Comment: Cinderella without a clock

John R.Taylor, Jr., Chief Investment Officer, FX Concepts, Inc.  examines the global  impact of rising US interest rates and forecasts the decline of the dollar. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Thomas Raber, Managing Director, Key Asset Management, London

Key Asset Management, the fund of hedge funds specialist, this year hit the USD 1 billion level in assets under management. »

SEC files charges against PIMCO over USD 4 billion Canary trades

The SEC has filed civil fraud charges against PIMCO over undisclosed market timing trades of over USD 4 billion conducted by Canary Capital Partners LLC. »

Indices drop into negative territory this week

All the HFRX Indices lost ground in the week ended 11 May 2004, with the Merger Arbitrage Index recording the smallest loss of -0.04%. »

CBOE selects market makers for electronic platform

The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) has selected seven firms to serve as electronic-Designated Primary Market Makers (e-DPMs). e- »

DrKW boosts London hedge fund sales force

Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (DrKW) has strengthened its London-based Hedge Fund Sales team with a number of appointments. Angela Osb »

Olympia Capital launches FCP with combined investment approach

Paris-based Olympia Capital Management (OCM) has launched a French fund that combines both traditional and alternative investment approaches. »

Forex and derivative customers reap benefits of bank competition

Competition among banks for treasury management business is making credit more easily available, customer service more focused, and electronic services more efficient. »

OCM launches leveraged version of multi-strategy fund of funds

Olympia Capital Management (OCM) has launched a twice-leveraged version of its Olympia Star II fund of hedge funds (formerly Olympia Global Hedge). »

UK Regulatory Update: Reforms to the offshore funds regime

Paul Hale and Martin Shah of Simmons & Simmons update readers on amendments to UK taxation rules on offshore funds. The Finance Bill 20 »

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