OVS Capital appoints new partner

OVS Capital, the European equity focused event driven hedge fund, has appointed Nick McEwen as a Partner. In his role at OVS McEwen will oversee all sales and marketing and will support Sam Morland (Chief Investment Officer) and Andrea Morrall (Chief Operating Officer) in the managing of the business. »

Michael Hartnett, chief Global Equity strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research

BofA Merrill Lynch fund manager survey shows growing belief in global economy despite slump in sentiment towards Europe

The global economic outlook remains positive in spite of a sharp deterioration in investor sentiment towards and within Europe, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch Survey of Fund Managers for July. »

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Asian start-ups raise USD2.8billion in 1H11

The first half of 2010 illustrated a clear problem in Asia: start-up numbers were healthy - 70 in all - but the assets raised amounted to little more than USD1bi »

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NYSE Liffe gains its first Chinese broker, GF Futures

NYSE Euronext, a leading global operator of financial markets and provider of trading technologies, announced this week that NYSE Liffe, its global deriva »

Craig Turnbull, CEO, Agincourt

Agincourt to invest dim sum bonds in AUD500million of Australian real estate property by January

After launching the first-ever RMB-denominated bond fund to buy Australian real estate last week, Agincourt Capital has said it plans to invest in AUD500m »

Guatam Prakash, founder and CEO, Monsoon Capital

Monsoon Capital launches pan-Asia CTA fund

Monsoon Capital, a US-based hedge fund advisor established in 2004, has launched a new pan-Asia equity futures »

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GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator down to 2.08% in July

The GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for July 2011 measured 2.08%, down from 4.01% in June. »

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EDHEC proposes integrated approach to sovereign wealth risk management

The EDHEC-Risk Institute has published a new publication – “An Integrated Approach to Sovereign Wealth Risk Management,” – containing the results of the second-year research work conducted in the Deutsche Bank research chair on asset-liability management (ALM) techniques for sovereign wealth fund (SWF) management. »


Pacific Fund Systems makes sales and marketing hire

Pacific Fund Systems (PFS-Paxus) has hired Keith Parker as Head of Sales & Marketing (Europe). Parker will drive new business growth across the European market to add to PFS’s already significant European presence and to complement the company’s business in other jurisdictions. »

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Tom Murray joins Arden Asset Management as investment strategist

Tom Murray, former Partner and Deputy Chief Investment Officer of EIM USA, has joined the independent fund of hedge funds manager Arden Asset Management as Managing Director, Investment Strategist. »

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