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Eurex to launch UK products in May

Eurex to launch UK products in May

Thu, 12/04/2007 - 06:56

Eurex, the international derivatives exchange, will expand its product portfolio and introduce 17 single stock futures (SSF) - on the Royal Dutch Shell shares and on the 16 sterling denomi »

Survey of consultant search activity reveals that hedge funds will be the focus of attention in 2007, with private equity and real estate close behind

Survey of consultant search activity reveals that hedge funds will be the focus of attention in 2007, with private equity and real estate close behind

Wed, 11/04/2007 - 07:00

Casey Quirk and eVestment Alliance have unveiled their first annual study of consultant search activity, revealing that more consultants will focus on Hedge Funds than on any other strateg »

Maples and Calder's Dubai office acts on the first sukuk listed on both the Dubai and London Stock Exchanges

Maples and Calder's Dubai office acts on the first sukuk listed on both the Dubai and London Stock Exchanges

Wed, 11/04/2007 - 06:59

International law firm Maples and Calder acted as Cayman Islands counsel to the issue of a USD 750m Sukuk by DIB Sukuk Limited. »

Paladyne forms alliance with Microsoft to service hedge funds

Paladyne forms alliance with Microsoft to service hedge funds

Wed, 11/04/2007 - 06:58

Paladyne Systems, LLC has formed an alliance with Microsoft Corp. »

Comment: Hedge funds will welcome India's short-selling plans

Comment: Hedge funds will welcome India's short-selling plans

Tue, 10/04/2007 - 07:00

Alan Burr, Principal Consultant at Etheios, comments on the recent announcement by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to create the opportunity for institutional investors t »

Electronic reporting for Cayman Islands Regulated Funds now underway

Electronic reporting for Cayman Islands Regulated Funds now underway

Tue, 10/04/2007 - 06:59

The mechanism for the electronic submission of annual returns for funds licensed, registered and administered in the Cayman Islands is now in place. »

Strongest trading month on Eurex

Strongest trading month on Eurex

Thu, 05/04/2007 - 07:00

Eurex, the international derivatives exchange, reports that a total of 199 million contracts were traded in March 2007. »

RAB Capital appoints John Kenny as Chief Risk Officer

RAB Capital appoints John Kenny as Chief Risk Officer

Thu, 05/04/2007 - 06:59

John Kenny, previously Risk Officer at Brevan Howard, is joining RAB Capital plc as Chief Risk Officer. »

BNP Paribas to acquire RBS International Securities Services

BNP Paribas to acquire RBS International Securities Services

Wed, 04/04/2007 - 07:00

BNP Paribas has agreed to acquire RBS International Securities Services (Holdings) Limited, a 70:30 joint venture between The Royal Bank of Scotland International and The Bank of New York. »

Comment: Existing regulations for hedge funds and funds of hedge funds should be relaxed in upcoming revision of German Investment Act

Comment: Existing regulations for hedge funds and funds of hedge funds should be relaxed in upcoming revision of German Investment Act

Wed, 04/04/2007 - 06:59

Dr Sven Zeller, partner at Clifford Chance, and Patrick Schmidt, associate at Clifford Chance, say that more needs to be done to improve Germany's legal framework for hedge funds. »

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Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Tue, 24/02/2015 - 19:14

New regulations are allowing hedge fund managers and institutional investors to take advantage of fresh opportunities in the Swiss market, from innovative new fund platforms to new fund strategies and structures that provide significant portfolio diversification opportunities... »

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The attraction of incubator platforms has increased noticeably in recent years. New hedge funds face a Sisyphus-like task getting up and running as global regulation and compliance pushes costs up, whilst investors simultaneously expect to see institutional quality operations in place from day one.     ... »

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How to Access Europe using third party AIFMs

Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »

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Healthcare costs continue to spiral out of control and yet still achieve relatively poor outcomes, says Richard A Kimball Jr (pictured), CEO of HEXL… ... »

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Six trends shaping the next generation

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 08:01

Just 20 years ago, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were novelties. Now, after two decades of explosive growth, they are firmly entrenched in the asset management landscape. Total US-listed ETF assets reached a record-setting USD2.0 trillion at the end of 2014, up from USD1.7 trillion a year earlier, and inflows totaled USD244 billion for the year. European ETFs also saw record flows in 2014; they attracted USD61.4 billion in new assets, more than three times the 2013 total. ... »

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