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Electronic reporting for Cayman Islands Regulated Funds now underway

Electronic reporting for Cayman Islands Regulated Funds now underway

Tue, 10/04/2007 - 06:59

The mechanism for the electronic submission of annual returns for funds licensed, registered and administered in the Cayman Islands is now in place. »

Strongest trading month on Eurex

Strongest trading month on Eurex

Thu, 05/04/2007 - 07:00

Eurex, the international derivatives exchange, reports that a total of 199 million contracts were traded in March 2007. »

RAB Capital appoints John Kenny as Chief Risk Officer

RAB Capital appoints John Kenny as Chief Risk Officer

Thu, 05/04/2007 - 06:59

John Kenny, previously Risk Officer at Brevan Howard, is joining RAB Capital plc as Chief Risk Officer. »

BNP Paribas to acquire RBS International Securities Services

BNP Paribas to acquire RBS International Securities Services

Wed, 04/04/2007 - 07:00

BNP Paribas has agreed to acquire RBS International Securities Services (Holdings) Limited, a 70:30 joint venture between The Royal Bank of Scotland International and The Bank of New York. »

Comment: Existing regulations for hedge funds and funds of hedge funds should be relaxed in upcoming revision of German Investment Act

Comment: Existing regulations for hedge funds and funds of hedge funds should be relaxed in upcoming revision of German Investment Act

Wed, 04/04/2007 - 06:59

Dr Sven Zeller, partner at Clifford Chance, and Patrick Schmidt, associate at Clifford Chance, say that more needs to be done to improve Germany's legal framework for hedge funds. »

Eurex obtains recognition from the Dubai Financial Services Authority

Eurex obtains recognition from the Dubai Financial Services Authority

Wed, 04/04/2007 - 06:58

The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) has granted Eurex the status of a Recognised Body within the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC). »

HypoVereinsbank and CACEIS agree on strategic partnership in securities services

HypoVereinsbank and CACEIS agree on strategic partnership in securities services

Wed, 04/04/2007 - 06:57

HypoVereinsbank (HVB) is planning to transfer its securities processing and custodian activities to the French financial services provider CACEIS. »

HFR Asset Management offers German White Funds reporting

HFR Asset Management offers German White Funds reporting

Tue, 03/04/2007 - 07:00

HFR Asset Management is making available German 'White Funds' reporting for both its index and single strategy hedge fund products. »

New global brand identity for Appleby Hunter Bailhache

New global brand identity for Appleby Hunter Bailhache

Tue, 03/04/2007 - 07:00

Appleby Hunter Bailhache has changed its name to Appleby with effect from 1 April 2007. »

ICAP plc sells Exotix stake to employees and Spencer-controlled firm

ICAP plc sells Exotix stake to employees and Spencer-controlled firm

Tue, 03/04/2007 - 06:59

ICAP plc has reduced its stake in specialist emerging markets broker and arranger Exotix Limited  by 58% following a sale of shares to the employees of Exotix, and to IPGL Limited, a »

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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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