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HSBC European Absolute raise further capital with placing and offer

HSBC European Absolute raise further capital with placing and offer

Mon, 05/12/2005 - 06:13

HSBC European Absolute Limited (European Absolute) is to raise extra capital with a placing and offer for subscription of Sterling Hedged and Euro shares. The offe »

Copernico lists Latin America Strategic Fund in Dublin

Copernico lists Latin America Strategic Fund in Dublin

Mon, 05/12/2005 - 06:11

Independent investment manager Copernico Capital Partners has listed the Copernico Latin America Strategic Fund on the Irish Stock Exchange.The fund, which is open »

Harmony Gold to dual list on NASDAQ

Harmony Gold to dual list on NASDAQ

Mon, 05/12/2005 - 06:07

Gold mining specialist Harmony is the first South African company to dual list its ADRs on the NASDAQ National Market and the NYSE. The stock began trading on the N »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Looking at growth beyond the USD 100 billion level: Sean Flynn, Managing Director and Head of UBS Hedge Fund Services.

The Hedgeweek Interview: Looking at growth beyond the USD 100 billion level: Sean Flynn, Managing Director and Head of UBS Hedge Fund Services.

Fri, 02/12/2005 - 06:17

Sean Flynn outlines developments at UBS Fund Services, including the opening of a Toronto fund administration operation in 2006 to service the North American market. < »

Successful start to extended US afternoon trading on Eurex

Successful start to extended US afternoon trading on Eurex

Fri, 02/12/2005 - 06:13

Extended US afternoon trading on the international derivatives exchange Eurex has seen a successful start since its introduction on 21 November. Euex announced this »

Two new launches added to Henderson Hedge Fund Platform

Two new launches added to Henderson Hedge Fund Platform

Fri, 02/12/2005 - 06:11

Henderson Global Investors has taken the number of funds on its hedge fund platform to 11 with the launch this month of two new funds. The addition of the European »

Kyte, Talisman and Habib to launch fund management business

Kyte, Talisman and Habib to launch fund management business

Fri, 02/12/2005 - 06:07

The Kyte Group, Talisman Global Asset Management and Dr Rami Habib have launched a new fund management business, KTH Fund Management LLP.  KTH has a mandate to ide »

Changes to MSCI US Equity Indices and MSCI Standard Index Series

Changes to MSCI US Equity Indices and MSCI Standard Index Series

Thu, 01/12/2005 - 06:17

MSCI Barra has announced changes to both the MSCI US Equity Indices and the MSCI Standard Series Index with effect from 30 November, 2005. These changes result from »

Alvarez &amp; Marsal and MWM forge BVI insolvency service alliance

Alvarez & Marsal and MWM forge BVI insolvency service alliance

Thu, 01/12/2005 - 06:07

Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) has teamed up with MWM Corporate Services (MWM) to offer restructuring, insolvency and forensic services to BVI companies. The timing of this »

Investors adapt to market downturn in US convertibles

Investors adapt to market downturn in US convertibles

Thu, 01/12/2005 - 06:07

The long-market value of institutional holdings of US convertibles plunged almost 20 per cent over the past year to approximately USD 240 billion. The drop is a res »

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Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Tue, 24/02/2015 - 19:14

New regulations are allowing hedge fund managers and institutional investors to take advantage of fresh opportunities in the Swiss market, from innovative new fund platforms to new fund strategies and structures that provide significant portfolio diversification opportunities... »

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The attraction of incubator platforms has increased noticeably in recent years. New hedge funds face a Sisyphus-like task getting up and running as global regulation and compliance pushes costs up, whilst investors simultaneously expect to see institutional quality operations in place from day one.     ... »

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How to Access Europe using third party AIFMs

Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »

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Richard A Kimball Jr, CEO, HEXL

Healthcare costs continue to spiral out of control and yet still achieve relatively poor outcomes, says Richard A Kimball Jr (pictured), CEO of HEXL… ... »

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Six trends shaping the next generation

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 08:01

Just 20 years ago, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were novelties. Now, after two decades of explosive growth, they are firmly entrenched in the asset management landscape. Total US-listed ETF assets reached a record-setting USD2.0 trillion at the end of 2014, up from USD1.7 trillion a year earlier, and inflows totaled USD244 billion for the year. European ETFs also saw record flows in 2014; they attracted USD61.4 billion in new assets, more than three times the 2013 total. ... »

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