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Don't shake your foundation

Don't shake your foundation

Mon, 28/01/2008 - 15:42

The quest for alpha has resulted in a major shift of assets to hedge funds. »

Financial infrastructure and investor appetite converge to drive Middle East fund growth

Financial infrastructure and investor appetite converge to drive Middle East fund growth

Mon, 28/01/2008 - 10:53

Once considered a relative backwater by the global hedge fund industry, the Middle East is starting to attract increasing attention thanks to a combination of factors, including the surge of wealth »

Capital Z Investment Partners management launches buyout with Paine & Partners

Capital Z Investment Partners management launches buyout with Paine & Partners

Mon, 28/01/2008 - 06:00

Hedge fund sponsor Capital Z Investment Partners has announced completion of a management buyout together with Paine & Partners, a San Francisco- and New York-based private equity firm »

Eurex sets new trading records amid turbulent markets

Eurex sets new trading records amid turbulent markets

Mon, 28/01/2008 - 06:00

A new trading record of 17 million contracts was set by international derivatives exchange Eurex on January 22, beating the previous mark of 15.5 million contracts from June 6 last year, a »

Joint venture Newedge aims to strengthen position in prime brokerage

Joint venture Newedge aims to strengthen position in prime brokerage

Mon, 28/01/2008 - 06:00

Newedge, the joint venture created from the merger of the brokerage businesses of Société Générale and Crédit Agricole's Calyon investment banking divisi »

RBC Hedge 250 Index returned 0.50 per cent in December

RBC Hedge 250 Index returned 0.50 per cent in December

Mon, 28/01/2008 - 06:00

RBC Capital Markets has reported provisional figures indicating that the RBC Hedge 250 Index had a net return of 0.50 per cent in December, bringing the full-year return of the investible »

SEC lays charges over USD30m hedge fund fraud

SEC lays charges over USD30m hedge fund fraud

Mon, 28/01/2008 - 06:00

The Securities and Exchange Commission has filed a complaint against two individuals and six entities under their control over an alleged USD30m hedge fund fraud and obtained a temporary r »

Standard & Poor's CreditStats Direct offers access to credit-adjusted financial data

Standard & Poor's CreditStats Direct offers access to credit-adjusted financial data

Mon, 28/01/2008 - 06:00

Financial market intelligence provider Standard & Poor's has launched CreditStats Direct as a module of RatingsDirect, the web-based source for S&P global credit ratings and resear »

The Darwinian theory of hedge fund evolution

The Darwinian theory of hedge fund evolution

Sat, 26/01/2008 - 12:40

In any market, the longer a sustained bull run continues, the lower the average quality of a manager becomes. »

SEI to provide operations outsourcing for Graham Capital hedge fund complex

SEI to provide operations outsourcing for Graham Capital hedge fund complex

Fri, 25/01/2008 - 06:01

SEI has been selected by Graham Capital Management to provide operations outsourcing services for the firm's multi-billion dollar, multistrategy hedge fund complex, which includes hedge fu »

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Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 11:00

This keynote Hedgeweek Special Report surveys the key technology products and software solutions available to hedge funds,, and drills down into each one through interviews and analysis to summarise their benefits to COOs, CTOs and CFOs at hedge funds... »

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Survey

Voting for the 5th edition of the Hedgeweek USA Awards, which recognise excellence among hedge fund managers and service providers around the world, is now open. ... »

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Locked door

Cybersecurity issues have existed as long as the internet. What seems to have changed in the last 18 months is not only that the nature of the breaches has become more sophisticated, but also the fact that hedge funds have become a much bigger target.  ... »

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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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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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