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BNP Paribas expands hedge fund relationship team

BNP Paribas expands hedge fund relationship team

Tue, 06/11/2007 - 08:28

BNP Paribas has announced the expansion of its hedge fund relationship team with the appointments of Conrad Johnson as a director in New York and Stephanie Wong as an associate director in »

NYSE Euronext sees ETF and derivatives growth in October

NYSE Euronext sees ETF and derivatives growth in October

Tue, 06/11/2007 - 08:12

The NYSE Euronext group, which owns six cash equities and six derivatives exchanges, saw continuing vigorous growth in exchange-traded fund turnover on both sides of the Atlantic during Oc »

GLG joins move into retail funds with Virgin climate fund

GLG joins move into retail funds with Virgin climate fund

Tue, 06/11/2007 - 06:00

GLG Partners will become the latest hedge fund manager to manage a traditional investment vehicle aimed at retail investors with the launch of the Virgin Climate Change Leaders Fund, promo »

Riskdata releases next version of hedge fund risk solution HedgiX

Riskdata releases next version of hedge fund risk solution HedgiX

Tue, 06/11/2007 - 05:59

Riskdata, a provider of risk management solutions to the global alternative investment community, has announced the release of HedgiX 3.0, a major upgrade to its risk management software d »

Irish fund industry assets top USD1.6trn, says Lipper

Irish fund industry assets top USD1.6trn, says Lipper

Tue, 06/11/2007 - 05:58

Funds serviced in Ireland reached USD1,633.3bn in assets at the end of June, reflecting annual growth of almost 35 per cent from USD1,212.4bn 12 months earlier, according to the 13th editi »

DIFX launches Islamic structured products segment on TraX platform

DIFX launches Islamic structured products segment on TraX platform

Mon, 05/11/2007 - 07:24

The Dubai International Financial Exchange is preparing to list a range of Islamic structured products that will offer investors Shariah-compliant opportunities on the exchange's new TraX »

BidRoute online equities price discovery goes live for MiFID deadline

BidRoute online equities price discovery goes live for MiFID deadline

Mon, 05/11/2007 - 07:23

Equity portfolio trading portal BidRoute has gone live to coincide with the introduction of the European Union's Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, which requires dealers to be ab »

Eurex trading volumes up 22 per cent year-on-year in October

Eurex trading volumes up 22 per cent year-on-year in October

Mon, 05/11/2007 - 07:21

A total of 146 million contracts were traded on the Eurex international derivatives exchange in October, a year-on-year increase of 22 per cent from 119 million contracts in the same month »

Henderson Global appoints Stephen Thariyan as head of credit

Henderson Global appoints Stephen Thariyan as head of credit

Mon, 05/11/2007 - 07:19

Henderson Global Investors has appointed Stephen Thariyan as head of credit, in charge of the firm's 17-strong credit alpha team of portfolio managers and credit analysts responsible for m »

Laven Partners works on speedy launch of gold-focused hedge fund

Laven Partners works on speedy launch of gold-focused hedge fund

Mon, 05/11/2007 - 07:18

Investment management consultancy Laven Partners has worked with precious metals trading company Hinde Capital to launch a dedicated gold hedge fund, the Hinde Gold Fund, in little more th »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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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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