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Wall Street clawed back some gains yesterday and finished back above 11000

Wall Street clawed back some gains yesterday and finished back above 11000

Tue, 27/06/2006 - 06:53

Wall Street  clawed back some gains yesterday  and finished back above 11000 up 56 points at 11405.28 Nasdaq and the S&P 500 also made modest gains . »

Enjoying the fruits of organic growth

Enjoying the fruits of organic growth

Tue, 27/06/2006 - 06:22

By all available measures, Dublin continues to boom as an administration centre for alternative funds, and is attracting new setups of all alternative fund types from managers in jurisdictions thro »

Court of Appeal strikes down SEC hedge funds registration rule

Court of Appeal strikes down SEC hedge funds registration rule

Mon, 26/06/2006 - 07:01

A DC Circuit Court of Appeals has struck down the SEC's new rule requiring many hedge fund managers to register as investment advisers. »

Comment: "Friday's ruling will not stop the SEC from regulating the activities of hedge fund advisers"

Comment: "Friday's ruling will not stop the SEC from regulating the activities of hedge fund advisers"

Mon, 26/06/2006 - 07:00

Darren Sherman, chief executive of Regulatory Advisory Services and former SEC official, outlines the key implications of the overturned registration rule. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Gilles Frisch & Gabriel Andraos, Dexia Asset Management: Being rewarded for innovation

The Hedgeweek Interview: Gilles Frisch & Gabriel Andraos, Dexia Asset Management: Being rewarded for innovation

Mon, 26/06/2006 - 07:00

Gilles Frisch and Gabriel Andraos believe the 'credit market - neutral' feature of their strategy sets Dexia Credit Arbitrage apart from its competitors »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Enrico Angella & Aurelio Matrone, Getraco Asset Management: Maintaining competitive advantage through tight control

The Hedgeweek Interview: Enrico Angella & Aurelio Matrone, Getraco Asset Management: Maintaining competitive advantage through tight control

Mon, 26/06/2006 - 06:59

Enrico Angella and Aurelio Matrone discuss the multi-layered investment strategies that define Getraco's Kkienn European Fund. »

Dow Jones STOXX 600 Index: Introduction of eighth tranche of Single Stock Futures on the Components

Dow Jones STOXX 600 Index: Introduction of eighth tranche of Single Stock Futures on the Components

Mon, 26/06/2006 - 06:57

Eurex is extending the Single Stock Futures segment by way of including all EUR-/CHF-denominated components of the Dow Jones STOXX 600 Index. »

ProShare Advisors LLC licenses "The Dow" for premier ETF line-up

ProShare Advisors LLC licenses "The Dow" for premier ETF line-up

Mon, 26/06/2006 - 06:56

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, the world's longest running stock market indicator, underlies two new leveraged exchange-traded funds. »

Markets await US interest rate decision

Markets await US interest rate decision

Mon, 26/06/2006 - 06:12

This week is  likley to be all about the  FOMC  meeting  and their decision on US interest rates, Wall Street finished lower on Friday by some 30 points  taking us back bel »

Mercer study reveals strengthened global hedge funds industry risk management practices and highlights areas for improvement

Mercer study reveals strengthened global hedge funds industry risk management practices and highlights areas for improvement

Fri, 23/06/2006 - 07:00

Hedge funds and their broker dealers have strengthened the quality and scope of risk management compared to historical practices, according to a new study. »

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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.... »

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In an extract from the 2015 Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets H1 2015, results of a survey conducted in Q4 2014 reveal which strategies and regions will be targeted by private equity investors this year. ... »

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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. ... »

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