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IVP’s Treasury 3.5 now available on the cloud

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 17:00

Indus Valley Partners (IVP), a provider of alternative asset management solutions, has made IVP Treasury 3.5 available on the cloud, allowing hedge fund managers to track, control and optimise their financing needs across counterparties including Prime Brokers and Custodian banks. »

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Global macro leads the pack in March and year-to-date, says GAM

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 16:00

Although the MSCI World index declined 1.8 per cent in March, the real story was about equity dispersion, currencies and central bank policy, according to Anthony Lawler, portfolio manager at GAM. »

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Mark Landis joins Wavelength Capital Management

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 15:30

Wavelength Capital Management, a provider of liquid alternative investments and portfolio solutions, has appointed Mark Landis as Co-Managing Partner, effective immediately. »

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Fund managers bullish on equities, alts; bearish on bonds

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 14:00

Despite their continued uncertainty over the outlook for global economic improvement in 2015, fund managers remain optimistic about investments in equities and alternative assets over the long term.  »

Geoff Ruddick, Intermational Management Services

Independent directors and the capacity conundrum

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 13:01

The capacity conundrum continues to be one of debate and it has become increasingly apparent that it is not solved simply by the provision of an arbitrary headline number or cap.  Geoff Ruddick (pictured) takes a look at the key things to consider when assessing the capacity of an independent director…  »

Jude Scott, CEO of Cayman Finance

Cayman Islands – Best Hedge Fund Services Jurisdiction

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 12:22

When it comes to representing the offshore hedge fund industry, the Cayman Islands remains the clear choice among practitioners and fund managers of all varieties. Its funds industry continues to do well. In 2013, for example, Cayman recorded a historical high of 11,379 funds.  »

 David van Rooyen, co-founder, Pomerol Partners

Pomerol Partners – Best Data Visualisation Software Provider

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 12:19

Pomerol Partners is a global business intelligence consulting firm that specialises in advanced data visualisations. The firm builds business toolsets, such as dashboards, to help senior executives make informed decisions. While it sounds straightforward, the financial services industry faces such complexity and fragmentation of data that getting a clear picture of what is driving profits up (or down) is nearly impossible.  »

Ben Chalice, Nomura

Nomura – Best Global Consultant in Business Strategy

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 12:16

As Asia’s only full service prime broker, Nomura is well positioned to provide access to this region. However, with more than 65 per cent of its wholesale revenues generated outside Japan in 2013/14, Nomura has a comprehensive global offering.  »

Jenifer Prosek, Prosek

Prosek – Best North American PR Firm

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 11:51

At New York-headquartered Prosek, the tag line is to “unbox communications” and deliver unique, unconventional strategies for financial firms. At the helm is Managing Partner and CEO Jennifer Prosek (pictured), who built Prosek from a small Connecticut PR company to an international communications consultancy with offices in London and a number of key partnerships with agencies in Asia and South America.  »

Mike Rosen, ConceptOne

ConceptONE – Best North American Regulatory Advisory Firm

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 11:47

ConceptONE LLC specialises in regulatory and risk reporting, an area of expertise that is fast gaining prominence as alternative fund managers begin to comprehend the enormity of regulatory compliance. »

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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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