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Geldard to launch new funds at MPC Investors

Geldard to launch new funds at MPC Investors

Fri, 19/05/2006 - 06:57

Miles Geldard is joining London-based MPC Investors to launch new Multi Asset and Convertible funds towards the end of the year. »

Standard & Poor's Evaluated Pricing Securities Evaluations to deliver European bond valuations five times per day

Standard & Poor's Evaluated Pricing Securities Evaluations to deliver European bond valuations five times per day

Fri, 19/05/2006 - 06:56

S&P's Securities Evaluations has become the only pricing provider to deliver opinions of value five times per day for its universe of European s »

Glasgow Investment Managers launches first hedge fund

Glasgow Investment Managers launches first hedge fund

Thu, 18/05/2006 - 07:00

Glasgow Investment Managers is launching its first hedge fund, the Glasgow Mackintosh Fund, a Pan-European equity long/short fund. »

STOXX changes composition of European benchmark indexes

STOXX changes composition of European benchmark indexes

Thu, 18/05/2006 - 06:59

STOXX has announced changes to the composition of its European benchmark indexes with effect from 19 June, 2006. »

Troika Dialog launches hedge fund

Troika Dialog launches hedge fund

Thu, 18/05/2006 - 06:58

Troika Dialog has launched a Cayman islands-registered hedge fund the Troika Russia Fund (TRF), with assets of over USD 40 million. »

GuernseyFinance sets sights on Far East

GuernseyFinance sets sights on Far East

Thu, 18/05/2006 - 06:57

Guernsey's finance industry is poised to forge closer links with the Far East. »

LME and Platts to develop reference prices for steel

LME and Platts to develop reference prices for steel

Thu, 18/05/2006 - 06:56

The London Metal Exchange (LME) has selected Platts, a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies, as its partner for the development of steel market pr »

Lite Trading lures hedge funds with heavyweight ideas

Lite Trading lures hedge funds with heavyweight ideas

Wed, 17/05/2006 - 07:13

At first sight, Lite Trading doesn't easily fit the stereotypes about stockbroking firms. For a start, its name sounds a bit flippant. »

QIF's one year on

QIF's one year on

Wed, 17/05/2006 - 07:07

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission has unveiled changes to the Qualifying Investor Funds regime, which was introduced on February 7 last year. »

Capital Z Invests with Aviator Fund Management LP

Capital Z Invests with Aviator Fund Management LP

Wed, 17/05/2006 - 07:00

Capital Z Investment Partners is to sponsor Aviator Fund Management, LP, an asset management company focused on investing in the key Asian markets. »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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North America

Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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