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Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: BlackRock quick to take alternatives plunge

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: BlackRock quick to take alternatives plunge

Fri, 29/06/2007 - 06:55

Asset management giant BlackRock has agreed to buy the fund of funds business of Quellos for up to USD1.7bn. »

Comment: Too close to home?

Comment: Too close to home?

Fri, 29/06/2007 - 06:54

Earlier this year it was the apparent vulnerability of Chinese stock markets and the yen carry trade that was spooking markets, but now it is the problems of the US sub-prime mortgage mark »

LME launches trading of regional plastics contracts

LME launches trading of regional plastics contracts

Fri, 29/06/2007 - 06:54

The trading of regional futures contracts for polypropylene and linear low density polyethylene has been launched on the London Metal Exchange. »

Showbiz fund consolidator unveils entertainment investment unit

Showbiz fund consolidator unveils entertainment investment unit

Fri, 29/06/2007 - 06:53

Producers Capital Syndicate, a fund consolidator and funding placement firm specialising in the entertainment industry with offices in New York, Los Angeles and London, has launched a new »

Hedgeweek People News Round-Up: UK regulator loses more talent to consultants

Hedgeweek People News Round-Up: UK regulator loses more talent to consultants

Fri, 29/06/2007 - 06:52

Chris Rexworthy, head of supervision of wholesale investment firms at Financial Services Authority, and three of his colleagues from the UK financial regulator have joined IMS Consulting, »

Alternative Investment Strategies moves to performance fee hurdle rate

Alternative Investment Strategies moves to performance fee hurdle rate

Thu, 28/06/2007 - 07:57

Alternative Investment Strategies, the first fund of hedge funds to be listed on the London Stock Exchange, has announced a change to its performance fee criteria by introducing a Libor GB »

Betsy Gile joins BlueMountain Capital Management as strategic advisor

Betsy Gile joins BlueMountain Capital Management as strategic advisor

Thu, 28/06/2007 - 07:56

Betsy Gile, currently a member of the board of directors of Deutsche Bank Trust Corporation and Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, and a former managing director at Deutsche Bank, has j »

Betsy Gile joins BlueMountain Capital Management as strategic advisor

Betsy Gile joins BlueMountain Capital Management as strategic advisor

Thu, 28/06/2007 - 07:56

Betsy Gile, currently a member of the board of directors of Deutsche Bank Trust Corporation and Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, and a former managing director at Deutsche Bank, has j »

Deutsche hire to launch hedge fund consulting business

Deutsche hire to launch hedge fund consulting business

Thu, 28/06/2007 - 07:55

John Budzyna has joined Deutsche Bank Securities, the investment banking and securities arm of Deutsche Bank in the US, as a managing director within the global prime finance business, wit »

GLG agrees to pay USD3.2m to settle SEC short-selling charges

GLG agrees to pay USD3.2m to settle SEC short-selling charges

Thu, 28/06/2007 - 07:54

London-based hedge fund manager GLG Partners, which has just announced plans to obtain a US stock market listing through a reverse takeover, has agreed to pay more than USD3.2bn to settle »

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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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North America

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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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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