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Yorkville expands presence in Japan and Greece through joint venture

Yorkville expands presence in Japan and Greece through joint venture

Tue, 01/07/2008 - 00:31

Yorkville Advisors, a private investment firm that specialises in structured finance and direct investments, has expanded its operations to Athens and Tokyo through a joint venture with Ax »

Former RBS executive joins OpHedge Investment Services as director of operational risk

Former RBS executive joins OpHedge Investment Services as director of operational risk

Mon, 30/06/2008 - 07:00

Hedge fund administrator OpHedge Investment Services has named lawyer Scott Gyllensten, most recently head of operational risk for the Americas with Royal Bank of Scotland's global banking »

Bublik joins LJM Partners as chief risk officer

Bublik joins LJM Partners as chief risk officer

Sun, 29/06/2008 - 21:24

Hinsdale, Illinois-based LJM Partners, an investment management firm specialising in managed futures and specifically the trading of options on S&P futures contracts, has announced the »

Eddington Capital Management says UK-listed note returns 2.37 per cent in first month

Eddington Capital Management says UK-listed note returns 2.37 per cent in first month

Sun, 29/06/2008 - 21:19

Eddington Capital Management, a manager of high return target funds of hedge funds, has reported a 2.37 per cent net return for its London Listed Index Linked Note since its launch on Apri »

Cavu Capital Advisers hires energy analyst from Credit Suisse

Cavu Capital Advisers hires energy analyst from Credit Suisse

Sun, 29/06/2008 - 21:17

South Norwalk, Connecticut-based Cavu Capital Advisors, a fundamental long/short equity hedge fund manager, has announced the addition of Ken Sill to its investment team as a senior analys »

Matt Roux to join UBS prime brokerage group as co-head of US securities lending

Matt Roux to join UBS prime brokerage group as co-head of US securities lending

Sun, 29/06/2008 - 21:14

Matt Roux is join UBS Investment Bank's prime brokerage group in September from Deutsche Bank as an executive director and co-head of US securities lending alongside Mike Kelleher, who has »

Pertrac hires Jim Banks as head of product management

Pertrac hires Jim Banks as head of product management

Sun, 29/06/2008 - 21:03

PerTrac Financial Solutions has appointed Jim Banks to the new role of managing director and global head of product management and development. »

Hedge Fund Standards Board appoints Antonio Borges as chairman

Hedge Fund Standards Board appoints Antonio Borges as chairman

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 13:08

The London-based Hedge Fund Standards Board has appointed Antonio Borges, a former vice-chairman of Goldman Sachs and dean of French business school Insead, as its first permanent chairman »

Jersey lawyer criticises inconsistency of EU money laundering 'white list'

Jersey lawyer criticises inconsistency of EU money laundering 'white list'

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 06:59

A Jersey lawyer specialising in the field of money laundering and financial services regulation has questioned the validity of the European Union's »

FRM Diversified Alpha raises GBP61.8m in share placing

FRM Diversified Alpha raises GBP61.8m in share placing

Fri, 27/06/2008 - 06:58

The board of closed-ended multistrategy fund of hedge funds FRM Diversified Alpha has announced that it has received subscriptions totalling GBP61, »

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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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North America

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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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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