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RMF sponsors Swiss-managed insurance-linked securities hedge fund

RMF sponsors Swiss-managed insurance-linked securities hedge fund

Mon, 27/06/2005 - 07:13

RMF has concluded a seeding arrangement through its hedge fund ventures programme with ISPartners Alternative Risk Advisors AG. Under the terms of agreement, RMF - »

LODH Multiadviser funds authorised for Swiss distribution

LODH Multiadviser funds authorised for Swiss distribution

Mon, 27/06/2005 - 07:11

Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch & Cie has received authorization to distribute five new funds of hedge funds in Switzerland. With 15 years' experience in alternative a »

Fairfield Greenwich hires senior investment team member

Fairfield Greenwich hires senior investment team member

Mon, 27/06/2005 - 07:07

Fairfield Greenwich Group (FGG) continues to expand with the appointment of David S Upson III as a senior member of the firm's investment team. Upson will work on »

ARENA to launch two Bahamas-domiciled funds of hedge funds

ARENA to launch two Bahamas-domiciled funds of hedge funds

Fri, 24/06/2005 - 07:13

Guernsey-based ARENA Fund Management Ltd is set to launch two Bahamas-domiciled funds of hedge funds at the end of the month. Both the ARENA Conservative Fund and ARENA Dynamic Fund will inv »

Landmark Investors to open funds to outside investors on 1 July

Landmark Investors to open funds to outside investors on 1 July

Fri, 24/06/2005 - 07:11

Landmark Investors LLC, owned by Baron Advisors and the family office of Barry Diller and the von Furstenbergs, is opening two funds to outside investors. Landmark Investors, an alternative »

Asia indices sluggish in May as funds protect capital, minimise losses

Asia indices sluggish in May as funds protect capital, minimise losses

Fri, 24/06/2005 - 07:03

The HSBC AsiaHedge Composite Index was all but static in May, putting on just 0.21% for the month and indicating that managers are being tested to their limits. These statistics could sugges »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Focusing on the Canadian Story: Veronika Hirsch, portfolio manager of the BluMont Hirsch Long/Short Offshore Fund

The Hedgeweek Interview: Focusing on the Canadian Story: Veronika Hirsch, portfolio manager of the BluMont Hirsch Long/Short Offshore Fund

Fri, 24/06/2005 - 06:17

Veronika Hirsch, Chief Investment Officer & Lead Portfolio Manager of Canada's BluMont Capital, outlines the firm's investment approach, products and strategy. »

Eurex signs agreement with Osaka Securities Exchange

Eurex signs agreement with Osaka Securities Exchange

Thu, 23/06/2005 - 07:13

Eurex, the international derivatives exchange, has agreed to work with the Osaka Securities Exchange (OSE) to expand the reach of both exchanges. Under the terms of »

Research explores investor-driven approach to packaging of alpha

Research explores investor-driven approach to packaging of alpha

Thu, 23/06/2005 - 07:13

A new research paper from Edhec shows how the alpha benefits of using fixed-income derivatives can be successfully transported to a core investor portfolio. The pap »

Borsa Italiana to introduce long term options on IDEM

Borsa Italiana to introduce long term options on IDEM

Thu, 23/06/2005 - 01:07

Borsa Italiana will introduce 'long term options' on IDEM, its derivatives market, with effect from 11 July. The new contracts will allow investors to take position »

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Read how managed accounts platforms are now catering to a wide spectrum of investor needs, from straightforward commingled funds to sophisticated infrastructure solutions for the largest institutional investors. And the rise of liquid alternatives means that onshore funds - UCITS, AIFs and '40 Act funds - are becoming just as popular as offshore funds... »

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Following the strong win by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in the Japanese General Election, John Vail (pictured), Chief Global Strategist, Nikko Asset Management, sees further boosts for Japan from corporate profits moving through to wage rises… ... »

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