Banking total adds gloss to Guernsey fund success

Banking statistics announced this week are further evidence of a great year for Guernsey, according to GuernseyFinance chief executive Peter Niven. Deposits held wi »


Inflation risk to fade in 2006 says MLIM

Reduced inflationary pressures, maturing commodities markets and a strengthening Japan will be the key investment themes for 2006. That's the view of Merrill Lynch »


Octane appoints Canales as Chief Operating Officer

James P 'Bucky' Canales, ex-Chief Operating Officer at Parker Global Strategies, LLC, has been appointed COO of Octane Management Limited. Canales was a partner at »


IRG and Oria Capital launch Asia's First TMT hedge fund

IRG Limited and Oria Capital have launched The ShinAsia Fund, an opportunity for investors to participate in the Asian technology-med »


Mayer & Hoffman appointed adviser to Munder Capital Management

Mayer & Hoffman Capital Advisors, LLC has been appointed Investment Adviser to Munder Capital Management's diversified multi-manager fund of hedge funds. Munder, a USD 40 billion asset manag »


GAIM Advisors launches new CHF share class for GAIM hedge fund

GAIM Advisors Ltd (GAIM) is to launch a new Swiss Franc (CHF) share class for the GAIM Hedge Fund to accompany the existing USD, EUR and GBP classes.  Demand from »


Active style allocation adds significant value to a hedge fund portfolio

Active style allocation can add significant value to a hedge fund portfolio according to new research by the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre. The re »


Cayman's booming hedge fund industry passes a mile stone.

At the end of November the Cayman Islands' hedge fund industry passed a milestone with the registration of the 10,000th fund to be authorised by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority since the pass »


AIB/BNY to create 200 fund administration jobs in Cork

AIB/BNY Securities Services (Ireland) Limited, a joint venture between Allied Irish Banks, plc and The Bank of New York, is to create 200 new jobs in Cork.  AIB/BN »


Borsa Italia adopts new trading hours

Borsa Italia is to adopt new trading hours on 2 January designed to bring the company's markets in to line with European standards. The main objectives of the changes include facilitating ar »


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