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Timothy M Clark joins Proskauer Rose as partner

Timothy M Clark joins Proskauer Rose as partner

Fri, 14/09/2007 - 06:57

Hedge fund and private equity lawyer Timothy M Clark has joined the New York office of Proskauer Rose LLP as a partner, continuing the expansion of the firm's private investment funds prac »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Luminent pays off USD1bn in lines of credit

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Luminent pays off USD1bn in lines of credit

Fri, 14/09/2007 - 06:56

Battered San Francisco real estate investment trust Luminent Mortgage Capital said this week it has repaid roughly USD1bn in warehouse lines of credit. »

Cape announces first and final close for oversubscribed Cape Natixis Due fund

Cape announces first and final close for oversubscribed Cape Natixis Due fund

Thu, 13/09/2007 - 07:00

Cape Natixis has announced the first and final close of the Cape Natixis Due fund at EUR195 million against a target of EUR160 million. »

Parker Global names Sam Y Chung as director of quantitative research and risk

Parker Global names Sam Y Chung as director of quantitative research and risk

Thu, 13/09/2007 - 06:59

Sam Y Chung, PhD has joined Parker Global Strategies as Vice President, Director of Quantitative Research and Risk Management.   »

SPM's new credit fund looks to capitalize on liquidity problems in mortgage market

SPM's new credit fund looks to capitalize on liquidity problems in mortgage market

Thu, 13/09/2007 - 06:58

Structured Portfolio Management (SPM) has announced the launch of a hedge fund designed to take advantage of dislocations in the structured credit and mortgage markets. »

Channel Islands Stock Exchange approves its 50th member

Channel Islands Stock Exchange approves its 50th member

Wed, 12/09/2007 - 07:00

The Board of Channel Islands Stock Exchange (CISX) has approved its 50th Member, KPMG Corporate Finance (CI) Limited. »

Hedge fund compensation continues to increase, says report

Hedge fund compensation continues to increase, says report

Wed, 12/09/2007 - 06:59

Compensation for hedge fund jobs continues to increase across the board according to a new report released by Glocap Search LLC, Institutional Investor News and Lipper HedgeWorld. »

IMAREX upgrades dry bulk FFA operations

IMAREX upgrades dry bulk FFA operations

Wed, 12/09/2007 - 06:58

IMAREX, the International Maritime Exchange, which operates a hybrid commodity exchange model with customers interacting with both the IMAREX screen for cleared trading and voice brokers a »

Aspect Capital expands sales team

Aspect Capital expands sales team

Wed, 12/09/2007 - 06:57

Investment managerAspect Capital Limited has expanded its sales team with the appointment of Chris Stuart as Senior European Sales Executive. »

Investors dissatisfied with stock market indices they use as benchmarks, says EDHEC survey

Investors dissatisfied with stock market indices they use as benchmarks, says EDHEC survey

Wed, 12/09/2007 - 06:56

Investors and managers are dissatisfied with the stock market indices they use as benchmarks according to a new survey by EDHEC. »

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