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Nebraska Federal Court orders payment of USD 325,000 in restitution to farmers injured by commodity trading program

Nebraska Federal Court orders payment of USD 325,000 in restitution to farmers injured by commodity trading program

Thu, 20/12/2007 - 06:00

The United States District Court for the District of Nebraska this week entered a consent order of permanent injunction settling the CFTC's charges against Commercial Hedge Services, Inc ( »

Legislation, regulation and institutionalisation

Legislation, regulation and institutionalisation

Wed, 19/12/2007 - 13:59

It is a sign of the strength of the alternative investment industry that there is significant competition among hedge fund jurisdictions. »

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index down -1.21 per cent in November

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index down -1.21 per cent in November

Wed, 19/12/2007 - 06:00

Weakness in the US markets, falling UK house prices and low consumer confidence were among the factors that drove the Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index down -1.21 per cent in November »

Managed futures remain steady; Barclay CTA Index up 0.73% in November

Managed futures remain steady; Barclay CTA Index up 0.73% in November

Wed, 19/12/2007 - 06:00

Managed futures rose 0.73% in November, according to flash estimates from the Barclay CTA Index »

Cayman Islands' calm continues

Cayman Islands' calm continues

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 16:56

There is no question that the effects of the sub-prime mortgage crisis have been felt in financial markets worldwide. Some markets experienced mere ripples; others faced a full-blown tsunami. »

Custom House surpasses USD 30 billion in assets under administration

Custom House surpasses USD 30 billion in assets under administration

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:38

One of the world's largest independent fund administrators, Dublin-based Custom House Administration & Corporate Services Limited, has surpassed USD 30 billion in client assets under a »

Hedge funds poised to seize upon distressed opportunities, says F&C's Barthélémy

Hedge funds poised to seize upon distressed opportunities, says F&C's Barthélémy

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:00

As the sub-prime crisis continues to unfold, attractive opportunities are emerging for the hedge fund sector, according to François Barthélémy, a partner at F&C Pa »

Eurex launches incentive program for central and south-eastern Europe

Eurex launches incentive program for central and south-eastern Europe

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:00

Eurex intends to continue expanding its international distribution network in 2008. »

Hedge Fund Association forms new chapter for north-eastern US

Hedge Fund Association forms new chapter for north-eastern US

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:00

The US-based Hedge Fund Association has launched a regional chapter for the north-eastern US, providing organisational and financial resources for member programmes in New York, Connecticu »

Facing the talent challenge head-on

Facing the talent challenge head-on

Mon, 17/12/2007 - 16:00

Growth in the hedge fund market continues to increase and Cayman remains the leading jurisdiction for fund registration. »

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Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Tue, 24/02/2015 - 19:14

New regulations are allowing hedge fund managers and institutional investors to take advantage of fresh opportunities in the Swiss market, from innovative new fund platforms to new fund strategies and structures that provide significant portfolio diversification opportunities... »

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The attraction of incubator platforms has increased noticeably in recent years. New hedge funds face a Sisyphus-like task getting up and running as global regulation and compliance pushes costs up, whilst investors simultaneously expect to see institutional quality operations in place from day one.    ... »

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How to Access Europe using third party AIFMs

Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »

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Richard A Kimball Jr, CEO, HEXL

Healthcare costs continue to spiral out of control and yet still achieve relatively poor outcomes, says Richard A Kimball Jr (pictured), CEO of HEXL… ... »

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Six trends shaping the next generation

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 08:01

Just 20 years ago, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were novelties. Now, after two decades of explosive growth, they are firmly entrenched in the asset management landscape. Total US-listed ETF assets reached a record-setting USD2.0 trillion at the end of 2014, up from USD1.7 trillion a year earlier, and inflows totaled USD244 billion for the year. European ETFs also saw record flows in 2014; they attracted USD61.4 billion in new assets, more than three times the 2013 total. ... »

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