Hedge funds generate USD 25 billion in banking fees

Global investment banks shared record revenue of USD 25 billion in 2004 from doing business with hedge funds.According to estimates by Credit Suisse First Boston (C »


Morgan Stanley unveils macro hedge fund research

New research shows that hedge funds do not appear to be the driving force behind low government bond yields, or the compression in credit spreads. The research pape »


State Street releases survey on institutional investing trends

The results of a new survey show that a majority of institutional investors intend to add to their hedge fund holdings over the next three years. The move into hedg »


CCorp moves to complete Global Clearing Link for 23 hour trading of Eurex global benchmark products

Eurex is preparing to increase access by US and Asia-Pacific customers to its global benchmark products via Eurex US and its clearing partner CCorp. The Chicago-bas »


Phoenix Kapitaldienst employee investigated in EUR 600m fraud case

A local court in Frankfurt has started insolvency proceedings against Frankfurt-based derivatives brokerage Phoenix Kapitaldienst GmbH. Last week, Germany's financi »


Overview of the UK Budget 2005

Rob Edwards of HedgeStart Partners LLP provides a snapshot of the key features in the UK Chancellor's Budget for 2005/06Perhaps even more so than before, the level »


Harmonic enhances infrastructure by appointing new operations partner

Fixed income and currency specialist hedge fund Harmonic Capital Partners has appointed Phil Briggs as operations partner. Briggs has had overall responsibility fo »


Cairn Capital Credit Opportunities Fund attracts over USD 100m

The first closing of Cairn Capital's Credit Opportunities Fund has attracted initial commitments in excess of USD 100m from UK, European and US investors. Focusing »


Key marketing appointment

Key Asset Management Limited has appointed Shyam Moorjani as head of marketing with effect from 28 February 2005. Chartered accountant Moorjani, who was head of in »


PFPC unifies alternatives groups under Kehoe

PFPC Inc has consolidated its US and international alternative investment groups under one management structure headed by Joan Kehoe. In her new role as president o »


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