Risk

Imagine Software develops risk and compliance management system for Larch Lane 40 Act Fund

Imagine Software has developed a portfolio risk and compliance management system that will be used by Rothschild Larch Lane Management Company for its new alternatives 40 Act Fund. »


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NFA revokes registration of floor trader Joel W Himel

The National Futures Association (NFA) has revoked the registration of Joel W Himel of Vernon Hills, Illinois, a floor trader at the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT). »


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Murano Connect expands US presence

Murano Connect is establishing a presence in Midtown Manhattan and expanding its US analytics team there. »


Coins

Hedge fund branding continues to drive a majority of asset flows

Since the market correction of 2008, a vast majority of hedge fund net asset flows have gone to a small minority of hedge funds with the strongest brands, marking a change from the pre-2008 environment. »


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SEI appoints board members for Advisors’ Inner Circle series trust

SEI has appointed four independent board members for its recently-launched series trust, The Advisors’ Inner Circle Fund (AIC) III, which addresses the rising demand for alternative strategies packaged as mutual funds. »


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Wells Fargo Securities’ Prime Services to launch self-clearing capabilities

Wells Fargo Securities has received approval from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) for a self-clearing brokerage providing additional financing and services solutions to alternative asset managers. »


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Richey May expands alternative investment division

Accounting firm Richey May & Co has expanded its alternative investment division by adding three senior-level hires – Daniel O’Connor, Stephen Vlasak and Jonathan Sharon, who will lead the practice. »


Fraud

Bahamas brokerage firm charged over fraudulent hedge fund scheme

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged a Bahamas-based brokerage firm and its president for enabling a fraud that was halted when the SEC charged the hedge fund manager at the centre of the scheme. »


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BlueBay Asset Management adds to investment grade expertise

Kaspar Hense has joined Fixed income and alternative investments specialist BlueBay Asset Management’s investment grade team as portfolio manager for global sovereign and aggregate bond strategies. »


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California HFA is largest and most active regional chapter in US

The California Hedge Fund Association (CHFA) has added over 800 members cinches its formation in 2010 to become the industry's regional focal point for individuals who work for hedge funds and funds of hedge funds. »


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