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royalblue changes name to Fidessa

royalblue changes name to Fidessa

Wed, 09/05/2007 - 07:00

royalblue group plc, provider of the Fidessa and LatentZero product suites, has changed its name to Fidessa group plc (LSE:FDSA). »

Chris Mulhern to head Fulcrum's Canada operations

Chris Mulhern to head Fulcrum's Canada operations

Wed, 09/05/2007 - 06:59

Fulcrum Limited, a global administrator for the hedge fund and alternative asset management industry, has appointed Chris Mulhern as Managing Director, Canada. »

3A launches natural resources fund

3A launches natural resources fund

Wed, 09/05/2007 - 06:57

3A SA, the SYZ & CO Group's hedge fund management division, has formally launched the ACE Natural Resources Fund, a new sub-fund focused on raw materials and natural resources within A »

CME to offer futures and options on Lehman Brothers' US Aggregate Index

CME to offer futures and options on Lehman Brothers' US Aggregate Index

Tue, 08/05/2007 - 07:00

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) and Lehman Brothers, the global investment bank and provider of fixed income benchmarks, have entered into an exclusive licensing agreement to create »

Deutsche Bank to launch three ETFs based on iTraxx indices

Deutsche Bank to launch three ETFs based on iTraxx indices

Tue, 08/05/2007 - 06:59

Following its recent receipt of a licence from iTraxx, Deutsche Bank plans to launch exchange-funds based on three iTraxx indices as part of its db x-trackers ETF platform, iTraxx Europe, »

UK pension fund allocates GBP 373 million to FoHFs

UK pension fund allocates GBP 373 million to FoHFs

Tue, 08/05/2007 - 06:59

The Avon Pension Fund has allocated GBP 373 million to five fund of hedge fund managers, including Stenham Asset Management, in the largest UK local authority mandate since West Yorkshire. »

Fortis Investments appoints new CIO for Multi-Management

Fortis Investments appoints new CIO for Multi-Management

Tue, 08/05/2007 - 06:58

Peter Branner has been appointed as the new Chief Investment Officer for Multi-Management at Fortis Investments. Branner joins the asset manager today May 1st and »

Climate Change Capital buys US Carbon business

Climate Change Capital buys US Carbon business

Tue, 08/05/2007 - 06:57

UK Investment Banking Group Climate Change Capital (CCC) and its funds have acquired the business and assets of US-based carbon project developer Quality Tonnes. »

Regulation of hedge funds in SA

Regulation of hedge funds in SA

Tue, 08/05/2007 - 06:56

Similar to other international initiatives, South African regulators intend to bring the hedge fund sector within the scope of current legislation in order to create a more transparent env »

UBS folds Dillon Read Capital Management portfolios back into investment bank; outside investor funds to be redeemed

UBS folds Dillon Read Capital Management portfolios back into investment bank; outside investor funds to be redeemed

Fri, 04/05/2007 - 07:01

UBS has decided to fold its proprietary trading hedge fund operation Dillon Read Capital Management (DRCM) into the investment bank less than two years after unveiling plans to set up the »

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