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London Metal Exchange launches steel futures trading

London Metal Exchange launches steel futures trading

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 07:00

Trading in steel futures has begun on the London Metal Exchange Ring following the successful test phase trading on its telephone and electronic market, LME Select, with the launch of two »

NautaDutilh appoints new partner to head funds practice in Luxembourg

NautaDutilh appoints new partner to head funds practice in Luxembourg

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 07:00

Benelux law firm NautaDutilh has announced the appointment of Pierre Reuter, 37, as a partner in the firm's Luxembourg office, responsible for leading and developing the firm's recently es »

New Maculus fund boosts ADM Capital assets to USD2.4bn

New Maculus fund boosts ADM Capital assets to USD2.4bn

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 07:00

Asia Debt Management Hong Kong, an investment advisor specialising in distressed debt, has announced the launch of ADM Maculus Fund V, a five-year private equity-style fund that has closed »

Nicholas-Applegate Capital Management unveils 130/30 strategies

Nicholas-Applegate Capital Management unveils 130/30 strategies

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 07:00

Nicholas-Applegate Capital Management, a diversified San Diego-based institutional asset manager belonging to the Allianz group, has launched three 130/30 strategies in order to capitalise »

Polar Capital announces plans to launch UK Absolute Return Fund

Polar Capital announces plans to launch UK Absolute Return Fund

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 07:00

Polar Capital has announced plans to launch the UK Absolute Return Fund, which will invest predominantly in equities of UK companies and to a much smaller degree European and global equiti »

Thames River Hedge+ seeks GBP200m through new share issue

Thames River Hedge+ seeks GBP200m through new share issue

Tue, 29/04/2008 - 07:00

The board of Thames River Multi Hedge PCC, a closed-ended Guernsey-domiciled protected cell company, has announced plans to raise up to GBP200m through the issue of new shares in the Thame »

Private equity sector well set to ride the storm

Private equity sector well set to ride the storm

Mon, 28/04/2008 - 21:09

Guernsey has been home to international private equity funds for well over a decade, but the sector's vigorous growth over the past few years, coupled with a series of reforms to the island's regul »

Stringent but flexible regime in Gibraltar creates platform for growth

Stringent but flexible regime in Gibraltar creates platform for growth

Mon, 28/04/2008 - 14:38

Gibraltar is a relatively young jurisdiction in terms of fund servicing, but one that many agree has a very promising future. »

Hedgeweek Comment: Hedge funds go back to the land in search of alpha

Hedgeweek Comment: Hedge funds go back to the land in search of alpha

Mon, 28/04/2008 - 07:00

The silent tsunami has arrived. »

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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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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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