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Hedge funds down 1.61 per cent in November, up +10.53 per cent YTD

Hedge funds down 1.61 per cent in November, up +10.53 per cent YTD

Mon, 17/12/2007 - 06:00

The Greenwich Global Hedge Fund Index is up +10.53 per cent year-to-date despite falling -1.61 per cent in November and continues to outpace equities for the month and year. »

CORRECTION

CORRECTION

Mon, 17/12/2007 - 05:59

In an Altinvestment Global News Roundup dated 10 December we referred to a news article on GMN Capital. »

Atos Origin and NYSE Euronext agree joint venture

Atos Origin and NYSE Euronext agree joint venture

Fri, 14/12/2007 - 06:00

Atos Origin (Euronext Paris: ATO), an international IT services company, and NYSE Euronext have agreed in principle for NYSE Euronext to acquire the 50% stake in AtosEuronext Market Soluti »

CFA Institute Centre calls for single global hedge fund standard

CFA Institute Centre calls for single global hedge fund standard

Fri, 14/12/2007 - 06:00

In its response to the Hedge Fund Working Group (HFWG) consultation paper, the London-based CFA Institute Centre for Financial Market Integrity expressed that it would like to see included »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: BlackRock's Fink says investors should take more risk

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: BlackRock's Fink says investors should take more risk

Fri, 14/12/2007 - 06:00

The markets may have already priced in much of the fallout from the ongoing credit crisis, BlackRock's chief Larry Fink told investors at a Goldman Sachs Financial Co »

Partners Group and Jana Investment Advisers launch multi-manager product in Australia

Partners Group and Jana Investment Advisers launch multi-manager product in Australia

Fri, 14/12/2007 - 06:00

Partners Group, the Switzerland-based global alternative asset manager, has collaborated with Jana Investment Advisers, one of the leading investment consulting firms in Australia, in the »

E-reporting puts Cayman in a unique position

E-reporting puts Cayman in a unique position

Thu, 13/12/2007 - 13:52

Despite the credit crunch in the US, new hedge funds continue to be launched, and the Cayman Islands remain the domicile of choice for the majority of hedge fund managers. »

AMG investment in BlueMountain Capital Management

AMG investment in BlueMountain Capital Management

Thu, 13/12/2007 - 06:01

Boston-based Affiliated Managers Group, Inc, a diversified asset management company, has acquired an equity interest in BlueMountain Capital Management, the USD 4.8 billion (AuM) credit al »

Parker Global hires Managing Director, Strategic Initiatives

Parker Global hires Managing Director, Strategic Initiatives

Thu, 13/12/2007 - 06:00

Jon L Stein has joined Parker Global Strategies (PGS) as Managing Director of Strategic Initiatives.   »

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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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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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