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Risk to financial institutions of investment bank failures overblown, say analysts

Risk to financial institutions of investment bank failures overblown, say analysts

Wed, 17/09/2008 - 07:03

The Chapter 11 filing of Lehman Brothers on Monday may have been a seismic event in the global financial markets, according to a report from Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, but the »

Citadel expands distribution in Europe, Middle East and North Africa through Merrill hires

Citadel expands distribution in Europe, Middle East and North Africa through Merrill hires

Wed, 17/09/2008 - 06:54

Alternative investment manager Citadel Investment Group has announced two senior hires from Merrill Lynch to lead the firm's capital development efforts in Europe, the Middle East and Nort »

Russia turmoil presents incredible buying opportunity, says Hexam Capital

Russia turmoil presents incredible buying opportunity, says Hexam Capital

Tue, 16/09/2008 - 17:25

The turmoil in the Russian stock market has created once-in-a-lifetime buying opportunity, with huge disparities between company results and share price performance, according to emerging »

Thomson Reuters launches independent valuation risk service

Thomson Reuters launches independent valuation risk service

Tue, 16/09/2008 - 16:38

Thomson Reuters has launched a global service that aims to provide financial institutions with independent valuations across various asset classes and instrument types, and which it says m »

Dexion Capital names Rebecca Donaldson as head of marketing and communications

Dexion Capital names Rebecca Donaldson as head of marketing and communications

Tue, 16/09/2008 - 15:23

Hedge fund manager and third-party marketing firm Dexion Capital has appointed Rebecca Donaldson, previously head of communications at International Asset Management, as head of marketing »

AIG Investments hires director of alternative investments for Japan

AIG Investments hires director of alternative investments for Japan

Tue, 16/09/2008 - 07:01

New York-based AIG Investments has appointed Michael Chae from Nikko Citi as a director of alternative investments for Japan, based in Tokyo and reporting to Stewart Homler, managing director for alte »

Investment banking industry will never be the same, says Larry Tabb

Investment banking industry will never be the same, says Larry Tabb

Tue, 16/09/2008 - 07:00

Following the fire-sale of Bear Stearns, the bankruptcy of Lehman Brokers and the shock acquisition of Merrill Lynch by Bank of America, the days o »

Financial industry still in shock as US investment banking model crumbles

Financial industry still in shock as US investment banking model crumbles

Mon, 15/09/2008 - 23:40

Financial markets tumbled around the world during the week following the 'Black Sunday' for the US investment banking industry in which the third-largest investment bank, Merrill Lynch, wa »

Katten Muchin Rosenman Cornish adds partners in London

Katten Muchin Rosenman Cornish adds partners in London

Mon, 15/09/2008 - 18:58

Andrew Turner and Imran Sami have joined the London office of law firm Katten Muchin Rosenman Cornish as partners, strengthening the firm's expertise in areas including corporate transacti »

Deutsche Bank takes Russian asset manager stake and targets hedge fund business

Deutsche Bank takes Russian asset manager stake and targets hedge fund business

Mon, 15/09/2008 - 18:56

Deutsche Bank and UFG Asset Management have agreed to create a strategic partnership and business co-operation in Russia. »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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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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