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The Hedgeweek Interview: A comprehensive product range with a 'one price fits all' policy: Michael Roczinski, Global Head of Sales, Eurex

The Hedgeweek Interview: A comprehensive product range with a 'one price fits all' policy: Michael Roczinski, Global Head of Sales, Eurex

Fri, 07/10/2005 - 07:13

Michael Roczinski outlines the cost benefits to hedge funds using the Eurex platform and highlights recent additions to the product range. HW: What are »

Fairfield Straits Lion launches Australian hedge fund

Fairfield Straits Lion launches Australian hedge fund

Fri, 07/10/2005 - 07:11

Fairfield Straits Lion Asset Management Limited (FSL) has added Australian exposure to its offerings with the launch of a new absolute return hedge fund. The Fairf »

SEC seeks freeze of Bayou assets and appointment of receiver

SEC seeks freeze of Bayou assets and appointment of receiver

Fri, 07/10/2005 - 07:11

The Securities and Exchange Commission has filed a civil injunctive action against Samuel Israel III and Daniel E.Marino, managers of the Bayou Funds. The SEC's com »

MSCI Barra launches MSCI KOKUNAI Japan Equity Indices

MSCI Barra launches MSCI KOKUNAI Japan Equity Indices

Thu, 06/10/2005 - 07:17

MSCI Barra, a provider of benchmark indices and risk management analytics products, has launched the MSCI KOKUNAI (Domestic) Japan Equity Indices. Consisting of ov »

Dow Jones-AIG Commodity Index up 16 per cent year-to-date

Dow Jones-AIG Commodity Index up 16 per cent year-to-date

Thu, 06/10/2005 - 07:13

The Dow Jones-AIG Commodity Total Return Index is up over 16 per cent this year, and the outlook for the sector is good, according to a panel of experts. Prices are expected to remain signif »

Philippe Foulquier joins Edhec as associate professor

Philippe Foulquier joins Edhec as associate professor

Thu, 06/10/2005 - 07:05

Philippe Foulquier has joined the Edhec Group as an associate professor. Foulquier, who has a doctoral degree in economic science and is a graduate of the SFAF (th »

Reserve Yield Plus earns double triple rating

Reserve Yield Plus earns double triple rating

Wed, 05/10/2005 - 07:17

The Reserve Funds' Reserve Yield Plus Fund has received both a AAAf rating from S&P, and a Short-Term Fund credit rating of Aaa from Moody's. In addition, the Fund »

Asset Alliance expands marketing and sales efforts in Nordic region

Asset Alliance expands marketing and sales efforts in Nordic region

Wed, 05/10/2005 - 07:13

Asset Alliance International has hired Brynjar Agnarsson as Associate Director of Marketing for the Nordic and Benelux Regions.  Agnarsson, an Icelandic national, »

Crédit Agricole appoints new CEO and deputy CEO

Crédit Agricole appoints new CEO and deputy CEO

Wed, 05/10/2005 - 07:11

Fathi Jerfel and Marc Romano have been appointed CEO and deputy CEO, respectively, of Crédit Agricole Structured Asset Management. Jerfel, 46, started his career a »

New Zealand Absolute Return Association founded in Christchurch

New Zealand Absolute Return Association founded in Christchurch

Tue, 04/10/2005 - 07:17

A group of New Zealand-based alternative asset managers is hoping to see the country develop as a destination of choice for hedge funds. In a bid to raise industry »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: The Bahamas – How it continues to evolve its funds industry

The Bahamas is taking steps to raise its profile as an attractive funds centre, continuing to build out the popular SMART Fund model template to provide a range of solutions for investment managers, plus its new ICON structure designed to appeal specifically to Brazilian investment managers and advisers.... »

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State Street Global Markets – Fund Connect

This Special Report unveils the ways in which State Street Global Markets' Fund Connect ETF platform is bringing new levels of efficiency to the the ETF marketplace, and includes expert comment from the perspective of an AP.... »

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Nearly double the proportion of investors view fees as a key issue in the hedge fund industry compared to last year, while performance remains the biggest concern. Investor survey results published in the Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets H1 2015 reveal the key issues facing investors in the coming year. ... »

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Work patterns in the alternative investments space have seen a significant shift over the years —from working in the office on a computer, to collaborating remotely via mobile applications and bring your own devices (BYOD). To remain competitive, an enormous amount of data must be shared on-the-go to facilitate investment decisions, but with minimal IT oversight, this trend towards mobile could open the door for increased risk of information leakage. ... »

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Two thirds of surveyed investors with an appetite for infrastructure say they will increase their allocations to the asset class over the long term, with none planning to reduce allocations. These findings are revealed in an extract from the Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets H1 2015. ... »

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