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Asset manager M&A climbs amid financial turmoil, says Jefferies Putnam Lovell

Asset manager M&A climbs amid financial turmoil, says Jefferies Putnam Lovell

Wed, 08/10/2008 - 07:02

Mergers and acquisitions involving asset managers rose in the third quarter, with the global credit crunch as the backdrop for a surge in divestitures to almost 40 per cent of total sales, »

CME Group and Citadel to launch platform to trade and clear credit default swaps

CME Group and Citadel to launch platform to trade and clear credit default swaps

Wed, 08/10/2008 - 07:02

CME Group, the parent of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, and hedge fund manager Citadel Investment Group have announced plans to launch what would be the first electronic trading platform »

Arch Financial Products enters Asia and Middle East market with Financial Partners stake

Arch Financial Products enters Asia and Middle East market with Financial Partners stake

Wed, 08/10/2008 - 06:47

UK-based alternative investment manager Arch Financial Products has made a substantial investment in Financial Partners Group, an international firm of independent financial advisers with »

Mitsubishi joins Goldman as shareholder in London hedge fund manager Capula

Mitsubishi joins Goldman as shareholder in London hedge fund manager Capula

Tue, 07/10/2008 - 17:18

Mitsubishi Corporation has announced that it will acquire a 5 per cent stake in London-based hedge fund manager Capula Investment Management and its group companies through a purchase of s »

Hedgeweek Newsflash: Fed creating SPV to pump liquidity into markets

Hedgeweek Newsflash: Fed creating SPV to pump liquidity into markets

Tue, 07/10/2008 - 15:50

In an emergency move designed to pump liquidity into the markets, the US Federal Reserve Board is creating the Commercial Paper Funding Facility (C »

Ogier to offer private funds within new wealth planning service

Ogier to offer private funds within new wealth planning service

Tue, 07/10/2008 - 15:21

Ogier, an 'offshore magic circle' provider of legal and fiduciary services, is launching a new personalised wealth planning service for ultra-high net worth individuals and family business »

Former Man executives launch platform for emerging hedge fund managers

Former Man executives launch platform for emerging hedge fund managers

Tue, 07/10/2008 - 13:31

A group of former Man Group executives has launched a new hedge fund platform, Revere Capital Advisors, which aims to allow emerging hedge fund managers to focus on their core investment a »

Resolution Asset Management appoints Tim Sweeting as head of alternatives

Resolution Asset Management appoints Tim Sweeting as head of alternatives

Tue, 07/10/2008 - 07:04

Resolution Asset Management has appointed Tim Sweeting to the newly-created position of head of alternatives, reporting to sales and marketing director Jonathan Polin and taking responsibi »

Dean Art Investments joins hedge fund platform Harbour Capital

Dean Art Investments joins hedge fund platform Harbour Capital

Tue, 07/10/2008 - 06:54

Dean Art Investments, a new portfolio management company that will invest in the booming art market, has launched the USD50m Dean Art Fund, the first fund to join the Harbour Capital hedge »

Iosco unveils proposed regulatory standards for funds of hedge funds

Iosco unveils proposed regulatory standards for funds of hedge funds

Tue, 07/10/2008 - 06:46

The International Organisation of Securities Commissions has published for public consultation a document entitled Proposed Elements of International Regulatory Standards on Funds of Hedge »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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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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