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Credit Suisse and SFM launch USD 200m carbon-backed forestry finance facility

Credit Suisse and SFM launch USD 200m carbon-backed forestry finance facility

Mon, 21/05/2007 - 07:00

Sustainable Forestry Management (SFM) Limited and Credit Suisse (CS) have today announced the formation of a new special purpose vehicle, Sustainable Carbon Finance, to provide up to USD 2 »

Deutsche Bank launches index linked to US municipal market

Deutsche Bank launches index linked to US municipal market

Mon, 21/05/2007 - 06:59

Deutsche Bank has launched a new proprietary index, dbMAST, linked to the USD 2 trillion US Municipal Market. »

Forsyth Partners adds share classes to alternative income fund

Forsyth Partners adds share classes to alternative income fund

Mon, 21/05/2007 - 06:58

Forsyth Partners has created two new share classes for the Cayman domiciled Forsyth Alternative Income Fund. »

Securities finance platform sees record usage

Securities finance platform sees record usage

Mon, 21/05/2007 - 06:57

New York-based EquiLend has reported record growth in trade volumes, resulting from a first quarter during which transaction value and operations services usage increased due to firms leve »

Context Capital Management and TQA Investors join forces to form billion-dollar hedge fund

Context Capital Management and TQA Investors join forces to form billion-dollar hedge fund

Fri, 18/05/2007 - 07:01

The US-based investment firms Context Capital Management, LLC and TQA Investors, LLC are combining to form Context/TQA Advisors. »

Hedge fund IPOs offer benefits, but challenges loom

Hedge fund IPOs offer benefits, but challenges loom

Fri, 18/05/2007 - 07:00

Ernst & Young's Michael DeStefano and Karen Vejseli outline the benefits and challenges of listing hedge funds in the US market. »

Deutsche Bank creates European-focused prime finance sales team

Deutsche Bank creates European-focused prime finance sales team

Fri, 18/05/2007 - 06:59

Deutsche Bank is continuing to expand its Global Prime Finance franchise with the creation of a European-focused team to concentrate on marketing prime brokerage, synthetic finance and sec »

Global launches Islamic fund of funds investing in local plus international funds

Global launches Islamic fund of funds investing in local plus international funds

Fri, 18/05/2007 - 06:58

Kuwait-based Global Investment House has launched the Global Islamic Fund of Funds, an open-ended fund of funds investing in local and international Shari'a compliant funds, including hedg »

Time to move on? Alternative investment jobs now listed on hedgemedia.com

Time to move on? Alternative investment jobs now listed on hedgemedia.com

Fri, 18/05/2007 - 06:57

Hedgemedia.com has launched the world's largest portal for jobs in the alternative investments sector - hedge funds, private equity funds and real estate funds - at »

Park Square Capital launches Europe's largest credit opportunities fund

Park Square Capital launches Europe's largest credit opportunities fund

Thu, 17/05/2007 - 07:01

Park Square Capital, LLP, the London-based credit products investment adviser, has launched Europe's largest Credit Opportunities Fund by equity commitments. »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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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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