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Salvatore Bruno, IndexIQ

IndexIQ hedge fund indices down in October

Fri, 18/11/2016 - 13:49

All six of IndexIQ’s hedge fund indices recorded a negative performance in October, reflecting a generally down month for the markets.  »

Pavle Sabic, S&P Global Market Intelligence

Hedge funds flee healthcare stocks in Q3

Fri, 18/11/2016 - 13:47

The top hedge funds managed approximately USD145 billion in equity holdings in the third quarter, down from the USD150 billion under management in Q2, and down more than USD50 billion from the highs reached in 2015. »

Kenneth J Heinz, HFR

Emerging market hedge fund assets hit record high as global trade adjustments begin, says HFR

Fri, 18/11/2016 - 10:47

Emerging markets (EM) hedge funds ended the third quarter at a new record asset level, eclipsing the prior record from Q2 2015, according to the latest HFR Emerging Markets Hedge Fund Industry Report. »

Fund Tax Services launches FTS Plus service for alt investment managers

Fund Tax Services launches FTS Plus service for alt investment managers

Fri, 18/11/2016 - 09:43

Fund Tax Services (FTS) has expanded its offering to alternative investment managers with the launch of FTS Plus, providing clients with access to three strategic advisory partners. »

Andrew Plevin, BroadRiver Asset Management

BroadRiver closes USD366m life settlement fund

Fri, 18/11/2016 - 09:16

BroadRiver Asset Management has held the closing of BroadRiver II, with committed capital of USD366 million. »

Todd Moyer, Confluence

Confluence extends regulatory filing capabilities on Unity NXT

Fri, 18/11/2016 - 09:08

Confluence, a provider of investment data management automation for regulatory, financial and investor reporting and performance calculation and analytics, has extended the regulatory filing capabilities on its Unity NXT Regulatory platform. »

US Federal Court orders Sarao to pay over USD38m for price manipulation and spoofing

US Federal Court orders Sarao to pay over USD38m for price manipulation and spoofing

Fri, 18/11/2016 - 08:57

UK resident Navinder Singh Sarao has been ordered to pay a USD25,743,174.52 civil monetary penalty and USD12,871,587.26 in disgorgement for his role in ‘flash crash’ day. »

Peter Doherty, Tideway

ISEFundHub - an essential central fund data repository for investment fund managers

Thu, 17/11/2016 - 18:28

Tideway Investment Partners LLP (Tideway) has become the latest high-profile investment manager to add its funds to ISEFundHub (https://isefundhub.com). Since its launch by the Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) in November 2014, approximately 50 investment fund managers have joined ISEFundHub to display information on their funds, ranging from net asset value (NAV) to performance analytics and peer comparisons.  »

Monica Summerville, TABB

Capital markets firms upgrade to real time big data analytics, says TABB Group

Thu, 17/11/2016 - 10:01

Capital markets firms are turning to real time big data analytics for alpha generation, risk management, compliance, consumer metrics and to monetise insight, according to research from TABB Group. »

Dominic Wheatley, Guernsey Finance

Guernsey launches ‘smart and simple’ Private Investment Fund

Thu, 17/11/2016 - 09:40

Guernsey has introduced a Private Investment Fund (PIF) regime designed to provide fund managers with greater flexibility and simplicity. »

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Alternative UCITS 2016

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