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Lehman Brothers appoints global head of client service

Lehman Brothers appoints global head of client service

Wed, 25/04/2007 - 06:58

John McBryan has been appointed Global Head of Client Service as part of Capital Markets Prime Services at Lehman Brothers. »

SilverStreet Capital launches with over USD 500 million

SilverStreet Capital launches with over USD 500 million

Wed, 25/04/2007 - 06:57

New fund of hedge funds management group SilverStreet Capital has received FSA approval and has already been awarded a mandate of over USD 500 million from a European institution. »

Hexam moves 40 per cent net short over market fears

Hexam moves 40 per cent net short over market fears

Tue, 24/04/2007 - 07:01

Hexam Capital Partners has moved its absolute return funds into aggressive net short positions over concerns that global markets are rallying hard because of 'greed and fear' rather than p »

Blackstone adds to private equity team expertise

Blackstone adds to private equity team expertise

Tue, 24/04/2007 - 07:00

Susan Balloch has joined Blackstone Group's private equity group as an Executive Director. »

First 32 ETCs listed on Italy's ETFplus market

First 32 ETCs listed on Italy's ETFplus market

Tue, 24/04/2007 - 07:00

Borsa Italiana has commenced trading in 32 ETCs, the financial instruments which replicate the trend of commodities or of indices of commodities. »

US Futures Exchange to offer futures contracts on events, beginning with CBOT merger

US Futures Exchange to offer futures contracts on events, beginning with CBOT merger

Tue, 24/04/2007 - 06:59

The US Futures Exchange (USFE) has announced a new futures product to let investors take a position on the fate of the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), which has received merger proposals fr »

Hedge funds record inflows of USD 60 billion in Q1 2007, nearly 300 per cent gain over Q4 2006

Hedge funds record inflows of USD 60 billion in Q1 2007, nearly 300 per cent gain over Q4 2006

Mon, 23/04/2007 - 07:57

The hedge fund industry saw record inflows of more than USD 60 billion during the first quarter of 2007, bringing total assets under management to USD 1.568 trillion, according to data rel »

New AIMA Hong Kong/China appointment

New AIMA Hong Kong/China appointment

Mon, 23/04/2007 - 07:00

James Shipton, Head of Goldman Sach's Asian Hedge Fund Consultancy Business, part of the company's Prime Brokerage Department, has been appointed as Deputy Chairman of AIMA Hong Kong/China »

New CEO appointed to Bermuda Monetary Authority/

New CEO appointed to Bermuda Monetary Authority/

Mon, 23/04/2007 - 06:59

The FSA's Matthew Elderfield has been appointed as the Bermuda Monetary Authority's next Chief Executive Officer (CEO). »

Norwegian clearing house first to launch salmon futures contracts

Norwegian clearing house first to launch salmon futures contracts

Mon, 23/04/2007 - 06:58

NOS Clearing, the Oslo-based clearing house for commodity derivatives and Fish Pool ASA, the Bergen-based seafood futures market, have launched the world's first cleared futures contracts »

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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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Stack of US dollar bills

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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S&P Capital IQ Special Report

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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