Sign up for free newsletter

newsLatest site

Regulating the hedge fund market

Regulating the hedge fund market

Wed, 25/04/2007 - 08:10

The Collective Investment Schemes Regulations of November 2005, along with a subsequent ministerial order, a circular from the Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV, the Spanish Sec »

Gradual opening for Spain's hedge fund market

Gradual opening for Spain's hedge fund market

Wed, 25/04/2007 - 08:05

Barely a year after the full implementation of the first legislation to give legal recognition to hedge funds in Spain, the industry is starting to move into gear as the first wave of licensed mana »

ABN AMRO launches first fully managed CPDO

ABN AMRO launches first fully managed CPDO

Wed, 25/04/2007 - 07:00

ABN AMRO, pioneer of the market's inaugural Constant Proportion Debt Obligation (CPDO) in July last year, has launched the first fully managed and fully rated CPDO, managed by Fortis Inves »

Eurex Release 10.0 will provide extended interface functionality within the scope of technology roadmap plus enhanced functional features

Eurex Release 10.0 will provide extended interface functionality within the scope of technology roadmap plus enhanced functional features

Wed, 25/04/2007 - 06:59

Eurex will launch its new software Release 10.0 on 26 November 2007 together with a functionally enhanced interface for the transmission of unnetted market data. »

Lehman Brothers appoints global head of client service

Lehman Brothers appoints global head of client service

Wed, 25/04/2007 - 06:58

John McBryan has been appointed Global Head of Client Service as part of Capital Markets Prime Services at Lehman Brothers. »

SilverStreet Capital launches with over USD 500 million

SilverStreet Capital launches with over USD 500 million

Wed, 25/04/2007 - 06:57

New fund of hedge funds management group SilverStreet Capital has received FSA approval and has already been awarded a mandate of over USD 500 million from a European institution. »

Hexam moves 40 per cent net short over market fears

Hexam moves 40 per cent net short over market fears

Tue, 24/04/2007 - 07:01

Hexam Capital Partners has moved its absolute return funds into aggressive net short positions over concerns that global markets are rallying hard because of 'greed and fear' rather than p »

Blackstone adds to private equity team expertise

Blackstone adds to private equity team expertise

Tue, 24/04/2007 - 07:00

Susan Balloch has joined Blackstone Group's private equity group as an Executive Director. »

First 32 ETCs listed on Italy's ETFplus market

First 32 ETCs listed on Italy's ETFplus market

Tue, 24/04/2007 - 07:00

Borsa Italiana has commenced trading in 32 ETCs, the financial instruments which replicate the trend of commodities or of indices of commodities. »

US Futures Exchange to offer futures contracts on events, beginning with CBOT merger

US Futures Exchange to offer futures contracts on events, beginning with CBOT merger

Tue, 24/04/2007 - 06:59

The US Futures Exchange (USFE) has announced a new futures product to let investors take a position on the fate of the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), which has received merger proposals fr »

features
Article
Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

Article
Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

Special report
Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

Article
North America

Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

Special report
State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

latestjobs
Compliance Officer, Vice President, Private Banking

Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Senior C++ Developer | Prop Trading | Chicago

Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Credit Risk AVP/VP | Singapore

Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT

events
3 days 6 hours from now - Hong Kong
2 weeks 1 day from now - Rhode Island
specialreports