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Anderson joins GlobeOp

Anderson joins GlobeOp

Thu, 11/09/2008 - 07:00

Jon Anderson has joined GlobeOp Financial Services as global head of over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives. »

Buy-side wants to move towards STP in OTC derivatives operations

Buy-side wants to move towards STP in OTC derivatives operations

Thu, 11/09/2008 - 07:00

While trade capture and confirmations/affirmations still constitute over 50% of OTC post-trade processing costs, the buy side desires technology wh »

Victoria Aston-Duff joins Angelo, Gordon & Co as Head of Europe

Victoria Aston-Duff joins Angelo, Gordon & Co as Head of Europe

Thu, 11/09/2008 - 07:00

Victoria Aston-Duff has joined Angelo, Gordon & Co as Head of Europe. »

Jhangiani appointed CIO of Peak Partners

Jhangiani appointed CIO of Peak Partners

Wed, 10/09/2008 - 07:01

Nikhil Jhangiani will become the new Chief Investment Officer (CIO), of Geneva-based Peak Partners SA, replacing Ernesto Prado who is leaving to pu »

Fairfield Greenwich Group merges with Switzerland's Banque Bénédict Hentsch

Fairfield Greenwich Group merges with Switzerland's Banque Bénédict Hentsch

Wed, 10/09/2008 - 07:00

Connecticut-based alternative asset manager Fairfield Greenwich Group has agreed to merge with Banque Bénédict Hentsch, a Geneva-based Swiss privat »

LME to launch minor metals contracts next year

LME to launch minor metals contracts next year

Wed, 10/09/2008 - 07:00

The London Metal Exchange has announced it will launch two minor metals contracts in the second half of 2009 for molybdenum and cobalt. »

PSigma Balanced Managed Fund of Funds unveils launch portfolio

PSigma Balanced Managed Fund of Funds unveils launch portfolio

Wed, 10/09/2008 - 07:00

The newly-launched PSigma Balanced Managed Fund of Funds will invest in collective investment schemes, unit trusts, Oeics, investment trusts, funds »

Punter Southall and Switzerland's Octane launch Guernsey fund of hedge funds manager

Punter Southall and Switzerland's Octane launch Guernsey fund of hedge funds manager

Wed, 10/09/2008 - 07:00

UK actuarial and financial services provider Punter Southall Group has announced a joint venture with Swiss fund of hedge funds manager Octane to c »

Stephen Couttie takes over as chief executive at RAB Capital

Stephen Couttie takes over as chief executive at RAB Capital

Wed, 10/09/2008 - 07:00

Stephen Couttie has been appointed chief executive of London-based RAB Capital in succession to the firm's co-founder Philip Richards, who is stepp »

Hedge fund manager sanctioned by FSA for market abuse

Hedge fund manager sanctioned by FSA for market abuse

Tue, 09/09/2008 - 07:01

In a settlement reached with the Financial Services Authority (FSA), Steven Harrison, a former hedge fund manager with Moore Capital Management, ag »

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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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