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Bonaire enhances SaaS offering for asset managers

Bonaire, a Broadridge Financial Solutions company, has migrated its Software as a Service (SaaS) solution to the Broadridge hosting environment.  »


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Robeco Group looking to accelerate growth

Robeco Group is planning to focus on growth in the coming years having finalised a revised strategy for the 2014-2018 period. »


Hans Schlaikier, Hedgeweek

Golvis Asia Fund returns 38 per cent in two months… Strauss-Kahn hedge fund aims to raise USD2 billion…

A Japan-focused multi-strategy hedge fund run by three former Goldman Sachs Group Inc managing directors returned 38 per cent in its first two months, according to two people with knowledge of the matter. »


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Nanes Balkany Partners supports Shelton Petroleum's increased offer for Petrogrand

New York-based activist hedge fund Nanes Balkany Partners I, a shareholder of Petrogrand AB, is supporting Shelton Petroleum's increased offer for Petrogrand. »


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First Derivatives to deliver ‘next generation’ financial applications powered by Pivotal

First Derivatives (FD) is to use the Pivotal One platform to deliver “next-generation” financial applications to the capital markets industry.  »


Nathanaël Benzaken

Lyxor makes two senior US appointments

Lyxor Asset Management has made two senior management appointments in the US, which will take effect in early August 2014. »


FTSE 100

NYSE Liffe sets daily volume record in FTSE 100 Index Futures

NYSE Liffe reached a daily volume record of 862,468 contracts in FTSE 100 Index futures on 18 March 2014. »


Regulation

Regulatory considerations for today’s start-up manager

To say that regulation is a challenge for hedge fund managers to get their heads around is an understatement. Law firms and regulatory consultancies have never been so busy as they meticulously guide their clients through the murky waters of Dodd-Frank and European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR), the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) in Europe, not to mention the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). »


Acquisition

Mitsubishi UFJ Fund Services acquires Meridian Fund Services Group

Mitsubishi UFJ Fund Services, a global asset administrator, has acquired Meridian Fund Services Group, a fund administrator with USD14bn of assets under administration (AuA). »


Bitcoins

Pantera to focus on Bitcoin investments

Pantera Capital Management, which was founded in 2003 to focus on global macro hedge fund investments, is to now focus its investment advisory services on Bitcoin, other digital currencies and companies in the space. »


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