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NIR Group closes first CDO

NIR Group closes first CDO

Mon, 08/05/2006 - 21:14

The NIR Group, LLC has closed the USD 1.5 bn West Trade Funding CDO I, the group's first collateralized debt obligation transaction. »

Theta Capital Management expands investment team

Theta Capital Management expands investment team

Mon, 08/05/2006 - 21:12

Theta Capital Management is expanding its investment team with the hiring of Marco Smelter and Thomas Heidstra as portfolio managers as from 1 July »

Torrey appoints new head of risk management

Torrey appoints new head of risk management

Mon, 08/05/2006 - 21:11

SEC-registered investment adviser Torrey Associates has appointed John Casano as Head of Risk Management.  »

Hedge fund managers head for Guernsey

Hedge fund managers head for Guernsey

Mon, 08/05/2006 - 07:59

As interest in hedge funds has grown in the United Kingdom and Europe in recent years, a large number of promoters have chosen to locate their funds »

Harwood report promises a fund regulation revolution

Harwood report promises a fund regulation revolution

Fri, 05/05/2006 - 08:03

Guernsey is on the brink of what many industry professionals believe may be a revolution in the way funds are authorised and regulated, following th »

Thames River chooses to remain independent, Jones to step down

Thames River chooses to remain independent, Jones to step down

Fri, 05/05/2006 - 08:01

London's Thames River Capital LLP has chosen to remain independent following a strategic review by Chief Executive Glyn Jones, who is to st »

BlueCrest joins forces with Close FM to launch UK-listed vehicle

BlueCrest joins forces with Close FM to launch UK-listed vehicle

Fri, 05/05/2006 - 08:00

USD 9.2bn AuM BlueCrest is making its hedge fund strategies available to UK institutional and HNWI investors for the first time via an AIM- »

Flexibility and expertise promote Guernsey fund boom

Flexibility and expertise promote Guernsey fund boom

Fri, 05/05/2006 - 07:59

For Guernsey's fund industry, 2005 was the most successful year yet, underlining the island's pre-eminent position as the jurisdiction of choice for »

Survivorship bias: Liquidation must be separated from other exit types

Survivorship bias: Liquidation must be separated from other exit types

Fri, 05/05/2006 - 07:59

Fund liquidations must be separated from funds that exit databases for other reasons, if survivorship bias is to be accurately calculate »

Fauchier aims to raise GBP 100m for Absolute Return Trust Limited

Fauchier aims to raise GBP 100m for Absolute Return Trust Limited

Fri, 05/05/2006 - 07:58

London-based Fauchier Partners is aiming to raise an additional GBP100 million for the Absolute Return Trust fund of hedge funds via a s »

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