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Guernsey funds under management and admin exceed GBP 91bn

Guernsey funds under management and admin exceed GBP 91bn

Wed, 23/11/2005 - 06:11

Funds under management and administration in Guernsey grew by GBP 6.7 billion over the quarter ended 30 September 2005 to reach GBP 91.7 billion.  This represents growth of 9.1 per cent ove »

MSCI Barra models and analytics available via FactSet DIRECTIONS

MSCI Barra models and analytics available via FactSet DIRECTIONS

Wed, 23/11/2005 - 06:03

MSCI Barra has signed an agreement with FactSet Research to distribute Barra models and analytics through the FactSet DIRECTIONS platform.  The Barra products will »

NA institutions view liquid equity derivatives as cash alternative

NA institutions view liquid equity derivatives as cash alternative

Tue, 22/11/2005 - 06:13

A growing number of North American institutional investors are using listed and highly liquid equity derivatives for hedging and investing purposes. This includes »

New name for Liberty Ermitage Alternative Investment Fund

New name for Liberty Ermitage Alternative Investment Fund

Tue, 22/11/2005 - 06:11

The Liberty Ermitage Alternative Investment Fund Limited is to be renamed to align the fund with the burgeoning event-driven sector. The decision to change the name »

MAXAM and Eurekahedge launch three investable hedge fund indices

MAXAM and Eurekahedge launch three investable hedge fund indices

Tue, 22/11/2005 - 06:07

US investment advisor MAXAM Capital Management is to launch three investable hedge fund indices in conjunction with research firm Eurekahedge. MaxEureka Asia, MaxEu »

Putting right the misconceptions about Jersey

Putting right the misconceptions about Jersey

Tue, 22/11/2005 - 06:07

Ernst & Young's Andrew Dann examines the factors that make Jersey an attractive relocation prospect for UK-based hedge fund managers. The launch last year of th »

Volatility as a separate asset class

Volatility as a separate asset class

Mon, 21/11/2005 - 06:17

Three new volatility futures launched by Eurex on 19 September 2005 make volatility tradable as a separate asset class. »

Barclays and Fortune offer retail hedge fund product

Barclays and Fortune offer retail hedge fund product

Mon, 21/11/2005 - 06:13

London-based Fortune Asset Management is to offer a GBP 7,000 minimum investment Barclays Bank hedge fund plan aimed at UK retail investors. The Barclays Market Wiz »

Fortis to acquire O'Connor & Co

Fortis to acquire O'Connor & Co

Mon, 21/11/2005 - 06:11

Fortis is to acquire Chicago-based O'Connor & Company, a specialist in clearing services on US equity, futures and options markets. Fortis will combine its existing »

Latin American hedge fund managers spread their wings

Latin American hedge fund managers spread their wings

Mon, 21/11/2005 - 06:11

A new focus on Latin American alternative assets among foreign investors starved of substantial returns at home is coinciding with the emergence of a new breed of managers in the region whose skill »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 09:11

Voting for the 6th edition of the Hedgeweek Global Awards is now open. The Awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony to be held in London. ... »

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Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 09:58

Read how managed accounts platforms are now catering to a wide spectrum of investor needs, from straightforward commingled funds to sophisticated infrastructure solutions for the largest institutional investors. And the rise of liquid alternatives means that onshore funds - UCITS, AIFs and '40 Act funds - are becoming just as popular as offshore funds... »

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Stack of US dollar bills

Global assets under management* of the private real estate industry have reached USD742bn, an all-time high for the industry, and up from USD697bn as of the end of 2013. Preqin’s Andrew Moylan takes a look at the latest stats on the industry. ... »

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S&P Capital IQ Special Report

In this report S&P Capital IQ examines how credit events can impact on the price of equities. The results are compelling. The report looks at the relationship between credit indicators and equity back-tested returns. ​ ... »

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