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Mackinac Partners adds security and intelligence executive Kevin M Cronin

Mackinac Partners adds security and intelligence executive Kevin M Cronin

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 13:58

Kevin M Cronin (pictured), a law enforcement agent and former Homeland Security professional, has joined the Mackinac Partners as Managing Director in the Business Intelligence and Corporate Security Practice. »

Man Group’s FUM up 8 per cent in H1 2015

Man Group’s FUM up 8 per cent in H1 2015

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 13:43

Funds under management (FUM) at Man GLG jumped 8 per cent to USD78.8 billion for the six-month period ended 30 June 2015 (31 December 2014: USD72.9 billion), according to the firm’s latest interim management statement. »

Ivy Funds partners with Apollo Credit Management to two income-oriented funds

Ivy Funds partners with Apollo Credit Management to two income-oriented funds

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 09:25

Ivy Investment Management Company is launching two new income-oriented mutual funds in partnership with Apollo Credit Management that, once approved by the SEC, are scheduled to become available in October. »

Marinus adds former MKP portfolio manager Aaron Garvey

Marinus adds former MKP portfolio manager Aaron Garvey

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 09:12

Marinus Capital Advisors, an alternative fixed income asset manager specialising in the broad spectrum of structured products, has appointed Aaron Garvey as a senior macro trader. »

Money

Private equity fund performance and dry powder update: Q2 2015

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 00:18

Featuring the latest data, this extract from the Preqin Quarterly Update: Private Equity, Q2 2015 looks at the rising amount of dry powder in the industry and up-to-date performance statistics. »

Moore adds Maiden to European leadership team

Moore adds Maiden to European leadership team

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 13:52

Global fund services provider Moore Management, a First Names Group Company, has strengthened its leadership team with the senior appointment of Andrew Maiden (pictured) as a Director.  »

EBS BrokerTec combines MyTreasury into product portfolio

EBS BrokerTec combines MyTreasury into product portfolio

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 13:33

EBS BrokerTec, ICAP’s electronic foreign exchange and fixed income business, has combined MyTreasury – an ICAP owned, established Money Market Fund (MMF) platform for the corporate treasury community – into its product portfolio.  »

PrimeRevenue establishes PrimeRevenue Capital Management

PrimeRevenue establishes PrimeRevenue Capital Management

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 13:31

PrimeRevenue, a platform for working capital finance solutions, has established PrimeRevenue Capital Management, a new venture focused on offering alternative funding sources for its corporate clients and investment opportunities for investors looking to access new income sources.  »

CBOE and C2 to List Options on Shake Shack, Inc.

CBOE and C2 to List Options on Shake Shack, Inc.

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 13:29

The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and C2 Options Exchange (C2) will list options on Shake Shack, Inc. (ticker symbol: SHAK) beginning Tuesday, 28 July, 2015.  »

Lawson Conner launches new cyber security programme Lawson Conner Guardian

Lawson Conner launches new cyber security programme Lawson Conner Guardian

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 13:26

Lawson Conner has launched Lawson Conner Guardian, a comprehensive set of solutions to help protect fund managers and financial services firms from the increasing threats of cyber security.  »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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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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