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CFTC to examine trading on regulated exchanges and exempt commercial markets in September

CFTC to examine trading on regulated exchanges and exempt commercial markets in September

Fri, 03/08/2007 - 06:57

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a hearing on September 18, 2007, at its headquarters in Washington, DC, to examine the oversight of trading on regulated futures e »

Note to readers - Summer Break

Note to readers - Summer Break

Fri, 03/08/2007 - 06:56

The Hedgemedia editorial team is taking a short summer break next week (6-10 August), this means that our daily newswires will not be distributed next week, and will resume the week beginn »

Advent reports 'exceptional' growth in Q2

Advent reports 'exceptional' growth in Q2

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 07:00

Advent Software, a provider of software and services to the investment management industry, has reported 'exceptional' growth in Q2 2007 compared with the same period last year. »

USFE to list futures contracts on Morningstar Stock Indexes

USFE to list futures contracts on Morningstar Stock Indexes

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:59

The US Futures Exchange (USFE) will list its cash-settled futures contracts on Morningstar's (NASDAQ: MORN) style equity indexes beginning September 28. »

EDHEC appoints Dr Devraj Basu as Senior Research Engineer

EDHEC appoints Dr Devraj Basu as Senior Research Engineer

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:58

Dr Devraj Basu has been appointed as Senior Research Engineer at the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre. »

Thames River Hedge+ raises GBP70.3m in C share issue

Thames River Hedge+ raises GBP70.3m in C share issue

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:57

Thames River Multi Hedge PCC has received applications for GBP70.3m through the placing and offer for subscription of C shares in its cell, Thames River Hedge+. »

Advent adds record number of Geneva clients in Q2

Advent adds record number of Geneva clients in Q2

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:56

A record 15 new customers selected Advent Software's Geneva - an accounting platform for complex investment strategies and instruments, used by institutional asset managers, hedge funds, f »

International Asset Management promotes Morten Spenner to CEO

International Asset Management promotes Morten Spenner to CEO

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:55

International Asset Management Limited "IAM", one of the oldest specialist fund of hedge funds managers in Europe, has promoted Morten Spenner to CEO. »

PSource IPO raises GBP30m despite tough conditions

PSource IPO raises GBP30m despite tough conditions

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:54

Despite difficult conditions, Psource Capital has raised GBP30million for a London-listed hedge fund manager and has further cash-raising plans for the fund. »

Merrill Lynch settles with CFTC

Merrill Lynch settles with CFTC

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 06:53

Merrill Lynch is to pay USD500,000 to settle US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) charges that it failed to distribute and file its commodity pools' annual reports in a timely ma »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: The Bahamas – How it continues to evolve its funds industry

The Bahamas is taking steps to raise its profile as an attractive funds centre, continuing to build out the popular SMART Fund model template to provide a range of solutions for investment managers, plus its new ICON structure designed to appeal specifically to Brazilian investment managers and advisers.... »

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In an extract from the 2015 Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets H1 2015, results of a survey conducted in Q4 2014 reveal which strategies and regions will be targeted by private equity investors this year. ... »

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This Special Report unveils the ways in which State Street Global Markets' Fund Connect ETF platform is bringing new levels of efficiency to the the ETF marketplace, and includes expert comment from the perspective of an AP.... »

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Nearly double the proportion of investors view fees as a key issue in the hedge fund industry compared to last year, while performance remains the biggest concern. Investor survey results published in the Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets H1 2015 reveal the key issues facing investors in the coming year. ... »

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Work patterns in the alternative investments space have seen a significant shift over the years —from working in the office on a computer, to collaborating remotely via mobile applications and bring your own devices (BYOD). To remain competitive, an enormous amount of data must be shared on-the-go to facilitate investment decisions, but with minimal IT oversight, this trend towards mobile could open the door for increased risk of information leakage. ... »

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