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Asian hedge funds become a more viable business

Asian hedge funds become a more viable business

Wed, 18/04/2007 - 16:07

While some specialists, and a few global names, have had exposure to Asian hedge funds for 10 years or more, in 2003 global allocators began to review the universe of hedge fund managers in Asia mo »

Developing a long-term presence in Asia

Developing a long-term presence in Asia

Wed, 18/04/2007 - 13:45

With its core PerTrac Analytical Platform product, PerTrac Financial Solutions is by far the largest player in the market in the market for providing asset allocation and investment analysis softwa »

Emerging managers look to outsourcing

Emerging managers look to outsourcing

Wed, 18/04/2007 - 13:44

The hedge fund industry in Asia today resembles that in Europe a couple of years ago. »

Start-ups help Singapore gain in rivalry with Hong Kong

Start-ups help Singapore gain in rivalry with Hong Kong

Wed, 18/04/2007 - 13:42

Hong Kong may remain the main Asian centre for hedge funds outside Japan, but its perennial rival Singapore is steadily gaining ground, thanks in part to a relaxed regulatory regime for managers th »

Opportunity knocks for hedge fund services

Opportunity knocks for hedge fund services

Wed, 18/04/2007 - 13:41

As fast as hedge funds spring up to capitalise on the investment opportunities available in Asia's dynamic and fast-growing markets, they are being shadowed by providers of services to the industry »

Singapore completes a global footprint

Singapore completes a global footprint

Wed, 18/04/2007 - 13:40

The decision by Custom House Administration to establish a presence in Singapore is far from a spur-of-the moment action but part of an expansion plan we have been refining for several years. »

Asian market shows its maturity

Asian market shows its maturity

Wed, 18/04/2007 - 13:39

A common view of Asia's hedge fund industry is that it lags a few years behind its counterparts in the US and Europe. »

Vikram Pandit to head Citi Alternative Investments

Vikram Pandit to head Citi Alternative Investments

Wed, 18/04/2007 - 07:00

Vikram Pandit is to be named CEO of Citi Alternative Investments following the agreement by Citigroup to acquire Old Lane Partners, LP. »

Deutsche Börse expands customized indices offering with world nuclear power index launched for JPMorgan

Deutsche Börse expands customized indices offering with world nuclear power index launched for JPMorgan

Wed, 18/04/2007 - 06:59

Deutsche Börse has further expanded its customized indices offering a World Nuclear Power Index for JPMorgan. »

Kenmar to launch environmentally friendly, sustainable FoHF

Kenmar to launch environmentally friendly, sustainable FoHF

Wed, 18/04/2007 - 06:58

Rye Brook, NY-based Kenmar is to launch the Kenmar Global ECO Fund SPC Limited, a socially responsible investment vehicle. »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

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