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S&P Fund Services launches latest fund of hedge funds directory

S&P Fund Services launches latest fund of hedge funds directory

Mon, 07/04/2008 - 07:00

Standard & Poor's Fund Services, a provider of qualitative fund management ratings, has launched the latest edition of its Funds of Hedge Funds Directory, a bi-annual review of the sec »

All Dow Jones index strategies post losses for March and first quarter

All Dow Jones index strategies post losses for March and first quarter

Fri, 04/04/2008 - 07:00

All six hedge fund strategies calculated by Dow Jones Hedge Fund Indexes posted net-of-fees losses in March and ended the first quarter in negative territory, according to preliminary esti »

Fine wine combines attractive returns with low volatility, says Wine Asset Managers

Fine wine combines attractive returns with low volatility, says Wine Asset Managers

Fri, 04/04/2008 - 07:00

Ever-increasing demand and fixed supply means that wine as an investment offers a unique combination of superior returns and low risk by comparison with more conventional investments, acco »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Morgan Stanley takes seventh hedge fund manager stake

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Morgan Stanley takes seventh hedge fund manager stake

Fri, 04/04/2008 - 07:00

Morgan Stanley has bought a minority stake in London hedge fund manager Hawker Capital. »

Investec Asset Management reports strong returns for first commodity hedge fund

Investec Asset Management reports strong returns for first commodity hedge fund

Fri, 04/04/2008 - 07:00

Investec Asset Management's first commodity hedge fund, the Guernsey-domiciled Global Commodities & Resources Fund, has marked its first anniversary by delivering returns of more than »

Morgan Stanley Investment Management takes minority stake in Hawker Capital

Morgan Stanley Investment Management takes minority stake in Hawker Capital

Fri, 04/04/2008 - 07:00

Morgan Stanley Investment Management has taken a minority stake in Hawker Capital (Cayman), a commodities-focused investment management firm founded last August by Oliver Hawkins and Tim S »

Partners Group establishes local presence in Australia

Partners Group establishes local presence in Australia

Fri, 04/04/2008 - 07:00

Switzerland-based alternative asset manager Partners Group has expanded its Asian presence with the opening of an office in Sydney to support its investment activities and growing number o »

Abraxas fund switches administrator to LaSalle Global Fund Services

Abraxas fund switches administrator to LaSalle Global Fund Services

Thu, 03/04/2008 - 07:00

Abraxas Capital Management, a specialist quantitative hedge fund manager, is to transfer the hedge fund administration mandate for its Abraxas Fund to LaSalle Global Fund Services Europe a »

Bank of New York Mellon tops USD200bn in hedge fund assets

Bank of New York Mellon tops USD200bn in hedge fund assets

Thu, 03/04/2008 - 07:00

Bank of New York Mellon has announced that its alternative investment services business has passed USD200bn in assets under administration, reflecting rapid global growth in the firm's ser »

ICAP reports record electronic trading volumes in March

ICAP reports record electronic trading volumes in March

Thu, 03/04/2008 - 07:00

Interdealer broker ICAP has reported that average daily electronic broking volumes in March set a new record of USD966.1bn, up from the previous mark of USD933.9 set in August 2007, amid c »

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Guide to ETFs for Asset & Wealth Managers

This etfexpress Guide to ETFs, produced specifically for wealth and asset managers, unravels the myriad benefits of including and using ETFs and ETPs within client portfolios... »

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Giles Travers, SEI

The business of asset management has grown exponentially more complex over the last decade. As system technology and data management improves, managers are devising ever-new investment strategies to find that elusive source of alpha.  ... »

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Richard Ansyet, Intralinks

Over the last 10 years, organisations have undergone a wholesale change in the way they run their businesses. Thanks to cloud-based platforms, wireless Internet, and the proliferation of desktop and mobile device applications, the perimeter of most businesses has moved beyond the four walls of their office. This has revolutionised the way people work: no longer tied to their desks they can be equally as effective aboard an aircraft or sitting next to the beach on vacation.  ... »

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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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