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Resources focus turns the spotlight on Canadian managers

Resources focus turns the spotlight on Canadian managers

Thu, 13/04/2006 - 08:07

Until recently international investors paid little attention to Canadian hedge fund managers, despite their impressive returns. »

CAKE Foundation mandates USD 52 million for 2006 alt asset allocation

CAKE Foundation mandates USD 52 million for 2006 alt asset allocation

Thu, 13/04/2006 - 08:00

The Charles & Agnes Kazarian Eternal Foundation (CAKE) has mandated USD 52 million for 2006 alternative asset allocation in 2006. »

Leeward activates global marketing drive

Leeward activates global marketing drive

Thu, 13/04/2006 - 07:59

Toronto-based hedge fund firm Leeward Hedge Funds is making a global marketing push for its Leeward Offshore Bull and Bear Fund. »

S&P and CSV provide solution for complex security market pricing needs

S&P and CSV provide solution for complex security market pricing needs

Thu, 13/04/2006 - 07:58

Standard & Poor's has agreed an exclusive alliance with Complex Security Valuations Inc (CSV) to extend its pricing capabilities for il »

CBCM appoints Global Head of Alternative Investment Strategies

CBCM appoints Global Head of Alternative Investment Strategies

Thu, 13/04/2006 - 07:57

Commerzbank Corporates & Markets (CBCM) has appointed Dr Mehraj Mattoo as its new Global Head of Alternative Investment Strategies (AIS »

Washington Square Investment launches LSE-listed CDO fund

Washington Square Investment launches LSE-listed CDO fund

Thu, 13/04/2006 - 07:56

London-based Washington Square Investment has launched Carador plc, a London Stock Exchange-listed CDO equity fund. »

ACMH and ASK Raymond James Securities launch Absolute India Fund

ACMH and ASK Raymond James Securities launch Absolute India Fund

Thu, 13/04/2006 - 07:55

Absolute Capital Management Holdings (ACMH) and ASK Raymond James Securities (ASKRJ) have teamed up to launch the Absolute India Fund. »

Caledonian Fund Services launches US onshore fund administration practice

Caledonian Fund Services launches US onshore fund administration practice

Wed, 12/04/2006 - 08:00

The Caledonian Group has expanded its US operations with the launch of Caledonian Fund Services (USA) LLC. »

ACE tackles growing investment and fund managers' risk exposure

ACE tackles growing investment and fund managers' risk exposure

Wed, 12/04/2006 - 07:59

Insurer ACE European Group (ACE) has developed a specialist insurance policy for investment and fund management groups. »

Fortis appoints Jaron Van Dam as COO of Prime Fund Solutions

Fortis appoints Jaron Van Dam as COO of Prime Fund Solutions

Wed, 12/04/2006 - 07:58

Jaron van Dam has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer of Prime Fund Solutions, Fortis Merchant Banking's alternative investment serv »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: Prime Brokerage 2015

Read how prime brokers of all shapes and sizes are becoming both operational and balance sheet-efficient, and broadening out their product suites for hedge fund managers... »

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This Hedgeweek Special Report explains not only why managed futures should be reconsidered by investors, but also how a more effective risk allocation strategy can benefit investor portfolios in both correlated and non-correlated markets... »

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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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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

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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