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Polar Capital expands technology team

Polar Capital expands technology team

Thu, 06/09/2007 - 06:55

Polar Capital Holdings has announced the appointment of Nick Evans, who was until recently at Axa Framlington Investment Management, as a senior fund manager in its technology team. »

Troika Dialog Asset Management closes first-ever Russian corporates CDO

Troika Dialog Asset Management closes first-ever Russian corporates CDO

Thu, 06/09/2007 - 06:55

Moscow-based Troika Dialog Asset Management, in conjunction with Deutsche Bank, has closed CDO I, the first ever rouble-denominated collateralised debt obligation invested in Russian corpo »

TA Associates takes stake in USD45bn investment manager

TA Associates takes stake in USD45bn investment manager

Thu, 06/09/2007 - 06:54

Private equity firm TA Associates has acquired a minority interest in ASB Holdings, the parent company of Arnhold and S Bleichroeder Advisers, a US mutual fund and investment advisory firm »

Salus Alpha launches Equity Hedged fund based on long/short equity index

Salus Alpha launches Equity Hedged fund based on long/short equity index

Wed, 05/09/2007 - 08:32

Swiss fund of hedge funds manager Salus Alpha Management is launching the Salus Alpha Equity Hedged fund, a Ucits III-compliant vehicle that invests in an index comprising up to 30 long/sh »

New 'fat tail' risk management product to be launched on HFR platform

New 'fat tail' risk management product to be launched on HFR platform

Wed, 05/09/2007 - 08:30

A new risk management product for funds of hedge funds, pension funds and endowments will be launched on the HFR Asset Management platform in October by 36 South Investment Managers, a 'ta »

Eurex trading volume grows 64 per cent to 175 million contracts

Eurex trading volume grows 64 per cent to 175 million contracts

Wed, 05/09/2007 - 08:28

The international derivatives exchange Eurex saw around 175.1 million contracts traded in August, a rise of 64 per cent from 107 million in August 2006, while the daily average trading vol »

Partners Group expands Asian presence with Tokyo office

Partners Group expands Asian presence with Tokyo office

Wed, 05/09/2007 - 08:17

Switzerland-based alternative asset manager Partners Group has opened a representative office in Tokyo to support the group's activities in Asia. »

Gerken Capital Associates launches GCA Latam Hedge Fund

Gerken Capital Associates launches GCA Latam Hedge Fund

Tue, 04/09/2007 - 07:00

Gerken Capital Associates, a San Francisco-based alternative asset manager that manages or advises on USD1.4bn in assets, has announced the launch of the GCA Latam Hedge Fund, with BBVA Ba »

Bridge Advisors taps Robert Bernard to head alternative advisory and consulting business

Bridge Advisors taps Robert Bernard to head alternative advisory and consulting business

Tue, 04/09/2007 - 06:59

Chicago-based Bridge Advisors, an investment advisor specialising in alternative investment consulting and education, has appointed financial industry veteran Robert C Bernard as the firm' »

NOS extends freight clearing in Asia with Singapore office

NOS extends freight clearing in Asia with Singapore office

Tue, 04/09/2007 - 06:58

NOS Clearing, the world's leading clearing house for freight derivatives, is opening an office in Singapore and is extending clearing to include more of Asian time zone trading hours. »

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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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