ARENA to launch two Bahamas-domiciled funds of hedge funds

Guernsey-based ARENA Fund Management Ltd is set to launch two Bahamas-domiciled funds of hedge funds at the end of the month. Both the ARENA Conservative Fund and ARENA Dynamic Fund will inv »

Landmark Investors to open funds to outside investors on 1 July

Landmark Investors LLC, owned by Baron Advisors and the family office of Barry Diller and the von Furstenbergs, is opening two funds to outside investors. Landmark Investors, an alternative »

Asia indices sluggish in May as funds protect capital, minimise losses

The HSBC AsiaHedge Composite Index was all but static in May, putting on just 0.21% for the month and indicating that managers are being tested to their limits. These statistics could sugges »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Focusing on the Canadian Story: Veronika Hirsch, portfolio manager of the BluMont Hirsch Long/Short Offshore Fund

Veronika Hirsch, Chief Investment Officer & Lead Portfolio Manager of Canada's BluMont Capital, outlines the firm's investment approach, products and strategy. »

Eurex signs agreement with Osaka Securities Exchange

Eurex, the international derivatives exchange, has agreed to work with the Osaka Securities Exchange (OSE) to expand the reach of both exchanges. Under the terms of »

Research explores investor-driven approach to packaging of alpha

A new research paper from Edhec shows how the alpha benefits of using fixed-income derivatives can be successfully transported to a core investor portfolio. The pap »

Borsa Italiana to introduce long term options on IDEM

Borsa Italiana will introduce 'long term options' on IDEM, its derivatives market, with effect from 11 July. The new contracts will allow investors to take position »

RAB Capital to acquire Cross Asset Management

London-based RAB Capital plc has made its first strategic acquisition with the purchase of Cross Asset Management Ltd. Roddy Campbell and David Linsley founded Cros »

New institutional alternative asset management company

Jeffrey E. Devers, John Michaelson and James R. »

HSBC Alternative Fund Services to offer custody services in Milan

HSBC's Alternative Fund Services has received Bank of Italy approval to open a custody operation for alternative investment funds in Milan. Paolo Lippolis has been »

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