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Measurement critical for a true understanding of cost of liquidity, says TABB

Measurement critical for a true understanding of cost of liquidity, says TABB

Fri, 20/01/2017 - 08:57

A report discussing trading speed, the macro infrastructure needed, how high-speed traders manage risk and profitability, and what buy-side investors can do to change this dynamic has been published by TABB Group. »

Lionel Erdely, Investcorp

Investcorp adds to alternative risk premia team

Fri, 20/01/2017 - 08:52

Alternative investment manager Investcorp has appointed Nelson Ramos as co-portfolio manager of its alternative risk premia portfolios, deputy head of cross asset investments, and a member of the cross asset and investment committees. »

Citigroup to pay USD25m to settle Treasury futures spoofing charges

Citigroup to pay USD25m to settle Treasury futures spoofing charges

Fri, 20/01/2017 - 08:49

Citigroup is to pay USD25 million to settle CFTC charges against for spoofing – bidding or offering with the intent to cancel the bid or offer before execution — in US Treasury futures markets and failed to diligently supervise the activities of its employees and agents. »

Timothy Massad, CFTC

Enforcement director to leave CFTC

Fri, 20/01/2017 - 08:46

US Commodity Futures Trading Commission division of enforcement director Aitan Goelman will leave the agency on 3 February 2017. »

Geoff Ruddick, IMS Fund Services

Spotlight – A decade of independent governance

Thu, 19/01/2017 - 16:05

Q&A with Geoff Ruddick (pictured), IMS Fund Services – You mentioned in your last article that ‘Governance is not a game’ – can you expand on what you meant by that statement?  »

Colin Dyer, WellChild

WellChild to be beneficiary of 100 Women in Finance’s London Gala

Thu, 19/01/2017 - 13:28

100 Women in Finance (100WF), formerly 100 Women in Hedge Funds, in association with Prince Harry’s patronage of 100 Women in Finance’s Philanthropic Initiatives, will partner with WellChild in 2017. »

Bob Park, FINCAD

FINCAD enhances portfolio valuation and risk solution

Thu, 19/01/2017 - 13:16

FINCAD, a provider of valuation and risk analytics for multi-asset derivatives and fixed income portfolios, has enhanced its F3 solution with advanced scenario analysis capabilities and a more flexible reporting framework. »

Chris Duggan, CAIS

Cayman Alternative Investment Summit: Davos for alternative fund managers

Thu, 19/01/2017 - 10:44

The fourth annual Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS), scheduled for 15-17 February in the Cayman Islands, will convene leading thinkers and decisions makers from across the industry as they explore this year’s theme, “Defying Gravity: The Future of Alternative Investments in Exceptional Times.”  »

Emmett Kilduff, Eagle Alpha

Eagle Alpha launches China Auto Insight dataset

Thu, 19/01/2017 - 10:14

Alternative data specialist Eagle Alpha has released a China Auto Insight (CAI) dataset designed for buy-side investment managers through an exclusive partnership with a Chinese financial automotive consultant. »

Salvatore Bruno, IndexIQ

IndexIQ hedge fund indices jump in December

Thu, 19/01/2017 - 10:07

Five of IndexIQ’s six IndexIQ Hedge Indices recorded a strong performance in December, led by a rise of 1.72 per cent in the IQ hedge Long/Short Index, as markets rallied heading into the end of the year.  »

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