Sign up for free newsletter

newsLatest site

Torrey Associates strengthens sales team

Torrey Associates strengthens sales team

Thu, 13/07/2006 - 06:59

Sean Ballard has joined Torrey Associates, LLC, an SEC-registered FoHF investment adviser, as Vice President of Sales. »

CFTC Staff allows Osaka Securities Exchange's Mini Futures Contract based on the Nikkei 225 to be Offered and Sold in the United States

CFTC Staff allows Osaka Securities Exchange's Mini Futures Contract based on the Nikkei 225 to be Offered and Sold in the United States

Thu, 13/07/2006 - 06:58

The US CFTC is to permit the offer and sale in the USA of the Osaka Securities Exchange's mini futures contract based on the Nikkei 225.  »

Isle of Man Assurance launches fund management company

Isle of Man Assurance launches fund management company

Thu, 13/07/2006 - 06:57

The Isle of Man Assurance Group has significantly expanded its operations with the launch of IOMA Fund and Investment Management Limited (IOMAFIM). »

Guernsey goes for a zero rate of corporate tax

Guernsey goes for a zero rate of corporate tax

Thu, 13/07/2006 - 06:56

Guernsey parliament has passed a set of economic and taxation changes that includes a zero rate of corporate tax and capping personal tax at GBP 250,000. »

Innocap launches first liability-driven investment product for pension funds

Innocap launches first liability-driven investment product for pension funds

Thu, 13/07/2006 - 06:55

Innocap, subsidiary of National Bank of Canada, announces the launch of its new Liability Driven Investment (LDI) product that generates, net of fee a return equi »

Tullett Prebon appoints chief information officer

Tullett Prebon appoints chief information officer

Thu, 13/07/2006 - 06:54

Inter-dealer broker Tullett Prebon has appointed John Del Vecchio as Chief Information Officer. »

Man Investments to form Canadian subsidiary

Man Investments to form Canadian subsidiary

Thu, 13/07/2006 - 06:53

Man Investments, one of the world's largest providers of hedge fund investments, today announced the opening of its Canadian operations. »

Quaesta launches new currency only fund of fund for Swiss pension funds

Quaesta launches new currency only fund of fund for Swiss pension funds

Thu, 13/07/2006 - 06:52

Quaesta Capital AG has launched a new currency only fund of fund tailor made to meet the needs of Swiss pension funds. »

Worries over rising tensions in the Middle East put Wall Street on the back foot last night

Worries over rising tensions in the Middle East put Wall Street on the back foot last night

Thu, 13/07/2006 - 06:25

Last night the Dow Jones finished the session  down 121 points  the negative sentiment and was aided by weakening technology shares  the Nasdaq composite index which was down 38 poin »

New Star launches Absolute Return Fund

New Star launches Absolute Return Fund

Wed, 12/07/2006 - 07:00

New Star Asset Management is launching a new closed end London-listed investment company targeting an absolute return of LIBOR plus 600 to 1000bps. »

features
Special report
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.... »

Special report
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.... »

Article
fees

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. ... »

Article

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. ... »

Article
Up arrow

Two thirds of surveyed investors with an appetite for infrastructure say they will increase their allocations to the asset class over the long term, with none planning to reduce allocations. These findings are revealed in an extract from the Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets H1 2015. ... »

latestjobs
Global ETF Quant Trader | Tier one Hedge Fund

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Ph.D. Quant Analyst-Global Hedgefund-NY-CT

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Senior Project Manager – Data Governance

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT

events
3 days 22 hours from now - New York
1 week 2 days from now - New Jersey
1 week 6 days from now - Zurich
2 weeks 2 days from now - New York
2 weeks 2 days from now - San Francisco
specialreports