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Comment: Energy and commodity investing - risk is pervasive and growing

Comment: Energy and commodity investing - risk is pervasive and growing

Fri, 30/03/2007 - 07:00

Gary M Vasey, vice-president for Europe at UtiliPoint International, argues that investors are rushing into the energy sector with little or no knowledge of its specific attributes and ris »

Integrated Asset Management names Peter Rose as chief investment officer

Integrated Asset Management names Peter Rose as chief investment officer

Fri, 30/03/2007 - 06:59

AIM-listed alternative investment group Integrated Asset Management has appointed Peter Rose as chief investment officer of its fund management division, Integrated Alternative Investments »

Comment: Market complacency - the risk of inaction

Comment: Market complacency - the risk of inaction

Fri, 30/03/2007 - 06:58

Kostas Iordanidis, co-chief investment officer at USD5.4bn fund of hedge funds manager Olympia Capital Management, argues that the current level of complacency in financial markets is sign »

Ogier advises on first Guernsey registered fund

Ogier advises on first Guernsey registered fund

Fri, 30/03/2007 - 06:57

Guernsey lawyers from the international legal and financial services group Ogier have advised Gottex Fund Management on the London Stock Exchange listing of the first fund to take advantag »

Affluent investors fail to understand hedge funds, says survey

Affluent investors fail to understand hedge funds, says survey

Fri, 30/03/2007 - 06:56

Hedge funds and other alternative investments remain little understood by affluent investors in the US, according to a new report from Spectrem Group, a Chicago-based consultancy firm spec »

SG Securities Services launches middle-office service for complex derivative products

SG Securities Services launches middle-office service for complex derivative products

Fri, 30/03/2007 - 06:56

Following its commercialisation of pricing services, performance attribution and risk calculation for complex derivative products, Société Générale Securities S »

Dublin listing raises GBP46m for FRM Credit Alpha fund

Dublin listing raises GBP46m for FRM Credit Alpha fund

Thu, 29/03/2007 - 18:27

Financial Risk Management, a global manager and adviser of funds of hedge funds, has raised GBP46m for FRM Credit Alpha, a Guernsey-domiciled closed-ended investment company, following its »

Old Mutual Asset Managers hires John Mattimore as head of equity alpha

Old Mutual Asset Managers hires John Mattimore as head of equity alpha

Thu, 29/03/2007 - 07:00

John Mattimore has left Gartmore Group, where he was head of risk management with responsibility for managing, developing and delivering risk trading capabilities for investment managers a »

LaSalle Global Fund Services launches Dublin operation

LaSalle Global Fund Services launches Dublin operation

Thu, 29/03/2007 - 06:59

LaSalle Global Fund Services, a Chicago-based member of the ABN Amro group, has established a subsidiary in Dublin's International Financial Services Centre to provide fund administration, »

Thierry Serero joins New Star to launch European Opportunities Hedge Fund

Thierry Serero joins New Star to launch European Opportunities Hedge Fund

Thu, 29/03/2007 - 06:58

Thierry Serero, a top-performing manager formerly at C60 Capital and Fidelity Investments, has joined New Star Asset Management to manage the New Star European Opportunities Hedge Fund, a »

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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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