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Deutsche Bank launches new index to replicate hedge fund returns

Deutsche Bank launches new index to replicate hedge fund returns

Thu, 24/05/2007 - 06:59

Deutsche Bank has announced the introduction of a new proprietary index, the db Absolute Return Beta Index (dbARB), which seeks to replicate hedge fund beta through a rigorously-tested pas »

Deutsche hire from Goldman to launch emerging markets prime brokerage

Deutsche hire from Goldman to launch emerging markets prime brokerage

Wed, 23/05/2007 - 08:04

Deutsche Bank Securities has recruited Luciana Miranda from Goldman Sachs as a managing director in the fixed-income prime brokerage group within the bank's global markets division to laun »

Stenham strengthens asset management team

Stenham strengthens asset management team

Wed, 23/05/2007 - 07:00

Stenham Group, a wealth management advisory firm specialising in alternative investments, has made three senior appointments to its asset management team in London and Guernsey. »

Aima revises sound practice recommendations for hedge fund managers

Aima revises sound practice recommendations for hedge fund managers

Wed, 23/05/2007 - 06:59

The Alternative Investment Management Association has published its revised Guide to Sound Practices for European Hedge Fund Managers, first issued in 2002, which examines various practica »

New Star makes third offering of Hedge ETS index product

New Star makes third offering of Hedge ETS index product

Wed, 23/05/2007 - 06:59

New Star Asset Management is making a third offering of Hedge ETS, a London listed daily tradable security. »

Merrill Lynch takes minority investment in GSO Capital Partners

Merrill Lynch takes minority investment in GSO Capital Partners

Wed, 23/05/2007 - 06:58

Merrill Lynch has agreed to purchase a minority stake in GSO Capital Partners, a New York-based registered investment management firm and will invest capital in a number of GSO's strategie »

UBS appoints deputy CIO for alternatives business

UBS appoints deputy CIO for alternatives business

Tue, 22/05/2007 - 08:22

UBS Global Asset Management has appointed Rick Nardis as deputy chief investment officer to Alternative Investment Solutions, a key multi-manager provider within the UBS alternative and qu »

Citco Fund Services tops USD500bn in assets under administration

Citco Fund Services tops USD500bn in assets under administration

Tue, 22/05/2007 - 07:00

Citco Fund Services, which has more than 30 years' experience in servicing alternative investments, has announced that its assets under administration exceeded USD500bn at the end of April »

Proposed US hedge fund legislation could encompass real estate fund managers

Proposed US hedge fund legislation could encompass real estate fund managers

Tue, 22/05/2007 - 07:00

Draft legislation introduced last month by a US senator to reinstate registration of most hedge fund managers with the Securities and Exchange Commission could also drag managers of real e »

Old Mutual launches Global Statistical Arbitrage Fund

Old Mutual launches Global Statistical Arbitrage Fund

Tue, 22/05/2007 - 06:59

Old Mutual Asset Managers (UK) has announced the launch next month of the Old Mutual Global Statistical Arbitrage Fund, a specialist fund that will be run by the same team that has managed »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

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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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 09:11

Voting for the 6th edition of the Hedgeweek Global Awards is now open. The Awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony to be held in London. ... »

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Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 09:58

Read how managed accounts platforms are now catering to a wide spectrum of investor needs, from straightforward commingled funds to sophisticated infrastructure solutions for the largest institutional investors. And the rise of liquid alternatives means that onshore funds - UCITS, AIFs and '40 Act funds - are becoming just as popular as offshore funds... »

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Global assets under management* of the private real estate industry have reached USD742bn, an all-time high for the industry, and up from USD697bn as of the end of 2013. Preqin’s Andrew Moylan takes a look at the latest stats on the industry. ... »

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In this report S&P Capital IQ examines how credit events can impact on the price of equities. The results are compelling. The report looks at the relationship between credit indicators and equity back-tested returns. ​ ... »

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