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New horizons for shareholders' champion

New horizons for shareholders' champion

Wed, 10/05/2006 - 07:59

The custodian of a fund of hedge funds plays an important role in protecting its assets and carrying out oversight of the manager and administrator »

Equity swaps as an alternative to trading in equities

Equity swaps as an alternative to trading in equities

Wed, 10/05/2006 - 07:58

In recent years equity swaps have emerged as one of a series of equity derivative products that are playing an increasingly integral par »

The foundations of Asia's hedge fund boom

The foundations of Asia's hedge fund boom

Wed, 10/05/2006 - 07:57

Asia has been coming out of a fairly devastating economic crisis that began in 1997 and lasted until at least 2002. »

Noble focuses on talented emerging hedge fund managers

Noble focuses on talented emerging hedge fund managers

Tue, 09/05/2006 - 08:00

A new London-based company, Noble Asset Management (NAM), has been launched to capture the out-performance of emerging hedge fund managers.< »

LucidQ Investment launches equity hedge fund

LucidQ Investment launches equity hedge fund

Tue, 09/05/2006 - 07:59

Virginia-based investment adviser LucidQ Investment, Inc has launched a new equity hedge fund aimed at accredited investors and qualified clients.< »

Get ready for the dividend season: Why call option holders should pay attention to AGM dates

Get ready for the dividend season: Why call option holders should pay attention to AGM dates

Tue, 09/05/2006 - 07:58

With DAX-listed companies alone set to distribute EUR 18 billion to shareholders in 2006, call option holders should take care to exercise their op »

Octane appoints Torrey as investment advisor

Octane appoints Torrey as investment advisor

Tue, 09/05/2006 - 07:57

Octane Management (BVI) Limited has appointed Torrey Associates LLC as the investment advisor to a predominantly long-short equity fund of funds ma »

NIR Group closes first CDO

NIR Group closes first CDO

Mon, 08/05/2006 - 21:14

The NIR Group, LLC has closed the USD 1.5 bn West Trade Funding CDO I, the group's first collateralized debt obligation transaction. »

Theta Capital Management expands investment team

Theta Capital Management expands investment team

Mon, 08/05/2006 - 21:12

Theta Capital Management is expanding its investment team with the hiring of Marco Smelter and Thomas Heidstra as portfolio managers as from 1 July »

Torrey appoints new head of risk management

Torrey appoints new head of risk management

Mon, 08/05/2006 - 21:11

SEC-registered investment adviser Torrey Associates has appointed John Casano as Head of Risk Management.  »

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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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Stack of US dollar bills

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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