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Sharp rise in volatility and commodity price dips hurt hedge funds in March, says HFN

Sharp rise in volatility and commodity price dips hurt hedge funds in March, says HFN

Fri, 11/04/2008 - 07:00

Early estimates indicate that the HFN Hedge Fund Aggregate Average, an equal weighted benchmark of all single manager hedge funds and CTA/managed futures products in the HedgeFund.net data »

Structured credit hedge fund index plummets on collapse of Peloton fund

Structured credit hedge fund index plummets on collapse of Peloton fund

Fri, 11/04/2008 - 07:00

Both gross and net monthly measures of the Palomar Structured Credit Hedge Fund Index reported their worst-ever fall in February, a decline that was primarily the result of one fund's perf »

Paladyne and NumeriX to offer pricing and valuation for complex products

Paladyne and NumeriX to offer pricing and valuation for complex products

Thu, 10/04/2008 - 14:00

NumeriX, an independent provider of advanced analytics for the derivative and structured products market, and Paladyne Systems, a provider of alternative investment solutions, have announc »

Eurex launches further European equity options

Eurex launches further European equity options

Thu, 10/04/2008 - 12:00

The international derivatives exchange Eurex will further extend its product offering by introducing 13 new equity options on underlying Belgian, Dutch, French and Spanish stocks on May 19 »

Cairn Financial Products launches structured credit fund

Cairn Financial Products launches structured credit fund

Thu, 10/04/2008 - 07:00

Specialist credit asset management firm Cairn Financial Products has launched the Cairn Capital Structured Credit Fund, which is aimed at institutional investors and managed by Andrew Jack »

Conifer Securities acquires Morgan Stanley outsourced trading business

Conifer Securities acquires Morgan Stanley outsourced trading business

Thu, 10/04/2008 - 07:00

Conifer Securities, a provider of business and operations solutions to hedge fund managers, family offices, foundations and endowments, has agreed to purchase Morgan Stanley's outsourced t »

Mourant establishes Jersey's first Unregulated Funds

Mourant establishes Jersey's first Unregulated Funds

Thu, 10/04/2008 - 07:00

Mourant du Feu & Jeune has become the first law firm to establish unregulated funds in Jersey under the new regime introduced last month, taking advantage of the provision that exempts »

Próxima Alfa Investments launches Ucits III-compliant hedge fund

Próxima Alfa Investments launches Ucits III-compliant hedge fund

Thu, 10/04/2008 - 07:00

Madrid-based alternative investment manager Próxima Alfa Investments has launched Próxima Global Markets, an Irish-domiciled Ucits III fund that employs hedge fund investment »

Promotional feature - Thinking of investing in India? Do it through Mauritius

Promotional feature - Thinking of investing in India? Do it through Mauritius

Thu, 10/04/2008 - 01:05

Fund Managers, Investment Managers and Law Firms planning to invest in India or already investing on Indian Stock Markets, can route such investment through Mauritius to benefit from the t »

Sidley Austin expands in London with hiring of hedge fund specialist

Sidley Austin expands in London with hiring of hedge fund specialist

Wed, 09/04/2008 - 15:00

Sidley Austin has announced that Bruce Gardner has joined its London office from SJ Berwin as a partner in the investment funds, advisers and derivatives group, continuing his focus of the »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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