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Island's administrators set out stall on quality

Island's administrators set out stall on quality

Fri, 28/07/2006 - 06:02

The alternative investment fund services industry in the Isle of Man may not yet be on the same scale as the sector in Dublin, Europe's largest centre for hedge fund services, but new business is f »

The FTSE has lived up to its billing this morning and as we write is up some 50 points

The FTSE has lived up to its billing this morning and as we write is up some 50 points

Thu, 27/07/2006 - 12:08

However there has been no real  "follow through" in terms of volumes traded in stocks with all the good news this morning.< »

Managing growth in a fast-changing market

Managing growth in a fast-changing market

Thu, 27/07/2006 - 11:59

Once upon a time, when hedge funds were all either global macro or long/short equity, their administration was relatively straightforward, and gearing up for growth in business simply meant hiring »

Kotak Mahindara launches Indian Concentrated Growth Fund II

Kotak Mahindara launches Indian Concentrated Growth Fund II

Thu, 27/07/2006 - 07:00

The Kotak Mahindra Group has announced the Indian Concentrated Growth Fund II, the firm's 2nd Concentrated Growth Fund for international investors. »

Scotia Capital Hedge Fund Performance Index down again in June

Scotia Capital Hedge Fund Performance Index down again in June

Thu, 27/07/2006 - 06:59

The Scotia Capital Canadian Hedge Fund Performance Index was down in June for a second consecutive month. »

Harcourt hits USD 4 billion AUM in the first half of 2006

Harcourt hits USD 4 billion AUM in the first half of 2006

Thu, 27/07/2006 - 06:58

Harcourt Investment Consulting's assets under management in the first half of 2006 increased by 29% from USD 3.1 billion to USD 4.0 billion.   »

Reuters and CME complete FXMarketSpace joint venture

Reuters and CME complete FXMarketSpace joint venture

Thu, 27/07/2006 - 06:57

Reuters and CME have completed the formation of their previously announced 50/50 joint venture FXMarketSpace. »

Eurex appoints Brendan Bradley as Global Head of Product Strategy

Eurex appoints Brendan Bradley as Global Head of Product Strategy

Thu, 27/07/2006 - 06:56

Eurex has appointed Brendan Bradley as Global Head of Product Strategy with effect from 1 August 2006. »

Wall Street stumbled last night

Wall Street stumbled last night

Thu, 27/07/2006 - 06:12

The Dow closed down 1.2 points having been above the gain line for most of the session - disappointment at earnings from Boeing,  Amazon and Black & Decker countered positive influence of& »

Sums add up for regional operations

Sums add up for regional operations

Thu, 27/07/2006 - 06:04

In response to the pressures being experienced by many hedge fund service providers in Dublin in terms of operating costs and staff retention issues, IDA Ireland has drawn up a strategy based on re »

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Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

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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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Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

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