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All IndexIQ investable hedge fund replication and alternative beta indices positive in July

Mon, 05/08/2013 - 12:12

All seven of IndexIQ’s investable hedge fund replication and alternative beta indices recorded positive returns July. »

Anthony Lawler, portfolio manager at GAM

Equities strong in July, says GAM

Mon, 05/08/2013 - 10:38

July was a strong month for equities with both the MSCI World index and the S&P 500 index up over five per cent for the month in US dollar terms, according to GAM’s latest hedge fund performance update. »

Traders

CFTC releases rule enforcement review of Chicago Mercantile Exchange and Chicago Board of Trade

Mon, 05/08/2013 - 10:06

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has notified the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) and the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) of the results of a rule enforcement review completed by the Commission’s division of market oversight. »

Manny Roman, chief executive officer of Man

Man Group reports FUM of USD52.0bn at 30 June 2013

Mon, 05/08/2013 - 06:03

Man Group has reported funds under management (FUM) at 30 June 2013 of USD52.0bn (31 December 2012: USD57.0bn), reflecting sales of USD6.5bn, redemptions of -USD11.5bn, investment movement of USD2.5bn, FX translation effects of -USD2.4bn and other movements of -USD0.1bn. »

Hans Schlaikier. Hedgeweek

Mid-sized hedge funds outperform according to GFIA… Hedge funds cash in on renminbi…

Sun, 04/08/2013 - 07:37

According to Singapore-based hedge fund research and fund advisory firm GFIA, medium sized Asia (ex-Japan) long-short equity funds – those that manage USD250 million to USD750 million – perform the best. »

Holly Singer, HS Marketing

The new rules of marketing: Guidelines for managers

Sun, 04/08/2013 - 07:31

The SEC ruling of 10 July 10 2013 lifting the ban on general solicitation and advertising of private placements ushered in a new era of communication opportunities and challenges for hedge fund managers. »

Michael Sacks, chief executive officer of Grosvenor

Grosvenor Capital Management to acquire CFIG from Credit Suisse

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 16:06

Grosvenor Capital Management, one of the world's largest discretionary allocators to hedge funds, is to acquire the Customized Fund Investment Group (CFIG), a private equity, infrastructure and real estate investment management company, from Credit Suisse Group.  »

Michael Bodson, president and chief executive officer, DTCC

DTCC expands leadership team

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 14:23

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) is making several executive management appointments, effective 1 September, designed to strengthen the company’s leadership team. »

Beta

All six Market Vectors Hedge Fund Beta Indices positive in July

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 14:20

All six of the investable Market Vectors Hedge Fund Beta Indices recorded positive performance in July. »

Survey

Hedgebay continues to develop secondary market for hedge funds

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 12:35

Hedgebay has published the results of a survey conducted amongst its high profile hedge fund, institutional and banking clients designed to pinpoint potential improvements that could be made in secondary market trading. »

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