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Deutsche Bank to offer access to Saudi Arabian market via swaps

Deutsche Bank to offer access to Saudi Arabian market via swaps

Tue, 26/08/2008 - 08:40

Deutsche Bank says that it is ready to commence offering its international clients access to Saudi Arabia's stock exchange, the largest equity market in the Middle East. »

New opportunities for administrators as appeal of regulated funds grows

New opportunities for administrators as appeal of regulated funds grows

Tue, 26/08/2008 - 07:26

With the global financial markets remaining fragile, it is still unclear to what extent the secondary effects of the credit crunch will impact the fund industry in Luxembourg, but industry experts are »

State Street launches OTC derivatives servicing platform

State Street launches OTC derivatives servicing platform

Tue, 26/08/2008 - 07:13

State Street Corporation has launched of an over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives servicing platform called the OTC Hub. »

ETF's continue to impress

ETF's continue to impress

Tue, 26/08/2008 - 07:05

In the first half of 2008 the Deborah Fuhr and Shane Kelly report takes note of some astounding differences in the use of European domiciled ETFs vs European »

Indicus Advisors sells stake to Cinven

Indicus Advisors sells stake to Cinven

Mon, 25/08/2008 - 07:40

Global law firm White  Case LLP has advised Indicus Advisors, an alternative investment manager focusing on European leveraged finance and global structured credit, on the sale of a 50 per cen »

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. »

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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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North America

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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