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MVP fund of funds re-opens to new investors

MVP fund of funds re-opens to new investors

Mon, 31/10/2005 - 06:17

MVP Asset Management LLC has announced the re-opening of the MVP Fund of Funds to new investors.  Since launch the fund has exhibited 15 consecutive positive monthly returns, producing an o »

Canadian Pension Funds: End of restrictions on foreign investments spells new opportunities for alternative investing

Canadian Pension Funds: End of restrictions on foreign investments spells new opportunities for alternative investing

Mon, 31/10/2005 - 06:11

Canadian plan sponsors intend to increase allocations to non-domestic alternative investments by 50 per cent, according to new research. Although strong asset growt »

Man launches product linked to BlueCrest mutli-strategy portfolio

Man launches product linked to BlueCrest mutli-strategy portfolio

Mon, 31/10/2005 - 06:11

Man Investments has launched a capital guaranteed product offering exclusive access to a multi-strategy portfolio managed by BlueCrest Capital Management. The inves »

Chapwood Capital focuses on building manager platform

Chapwood Capital focuses on building manager platform

Mon, 31/10/2005 - 06:09

Chapwood Capital LLC's new alternative investment management firm is targeting institutional investors, high net worth individuals and family offices. The firm's c »

MFA raises concerns over ISDA Novation Protocol for credit derivatives

MFA raises concerns over ISDA Novation Protocol for credit derivatives

Fri, 28/10/2005 - 07:11

The Managed Funds Association has written to ISDA suggesting changes to its new trading protocol for the booming USD 12.43 trillion credit derivatives market. Acco »

ISDA extends adherence date for Novation Protocol

ISDA extends adherence date for Novation Protocol

Fri, 28/10/2005 - 07:07

ISDA has extended the adherence date for the Novation Protocol from 31 October to 30 November. ISDA this week announced that over 700 adherents have signed up to IS »

Julius Baer to reorganize Diversified Fixed Income Hedge Fund

Julius Baer to reorganize Diversified Fixed Income Hedge Fund

Fri, 28/10/2005 - 07:03

Julius Baer is to reorganise its Diversified Fixed Income Hedge Fund into a Master/Feeder structure.  At an EGM held on 25 October, the shareholders of the Fund ha »

HFRAM and Barclays Capital launch Emerging Managers platform

HFRAM and Barclays Capital launch Emerging Managers platform

Fri, 28/10/2005 - 07:01

HFR Asset Management (HFRAM) is launching an Emerging Managers fund of hedge funds on an innovative controlled infrastructure platform. The HFR Emerging Managers Fu »

Dow Jones launches index for HK-traded Chinese companies

Dow Jones launches index for HK-traded Chinese companies

Thu, 27/10/2005 - 07:19

Dow Jones Indexes has launched its latest benchmark, the Dow Jones China Offshore 50 Index. The Dow Jones China Offshore 50 Index represents the largest, super-sect »

RBC Capital Markets joins TradeWeb's network

RBC Capital Markets joins TradeWeb's network

Thu, 27/10/2005 - 07:17

RBC Capital Markets has become the newest dealer participant on TradeWeb's online bond trading network, providing liquidity for the UK Gilts market. TradeWeb is the »

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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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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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