Goldfarb to launch new BayStar Ventures institutional fund

Investment fund manager and structured investments innovator Larry Goldfarb is launching a new institutional fund, BayStar Ventures LLC. The fund, which will have o »


Media: Hedge fund managers are smarter than mutual fund managers

Financial journalists believe that hedge fund managers are smarter about the markets than their mutual fund counterparts, according to a new survey. But there is a »


Fortis merges fund servicing entities into single group

Fortis has decided to merge all its offshore and onshore fund servicing activities under a single group, Fortis Prime Fund Solutions. In practical terms, this means »


Global Advisors recruits commodity traders for natural gas push

Global Advisors, the New York-based commodity hedge fund manager, has taken on Matthew Simsic and Adam Hoffman to develop natural gas trading. Matthew and Adam are »


New commodities indices from Dow Jones and AIG Financial Products

Dow Jones Indexes and AIG Financial Products Corp. »


Former Morley CIO sets up macro hedge fund

Gerald Holtham, former CIO of Morley Fund Management and a well-known economist and investment strategist, has formed a hedge fund business. Cadwyn Global, a macro »


Fimat adds two new managers to Volatility Arbitrage Median

Fimat Group has announced that two further hedge funds were added to the Fimat Volatility Arbitrage Median (FV »


Eurex to launch new 30 Year Euro-Buxl Future

Eurex will list a new future on 30-year German government bonds, the Euro Buxl Future, and launch it on 9 September 2005. The new Euro Buxl Future, which replaces t »


Harcourt launches Asian-focused fund of hedge funds

Zurich-based Harcourt Investment Consulting, a fund of hedge funds firm managing in excess of USD 3bn, is launching the SMAM Asian Dynasty Fund. The new Cayman Isla »


SEC brings emergency action against Tenet Asset Management

The SEC has filed an emergency enforcement action to halt fraudulent conduct concerning Tenet Capital Partners Convertible Opportunities Fund, LP. In addition to th »


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