SEC takes emergency action against Palm Beach hedge funds

The Securities and Exchange Commission has filed an emergency civil action to halt a USD 81m fraud by a group of Palm Beach-based hedge funds. The SEC's enforcement »


GAM Multi-Arbitrage to reopen to subscriptions

GAM Multi-Arbitrage will re-open to subscriptions on 28 March 2005. »


Reuters subsidiary to acquire HedgeWorld and TASS Research

Lipper, a wholly owned subsidiary of Reuters, is expanding its reach in hedge fund and data research by acquiring TASS Research and HedgeWorld. Lipper, a leading fu »


Global hedge fund vacancies posted on Hedgeweek.com

Senior CDO Structurer Top US investment bank requires a senior CDO structurer to work in the New York based team.The team is expanding rapidly in both flow and structured de »


Examining trend characteristics

Karsten Schröder and Florian Leder of Amplitude Capital LLP outline a new trend indicator designed to overcome the weaknesses of existing concepts. Executiv »


Finance industry promotes Jersey as base for high value business

A new campaign highlighting the benefits of using Jersey for niche market funds and family offices is aiming to bring further specialist business to the island. In »


Thames River Capital launches Property Growth & Income Fund

Thames River Capital is set to launch the Thames River Property Growth & Income Fund (TRPGIF) on 23 March, subject to the relevant regulatory approval. TRPGIF, whi »


Teneo Partners wins Japanese securities sales agency licence

Teneo Partners has become the first foreign registered alternative investment specialist to be granted a securities sales agency licence by Japan's FSA. Speaking ab »


Airline bidder arrested for trying to bribe 'hedge fund'

One of the bidders for bankrupt Hawaiian Airlines was arrested his week on US federal charges of perpetrating a fraudulent scheme. Paul Boghosian, 50, who holds th »


Eurex Repo enhances product and service offerings

Eurex Repo is making a number of improvements that will give participants an enhanced product and service offering when trading repo. Starting 23 May, Eurex Repo pa »


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