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New PerTrac product targets funds of funds and institutional portfolios

New PerTrac product targets funds of funds and institutional portfolios

Tue, 12/06/2007 - 07:00

PerTrac Financial Solutions is rolling out the beta release of its latest product, PerTrac Portfolio Manager, a software application designed to help funds of funds and institutional inves »

ICAP daily electronic broking volume twice exceeds USD1trn

ICAP daily electronic broking volume twice exceeds USD1trn

Tue, 12/06/2007 - 06:59

Daily electronic broking volumes handled by ICAP, the world's premier interdealer broker, exceeded USD1trn on both June 7 and 8, the second time this year that activity on ICAP's electroni »

IAM welcomes inclusion of hedge funds in Apcims benchmark portfolios

IAM welcomes inclusion of hedge funds in Apcims benchmark portfolios

Tue, 12/06/2007 - 06:58

London- and New York-based fund of hedge fund manager International Asset Management has expressed its satisfaction with the inclusion for the first time of hedge funds within benchmark po »

Hedge funds gained 2.45 per cent in May, says Hennessee

Hedge funds gained 2.45 per cent in May, says Hennessee

Tue, 12/06/2007 - 06:57

The Hennessee Hedge Fund Index increased by 2.45 per cent in May and is up by 7.86 per cent for the first five months of 2007, according to Hennessee Group, a registered adviser to hedge f »

New hire gets third-party hedge fund marketing firm in the swing

New hire gets third-party hedge fund marketing firm in the swing

Tue, 12/06/2007 - 06:56

Hedge fund third-party marketing firm Agecroft Partners has hired James B Hart as a director with responsibilities including overseeing due diligence on potential hedge funds the firm may »

Eden Rock continues team expansion

Eden Rock continues team expansion

Tue, 12/06/2007 - 06:55

Eden Rock Capital Management, the London-based asset based lending and structured finance firm, has made three further strategic hires, including the recruitment of David Gervais to the in »

Ogier expands structured finance business through Irish fiduciary acquisition

Ogier expands structured finance business through Irish fiduciary acquisition

Mon, 11/06/2007 - 07:59

Leading offshore legal and fiduciary services group Ogier is expanding its structured finance operation in Ireland with the purchase of a substantial portion of the Pegasus Corporate Servi »

Managed Funds Association appoints Carl Kennedy as legal counsel

Managed Funds Association appoints Carl Kennedy as legal counsel

Mon, 11/06/2007 - 07:57

The Managed Funds Association has named Carl Kennedy, a member of the public finance department and tax group at Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll in Washington, DC, as a member of the »

Hedge funds average 2.41 per cent gain in May, says HFN index

Hedge funds average 2.41 per cent gain in May, says HFN index

Mon, 11/06/2007 - 07:56

Early estimates indicate that the HFN Hedge Fund Aggregate Average, an equal weighted average of all single-manager hedge funds and CTA/managed futures products in the HedgeFund.net databa »

Hedge fund manager pays USD250,000 to settle reporting charges

Hedge fund manager pays USD250,000 to settle reporting charges

Mon, 11/06/2007 - 07:55

A US hedge fund manager has agreed to pay a USD250,000 civil penalty to settle charges that he violated reporting requirements of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act by failing to report the exercis »

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