Investment banks move on GLG Partners and Highbridge Capital

Two of the world's largest banks, Lehman Holdings Inc. and JPMorgan Chase are buying into the funds of hedge funds business by acquiring major players. Lehman Holdings Inc. »


Analysts repeat 'buy' recommendation on Man Group shares

The shares of London-listed Man Group were hit by uncertain financial markets and fears of poor returns at its flagship funds in the six months to September 30. Ass »


Dalman to combine wealth management with hedge fund services

Mehmet Dalman, Commerzbank's Investment Banking chief, has left to launch an innovative hedge fund-focused wealth management group. Dalman's new London-based compan »


Tech Update: Advent launches enhanced version of Moxy® system

Advent Software, Inc. »


Tech Update 2: Netik announces new hedge funds application

Netik LLC, the data warehouse company, has launched a new fund of hedge funds application for the alternative securities market. Leveraging the Netik InterView Inve »


Dow Jones Turkey Titans 20 to serve as basis of EFT

Dow Jones Indexes has licensed the Dow Jones Turkey Titans 20 Index to Finans Portfoy to serve as the underlying benchmark index for a new ETF. Finans Portfoy AS is »


Survey indicates rapid growth of French hedge funds market

A new survey shows that the French hedge funds market has grown by 63% in the past two years to over EUR 54 billion in assets under management. The new survey produ »


Canadian institutional investors tackle solvency problem

Canadian pension funds are taking steps to address pension under-funding by increasing their investments in foreign stocks and alternative investments. "Corporate a »


Eden Rock launches into specialty market

Eden Rock Capital Management has launched the Eden Rock Finance Fund in a move that strengthens its position as a provider of specialty fund of funds. Eden Rock was »


CAIA announces next round of registration for analyst exams

The Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association has announced its latest round of registration for Level I and II examinations. Craig Asche, Executive Dire »


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