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Emerging markets hedge fund growth stalls as US dollar gains

Wed, 26/11/2014 - 14:00

Hedge fund capital invested in Emerging Markets (EM) posted a narrow gain for the third quarter as EM, Currency and Commodity Volatility all increased driven by geopolitical and macroeconomic developments.  »

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Rajawali and GIC commit USD500 million in equity to JV for investments in Indonesia

Wed, 26/11/2014 - 13:00

Rajawali Group and GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, are to jointly invest up to USD500 million in equity in property projects in Indonesia, with a focus on Jakarta’s CBD.  »

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AIFMD fuels strong growth in European fund domiciles, says ALFI

Wed, 26/11/2014 - 12:15

The introduction of the AIFMD has fuelled strong growth in European fund domiciles, with the number of alternative investment funds increasing by 10% since 2010, and assets under management increasing by 13%. »

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Hedge fund assets virtually unchanged in October, says eVestment

Wed, 26/11/2014 - 12:00

Total hedge funds assets were virtually unchanged in October, decreasing 0.0002%, to USD3.020 trillion, according to eVestment’s latest Hedge Fund Asset Flows Monthly Summary Report. »

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Citco secures key mandates from City of Zurich Pension Fund and Tages Capital

Wed, 26/11/2014 - 11:00

The City of Zurich Pension Fund has chosen Citco to provide administration, custody and related financial services to its USD1.3bn hedge fund portfolios. »

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Bougeville bringing stationery to schools in Burkina Faso

Wed, 26/11/2014 - 09:00

Throughout December, Bougeville Consulting will be collecting stationery items from hedge fund clients and contacts within the financial services industry.  »

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CloudMargin and Fund Recs offer integrated cloud-based collateral management and reconciliations

Wed, 26/11/2014 - 06:00

Financial services technology providers Fund Recs and CloudMargin are offering the first fully integrated, cloud-based collateral management and portfolio reconciliation platform.  »

Preqin Special Report: West Coast US Real Estate

Preqin Special Report: West Coast US Real Estate

Tue, 25/11/2014 - 18:54

The US West Coast is an important region in terms of real estate investment, home to some of the largest institutional investors in the asset class as well as many prominent fund managers. Recent years have seen funds focusing on real estate investment in the West Coast raising increasing amounts of capital, with growing numbers of managers hitting or exceeding their target size. »

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Convex Capital announces new Partner

Tue, 25/11/2014 - 18:15

Convex Capital, the global corporate finance boutique, has promoted Tim Marlow to Partner, with immediate effect. »

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SCORPEO opens Boston office and expands with senior hires in London and US

Tue, 25/11/2014 - 15:45

SCORPEO  has recruited Jack McNally as Managing Director of SCORPEO US, based in the firm’s newly opened US office in Boston and Chris Barrow as Head of Business Development, based in London. »

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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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S&P Capital IQ Special Report

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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