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Handpicked Films signs co-operation deal with fund of hedge funds manager

Handpicked Films signs co-operation deal with fund of hedge funds manager

Thu, 25/10/2007 - 08:29

Handpicked Films has signed an agreement with New York-based fund of hedge funds and private equity fund manager Ginepri Capital Partners to oversee a multi-year programme of film producti »

Spectrum pulls out of India to focus on US-based fund servicing

Spectrum pulls out of India to focus on US-based fund servicing

Thu, 25/10/2007 - 08:28

Spectrum Global Fund Administration, one of the pioneers in carrying out elements of hedge fund administration in low-cost jurisdictions such as India, has decided to reverse tack, closing »

Horton Point to launch quantitative multi-strategy fund

Horton Point to launch quantitative multi-strategy fund

Wed, 24/10/2007 - 07:27

Horton Point has announced plans to launch a quantitative multi-strategy vehicle in the fourth quarter of 2007. »

Hedge Connection sees investor success for members

Hedge Connection sees investor success for members

Wed, 24/10/2007 - 07:23

Hedge Connection, an internet-based research and networking platform for hedge funds and qualified investors, has provided an update on the progress of its hedge fund members following all »

Promotional feature - Do you have illiquid securities in your portfoilio?

Promotional feature - Do you have illiquid securities in your portfoilio?

Tue, 23/10/2007 - 18:53

Managers with illiquid or hard-to-value fixed income securities in their portfolios can now use independent evaluations from Standard & Poor's Securities Evaluations (SPSE), a wholly o »

New hedge fund classifications would boost confidence, says Bank of New York Mellon

New hedge fund classifications would boost confidence, says Bank of New York Mellon

Tue, 23/10/2007 - 07:00

The convergence between hedge fund and equity market returns, combined with inconsistencies in hedge fund classification, could cause widespread confusion on how such funds should be used »

NYSE Euronext and Caisse des Dépôts to launch international carbon trading market

NYSE Euronext and Caisse des Dépôts to launch international carbon trading market

Tue, 23/10/2007 - 06:59

NYSE Euronext and French state-owned bank Caisse des Dépôts have announced plans to open an organized international market to trade carbon allowances and credits. »

Skye Fund Services launched in Hong Kong to meet Asian alternative demand

Skye Fund Services launched in Hong Kong to meet Asian alternative demand

Tue, 23/10/2007 - 06:58

Dominic Jones and Javed Rahman have established Skye Fund Services in Hong Kong with the aim of bringing a fresh approach to outsourced administration services for the alternative investme »

FRM Credit Alpha to issue new shares

FRM Credit Alpha to issue new shares

Tue, 23/10/2007 - 06:57

FRM Credit Alpha, a Guernsey-domiciled closed-ended investment company traded on the London Stock Exchange, is offering new shares via a placing by Winterflood Securities, following strong »

PFPC offers custody in Luxembourg to capitalise on alternatives boom

PFPC offers custody in Luxembourg to capitalise on alternatives boom

Mon, 22/10/2007 - 07:00

Hedge fund service provider PFPC, which is one of the largest administrators of alternative investments in Ireland, has announced the launch of custodian services in Luxembourg through PFP »

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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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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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North America

Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

Special report
State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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