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Award-winning prime broker receives USD20m investment from Sequoia Capital

Award-winning prime broker receives USD20m investment from Sequoia Capital

Tue, 08/01/2008 - 06:00

Merlin Securities, a US broker-dealer specialising in technology-driven prime brokerage services, has received a USD20m investment from leading Silicon Valley venture capital firm Sequoia »

BlackSquare Capital launches global macro fund of funds

BlackSquare Capital launches global macro fund of funds

Tue, 08/01/2008 - 06:00

BlackSquare Capital, an independent London based asset management firm that specialises in alternative multi-manager investment products, has launched the BlackSquare Capital Global Macro »

Custom House receives SAS 70 Type II Report

Custom House receives SAS 70 Type II Report

Tue, 08/01/2008 - 06:00

Dublin-based hedge Custom House Administration & Corporate Services has announced that it has become one of the first administrators to receive a Statement on Auditing Standards 70 Typ »

HSBC appoints new head of alternative fund services in Singapore

HSBC appoints new head of alternative fund services in Singapore

Tue, 08/01/2008 - 06:00

HSBC has appointed Wout Kalis to head the Singapore operations for its alternative fund services business, the group's core provider of fund administration and custody to the alternative s »

Mourant expands International Finance Administration services with Dublin opening

Mourant expands International Finance Administration services with Dublin opening

Tue, 08/01/2008 - 06:00

Jersey-based international financial and legal service provider Mourant has opened a new office in Dublin, the group's 11th worldwide, to provide administration services to structured fina »

Société Générale splits global hedge fund relations leadership

Société Générale splits global hedge fund relations leadership

Tue, 08/01/2008 - 06:00

Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking has appointed Paul Wiltshire and Pascal Vallot as global heads of hedge fund relations, based in London and »

AJ Tranche added to off-the-run Markit CMBX indices

AJ Tranche added to off-the-run Markit CMBX indices

Mon, 07/01/2008 - 06:00

Markit Group, a provider of independent data, portfolio valuations and OTC derivatives trade processing and owner of the Markit CMBX index, has announced the addition of an AJ tranche to t »

Bermuda fund administrator Apex sets up Malta operation

Bermuda fund administrator Apex sets up Malta operation

Mon, 07/01/2008 - 06:00

The Apex Group, which launched as a provider of fund administration services in Bermuda in 2003 and has more than USD5bn in assets under administration, has announced the establishment of »

CFTC seeks to revoke registration of Worldwide Clearing

CFTC seeks to revoke registration of Worldwide Clearing

Mon, 07/01/2008 - 06:00

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed a notice of intent to permanently revoke the registration of Worldwide Clearing of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, as a futures commission m »

New records for Eurex as 1.9 billion contracts are traded in 2007

New records for Eurex as 1.9 billion contracts are traded in 2007

Mon, 07/01/2008 - 06:00

The international derivatives exchange Eurex ended 2007 with record turnover of more than 1.9 billion contracts, a year-on-year increase of some 25 per cent from 1.5 billion in 2006 and co »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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In an extract from the Preqin Special Report: Asia-Pacific Hedge Funds, we provide an overview of the industry in Asia-Pacific, covering assets under management as well as key locations, strategies, fund structures and more.  ... »

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Assets under management for sovereign wealth funds globally reach USD6.31tn as of March 2015, increasing by more than USD900bn over the past 18 months. This information has been revealed in the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review, a comprehensive guide to these influential investors. ... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015 – The Winners

Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »

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As revealed in this Hedgeweek Special Report sponsored by eVestment, the data, analytics and market intelligence provider to the institutional investment community, experts agree that investing in hedge funds represents a good way for institutions to access manager skill, which is key in constructing a diversified portfolio to achieve risk and return targets. ... »

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