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Flexible Cayman paves way for more Islamic business

Flexible Cayman paves way for more Islamic business

Mon, 26/03/2007 - 07:00

The new Arabic language facility introduced by the General Registry of the Cayman Islands government will trigger more valuable business from the Islamic region, according to Gray Smith, a »

Fund specialist named as partner by Jersey law firm Voisin

Fund specialist named as partner by Jersey law firm Voisin

Mon, 26/03/2007 - 06:59

Voisin, one of Jersey's longest established law firms, has appointed leading fund specialist Bill Gibbon as a new partner in recognition of his strong contribution to the continuing succes »

Administrators cash in as funds turn to third-party providers

Administrators cash in as funds turn to third-party providers

Mon, 26/03/2007 - 06:45

The growth in hedge fund assets under management as well as an increase in pension fund allocations to alternatives is fuelling the adoption of third-party fund administration, and the US administr »

Aima sets out guide to transparency for hedge funds

Aima sets out guide to transparency for hedge funds

Fri, 23/03/2007 - 06:00

The Alternative Investment Management Association, the global hedge fund and alternative investment industry association, has issued a new Guide to Sound Practices for Hedge Fund Valuation »

Comment: The commodity cycle has turned

Comment: The commodity cycle has turned

Fri, 23/03/2007 - 05:59

Nudgem Richyal, manager of the USD338.7m Baring Latin America Fund, outlines the reasons behind the increased interest in soft commodities that has started to emerge in the investment comm »

Eurex to use Bloomberg calculation model to price credit index futures

Eurex to use Bloomberg calculation model to price credit index futures

Fri, 23/03/2007 - 05:58

International derivatives exchange Eurex will use a new Bloomberg model to calculate the final settlement prices of its new credit index future to be launched next Tuesday, March 27, with »

Citi Alternative Investments appoints co-heads of global credit structures

Citi Alternative Investments appoints co-heads of global credit structures

Fri, 23/03/2007 - 05:57

Citi Alternative Investments has appointed Andrew Black, head of London credit structures and Tim Greatorex, head of structured investment vehicle strategies, as co-heads of the global cre »

KPMG launches Alternative Investment Group as infrastructure opportunities beckon

KPMG launches Alternative Investment Group as infrastructure opportunities beckon

Fri, 23/03/2007 - 05:55

KPMG has bought together its hedge fund, real estate and infrastructure businesses into an Alternative Investment Group in a move designed to respond to the needs of a rapidly evolving mar »

AIG Global Investment Group wins GBP9.5m fund of hedge funds pension mandate

AIG Global Investment Group wins GBP9.5m fund of hedge funds pension mandate

Fri, 23/03/2007 - 05:54

The trustees of the MHCB London Final Salary Scheme, the UK pension scheme of Mizuho Corporate Bank, have selected the AIG Diversified Strategies Fund II for an investment of GBP9.5m, appr »

MPC Investors continues expansion with appointment of Ajay Gambhir from JPMorgan

MPC Investors continues expansion with appointment of Ajay Gambhir from JPMorgan

Thu, 22/03/2007 - 14:03

Independent asset manager MPC Investors has recruited Ajay Gambhir from JPMorgan Asset Management, where he was managing director and led the European high alpha team, to launch a new Euro »

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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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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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