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Funds of hedge funds and UK institutional investors

Funds of hedge funds and UK institutional investors

Tue, 06/12/2005 - 06:13

Many UK institutional investors - the large pension funds, local authorities and charities - are now showing keen interest in alternative investments. Indications a »

BNP Paribas funds Hedge Fund Centre at London Business School

BNP Paribas funds Hedge Fund Centre at London Business School

Tue, 06/12/2005 - 06:11

BNP Paribas is to fund London Business School's Centre for Hedge Fund Research and Education for three academic years up to September 2008. This is the first time »

Cayman hedge funds community raises USD 175k for children's charity

Cayman hedge funds community raises USD 175k for children's charity

Tue, 06/12/2005 - 06:01

Cayman's hedge fund community rallied together this month in support of a new Cayman charity formed to eradicate child abuse and assist victims. At a benefit dinner »

Latin America Review: The region's leading hedge fund managers comment on the outlook and prospects as fundamentals improve

Latin America Review: The region's leading hedge fund managers comment on the outlook and prospects as fundamentals improve

Mon, 05/12/2005 - 06:17

Hedgeweek surveys a selection of the key hedge fund managers in Latin America and polls their views on the market. For longer than most investors and hedge fund man »

HSBC European Absolute raise further capital with placing and offer

HSBC European Absolute raise further capital with placing and offer

Mon, 05/12/2005 - 06:13

HSBC European Absolute Limited (European Absolute) is to raise extra capital with a placing and offer for subscription of Sterling Hedged and Euro shares. The offe »

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 »

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977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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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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