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Eurex trading volume up 14 per cent in September

Eurex trading volume up 14 per cent in September

Fri, 06/10/2006 - 06:56

A total of 134 million derivative contracts were traded on Eurex in September, representing a 14 per cent increase on the previous year and a 25 per cent increase on the previous month. »

Pace of new hedge fund launches falls dramatically in first half of 2006

Pace of new hedge fund launches falls dramatically in first half of 2006

Fri, 06/10/2006 - 06:39

The pace of new hedge fund launches fell dramatically in the first half of 2006 compared to 2005, according Chicago-based Hedge Fund Research, Inc. »

Jersey unveils new regime for listed alternative funds

Jersey unveils new regime for listed alternative funds

Fri, 06/10/2006 - 06:29

Jersey's chief regulator has unveiled plans to introduce a new streamlined approval procedure for closed-ended investment funds that are listed on approved stock exchanges. »

Mellon adds absolute return fund to UCITS III range

Mellon adds absolute return fund to UCITS III range

Thu, 05/10/2006 - 05:57

Mellon Global Investments, the international distribution subsidiary of Mellon Financial Corporation, has announced the addition of the Mellon Evolution Global Alpha Fund to its Dublin-dom »

Fimat enters Dubai market with clearing membership of the DGCX

Fimat enters Dubai market with clearing membership of the DGCX

Thu, 05/10/2006 - 05:00

Fimat International Banque SA (UK Branch) is strengthening its client offering with its entry into the brokerage market through its new membership on the Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX). »

IDS International Limited authorised by DFSA

IDS International Limited authorised by DFSA

Thu, 05/10/2006 - 04:59

IDS International Limited (IDSI) has been granted a license to operate as an Authorised Firm in Dubai, providing Fund Administration services. »

iShares appoints Fehrenbach as Country Head Germany

iShares appoints Fehrenbach as Country Head Germany

Thu, 05/10/2006 - 04:58

Barclays Global Investors (BGI), the world's largest provider of Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) has appointed Andreas Fehrenbach as Country Head of its fastest growing market, Germany. »

PFPC International opens new HQ in Dublin

PFPC International opens new HQ in Dublin

Thu, 05/10/2006 - 04:56

PFPC International Ltd has opened its new headquarters at Sir John Rogerson Quay on the Grand Canal Dock in Dublin and is preparing to open another office in nearby Navan. »

Baring increases absolute return focus

Baring increases absolute return focus

Wed, 04/10/2006 - 07:00

The new manager of the USD 263m Baring Global Resources Fund, Jonathan Blake, is making changes to the way the fund is run by giving it an increased focus on absolute return. »

RMF launches first collateralized CFO

RMF launches first collateralized CFO

Wed, 04/10/2006 - 07:00

RMF Investment Management has completed a EUR 235 million collateralized fund obligation (CFO) that offers efficient leveraged access to the RMF Four Seasons fund of hedge funds portfolio. »

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Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 11:00

This keynote Hedgeweek Special Report surveys the key technology products and software solutions available to hedge funds,, and drills down into each one through interviews and analysis to summarise their benefits to COOs, CTOs and CFOs at hedge funds... »

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Voting for the 5th edition of the Hedgeweek USA Awards, which recognise excellence among hedge fund managers and service providers around the world, is now open. ... »

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Locked door

Cybersecurity issues have existed as long as the internet. What seems to have changed in the last 18 months is not only that the nature of the breaches has become more sophisticated, but also the fact that hedge funds have become a much bigger target.  ... »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015 – The Winners

Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »

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