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Second annual Hedge Funds Care Benefit to feature exclusive auction

Second annual Hedge Funds Care Benefit to feature exclusive auction

Mon, 24/09/2007 - 06:59

Hedge Funds Care, an alliance of hedge fund industry professionals committed to protecting children from abuse and neglect, is hosting its second annual UK benefit, a black-tie event, at t »

Butterfield Fund Services receives Bermuda fund administration licence

Butterfield Fund Services receives Bermuda fund administration licence

Mon, 24/09/2007 - 06:58

Butterfield Fund Services (Bermuda), a subsidiary of Butterfield Bank, has received a fund administration licence from the Bermuda Monetary Authority under the Investment Funds Act 2006 th »

Managed Funds Association sees progress on equity finance share swaps

Managed Funds Association sees progress on equity finance share swaps

Mon, 24/09/2007 - 06:57

The Managed Funds Association, which represents US alternative managers, has announced that its collaboration with the International Swaps and Derivatives Association has yielded success i »

CP Eaton Partners announces 50th fund closing

CP Eaton Partners announces 50th fund closing

Mon, 24/09/2007 - 06:55

Alternative asset management placement agent CP Eaton Partners has announced the closing of its 50th fundraising, marking more than USD27bn in total capital raised. »

ETF Securities sets out investment case for gold

ETF Securities sets out investment case for gold

Mon, 24/09/2007 - 06:13

ETF Securities, which has pioneered the offering of exchange-traded commodities on the London Stock Exchange and other leading European markets, will set out the investment case for gold and other »

Isle of Man takes swift action to update funds regime

Isle of Man takes swift action to update funds regime

Fri, 21/09/2007 - 07:00

The Isle of Man, which has seen alternative fund assets grow from USD7bn in 2003 to a current level of USD50.1bn, is aiming for an ambitious total of USD100bn under administration and USD5 »

Comment: Bankruptcy court rejects Cayman proceedings of Bear Stearns hedge funds

Comment: Bankruptcy court rejects Cayman proceedings of Bear Stearns hedge funds

Fri, 21/09/2007 - 06:59

Daniel M Glosband, Emanuel C Grillo and Elizabeth Shea Fries of law firm Goodwin Procter examine the decision by a US judge to decline to recognise liquidation proceedings in Cayman for tw »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Goldman pledges not to close troubled Global Alpha fund

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Goldman pledges not to close troubled Global Alpha fund

Fri, 21/09/2007 - 06:58

The managers of the Goldman Sachs group's battered Global Alpha hedge fund has assured investors in a letter that it will not shut down and will constrain borrowing and adapt to market vol »

Advent unveils new Geneva software with enhanced data access

Advent unveils new Geneva software with enhanced data access

Fri, 21/09/2007 - 06:57

Advent Software, a leading provider of software and services to the global alternative investment management industry, has unveiled Geneva 7.0, which it says is a major technical and funct »

Resolute Capital Growth Fund listed on Irish Stock Exchange

Resolute Capital Growth Fund listed on Irish Stock Exchange

Fri, 21/09/2007 - 06:56

The shares of Resolute Capital Growth Fund, which specialises in low-volatility, market-neutral strategies and invests primarily in currencies, have been listed on the Irish Stock Exchange »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

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