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Hedge funds advance in June despite equity market dip, says Hennessee

Hedge funds advance in June despite equity market dip, says Hennessee

Wed, 11/07/2007 - 06:57

Hedge funds gained in average nearly 1 per cent last month despite an equity market dip that saw all three of the best known US stock market indices in decline for the month, according to »

Absolute Capital Management launches real estate business with EUR100m fund acquisition

Absolute Capital Management launches real estate business with EUR100m fund acquisition

Wed, 11/07/2007 - 06:56

Specialist European long/short equity manager Absolute Capital Management has launched a new alternative investment business with the establishment of a property investment division and th »

New US hedge fund launches rebound in 2007, says survey

New US hedge fund launches rebound in 2007, says survey

Wed, 11/07/2007 - 06:56

New hedge fund launches in the United States so far this year are up sharply over the same period in 2006, according to a survey carried out for Absolute Return magazine, which is publishe »

Private funds offer new options to high net worth investors

Private funds offer new options to high net worth investors

Tue, 10/07/2007 - 13:43

With strong growth in the ranks of the wealthy in recent years, high net worth individuals and groups are increasingly willing to invest portions of their liquid assets themselves. »

Thames River launches EUR37.7m Kingsway Plus to offer higher risk/return profile

Thames River launches EUR37.7m Kingsway Plus to offer higher risk/return profile

Tue, 10/07/2007 - 08:09

Thames River Capital has launched the EUR37.7m Thames River Kingsway Plus fund to offer investors a more aggressive risk/return profile than the EUR345.4m Kingsway Fund by taking on twice »

Volaw Trust & Corporate Services opens regional office in Dubai

Volaw Trust & Corporate Services opens regional office in Dubai

Tue, 10/07/2007 - 08:08

Volaw Trust & Corporate Services, a provider of fiduciary, advisory and fund administration services, has opened a new office in Dubai to further consolidate its position in the Middle »

JPMorgan and Lehman top Greenwich fixed-income rankings

JPMorgan and Lehman top Greenwich fixed-income rankings

Tue, 10/07/2007 - 08:07

JPMorgan and Lehman Brothers, which enjoy the largest market shares of US fixed-income trading, are also rated by institutional investors as delivering the best service quality for fixed-i »

State Street Global Advisors reaches USD10bn in 130/30 strategies

State Street Global Advisors reaches USD10bn in 130/30 strategies

Tue, 10/07/2007 - 08:06

State Street Global Advisors, the world's largest institutional fund manager, has reached the USD10bn mark for assets under management in its Edge strategies, SSgA's version of short-exten »

Financial services message wins an international audience

Financial services message wins an international audience

Mon, 09/07/2007 - 10:27

After a 30-year career in the City, Peter Long could have been forgiven if he had moved to a relaxing and beautiful tax haven with one eye on a golden retirement. »

Partners Group assets grow by CHF4.7bn in first half of 2007

Partners Group assets grow by CHF4.7bn in first half of 2007

Mon, 09/07/2007 - 07:00

Partners Group, the Switzerland-based global alternative asset manager, has reported that its estimated assets under management at the end of June totalled CHF22bn, representing growth of »

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Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 11:00

This keynote Hedgeweek Special Report surveys the key technology products and software solutions available to hedge funds,, and drills down into each one through interviews and analysis to summarise their benefits to COOs, CTOs and CFOs at hedge funds... »

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Voting for the 5th edition of the Hedgeweek USA Awards, which recognise excellence among hedge fund managers and service providers around the world, is now open. ... »

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Locked door

Cybersecurity issues have existed as long as the internet. What seems to have changed in the last 18 months is not only that the nature of the breaches has become more sophisticated, but also the fact that hedge funds have become a much bigger target.  ... »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015 – The Winners

Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »

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