Spain plans minimum threshold for hedge fund investments

Spain is planning to set a minimum threshold of EUR 100,000 for individual and institutional investments in hedge funds. The planned threshold is being set high to limit participation to HNW »

Keller leaves Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch for CEO role at 3A

Jean Keller has been appointed CEO of 3A - Alternative Asset advisors, the alternative investment division of Swiss banking group SYZ & Co. Keller, 40, has substant »

Record Q4 growth speeds hedge funds towards USD 1 trillion level

The latest report from Hedge Fund Research reveals that the hedge funds sector ended 2004 with nearly USD 1 trillion in assets under management. Growth in 2004 was »

Eurex Special Focus: Derivatives - a tool for efficient fund management

In this article Eurex outlines the case for the use of derivatives within pension fund portfolios with examples of how to build derivatives into traditional portfolios. »

Asia-Pacific regional strategies must do better in 2005

Investors will be looking for higher comparative returns in 2005 following a year of tough investment conditions for Asia-Pacific hedge fund managers. The Bank of B »

Weak week for indices

The HFRX indices moved into negative territory this week, with the Market Directional Index dropping -1.11. Other key losses were recorded by the Equity Hedge Index »

Brown joins Thames River Capital board

Former Gartmore joint chief executive and finance director Andrew Brown has joined the board of Thames River Capital (UK) Ltd. Since retiring in 1999, Brown has been involved in providing gu »

Stephens to join Stephens Investment Management as Chairman

Paul Stephens, a co-founder of both Robertson Stephens & Co. »

New tools for hedge fund evaluation

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Decision Capital to introduce European investors to Agile Group

Decision Capital Management has entered into an agreement to introduce Agile Group's Euro class fund to investors in Germany, Austria, Belgium and Sweden. "Agile Gr »

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