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Eurex to list Single Stock Futures on all EUR- and CHF-Denominated Dow Jones STOXX 600 Index Constituents

Eurex to list Single Stock Futures on all EUR- and CHF-Denominated Dow Jones STOXX 600 Index Constituents

Fri, 26/05/2006 - 06:55

Eurex will be gradually expanding its range of Single Stock Futures over the next few weeks, aiming to create the most comprehensive offer througho »

The emergence of a multi-asset perspective

The emergence of a multi-asset perspective

Fri, 26/05/2006 - 06:55

The end of the stock market bubble in 2000 played an important role in hedge fund managers starting to appreciate the importance of analysing correl »

New RMF European collateralised debt obligation raises EUR 444 million

New RMF European collateralised debt obligation raises EUR 444 million

Thu, 25/05/2006 - 07:00

RMF, a core investment manager of Man Investments, has closed its fourth collateralised debt obligation ('CDO') fund at EUR 444 million. »

Major FX banks join Reuters platform

Major FX banks join Reuters platform

Thu, 25/05/2006 - 06:59

Deutsche Bank, Dexia, HSBC and Société Générale are the latest banks to go live on Reuters Trading for Foreign Exchange »

Global cross-border investment losses hit USD 10.5 billion

Global cross-border investment losses hit USD 10.5 billion

Thu, 25/05/2006 - 06:58

Some USD 10.5 billion  (EUR 8.5bn) of global investors' rightful returns from foreign shares and bonds were wasted in the latest financial yea »

Comment: US stocks have a tough time on the back of inflation fears

Comment: US stocks have a tough time on the back of inflation fears

Thu, 25/05/2006 - 06:57

As a result of re-emerging fears about inflation, and what that would mean for Federal Reserve policy, last week was another tough one for US stock »

Mercer European Survey: Alternative investments will continue to increase, focus on 'alpha' strategies like hedge funds rather than private equity

Mercer European Survey: Alternative investments will continue to increase, focus on 'alpha' strategies like hedge funds rather than private equity

Wed, 24/05/2006 - 07:00

European pension funds are managing risk in their portfolios by diversifying and placing more money in alternative assets, according to a Mercer su »

CFTC and CESR publish online guides for transatlantic derivatives business

CFTC and CESR publish online guides for transatlantic derivatives business

Wed, 24/05/2006 - 06:59

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Committee of European Securities Regulators (CESR) have published online guides for conducting derivatives b »

Business expansion prompts CAAM London relocation

Business expansion prompts CAAM London relocation

Wed, 24/05/2006 - 06:58

The London branch of Crédit Agricole Asset Management (CAAM) has moved to new, larger offices in the City of London at 41 Lothbury, EC2. »

Baring Asia Hedge Select Fund celebrates three year anniversary

Baring Asia Hedge Select Fund celebrates three year anniversary

Wed, 24/05/2006 - 06:57

The Baring Asia Hedge Select Fund, launched in May 2003, has completed a three-year track record, returning 13.9% (annualised) since launch. »

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Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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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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Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

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