Sign up for free newsletter

newsLatest site

Canadian institutions prefer real estate and private equity to hedge funds, says report

Canadian institutions prefer real estate and private equity to hedge funds, says report

Thu, 13/03/2008 - 06:00

Freed from past regulatory constraints on foreign investments and driven by a desire for diversification and higher returns, Canadian pension schemes, endowments and foundations are buying »

Citadel Associates changes name to Cadis Software

Citadel Associates changes name to Cadis Software

Thu, 13/03/2008 - 06:00

Citadel Associates, a provider of enterprise data management systems for buy-side institutions, has changed its name to Cadis Software, assuming the name of its flagship product Cadis EDM »

Dow Jones Indexes and Transparent Value launch large-cap 130/30 indices

Dow Jones Indexes and Transparent Value launch large-cap 130/30 indices

Thu, 13/03/2008 - 06:00

Dow Jones Indexes and financial information services provider Transparent Value have launched the Dow Jones Required Business Performance Index series, which measures the likelihood that a »

Law firm Proskauer Rose hires Jean L'Homme from Freshfields in Paris

Law firm Proskauer Rose hires Jean L'Homme from Freshfields in Paris

Thu, 13/03/2008 - 06:00

Jean L'Homme, a banking and finance lawyer previously with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, has joined Proskauer Rose, an international law firm with more than 750 lawyers worldwide, as a p »

Cohen & Steers unveils hedged real estate securities strategies

Cohen & Steers unveils hedged real estate securities strategies

Wed, 12/03/2008 - 14:00

New York-based property equities fund manager Cohen & Steers has announced the appointment of Todd Voigt as a senior vice-president and portfolio manager who will lead the creation of »

Citadel appoints Kaveh Alamouti to launch global macro investment business

Citadel appoints Kaveh Alamouti to launch global macro investment business

Wed, 12/03/2008 - 12:00

Chicago-based Citadel Investment Group has appointed Kaveh Alamouti as a senior managing director, responsible for the firm's soon-to-be-launched multistrategy macro investment business as »

SHUAA Capital implements Advent solutions

SHUAA Capital implements Advent solutions

Wed, 12/03/2008 - 10:32

Dubai-based SHUAA Capital psc, one of the leading financial services organisations in the Gulf Cooperation Countries (GCC), has expanded its use of Advent Software's solutions. »

CFTC and SEC to co-ordinate review of new derivative products

CFTC and SEC to co-ordinate review of new derivative products

Wed, 12/03/2008 - 06:00

Commodity Futures Trading Commission acting chairman Walter L. »

Ernst & Young appoints new partner to Channel Island team

Ernst & Young appoints new partner to Channel Island team

Wed, 12/03/2008 - 06:00

Ernst & Young has appointed Stuart Phillips, who has extensive experience of emerging markets and the real estate sector following a number of years in Russia and Kazakhstan, as an aud »

Hedge fund manager Lionhart to launch hybrid private equity fund

Hedge fund manager Lionhart to launch hybrid private equity fund

Wed, 12/03/2008 - 06:00

Financial advisory firm Lionhart Advisors Group has announced plans to launch the Lionhart Talon Private Equity Fund, a hybrid private equity master-feeder structure domiciled in the Cayma »

features
Article
Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

Article
Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

Special report
Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

Article
North America

Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

Special report
State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

latestjobs
Junior Quantitative Trader

Sat, 04 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Compliance Officer, Vice President, Private Banking

Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Credit Risk AVP/VP | Singapore

Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

events
2 days 18 hours from now - Hong Kong
2 weeks 18 hours from now - Rhode Island
specialreports