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USFE to list futures contracts on Morningstar Stock Indexes

USFE to list futures contracts on Morningstar Stock Indexes

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:59

The US Futures Exchange (USFE) will list its cash-settled futures contracts on Morningstar's (NASDAQ: MORN) style equity indexes beginning September 28. »

EDHEC appoints Dr Devraj Basu as Senior Research Engineer

EDHEC appoints Dr Devraj Basu as Senior Research Engineer

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:58

Dr Devraj Basu has been appointed as Senior Research Engineer at the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre. »

Thames River Hedge+ raises GBP70.3m in C share issue

Thames River Hedge+ raises GBP70.3m in C share issue

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:57

Thames River Multi Hedge PCC has received applications for GBP70.3m through the placing and offer for subscription of C shares in its cell, Thames River Hedge+. »

Advent adds record number of Geneva clients in Q2

Advent adds record number of Geneva clients in Q2

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:56

A record 15 new customers selected Advent Software's Geneva - an accounting platform for complex investment strategies and instruments, used by institutional asset managers, hedge funds, f »

International Asset Management promotes Morten Spenner to CEO

International Asset Management promotes Morten Spenner to CEO

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:55

International Asset Management Limited "IAM", one of the oldest specialist fund of hedge funds managers in Europe, has promoted Morten Spenner to CEO. »

PSource IPO raises GBP30m despite tough conditions

PSource IPO raises GBP30m despite tough conditions

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:54

Despite difficult conditions, Psource Capital has raised GBP30million for a London-listed hedge fund manager and has further cash-raising plans for the fund. »

Merrill Lynch settles with CFTC

Merrill Lynch settles with CFTC

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:53

Merrill Lynch is to pay USD500,000 to settle US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) charges that it failed to distribute and file its commodity pools' annual reports in a timely ma »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment global news round-up: Bear suspends redemptions in third fund

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment global news round-up: Bear suspends redemptions in third fund

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:52

Bear Stearns, stalling in its attempt to staunch panic among investors, this week suspended redemptions in a third fund that is exposed to US mortgages. »

Advent software recruits 20 in response to EMEA growth

Advent software recruits 20 in response to EMEA growth

Wed, 01/08/2007 - 07:00

Advent Software, a provider of software and solutions for the global investment management industry, has recruited 20 new employees to service and support its growing EMEA (Europe, the Mid »

Bank of Ireland to launch alternative investment administration in Northern Ireland

Bank of Ireland to launch alternative investment administration in Northern Ireland

Wed, 01/08/2007 - 06:59

Bank of Ireland Group has announced plans to establish a specialist business in Belfast to service the rapidly growing offshore alternative investment funds market and specifically the hed »

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