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Barclay Hedge Fund Index up 1.41 per cent in June

Hedge funds gained 1.41 per cent in June, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. »


Regulation

Interactive Data launches solution to address AIFMD requirements

Interactive Data, a provider of independent evaluated pricing and reference data services, has introduced a solution to help financial institutions address the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). »


Risk

Thomas Murray Data Services launches risk solution for depositary banks under AIFMD

Thomas Murray Data Services has launched a suite of products and has been working with a number of depositary banks to provide a total risk solution to ensure depositary bank compliance with the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). »


Renminbi

Income Partners Asset Management launches RQFII RMB bond fund

Income Partners Asset Management (HK) Limited has launched its first China onshore RMB bond fund under the Renminbi Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor (RQFII) scheme. »


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Hedge funds positive again in June, says eVestment

Hedge fund performance was positive in June for the second consecutive month, according to the latest eVestlment monthly summary report. »


Survey

Hedge funds to see strong capital allocations in H2 2014, says Credit Suisse survey

The second half of 2014 looks set to be a strong period for capital allocations to hedge funds, according to a poll of institutional investors conducted by Credit Suisse Capital Services.   »


Hans Schlaikier, Hedgeweek

Hedge funds see strongest inflows in H1 2014 since 2006… ex Macquarie manager planning global hedge fund…

2014 has been good for long/short equity funds, asset-wise – investors poured USD51.6 billion (net) into them in H1 2014, the strongest inflows since H1 2006. »


Newspaper and money

Sussex Partners to distribute Credit Suisse (Lux) Small and Mid Cap Alpha L/S Fund

Sussex Partners has signed an agreement with Credit Suisse to introduce the Credit Suisse (Lux) Small and Mid Cap Alpha Long/Short Fund to selected clients in Switzerland, Liechtenstein, the UK and the Netherlands.   »


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Cattegatt sees increased competition and institutionalisation of secondaries private equity market

Increased competition, innovative structures and the use of leverage have caused the trading of secondary interests to be more efficient in H1 2014 with improved processes, whilst offering better prices to vendors. »


Mutual funds

Abbey Capital launches Futures Strategy Fund

Abbey Capital has launched The Abbey Capital Futures Strategy Fund (ABYIX), the firm’s first liquid alternative mutual fund designed for US investors. »


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