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CFTC proposes order exempting credit default products from CEA

CFTC proposes order exempting credit default products from CEA

Tue, 15/05/2007 - 07:00

The Washington-based Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is proposing to exempt the trading and clearing of certain credit default options and credit default basket options from ap »

NIR Group, LLC closes third CDO fund

NIR Group, LLC closes third CDO fund

Tue, 15/05/2007 - 06:59

The NIR Group, LLC, a US-based specialist investment management firm, has successfully closed Norma CDO I, a USD 1.5 billion collateralized debt obligation (CDO) fund. »

Ogier advises on establishment of USD 4.5 billion secondaries fund

Ogier advises on establishment of USD 4.5 billion secondaries fund

Tue, 15/05/2007 - 06:58

Partner Roger Le Tissier, along with Bryon Rees and Rabie Abas of the law firm Ogier, have acted as Guernsey legal advisers to Coller Investment Management Limited on the final closing of »

Withers continues to build funds expertise with new partner hire

Withers continues to build funds expertise with new partner hire

Tue, 15/05/2007 - 06:56

Withers LLP continues to build its Funds, Investment, Tax and Trust Practice with the appointment of funds partner John Greenwood, who joins Withers from Appleby Hunter Bailhache in the Br »

Josserand leads Alternative Investments Institutional Sales at Pioneer

Josserand leads Alternative Investments Institutional Sales at Pioneer

Tue, 15/05/2007 - 06:55

Antoine Josserand has joined Pioneer Investments (PI) as Head of Alternative Investments Institutional Sales. »

PegasusAsia fund seeded by NewAlpha Advisers

PegasusAsia fund seeded by NewAlpha Advisers

Mon, 14/05/2007 - 07:00

NewAlpha Advisers, the Paris-based hedge fund seeding subsidiary of the leading French group ADI - Alternative Investments, has announced its ninth hedge fund seed agreement, with PegasusA »

Nikko AM expands fixed income expertise

Nikko AM expands fixed income expertise

Mon, 14/05/2007 - 06:59

Thomas Juterbock has joined as Senior Portfolio Manager at Nikko Alternative Asset Management Inc., a New York-based subsidiary of Nikko Asset Management Tokyo. »

National Futures Association publishes guide to help individuals identify and avoid investment scams

National Futures Association publishes guide to help individuals identify and avoid investment scams

Mon, 14/05/2007 - 06:58

The US National Futures Association (NFA) has published a new investor education booklet entitled "Scams and Swindles: An Educational Guide to Avoiding Investment Fraud." The gui »

JADE prepares for launch of crude palm oil futures contract

JADE prepares for launch of crude palm oil futures contract

Mon, 14/05/2007 - 06:57

The Joint Asian Derivatives Exchange (JADE) plans to launch its Crude Palm Oil (CPO) futures contract on 6 June 2007. »

Alternative-Index Ltd launches series of investable indices

Alternative-Index Ltd launches series of investable indices

Mon, 14/05/2007 - 06:56

Alternative-Index Ltd, the Swiss provider of Alternative Investment Indices, has launched a series of 25 new investable alternative investment indices constructed from an eligible pool of »

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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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