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Two more senior hires added to the Gottex team

Two more senior hires added to the Gottex team

Thu, 21/07/2005 - 07:13

Gabriel Bousbib and Gustavo Dominguez are the latest senior recruits to the Gottex Fund Management Group management team. Bousib, the former CEO of PlusFunds, join »

Horizon names new portfolio manager

Horizon names new portfolio manager

Thu, 21/07/2005 - 07:05

Horizon Cash Management LLC has added a fourth professional to its investment team with the appointment of Jill A. »

Gray Smith joins Ogier LLP as partner

Gray Smith joins Ogier LLP as partner

Thu, 21/07/2005 - 07:03

New Ogier partner Gray Smith will head up the firm's London operation providing Cayman Islands legal services to clients from the firm's European offices. Smith st »

From Boutique to Department Store: Growing a hedge fund business

From Boutique to Department Store: Growing a hedge fund business

Wed, 20/07/2005 - 08:11

Craig Reeves, Managing Director, Platinum Capital Management, examines the benefits of global and product diversification and scalability. Only 10 years ago, the im »

Borsa Italiana & Euronext join forces to acquire MTS

Borsa Italiana & Euronext join forces to acquire MTS

Wed, 20/07/2005 - 07:13

Euronext and Borsa Italiana, the Italian securities and derivatives markets organisation, are to acquire MTS, the Italian bond-trading platform. Società per il Merc »

New SIX Harcourt HFXS-Index for Sweden up 2.1 per cent in June

New SIX Harcourt HFXS-Index for Sweden up 2.1 per cent in June

Tue, 19/07/2005 - 07:13

The SIX Harcourt HFXS-Index for Sweden appreciated by an estimated 2.1 per cent (equally weighted) and 2.4 per cent (asset weighted), respectively, in June. The new »

Dow Jones Indexes and Bahrain Stock Exchange launch new index

Dow Jones Indexes and Bahrain Stock Exchange launch new index

Tue, 19/07/2005 - 07:07

Dow Jones Indexes and the Bahrain Stock Exchange (BSE) have teamed up to launch the Dow Jones Bahrain Index. The new index is a broad benchmark index that represen »

HSBC hires Head of Structured Equity from DrKW

HSBC hires Head of Structured Equity from DrKW

Tue, 19/07/2005 - 07:07

HSBC has appointed Christophe Chazot as Managing Director and Global Head of Structured Equity within its Global Equities unit. Christophe joins HSBC Corporate, Inv »

Eurex licenses iTraxx Indices for European iTraxx Credit Derivatives

Eurex licenses iTraxx Indices for European iTraxx Credit Derivatives

Mon, 18/07/2005 - 07:13

International Index Company Ltd. »

Baring Asset Management launches single strategy Japan hedge fund

Baring Asset Management launches single strategy Japan hedge fund

Mon, 18/07/2005 - 07:11

Baring Asset Management (BAM) is seeking returns of 15 per cent per annum for its new Baring Japan Absolute Return Fund, which launched on 1 July.  The fund, which »

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Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

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Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

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Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

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