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Caceis to acquire alternative fund administrator Olympia Capital International

Caceis to acquire alternative fund administrator Olympia Capital International

Tue, 31/07/2007 - 10:24

Caceis, a leading European institutional securities services provider, has signed an agreement to acquire fund administrator Olympia Capital International and its affiliates, which special »

P-Solve Alternative Investments reappoints quantitative risk manager

P-Solve Alternative Investments reappoints quantitative risk manager

Tue, 31/07/2007 - 07:00

P-Solve Alternative Investments, a USD375m fund of hedge funds manager, has announced the return of Dr Lee McCulloch-James as quantitative risk manager, reporting to chief investment offic »

LRG forms strategic partnership with Tokyo-based Arque Orion Group

LRG forms strategic partnership with Tokyo-based Arque Orion Group

Tue, 31/07/2007 - 07:00

LRG Capital Group, a global merchant bank that manages the BayStar Capital Investment Funds, has entered into a strategic partnership with the Arque Orion Group, which operates a growing w »

Comment: SEC approves NASD/NYSE member firm consolidation

Comment: SEC approves NASD/NYSE member firm consolidation

Tue, 31/07/2007 - 06:59

The Securities and Exchange Commission has given final regulatory approval related to the consolidation of the member firm regulatory functions of the National Association of Securities De »

US CFTC accuses Energy Transfer Partners and subsidiaries of natural gas market manipulation

US CFTC accuses Energy Transfer Partners and subsidiaries of natural gas market manipulation

Tue, 31/07/2007 - 06:58

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has filed a complaint against Energy Transfer Partners and three of its subsidiaries alleging attempted manipulation of the price of phys »

Morgan Lewis builds funds and tax capability with two Partner appointments

Morgan Lewis builds funds and tax capability with two Partner appointments

Tue, 31/07/2007 - 06:57

International law firm Morgan Lewis has appointed Saloni Joshi as Funds Partner and Kate Habershon as a Tax Partner as the firm continues the strategic growth of »

Pocket-sized financial powerhouse puts its faith in good housekeeping

Pocket-sized financial powerhouse puts its faith in good housekeeping

Mon, 30/07/2007 - 20:39

At a time when offshore financial centres are again under fire from politicians in Washington concerned about the use of taxfree jurisdictions by US individuals and companies, as well as the diffic »

London & Capital delivers stellar returns

London & Capital delivers stellar returns

Mon, 30/07/2007 - 07:00

London & Capital's award-winning Global Fund of Hedge has experienced asset growth of 40% since December. »

Item replaces Siegrist as CEO of RMF

Item replaces Siegrist as CEO of RMF

Mon, 30/07/2007 - 06:59

Fred Siegrist is stepping down as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of RMF Investment Management. Herbert Item will succeed Siegrist, who is retiring on 30 September 2007. »

Partners Group confirms asset growth target of CHF7bn for 2007

Partners Group confirms asset growth target of CHF7bn for 2007

Mon, 30/07/2007 - 06:58

Partners Group, the Switzerland-based global alternative asset manager, remains confident of achieving another record year, with expected growth of assets under management of at least CHF7 »

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977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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