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Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley top Greenwich energy rankings

Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley top Greenwich energy rankings

Mon, 16/04/2007 - 07:00

A new Greenwich Associates study of corporate strategies for managing energy prices exposure reveals that Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley dominate global energy trading due to the breadth »

IMF Global Financial Stability Report 2007: Increased debt level is making target companies vulnerable to economic swings

IMF Global Financial Stability Report 2007: Increased debt level is making target companies vulnerable to economic swings

Fri, 13/04/2007 - 07:00

In its latest report on financial stability, the IMF warns that leveraged buy-outs by private equity firms taking advantage of the low interest rate environment are making target companies »

Greenwich Research: New products and alternative strategies shake up "traditional" asset allocations for US institutions

Greenwich Research: New products and alternative strategies shake up "traditional" asset allocations for US institutions

Fri, 13/04/2007 - 06:57

US pension funds and endowments continue to shift assets out of domestic stock investments and into hedge funds, private equity and international equities, according to new research from G »

Russell launches FoHF targeting equity-like returns

Russell launches FoHF targeting equity-like returns

Thu, 12/04/2007 - 07:00

Russell Investment Group has launched the Global Directional Strategies Fund that blends equity long/short and opportunistic strategies, combined and actively managed by Russell to deliver »

BISYS hires Jerrild to join business development team

BISYS hires Jerrild to join business development team

Thu, 12/04/2007 - 06:59

BISYS has recruited Carsten Jerrild, previously managing director with Fulcrum Fund Services, as director of business development for its alternative investment services business. »

Conyers Dill & Pearman boosts London team

Conyers Dill & Pearman boosts London team

Thu, 12/04/2007 - 06:58

Richard Fear has left Charles Adams, Ritchie & Duckworth in the Cayman Islands, where he had been a partner for over six years, and joined the London office of Conyers Dill & Pearm »

NFA suspends Christ Investment Service LLC

NFA suspends Christ Investment Service LLC

Thu, 12/04/2007 - 06:57

The National Futures Association (NFA) has suspended from NFA membership Christ Investment Service LLC (CIS), an introducing broker (IB) located in San Francisco, California. »

Leveraged finance and high yield debt partners join Bracewell & Giuliani

Leveraged finance and high yield debt partners join Bracewell & Giuliani

Thu, 12/04/2007 - 06:56

Mark B Joachim and Robert T Carey have joined Bracewell & Giuliani LLP as partners in the New York office. »

Eurex to launch UK products in May

Eurex to launch UK products in May

Thu, 12/04/2007 - 06:56

Eurex, the international derivatives exchange, will expand its product portfolio and introduce 17 single stock futures (SSF) - on the Royal Dutch Shell shares and on the 16 sterling denomi »

Survey of consultant search activity reveals that hedge funds will be the focus of attention in 2007, with private equity and real estate close behind

Survey of consultant search activity reveals that hedge funds will be the focus of attention in 2007, with private equity and real estate close behind

Wed, 11/04/2007 - 07:00

Casey Quirk and eVestment Alliance have unveiled their first annual study of consultant search activity, revealing that more consultants will focus on Hedge Funds than on any other strateg »

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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:  ... »

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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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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: ... »

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