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Barclays Capital’s Radar strategy celebrates anniversary

Barclays Capital’s Radar strategy celebrates anniversary

Mon, 19/04/2010 - 06:10

Barclays Capital’s Research Analysis Driven Absolute Return strategy has celebrated its first anniversary with a return of 29.7 per cent net of fees. »

SEC charges Goldman Sachs with fraud over USD1bn sub-prime mortgage CDO losses

SEC charges Goldman Sachs with fraud over USD1bn sub-prime mortgage CDO losses

Sun, 18/04/2010 - 18:39

The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged Goldman, Sachs & Co and one of its vice-presidents with defrauding investors by misstating and omitting key facts about a financial product tied to sub-prime mortgages launched as the US housing market was beginning to falter. »

Sucden Financial expands into multi-asset DMA for hedge funds

Sucden Financial expands into multi-asset DMA for hedge funds

Sun, 18/04/2010 - 16:04

Sucden Financial is launching direct market access to a wide range of cash equity and derivatives exchanges and platforms to bring multi-asset trading facilities to its clients. »

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index up 2.22 per cent in March

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index up 2.22 per cent in March

Sun, 18/04/2010 - 14:08

Final performance for the Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index has been confirmed up 2.22 per cent in March, finishing the first quarter of 2010 up 3.09 per cent. »

Daiwa launches corporate director services for UK products

Daiwa launches corporate director services for UK products

Sun, 18/04/2010 - 12:02

Daiwa Securities’ global asset services unit has launched Daiwa Fund Asset Services to offer authorised corporate director services to UK domiciled collective investment schemes.   »

Volumes of asset management M&A on the rise

Volumes of asset management M&A on the rise

Sun, 18/04/2010 - 11:26

Transaction volume in the global asset management industry in the first quarter of 2010 declined significantly from 2009, but according to Jefferies' financial institutions group M&A involving managers of alternative strategies and independent firms is on the rise. »

Barclay CTA Index gains 1.17 per cent in March

Barclay CTA Index gains 1.17 per cent in March

Sun, 18/04/2010 - 10:33

Managed futures gained 1.17 per cent in March, according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. »

Altin increases macro allocation to 20.59 per cent

Altin increases macro allocation to 20.59 per cent

Fri, 16/04/2010 - 06:13

Altin, the Swiss alternative investment company listed on the London and Swiss stock exchanges, increased its macro exposure to 20.59 per cent as of 1 April, as the investment manager added three macro funds that then subsequently closed to new investors. »

Octopus to launch European absolute return fund

Octopus to launch European absolute return fund

Thu, 15/04/2010 - 16:10

Octopus Investments has hired Thierry Serero to spearhead its fund management of European assets. »

New mutual funds act for the British Virgin Islands

New mutual funds act for the British Virgin Islands

Thu, 15/04/2010 - 15:11

Funds incorporated in the British Virgin Islands will now have further legal and regulatory support following the enactment of the Securities & Investment Business Act.  »

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