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New CBOT contract offers transparency while replicating traditional OTC trading conventions

New CBOT contract offers transparency while replicating traditional OTC trading conventions

Fri, 01/06/2007 - 07:00

The Chicago Board of Trade plans to launch electronically-traded credit default swap Index futures contracts.  The new CBOT CDR Liquid 50TM North American Investment Grade (NAIG) Inde »

UK public endorses retail access to hedge funds

UK public endorses retail access to hedge funds

Fri, 01/06/2007 - 07:00

An overwhelming majority of the British public approves the plans of the country's financial industry regulator, the Financial Services Authority, to extend access to hedge fund products t »

Merrill Lynch takes minority stakes in hedge fund managers

Merrill Lynch takes minority stakes in hedge fund managers

Fri, 01/06/2007 - 06:59

Merrill Lynch has added to its minority stakes in hedge fund management firms by acquiring within the space of a few days non-controlling investments in GSO Capital Partners and Sterling S »

Partners Group wins USD200m investment for hedge fund replication programme

Partners Group wins USD200m investment for hedge fund replication programme

Fri, 01/06/2007 - 06:58

Investment in Partners Group's proprietary Alternative Beta Strategies now exceeds USD1bn following a USD200m investment in the hedge fund replication programme by the Universities Superan »

Comment: An apocalyptic turn for hedge funds?

Comment: An apocalyptic turn for hedge funds?

Fri, 01/06/2007 - 06:57

Shoham Cohen, co-founder of Singapore-based hedge fund service provider ESC Financial Services, argues that recent criticism of the industry fails to recognise the limitless potential of n »

FSA warns activist funds on insider trading abuses

FSA warns activist funds on insider trading abuses

Fri, 01/06/2007 - 06:56

The Financial Services Authority has issued a warning to activist hedge funds about potential insider trading abuses that may arise where funds build stakes in target companies with a view »

Man Group assets soar to more than USD65bn

Man Group assets soar to more than USD65bn

Fri, 01/06/2007 - 06:55

The assets under management of Man Group, the world's largest publicly traded hedge fund manager, rose by 24 per cent to USD61.7bn in the year to the end of March and net income rose by 27 »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Michael Peters, executive board member, Eurex

The Hedgeweek Interview: Michael Peters, executive board member, Eurex

Thu, 31/05/2007 - 08:00

Michael Peters, a member of the Eurex executive board with responsibility for marketing and sales, outlines the various services and incentives offered by the derivatives exchange to its p »

DGCX to launch world's first Indian rupee futures contract

DGCX to launch world's first Indian rupee futures contract

Thu, 31/05/2007 - 07:00

The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange will launch its Indian rupee foreign exchange contract on Thursday, June 7, marking the first time that a rupee currency contract will be traded on »

SwapsWire launches service in Korea as Tullett Prebon and BGC go live

SwapsWire launches service in Korea as Tullett Prebon and BGC go live

Thu, 31/05/2007 - 06:59

SwapsWire has announced it is rolling out its service in Korea this month as Tullett Prebon Money Brokerage (Korea) and BGC Capital Markets and Foreign Exchange Broker (Korea) become the f »

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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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In an extract from the Preqin Special Report: Asia-Pacific Hedge Funds, we provide an overview of the industry in Asia-Pacific, covering assets under management as well as key locations, strategies, fund structures and more.  ... »

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Assets under management for sovereign wealth funds globally reach USD6.31tn as of March 2015, increasing by more than USD900bn over the past 18 months. This information has been revealed in the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review, a comprehensive guide to these influential investors. ... »

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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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Hedgeweek Special Report: eVestment – The evolution of hedge fund investing

As revealed in this Hedgeweek Special Report sponsored by eVestment, the data, analytics and market intelligence provider to the institutional investment community, experts agree that investing in hedge funds represents a good way for institutions to access manager skill, which is key in constructing a diversified portfolio to achieve risk and return targets. ... »

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