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Specialist insurance broker to fund industry expands into Ireland

Specialist insurance broker to fund industry expands into Ireland

Tue, 09/10/2007 - 08:11

Baronsmead Partners, a specialist insurance broker to the fund industry, has opened an Irish division of its business in Dublin. »

Alpha Mutual Funds celebrates five years

Alpha Mutual Funds celebrates five years

Tue, 09/10/2007 - 08:09

AIP Mutual Funds, whose flagship Alpha Hedged Strategies Fund was launched in September 2002, is celebrating its fifth anniversary having topped USD650m in assets and comprehensively beate »

Absolute Capital German fund managers quit

Absolute Capital German fund managers quit

Mon, 08/10/2007 - 07:19

Absolute Capital Management, the Majorca-based, London-listed hedge fund manager that was hit by heavy redemption requests and a catastrophic collapse in its share price following the acri »

FXall daily trading volume exceeds USD90bn

FXall daily trading volume exceeds USD90bn

Mon, 08/10/2007 - 07:18

Online foreign exchange portal FXall has announced record trading volume of more than USD90bn in a single day, along with a rise in average daily volume for September of more than 44 per c »

Interwoven leads buy-side connectivity with launch of DealConnect for DTCC

Interwoven leads buy-side connectivity with launch of DealConnect for DTCC

Mon, 08/10/2007 - 07:17

Software provider Interwoven has announced the launch of Interwoven DealConnect for DTCC, which it says is the capital market industry's first standalone solution to enable the buy-side an »

Managed Funds Association elects Ospraie's Eric Vincent as chairman

Managed Funds Association elects Ospraie's Eric Vincent as chairman

Mon, 08/10/2007 - 07:15

The board of the Managed Funds Association, the leading US industry body for alternative investment managers, has chosen Eric Vincent, president of Ospraie Management, as its new chairman. »

Jersey aims to challenge Cayman with unregulated funds regime

Jersey aims to challenge Cayman with unregulated funds regime

Fri, 05/10/2007 - 07:00

Amid strong competition among jurisdictions across Europe to offer more lightly regulated regimes for alternative funds, Jersey is seeking to set itself apart from the crowd with the launc »

Perella Weinberg buys Xerion Capital Partners

Perella Weinberg buys Xerion Capital Partners

Fri, 05/10/2007 - 06:59

Perella Weinberg Partners has acquired Xerion Capital Partners, a New York-based investment manager that focuses on distressed credit and special situations investments. »

Comment: Relief for banks, but markets remain fragile

Comment: Relief for banks, but markets remain fragile

Fri, 05/10/2007 - 06:58

Ingrid Neitsch, a portfolio advisor with FRM Credit Alpha, says that while last month saw a return of liquidity to the credit markets, the environment remains fragile and more risk-adverse »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: JC Flowers in the running for troubled UK mortgage bank

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: JC Flowers in the running for troubled UK mortgage bank

Fri, 05/10/2007 - 06:57

US private equity firm JC Flowers is said to have secured GBP15bn of funding from other banks to buy battered UK mortgage bank Northern Rock. It wants to keep the bank as a single entity. »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

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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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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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