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Robert Mirsky joins Ernst & Young's hedge fund practice

Robert Mirsky joins Ernst & Young's hedge fund practice

Tue, 13/11/2007 - 16:57

Ernst & Young has recruited Robert Mirsky, previously head of the UK hedge fund practice at Deloitte & Touche, to join its 350-strong hedge funds advisory practice as a tax partner »

Hedge Connection hybrid platform selected by M.S. Howell

Hedge Connection hybrid platform selected by M.S. Howell

Tue, 13/11/2007 - 16:53

Hedge Connection, a US internet-based research and networking platform for hedge funds and qualified investors, has announced that M.S. »

Man Investments launches daily trading facility for in-house hedge funds

Man Investments launches daily trading facility for in-house hedge funds

Tue, 13/11/2007 - 16:51

Man Investments, one of the world's biggest providers of hedge fund products, has unveiled an internet-based trading facility that cuts significantly the time taken to buy and sell hedge f »

Highland Good Steward Management hires E Capital Partners for ethical screening

Highland Good Steward Management hires E Capital Partners for ethical screening

Tue, 13/11/2007 - 07:22

Ethical fund of hedge funds manager Highland Good Steward Management has retained E.Capital Partners International, a financial advisory firm serving corporate clients and investors from i »

Matrix expands fund of hedge funds sales team

Matrix expands fund of hedge funds sales team

Tue, 13/11/2007 - 07:21

UK asset manager Matrix has reorganised and expanded its fund of hedge funds sales team, with Alan Sinstead relocating to Asia to promote Matrix Group products to independent financial adv »

CA Cheuvreux enhances algorithmic trading tools across Europe via Fidessa

CA Cheuvreux enhances algorithmic trading tools across Europe via Fidessa

Tue, 13/11/2007 - 07:20

Fidessa, provider of the Fidessa and Fidessa LatentZero trading solutions for the sell-side and buy-side, has announced that CA Cheuvreux, the European agency broker of Calyon Group and a »

Pinnacle Alternative Investments extends investor database offer for hedge funds

Pinnacle Alternative Investments extends investor database offer for hedge funds

Tue, 13/11/2007 - 07:19

Pinnacle Alternative Investments, a third party marketing and business consulting firm serving hedge fund managers, is extending the offer of access to its Global Macro-CTA Investor Databa »

Sidley Austin named top hedge fund law firm by Alpha Magazine

Sidley Austin named top hedge fund law firm by Alpha Magazine

Tue, 13/11/2007 - 07:18

For the second year running, Institutional Investor's Alpha magazine has ranked Sidley Austin as the leading legal adviser to the hedge fund industry. »

Unregulated Funds give Jersey a vision for the future

Unregulated Funds give Jersey a vision for the future

Mon, 12/11/2007 - 14:08

Building on the success of the Expert Funds regime launched three years ago, which almost overnight reinvented Jersey as a domicile and servicing centre for alternative funds, the island is plannin »

Exciting additions to Jersey's funds capability

Exciting additions to Jersey's funds capability

Mon, 12/11/2007 - 14:05

Jersey intends to introduce a new unregulated fund regime early in 2008 designed to meet more closely the needs of the hedge fund community. »

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977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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