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Hedge funds still lack automated processing for OTC derivatives, says report

Hedge funds still lack automated processing for OTC derivatives, says report

Wed, 19/03/2008 - 11:33

Although top-tier sell-side broker dealers have invested millions of dollars since the mid-1990s developing automated processing for their burgeoning OTC derivatives businesses, many other »

NYSE Euronext and Abu Dhabi Securities Market enter strategic cooperation agreement

NYSE Euronext and Abu Dhabi Securities Market enter strategic cooperation agreement

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 17:29

NYSE Euronext (NYX) and Abu Dhabi Securities Market (ADSM) have entered a cooperation agreement to jointly develop and explore new opportunities in trading systems and other related techno »

Waksman excited by Barclay CTA indices performance in 2008

Waksman excited by Barclay CTA indices performance in 2008

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 14:48

The Barclay CTA index has gained 7.17 per cent in the first two months of 2008, according to Sol Waksman, founder and president of BarclayHedge. »

Guernsey firm launches pioneering fund comparison website

Guernsey firm launches pioneering fund comparison website

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 14:45

Guernsey-based Asset Risk Consultants has launched a new website that allows private investors and financial advisers to compare fund performances in an innovative manner. »

GLG Partners appoints two executives

GLG Partners appoints two executives

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 14:35

GLG Partners has announced that Jeffrey Rojek has been appointed chief financial officer of GLG, effective March 18, 2008. »

Carlyle Capital Corporation to file for compulsory winding up in Guernsey

Carlyle Capital Corporation to file for compulsory winding up in Guernsey

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 07:16

Class A Shareholders of the Amsterdam-listed mortgage-backed securities fund Carlyle Capital Corporation have followed the recommendation of its board of directors and voted in favour of c »

Threadneedle launches the Asia Crescendo hedge fund

Threadneedle launches the Asia Crescendo hedge fund

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 07:15

Threadneedle has launched a new hedge fund, the Threadneedle Asia Crescendo Fund, that is designed to combine the asset manager's expertise in Asian equities with its experience in running »

FourWinds makes two senior hires and opens Hong Kong office

FourWinds makes two senior hires and opens Hong Kong office

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 07:14

FourWinds Capital Management, a specialist natural resources fund management company, has announced the appointment of Andrew Nason as head of the environment group and of JK Lim as head o »

Myo Capital launches fund to focus on 'dislocation' in Asian credit markets

Myo Capital launches fund to focus on 'dislocation' in Asian credit markets

Tue, 18/03/2008 - 07:11

Hong Kong-based Myo Capital Advisers has announced the launch of the Myo Capital Master Fund, with significant capital from an institutional seed investor, to take advantage of the current »

Industry ready to fulfil its potential

Industry ready to fulfil its potential

Mon, 17/03/2008 - 16:22

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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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