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Copernico lists Latin America Strategic Fund in Dublin

Copernico lists Latin America Strategic Fund in Dublin

Mon, 05/12/2005 - 06:11

Independent investment manager Copernico Capital Partners has listed the Copernico Latin America Strategic Fund on the Irish Stock Exchange.The fund, which is open »

Harmony Gold to dual list on NASDAQ

Harmony Gold to dual list on NASDAQ

Mon, 05/12/2005 - 06:07

Gold mining specialist Harmony is the first South African company to dual list its ADRs on the NASDAQ National Market and the NYSE. The stock began trading on the N »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Looking at growth beyond the USD 100 billion level: Sean Flynn, Managing Director and Head of UBS Hedge Fund Services.

The Hedgeweek Interview: Looking at growth beyond the USD 100 billion level: Sean Flynn, Managing Director and Head of UBS Hedge Fund Services.

Fri, 02/12/2005 - 06:17

Sean Flynn outlines developments at UBS Fund Services, including the opening of a Toronto fund administration operation in 2006 to service the North American market. < »

Successful start to extended US afternoon trading on Eurex

Successful start to extended US afternoon trading on Eurex

Fri, 02/12/2005 - 06:13

Extended US afternoon trading on the international derivatives exchange Eurex has seen a successful start since its introduction on 21 November. Euex announced this »

Two new launches added to Henderson Hedge Fund Platform

Two new launches added to Henderson Hedge Fund Platform

Fri, 02/12/2005 - 06:11

Henderson Global Investors has taken the number of funds on its hedge fund platform to 11 with the launch this month of two new funds. The addition of the European »

Kyte, Talisman and Habib to launch fund management business

Kyte, Talisman and Habib to launch fund management business

Fri, 02/12/2005 - 06:07

The Kyte Group, Talisman Global Asset Management and Dr Rami Habib have launched a new fund management business, KTH Fund Management LLP.  KTH has a mandate to ide »

Changes to MSCI US Equity Indices and MSCI Standard Index Series

Changes to MSCI US Equity Indices and MSCI Standard Index Series

Thu, 01/12/2005 - 06:17

MSCI Barra has announced changes to both the MSCI US Equity Indices and the MSCI Standard Series Index with effect from 30 November, 2005. These changes result from »

Alvarez &amp; Marsal and MWM forge BVI insolvency service alliance

Alvarez & Marsal and MWM forge BVI insolvency service alliance

Thu, 01/12/2005 - 06:07

Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) has teamed up with MWM Corporate Services (MWM) to offer restructuring, insolvency and forensic services to BVI companies. The timing of this »

Investors adapt to market downturn in US convertibles

Investors adapt to market downturn in US convertibles

Thu, 01/12/2005 - 06:07

The long-market value of institutional holdings of US convertibles plunged almost 20 per cent over the past year to approximately USD 240 billion. The drop is a res »

Borsa Italiana and Euronext close acquisition of MTS

Borsa Italiana and Euronext close acquisition of MTS

Wed, 30/11/2005 - 06:13

Euronext and Borsa Italiana's 51:49 joint venture has closed the acquisition of 51 per cent of Societa per il Mercato dei Titoli di Stato (MTS). The joint venture, »

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