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CMA Global Hedge announces top 20 portfolio allocations

CMA Global Hedge announces top 20 portfolio allocations

Thu, 10/08/2006 - 06:58

CMA Global Hedge PCC Limited has announced further details of its initial investment programme and its disclosure principles. »

German market growth benefits from Master KAG structure

German market growth benefits from Master KAG structure

Wed, 09/08/2006 - 10:57

Christian Benigni expects to see strong growth in the German hedge funds business this year and next, and he is well placed to know. »

Delivering tax transparency

Delivering tax transparency

Wed, 09/08/2006 - 10:26

When the new legislation governing alternative investment funds came into force in Germany more than two years ago, HSBC's Alternative Fund Services (AFS) took a two-fold approach to capitalise on »

The evolution of prime brokerage in Germany

The evolution of prime brokerage in Germany

Wed, 09/08/2006 - 10:22

Since the introduction of the 2004 German Investment Act, there has been debate on the potential growth of the local hedge fund market, and on possible 'local' prime brokerage solutions. »

New ETFs improve index tracking and reduce trading costs

New ETFs improve index tracking and reduce trading costs

Wed, 09/08/2006 - 10:19

Exchange-traded funds allow investors to track the performance of specific market segments more efficiently and reduce costs, helping institutions to create more efficient portfolios for use in cor »

Institutional market poised for take-off

Institutional market poised for take-off

Wed, 09/08/2006 - 10:15

The change of the law in 2004 allowed hedge funds and funds of hedge funds to be launched under German regulations for the first time. »

Derivatives take larger role with hedge funds

Derivatives take larger role with hedge funds

Wed, 09/08/2006 - 10:09

Surging flows of capital into hedge funds over the past few years have aroused fears that overcrowding in popular strategies will drive returns down and reduce the appeal of alternative investment »

Hedge Funds Liberalisation Starts to Bear Fruit

Hedge Funds Liberalisation Starts to Bear Fruit

Wed, 09/08/2006 - 10:03

When Germany liberalised its rules governing hedge funds and taxation of their income at the beginning of 2004 the initiative was hailed in some quarters as a new dawn for the sector. »

KGR Capital's European office gains authorisation from the FSA in London

KGR Capital's European office gains authorisation from the FSA in London

Wed, 09/08/2006 - 07:00

KGR Capital has gained authorisation for KGR Capital (Europe) Ltd from the UK Financial Services Authority. »

UK funds under management up 7% in 2005 to record USD 3.5 trillion

UK funds under management up 7% in 2005 to record USD 3.5 trillion

Wed, 09/08/2006 - 07:00

Assets under management of the UK fund management industry increased for the third year running in 2005 to USD 3,450 billion. »

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Article
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.  ... »

Special report
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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North America

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. ... »

Special report
State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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