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Institutional market poised for take-off

Institutional market poised for take-off

Fri, 18/08/2006 - 06:30

The change of the law in 2004 allowed hedge funds and funds of hedge funds to be launched under German regulations for the first time. »

New OEICs track volatility as an asset class

New OEICs track volatility as an asset class

Thu, 17/08/2006 - 07:00

Investment bank Dresdner Kleinwort and Kleinwort Benson, the private bank, are launching two new UCITS III funds on the Gresham Defined Funds platform. »

Frank Pusateri joins Fall River Capital

Frank Pusateri joins Fall River Capital

Thu, 17/08/2006 - 06:58

Fall River Capital has retained Frank Pusateri to lead its marketing efforts and advise on its product strategy. »

New ETFs improve index tracking and reduce trading costs

New ETFs improve index tracking and reduce trading costs

Thu, 17/08/2006 - 06:30

Exchange-traded funds allow investors to track the performance of specific market segments more efficiently and reduce costs, helping institutions to create more efficient po »

MD Sass and Macquarie Group launch JV for global manager incubation

MD Sass and Macquarie Group launch JV for global manager incubation

Wed, 16/08/2006 - 07:00

MD Sass and the Macquarie Group have launched a joint venture to manage a fund that seeks out and seeds innovative alternative investment managers. »

Melvin leaves Gartmore for senior strategic role at MLIM

Melvin leaves Gartmore for senior strategic role at MLIM

Wed, 16/08/2006 - 06:59

Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM) has appointed Sarah Melvin as its Director of Strategy and Business Development for the EMEA region. »

The evolution of prime brokerage in Germany

The evolution of prime brokerage in Germany

Wed, 16/08/2006 - 06:30

Since the introduction of the 2004 German Investment Act, there has been debate on the potential growth of the local hedge fund market, and on possible 'local' prime brokerag »

Tech Update: GLG Multi-Manager Investments to use matrix-ims integrated software for fund of hedge funds

Tech Update: GLG Multi-Manager Investments to use matrix-ims integrated software for fund of hedge funds

Tue, 15/08/2006 - 07:00

GLG Partners' Fund of Hedge Fund division is to become the first alternative investment manager to install the new matrix-ims software. »

MPC Investors appoints Lee Manzi to Multi Asset team

MPC Investors appoints Lee Manzi to Multi Asset team

Tue, 15/08/2006 - 06:59

London-based MPC Investors has appointed Lee Manzi as Portfolio Manager within its Multi Asset team. »

Delivering tax transparency

Delivering tax transparency

Tue, 15/08/2006 - 06:30

When the new legislation governing alternative investment funds came into force in Germany more than two years ago, HSBC's Alternative Fund Services (AFS) took a two-fold app »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

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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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 09:11

Voting for the 6th edition of the Hedgeweek Global Awards is now open. The Awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony to be held in London. ... »

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Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 09:58

Read how managed accounts platforms are now catering to a wide spectrum of investor needs, from straightforward commingled funds to sophisticated infrastructure solutions for the largest institutional investors. And the rise of liquid alternatives means that onshore funds - UCITS, AIFs and '40 Act funds - are becoming just as popular as offshore funds... »

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Global assets under management* of the private real estate industry have reached USD742bn, an all-time high for the industry, and up from USD697bn as of the end of 2013. Preqin’s Andrew Moylan takes a look at the latest stats on the industry. ... »

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In this report S&P Capital IQ examines how credit events can impact on the price of equities. The results are compelling. The report looks at the relationship between credit indicators and equity back-tested returns. ​ ... »

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