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AIMA launches new due diligence questionnaires

AIMA launches new due diligence questionnaires

Tue, 17/04/2007 - 07:00

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) has produced a new set of illustrative due diligence questionnaires (DDQs) for use by those investing in or servicing the hedge fun »

European M&A industry expects deal volumes to grow by up to 19 per cent

European M&A industry expects deal volumes to grow by up to 19 per cent

Tue, 17/04/2007 - 07:00

After deal volumes surpassed the record mark of USD 1.7 trillion in 2006 European M&A professionals look forward to another bumper year, finds the third biannual M&A Monitor conduc »

Comment: Increased volatility on global foreign exchange markets

Comment: Increased volatility on global foreign exchange markets

Tue, 17/04/2007 - 06:59

Richard Foley, Senior Portfolio Manager, Investment Management, Butterfield Bank Guernsey, outlines the latest currency trends. »

Forsyth Partners appoints Global Head of Compliance

Forsyth Partners appoints Global Head of Compliance

Tue, 17/04/2007 - 06:58

Global asset management group Forsyth Partners has appointed Alma Stokes as Global Head of Compliance. »

Investment on high-speed, advanced trading infrastructure value chain across asset classes will rise to USD 1.3 billion by 2010, says TABB Group

Investment on high-speed, advanced trading infrastructure value chain across asset classes will rise to USD 1.3 billion by 2010, says TABB Group

Tue, 17/04/2007 - 06:58

According to Jeromee Johnson, senior research analyst at TABB Group, components in the high-speed advanced trading infrastructure value chain will become more critical to trading success, »

Wind and Solar drive NEX out-performance

Wind and Solar drive NEX out-performance

Tue, 17/04/2007 - 06:56

The Wilderhill New Energy Global Index (NEX) of clean energy companies forged ahead in the first quarter, its 17.6% gain putting other indices in the shade - the S&P 500 was just 0.2% »

Dow Jones and RavenPack launch analytic software that transforms news into data for quantitative analysis and algorithmic trading

Dow Jones and RavenPack launch analytic software that transforms news into data for quantitative analysis and algorithmic trading

Tue, 17/04/2007 - 06:55

Dow Jones & Company has introduced Dow Jones News Analytics, a secure, Web-based software application that enables hedge funds and banks to build news-oriented quantitative models for »

London doubles hedge fund assets in four years

London doubles hedge fund assets in four years

Tue, 17/04/2007 - 06:53

London's share of global hedge fund assets increased from 10% to 21% between 2002 and 2006, making London one of the fastest growing hedge fund centres according to the 2007 edition of IFS »

ICAP introduces electronic trading platform for securities lending

ICAP introduces electronic trading platform for securities lending

Mon, 16/04/2007 - 16:46

ICAP plc, the world's largest inter-dealer broker, has launched i-Sec, a new electronic trading platform for securities lending, which provides screen-based access to the securities lendin »

Forty one per cent cut in fees for UK and US stock futures on Bclear

Forty one per cent cut in fees for UK and US stock futures on Bclear

Mon, 16/04/2007 - 07:00

Euronext.liffe, the international derivatives business of Euronext, will cut the cost of registering UK and US Universal Stock Futures through its Bclear service by up to 41% from 1 May 20 »

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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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