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RJIS opts for Advent's Portfolio Exchange and Moxy systems

RJIS opts for Advent's Portfolio Exchange and Moxy systems

Wed, 25/07/2007 - 06:57

Raymond James Investment Services (RJIS) is looking to improve its front and middle office operational efficiency by implementing Advent's Portfolio Exchange and Moxy solutions. »

Hedge fund inflows hit USD58.7bn in Q2

Hedge fund inflows hit USD58.7bn in Q2

Tue, 24/07/2007 - 11:30

The hedge fund industry continued to see near-record inflows of new money in the second quarter of 2007, adding USD58.7 billion in assets during the period, according to data released toda »

NATIXIS expands US asset management business

NATIXIS expands US asset management business

Tue, 24/07/2007 - 07:00

NATIXIS Asset Management US Group is to acquire Gateway Investment Advisers, a Cincinnati-based investment manager with USD7.5 billion in assets under management (as of March 31, 2007), in »

HFR introduces indices designed to track the performance of hedge funds investing in Asia

HFR introduces indices designed to track the performance of hedge funds investing in Asia

Tue, 24/07/2007 - 06:59

Hedge Fund Research Inc (HFR) has introduced five new indices designed to track the performance of hedge funds investing in Asian markets. »

Wood Creek Capital Management names Glenn Pease as CFO

Wood Creek Capital Management names Glenn Pease as CFO

Tue, 24/07/2007 - 06:58

Glenn H Pease has joined Wood Street Capital Management as Chief Financial Officer. »

Former SEC commissioner joins Cornell's offshore board of directors

Former SEC commissioner joins Cornell's offshore board of directors

Tue, 24/07/2007 - 06:57

Former SEC commissioner Richard Y Roberts has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Cornell Capital Partners Offshore, a private investment firm specialising in structured finance an »

Lyxor Asset Management moves into Japan

Lyxor Asset Management moves into Japan

Mon, 23/07/2007 - 07:00

Lyxor Asset Management Japan Co, a wholly owned subsidiary of Société Générale, has obtained a license to conduct investment trust management services in Japan. »

Exotix places Ghanaian bank debt

Exotix places Ghanaian bank debt

Mon, 23/07/2007 - 06:59

Securities firm Exotix has successfully placed USD 60 million in eighteen-month tenor Promissory Notes (P/N) guaranteed per Aval by National Investment Bank (NIB) of Ghana. »

Société Générale Index launches new index based on the global security sector

Société Générale Index launches new index based on the global security sector

Mon, 23/07/2007 - 06:58

Société Générale Index (SGI) has launched SGI Global Security, a benchmark of the security sector worldwide. »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: More bad news from Bear

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: More bad news from Bear

Sat, 21/07/2007 - 15:12

Bear Stearns was the bearer of more bad news last week. Investors in its High-Grade Structured Credit Strategies Fund shouldn't have any hope of recovering much of their money. »

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Christopher ELvin, Preqin

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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With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

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Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

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