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Walkers sees continuing hedge fund and private equity expansion in 2008

Walkers sees continuing hedge fund and private equity expansion in 2008

Fri, 18/01/2008 - 06:00

Walkers, the Cayman Islands-based offshore law firm, has reported that 2007 was the strongest single year ever for the firm's growth and has announced the promotion to partner of nine asso »

New regulations drive development of global markets

New regulations drive development of global markets

Thu, 17/01/2008 - 12:32

Compliance is not normally a word that quickens the pulse. »

DTCC and CLS Bank launch central settlement of OTC credit derivatives trades

DTCC and CLS Bank launch central settlement of OTC credit derivatives trades

Thu, 17/01/2008 - 06:45

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation and CLS Bank International have launched their central settlement service for over-the-counter credit derivative transactions, which is desi »

Adept Capital Partners launches Early Stage Asia Fund

Adept Capital Partners launches Early Stage Asia Fund

Thu, 17/01/2008 - 06:00

Hong Kong-based boutique investment manager Adept Capital Partners has launched a fund of early stage Asia hedge funds that aims to capture the superior absolute returns typically generate »

Argentine commodities trader charged with defrauding more than 400 clients

Argentine commodities trader charged with defrauding more than 400 clients

Thu, 17/01/2008 - 06:00

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed a federal lawsuit against Diego Mariano Rolando of Buenos Aires, Argentina, trading as IA Trading.com, who is accused of defrauding hu »

Gottex Fund Management hires Fullerton to boost investment team

Gottex Fund Management hires Fullerton to boost investment team

Thu, 17/01/2008 - 06:00

Gottex Fund Management Holdings has announced the appointment of Brian Fullerton as a managing director and member of the Gottex research committee, based in the firm's New York office. »

Matrix funds of hedge funds deliver strong second-half dividends

Matrix funds of hedge funds deliver strong second-half dividends

Thu, 17/01/2008 - 06:00

London-based manager Matrix Group says its five funds of hedge funds that offer a share class where all of the growth is paid out as income half-yearly have delivered good dividend payment »

Palomar's structured credit hedge fund index falls again

Palomar's structured credit hedge fund index falls again

Thu, 17/01/2008 - 06:00

The Palomar Structured Credit Hedge Fund Index, published by Structured Credit Investor, experienced negative gross and net returns for the second month in a row in November, with just 14 »

Meeting the challenges of trading growth

Meeting the challenges of trading growth

Wed, 16/01/2008 - 13:43

The past few years have seen a substantial increase in programme trading on exchanges and an increase in the role played by high-frequency algorithmic traders. »

AltEdge Capital Management opens Swiss subsidiary

AltEdge Capital Management opens Swiss subsidiary

Wed, 16/01/2008 - 06:00

Fund of hedge funds manager AltEdge Capital Management has opened a new subsidiary in Geneva, AltEdge Capital (Suisse), to focus on business development and client services across continen »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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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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