newsLatest site

Withers continues to build funds expertise with new partner hire

Withers continues to build funds expertise with new partner hire

Tue, 15/05/2007 - 06:56

Withers LLP continues to build its Funds, Investment, Tax and Trust Practice with the appointment of funds partner John Greenwood, who joins Withers from Appleby Hunter Bailhache in the Br »

Josserand leads Alternative Investments Institutional Sales at Pioneer

Josserand leads Alternative Investments Institutional Sales at Pioneer

Tue, 15/05/2007 - 06:55

Antoine Josserand has joined Pioneer Investments (PI) as Head of Alternative Investments Institutional Sales. »

PegasusAsia fund seeded by NewAlpha Advisers

PegasusAsia fund seeded by NewAlpha Advisers

Mon, 14/05/2007 - 07:00

NewAlpha Advisers, the Paris-based hedge fund seeding subsidiary of the leading French group ADI - Alternative Investments, has announced its ninth hedge fund seed agreement, with PegasusA »

Nikko AM expands fixed income expertise

Nikko AM expands fixed income expertise

Mon, 14/05/2007 - 06:59

Thomas Juterbock has joined as Senior Portfolio Manager at Nikko Alternative Asset Management Inc., a New York-based subsidiary of Nikko Asset Management Tokyo. »

National Futures Association publishes guide to help individuals identify and avoid investment scams

National Futures Association publishes guide to help individuals identify and avoid investment scams

Mon, 14/05/2007 - 06:58

The US National Futures Association (NFA) has published a new investor education booklet entitled "Scams and Swindles: An Educational Guide to Avoiding Investment Fraud." The gui »

JADE prepares for launch of crude palm oil futures contract

JADE prepares for launch of crude palm oil futures contract

Mon, 14/05/2007 - 06:57

The Joint Asian Derivatives Exchange (JADE) plans to launch its Crude Palm Oil (CPO) futures contract on 6 June 2007. »

Alternative-Index Ltd launches series of investable indices

Alternative-Index Ltd launches series of investable indices

Mon, 14/05/2007 - 06:56

Alternative-Index Ltd, the Swiss provider of Alternative Investment Indices, has launched a series of 25 new investable alternative investment indices constructed from an eligible pool of »

AltEdge Capital (UK) and Barclays launch new FoHF product for UK investors

AltEdge Capital (UK) and Barclays launch new FoHF product for UK investors

Fri, 11/05/2007 - 07:00

London-based AltEdge Capital (UK) Ltd, the FoHF manager, has launched a fund of hedge funds tracker within a Barclays SIMPLE Note. »

Credit Suisse expands global Hedge Fund Advisory Service

Credit Suisse expands global Hedge Fund Advisory Service

Fri, 11/05/2007 - 06:59

Credit Suisse is expanding its global Hedge Fund Advisory service, which was initially launched in the UK in 2005 to serve ultra high net worth private banking clients and family offices, »

Crédit Agricole Asset Management launches range of quantitative products

Crédit Agricole Asset Management launches range of quantitative products

Fri, 11/05/2007 - 06:58

Crédit Agricole Asset Management (CAAM) has launched a range of five quantitative sub-funds: the CA Funds Quant range, within its flagship international SICAV Crédit Agricole »

features
Special report
Hedgeweek Special Report: Prime Brokerage 2015

Read how prime brokers of all shapes and sizes are becoming both operational and balance sheet-efficient, and broadening out their product suites for hedge fund managers... »

Special report
Lyxor Asset Management - Why trend-following strategies are back on track

This Hedgeweek Special Report explains not only why managed futures should be reconsidered by investors, but also how a more effective risk allocation strategy can benefit investor portfolios in both correlated and non-correlated markets... »

Article
Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

Special report
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... »

Article
Up arrow

Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

events
59 min 26 sec from now - New York
1 week 2 days from now - Kuala Lumpur
1 week 6 days from now - Las Vagas
2 weeks 59 min from now - Florida
specialreports