HSBC launches new hedge fund with USD 50 million seed capital

HSBC Halbis Partners launched its latest hedge fund, the HSBC Distressed Opportunities Fund, on 1 March 2006 with USD 50 million in seed »

Hedge funds drive growth in Asian equity market

Hedge funds that have set up shop in places like Singapore and Hong Kong generated 30 per cent of all reported commissions earned by brokers over th »

Lyons to spearhead PCE Investors' capital raising efforts

PCE Investors, the London-based investment management »

Mercer Report: Hedge fund industry faces 2006 performance challenges, but weathered a tough 2005 well

The 2006 outlook for the hedge fund industry looks challenging, following what will be remembered as a tough 2005, reports Mercer Investment »

Key trends in the Asian hedge funds industry

Three trends in the Asian hedge funds industry should prove to be of particular note to Prime Services providers during 2006. »

Poll reveals pension funds' changing attitudes to alternative products and investment techniques

A new poll shows that UK pension funds and their advisers are becoming more open to using alternative products and investment techniques to »

BNP Paribas Hedge Fund Centre: Hedge fund industry may need to restructure manager incentives as supply of alpha appears to dry up

New research confirms and outlines the implications of the relationship between capital flows and risk-adjusted performance of funds of »

New inflation-linked German Bund available on Eurex Repo

Eurex Repo will be making the new inflation-linked German Bund available for repo trading as soon as it is issued. »

Matrix introduces innovative hedge fund structure

Matrix has responded to requests from IFAs for an enhanced fund structure for funds of hedge funds with the new Matrix Horizon Closed End Fund. »

Barclays Capital Equity Gilt Study 2006, Chapter 4: Implications and limitations of hedge fund returns, by Sree Kochugovindan

This extract from BarCap's Study examines the historical performance of hedge fund returns, and considers the relative merits/limitations o »

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