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Simons tops hedge fund rich list for 2005

Simons tops hedge fund rich list for 2005

Wed, 31/05/2006 - 06:58

James Simons of New York-based Renaissance Technologies Corp earned an estimated USD 1.5 billion in 2005, making him the top earner in the latest ranking by Alpha Magazine of the world's highest-paid »

EuroStoxx 50 has staged a temporary recovery - but for how long ?

EuroStoxx 50 has staged a temporary recovery - but for how long ?

Tue, 30/05/2006 - 14:27

EuroStoxx 50 has staged a temporary recovery from oversold conditions, up 3.95% on the week, after finding support along its long-term 200-day price average.   »

Indices: Sideways action for the summer?

Indices: Sideways action for the summer?

Tue, 30/05/2006 - 13:54

Having achieved, and indeed surpassed our downside targets at the 200-day MAs, last week's recovery was strong, and lends weight to our theory that the 3-year primary uptrend will eventually reasse »

Guernsey set for zero rate of corporate tax

Guernsey set for zero rate of corporate tax

Tue, 30/05/2006 - 07:00

Guernsey's senior politicians have proposed a set of fiscal changes that include a zero rate of corporate tax and capping personal tax at GBP 250,0 »

CFTC announces 27 June hearing on foreign boards of trade

CFTC announces 27 June hearing on foreign boards of trade

Tue, 30/05/2006 - 06:59

The CFTC has announced a public hearing on the issue of what constitutes a 'board of trade, exchange, or market located outside the United States'. »

Suber leaves Bear Stearns to join Spectrum

Suber leaves Bear Stearns to join Spectrum

Tue, 30/05/2006 - 06:58

Ron Suber is leaving Bear Stearns where he worked for 14 years and is headed for Spectrum Global Fund Administration where he will join as Presiden »

Liability insurance for hedge funds

Liability insurance for hedge funds

Mon, 29/05/2006 - 07:00

With enforcement actions and investor lawsuits on the rise, Timothy Spangler, Partner, Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP, outlines the benefits of liabil »

NYMEX initial product slate for side-by-side trading on CME Globex

NYMEX initial product slate for side-by-side trading on CME Globex

Mon, 29/05/2006 - 06:59

NYMEX has announced contract specifications for the initial slate of the energy futures contracts that will be offered for side-by-side trading on »

Vandertoorn to join Theta Capital Management

Vandertoorn to join Theta Capital Management

Mon, 29/05/2006 - 06:58

Theta Capital Management, the FoHF manager based in Amsterdam, is hiring Mark Vandertoorn as Head of Operations & Finance starting 1 July 2006. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Robert Macrae, Fund Manager, Arcus Japan Fund: Betting against the latest and greatest

The Hedgeweek Interview: Robert Macrae, Fund Manager, Arcus Japan Fund: Betting against the latest and greatest

Mon, 29/05/2006 - 06:57

Robert Macrae outlines the thinking and strategies that go into the Arcus Japan Fund. »

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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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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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