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Frank Pusateri joins Fall River Capital

Frank Pusateri joins Fall River Capital

Thu, 17/08/2006 - 06:58

Fall River Capital has retained Frank Pusateri to lead its marketing efforts and advise on its product strategy. »

New ETFs improve index tracking and reduce trading costs

New ETFs improve index tracking and reduce trading costs

Thu, 17/08/2006 - 06:30

Exchange-traded funds allow investors to track the performance of specific market segments more efficiently and reduce costs, helping institutions to create more efficient po »

MD Sass and Macquarie Group launch JV for global manager incubation

MD Sass and Macquarie Group launch JV for global manager incubation

Wed, 16/08/2006 - 07:00

MD Sass and the Macquarie Group have launched a joint venture to manage a fund that seeks out and seeds innovative alternative investment managers. »

Melvin leaves Gartmore for senior strategic role at MLIM

Melvin leaves Gartmore for senior strategic role at MLIM

Wed, 16/08/2006 - 06:59

Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM) has appointed Sarah Melvin as its Director of Strategy and Business Development for the EMEA region. »

The evolution of prime brokerage in Germany

The evolution of prime brokerage in Germany

Wed, 16/08/2006 - 06:30

Since the introduction of the 2004 German Investment Act, there has been debate on the potential growth of the local hedge fund market, and on possible 'local' prime brokerag »

Tech Update: GLG Multi-Manager Investments to use matrix-ims integrated software for fund of hedge funds

Tech Update: GLG Multi-Manager Investments to use matrix-ims integrated software for fund of hedge funds

Tue, 15/08/2006 - 07:00

GLG Partners' Fund of Hedge Fund division is to become the first alternative investment manager to install the new matrix-ims software. »

MPC Investors appoints Lee Manzi to Multi Asset team

MPC Investors appoints Lee Manzi to Multi Asset team

Tue, 15/08/2006 - 06:59

London-based MPC Investors has appointed Lee Manzi as Portfolio Manager within its Multi Asset team. »

Delivering tax transparency

Delivering tax transparency

Tue, 15/08/2006 - 06:30

When the new legislation governing alternative investment funds came into force in Germany more than two years ago, HSBC's Alternative Fund Services (AFS) took a two-fold app »

The Hedge week Interview: Khiem Do, Manager, Baring China Absolute Return Fund: Established investment process drives performance

The Hedge week Interview: Khiem Do, Manager, Baring China Absolute Return Fund: Established investment process drives performance

Mon, 14/08/2006 - 07:00

Khiem Do outlines the factors that underline the performance of Baring's China-focused long short fund, which has delivered strong returns. »

Bryan Garnier launches European Growth Long/Short hedge fund

Bryan Garnier launches European Growth Long/Short hedge fund

Mon, 14/08/2006 - 06:59

Bryan Garnier Asset Management, the institutional asset management arm of Bryan Garnier & Co, has launched a hedge fund managed by Adriaan Klop. »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: The Bahamas – How it continues to evolve its funds industry

The Bahamas is taking steps to raise its profile as an attractive funds centre, continuing to build out the popular SMART Fund model template to provide a range of solutions for investment managers, plus its new ICON structure designed to appeal specifically to Brazilian investment managers and advisers.... »

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In an extract from the 2015 Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets H1 2015, results of a survey conducted in Q4 2014 reveal which strategies and regions will be targeted by private equity investors this year. ... »

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State Street Global Markets – Fund Connect

This Special Report unveils the ways in which State Street Global Markets' Fund Connect ETF platform is bringing new levels of efficiency to the the ETF marketplace, and includes expert comment from the perspective of an AP.... »

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Nearly double the proportion of investors view fees as a key issue in the hedge fund industry compared to last year, while performance remains the biggest concern. Investor survey results published in the Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets H1 2015 reveal the key issues facing investors in the coming year. ... »

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Work patterns in the alternative investments space have seen a significant shift over the years —from working in the office on a computer, to collaborating remotely via mobile applications and bring your own devices (BYOD). To remain competitive, an enormous amount of data must be shared on-the-go to facilitate investment decisions, but with minimal IT oversight, this trend towards mobile could open the door for increased risk of information leakage. ... »

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