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Archway Technology Partners acquires WealthTouch

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 14:30

Archway Technology Partners is to acquire WealthTouch Holdings (WealthTouch), a provider of consolidated investment reporting services to ultra-high net worth families, family offices, wealth advisors and foundations. »

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Ticino – a place in paradise

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 12:01

By James Williams – Lugano is the principal city of Ticino, in Switzerland’s southernmost region and is the Italian speaking region of the country. Milan in the north of Italy is less than a one-hour drive away. Lugano has a long tradition as a financial centre; its first bank was established more than 150 years ago. There are nearly 60 banks and many other financial operators, making Lugano the third main financial hub in Switzerland after Zurich and Geneva. »

Malta

Malta

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 11:57

By FinanceMalta – Of the 600-plus investment funds registered in Malta it is estimated that at least 85 per cent of them can be characterised as being in the EUR20-100m range. »

Jo Stoddart, Quintessential Relocation Consultants

The best of both worlds in Guernsey

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 11:49

By Jo Stoddart (pictured), Quintessential Relocation Consultants – Quality of life isn’t easy to measure – perhaps because it is more readily defined through its absence. A gradual waning of the old joie de vivre, a lack of spring in your step, a busy schedule that feels like Ground Hog day… »

Fiona Le Poidevin, Guernsey Finance

Substance drives up interest in Guernsey

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 11:20

Fiona Le Poidevin (pictured), Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance, explains why issues of substance are driving up interest among fund managers in the potential upside of relocating to Guernsey. »

James Williams, Hedgeweek

British Virgin Islands

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 11:15

By James Williams (pictured) – Fund numbers in the British Virgin Islands (“BVI”) remain steady in 2014 with 53 mutual fund licenses having been granted during the first half of 2014 according to statistics released by the BVI Financial Services Commission. »

Aliya Allen, CEO & Executive Director, Bahamas Financial Services Board

Your business, your life in the Bahamas

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 11:10

By Aliya Allen (pictured), CEO & Executive Director, Bahamas Financial Services Board – It is not by chance that The Bahamas is amongst the most successful international financial centres in the region today. More than 80 years of thought, effort and co-operation have produced ideal conditions for High Net Worth individuals, families and businesses as well as funds related companies to manage wealth efficiently in comfort and style. The country’s mature financial services industry, established infrastructure, progressive government, tax neutral environment and luxury lifestyle all have been carefully cultivated to satisfy the specific needs of the most exclusive clientele. »

Sunil Gopalan, GFM

Global Fund Media Guide to Relocation 2014

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 11:04

The Global Fund Media Guide to Relocation 2014 is the fourth edition of this unique online publication being made available to the 50,000-strong audience of investment managers, institutional investors and fund service providers that read GFM’s family of investment management newswires daily. »

Prequin Infrastructure Spotlight

Renewable energy infrastructure

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 09:42

In an extract from the recent Preqin Special Report: Renewable Energy Infrastructure, Preqin provides an overview of the renewable energy industry. »

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SGX to introduce five SGX Petrochemical Derivatives tools in two phases

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 06:00

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) is planning to introduce a set of five SGX Petrochemical Derivatives tools which will be launched in two phases. »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

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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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 09:11

Voting for the 6th edition of the Hedgeweek Global Awards is now open. The Awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony to be held in London. ... »

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Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 09:58

Read how managed accounts platforms are now catering to a wide spectrum of investor needs, from straightforward commingled funds to sophisticated infrastructure solutions for the largest institutional investors. And the rise of liquid alternatives means that onshore funds - UCITS, AIFs and '40 Act funds - are becoming just as popular as offshore funds... »

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Stack of US dollar bills

Global assets under management* of the private real estate industry have reached USD742bn, an all-time high for the industry, and up from USD697bn as of the end of 2013. Preqin’s Andrew Moylan takes a look at the latest stats on the industry. ... »

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S&P Capital IQ Special Report

In this report S&P Capital IQ examines how credit events can impact on the price of equities. The results are compelling. The report looks at the relationship between credit indicators and equity back-tested returns. ​ ... »

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