structure highlights need for sophisticated technology, says Tabb report

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 14:06

The changes sweeping through the options markets are resulting in considerable challenges for market-makers, according to a research report from the Tabb Group, a research and strategic ad »

Silver Creek hires executive to launch London office

Silver Creek hires executive to launch London office

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 13:49

Seattle-based fund of hedge funds manager Silver Creek Capital Management has announced that Gideon Nieuwoudt, former head of European and Asia research for Union Bancaire Privée Al »

Hedgeweek Comment: In search of common standards

Hedgeweek Comment: In search of common standards

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 13:48

A fortnight ago, two private-sector committees set up under the auspices of the President's Working Group on Financial Markets released sets of best practice in the US for the hedge fund i »

London Metal Exchange launches steel futures trading

London Metal Exchange launches steel futures trading

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 07:00

Trading in steel futures has begun on the London Metal Exchange Ring following the successful test phase trading on its telephone and electronic market, LME Select, with the launch of two »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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In an extract from the Preqin Special Report: Asia-Pacific Hedge Funds, we provide an overview of the industry in Asia-Pacific, covering assets under management as well as key locations, strategies, fund structures and more.  ... »

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Assets under management for sovereign wealth funds globally reach USD6.31tn as of March 2015, increasing by more than USD900bn over the past 18 months. This information has been revealed in the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review, a comprehensive guide to these influential investors. ... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015 – The Winners

Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: eVestment – The evolution of hedge fund investing

As revealed in this Hedgeweek Special Report sponsored by eVestment, the data, analytics and market intelligence provider to the institutional investment community, experts agree that investing in hedge funds represents a good way for institutions to access manager skill, which is key in constructing a diversified portfolio to achieve risk and return targets. ... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: The Bahamas – How it continues to evolve its funds industry

The Bahamas is taking steps to raise its profile as an attractive funds centre, continuing to build out the popular SMART Fund model template to provide a range of solutions for investment managers, plus its new ICON structure designed to appeal specifically to Brazilian investment managers and advisers.... »

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