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Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Investors stuck with plummeting SRM fund

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Investors stuck with plummeting SRM fund

Fri, 22/08/2008 - 07:00

Strategic Risk Management, the Monaco-based hedge fund manager headed by Jon Wood that spun out of UBS two years ago, has reportedly seen its SRM G »

Martin Asset Management to offer hedge fund replication strategy through ETFs

Martin Asset Management to offer hedge fund replication strategy through ETFs

Fri, 22/08/2008 - 07:00

Tarzana, California-based alternative investment boutique Martin Asset Management has launched investment strategies based on exchange-traded funds »

Apollo Real Estate Advisors boosts capital for US debt fund

Apollo Real Estate Advisors boosts capital for US debt fund

Fri, 22/08/2008 - 06:59

Apollo Real Estate Advisors has raised additional capital for its debt investment fund, Apollo Real Estate Finance, boosting the overall capital for its investment programme from USD621m t »

Hedgeweek Commentary: Behind the hedge fund news - 22.08.08

Hedgeweek Commentary: Behind the hedge fund news - 22.08.08

Fri, 22/08/2008 - 06:58

It's an ill wind that blows nobody any good, they say, and that's certainly the case for hedge fund manages. »

DLA Piper names Australian Luke Gannon to launch transactional funds practice in Asia

DLA Piper names Australian Luke Gannon to launch transactional funds practice in Asia

Thu, 21/08/2008 - 07:06

DLA Piper has appointed Australian corporate and financial services lawyer Luke Gannon as a partner in its corporate group and head of the firm's funds practice throughout Asia. »

Hedge fund manager ordered to pay USD280m to defrauded investors

Hedge fund manager ordered to pay USD280m to defrauded investors

Wed, 20/08/2008 - 23:04

Hedge fund manager Paul Eustace of Ontario, Canada, has been ordered to pay more than USD279m in restitution and a USD12m civil penalty under a court order settling an enforcement action b »

Cohen & Steers launches Global Real Estate Long-Short Offshore fund

Cohen & Steers launches Global Real Estate Long-Short Offshore fund

Wed, 20/08/2008 - 22:05

New York-based investment manager Cohen & Steers has launched the Global Real Estate Long-Short Offshore fund managed by Todd Voigt, who joined the firm specifically to manage its hedg »

MTM Capital Partners and US environmental agency co-operate on coal mine methane

MTM Capital Partners and US environmental agency co-operate on coal mine methane

Wed, 20/08/2008 - 21:42

MTM Capital Partners, a UK investment manager that invests in the efficient and safe use of resources and the reduction of environment-damaging emissions, is collaborating with the US Envi »

CFTC approves four Eurex futures on German and Swiss benchmark indices for US market

CFTC approves four Eurex futures on German and Swiss benchmark indices for US market

Wed, 20/08/2008 - 06:57

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has approved trading for the US market in four Eurex futures products offering exposure to the SLI Swiss Leader Index, the Swiss Market Index Midca »

Exotix strengthens structuring capabilities in Africa with new hire

Exotix strengthens structuring capabilities in Africa with new hire

Wed, 20/08/2008 - 06:51

Vicente Pons has joined Exotix, a London-based frontier market investment banking boutique, as a director in the structured products team, an appointment that strengthens the firm's struct »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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