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Nebraska Federal Court orders payment of USD 325,000 in restitution to farmers injured by commodity trading program

Nebraska Federal Court orders payment of USD 325,000 in restitution to farmers injured by commodity trading program

Thu, 20/12/2007 - 06:00

The United States District Court for the District of Nebraska this week entered a consent order of permanent injunction settling the CFTC's charges against Commercial Hedge Services, Inc ( »

Legislation, regulation and institutionalisation

Legislation, regulation and institutionalisation

Wed, 19/12/2007 - 13:59

It is a sign of the strength of the alternative investment industry that there is significant competition among hedge fund jurisdictions. »

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index down -1.21 per cent in November

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index down -1.21 per cent in November

Wed, 19/12/2007 - 06:00

Weakness in the US markets, falling UK house prices and low consumer confidence were among the factors that drove the Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index down -1.21 per cent in November »

Managed futures remain steady; Barclay CTA Index up 0.73% in November

Managed futures remain steady; Barclay CTA Index up 0.73% in November

Wed, 19/12/2007 - 06:00

Managed futures rose 0.73% in November, according to flash estimates from the Barclay CTA Index »

Cayman Islands' calm continues

Cayman Islands' calm continues

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 16:56

There is no question that the effects of the sub-prime mortgage crisis have been felt in financial markets worldwide. Some markets experienced mere ripples; others faced a full-blown tsunami. »

Custom House surpasses USD 30 billion in assets under administration

Custom House surpasses USD 30 billion in assets under administration

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:38

One of the world's largest independent fund administrators, Dublin-based Custom House Administration & Corporate Services Limited, has surpassed USD 30 billion in client assets under a »

Hedge funds poised to seize upon distressed opportunities, says F&C's Barthélémy

Hedge funds poised to seize upon distressed opportunities, says F&C's Barthélémy

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:00

As the sub-prime crisis continues to unfold, attractive opportunities are emerging for the hedge fund sector, according to François Barthélémy, a partner at F&C Pa »

Eurex launches incentive program for central and south-eastern Europe

Eurex launches incentive program for central and south-eastern Europe

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:00

Eurex intends to continue expanding its international distribution network in 2008. »

Hedge Fund Association forms new chapter for north-eastern US

Hedge Fund Association forms new chapter for north-eastern US

Tue, 18/12/2007 - 06:00

The US-based Hedge Fund Association has launched a regional chapter for the north-eastern US, providing organisational and financial resources for member programmes in New York, Connecticu »

Facing the talent challenge head-on

Facing the talent challenge head-on

Mon, 17/12/2007 - 16:00

Growth in the hedge fund market continues to increase and Cayman remains the leading jurisdiction for fund registration. »

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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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Hedgeweek Special Report: eVestment – The evolution of hedge fund investing

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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