Fairfield Straits Lion launches new Asian long-short equity fund

Fairfield Straits Lion Asset Management Limited (FSL) has added further Asian long/short equity expertise to its platform with the Fairfield Areca Asian Equity Fund. »

Tech Update: Cairn Capital to use Reoch CDO model in credit fund

Cairn Capital has selected Reoch Consulting's quasi-analytical CDO model to complement its suite of tools for pricing and risk managing correlation products. Cairn »

Bank of New York strengthens hedge fund admin team

The Bank of New York has strengthened its hedge fund administration team with the appointed of two new members. Michael Young is to head up hedge fund relationship »

Crosby appoints Berrill to develop asset management business in Europe

AIM-quoted merchant banking and asset management business Crosby Capital Partners has appointed Robin Berrill as a Managing Director based in London. Berrill who wa »

TradeWeb launches global online market for credit derivatives

Thomson TradeWeb, has launched CDS, its Credit Default Swap Indices multi-dealer-to-customer online marketplace for DJ CDX and iTraxx trading. TradeWeb CDS offers i »

Quantifi enhances credit models with Markit benchmark pricing

Quantifi Inc it has integrated Markit Group Limited's credit default swap pricing into its credit models. Customers can now automatically calibrate Quantifi's adva »

Regulatory Brief: Jersey Property Unit Trusts - Beyond Section 64A

Nick Kershaw from the Jersey office of law firm Ogier outlines the key attractions of using a JPUT for holding property, in addition to Section 64A. There is widesp »

Thames River expands multi-manager hedge fund team

Thames River Capital has appointed Nic Karageorgis as an assistant fund manager responsible for investment risk to its multi-manager hedge fund team.  Karageorgis j »

CFTC files fraud action against Lake Dow Capital and its hedge fund

A US Federal Court has frozen the assets of the Aurora Investment Fund and its operators Lake Dow Capital, LLC and Ty Edwards. The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced th »

Dexion Absolute Limited prepares for fifth share issue

Dexion Absolute Limited has published a prospectus in respect of the proposed Placing and Offer for Subscription of C Shares, its fifth share issue. The Company is »

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