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FIX Trading Community develops standards for MiFID II transaction and trade reporting

FIX Trading Community develops standards for MiFID II transaction and trade reporting

Mon, 13/06/2016 - 09:16

FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, has developed the FIXProtocol for use for transmitting MiFID II Transaction Reports to Approved Reporting Mechanisms (ARMs). »

Crestline Investors holds additional close of Crestline Opportunity Fund III

Crestline Investors holds additional close of Crestline Opportunity Fund III

Mon, 13/06/2016 - 09:12

Crestline Investors, a credit focused institutional alternative asset manager, has held an additional closing of its Crestline Opportunity Fund III strategy, bringing capital in the strategy to USD720 million.  »

Horseshoe Group acquires IKONIC Fund Services

Horseshoe Group acquires IKONIC Fund Services

Mon, 13/06/2016 - 09:06

Horseshoe Group has acquired IKONIC Fund Services (IKONIC) to form an independent fund administrator and insurance manager dedicated to both the Insurance Linked Securities and the alternative fund markets.  »

Hedge fund returns divided in May

Hedge fund returns divided in May

Mon, 13/06/2016 - 08:58

Hedge fund returns were divided in May with overall industry performance slightly negative at -0.09 per cent, bringing overall YTD returns to +0.75 per cent. Commodity hedge funds, the surprise performance leaders of the industry so far in 2016, produced negative aggregate returns in May, declining -0.46 per cent, halting a three-month run when the universe returned 6.99 percent, according to eVestment. »

Manulife Asset Management names Chris Fellingham as Head of Liquid Alternative Strategies

Manulife Asset Management names Chris Fellingham as Head of Liquid Alternative Strategies

Fri, 10/06/2016 - 09:35

Manulife Asset Management has named Chris Fellingham as Senior Managing Director, Head of Liquid Alternative Strategies. The appointment is effective 13 June.  »

Newfleet Asset Management completes offering of USD356m CLO

Newfleet Asset Management completes offering of USD356m CLO

Fri, 10/06/2016 - 09:26

Newfleet Asset Management, an affiliate of Virtus Investment Partners, has closed a USD356.3 million collateralised loan obligation (CLO). »

RWC Partners launches Asia Long/Short UCITS Fund

RWC Partners launches Asia Long/Short UCITS Fund

Thu, 09/06/2016 - 16:39

Since its inception on 6 May 2016, the RWC Asia Absolute Alpha Fund generated a return of 0.7 per cent for the month. The fund spent most of May with low net exposure while its manager, Garret Mallal assessed the macro outlook.  »

NetOTC puts initiative for margining non-cleared OTC derivatives on hold

NetOTC puts initiative for margining non-cleared OTC derivatives on hold

Thu, 09/06/2016 - 16:38

NetOTC, the risk solutions firm that has been designing and building a full end-to-end market infrastructure for non-cleared OTC derivatives in close collaboration with regulatory and industry bodies, banks and their end customers, has put its initiative on hold.  »

Hedge fund investors seek CTAs in 2016

Hedge fund investors seek CTAs in 2016

Thu, 09/06/2016 - 16:29

The latest report from Preqin finds that increasing numbers of active investors and a positive general view of performance among existing investors have driven inflows into CTAs over recent quarters.  »

Erol Dusi

Enhancing workflows and investor communications

Thu, 09/06/2016 - 12:04

New York-based Imagineer Technology Group offers award-winning solutions to help hedge fund managers address the transparency and workflow demands necessary to succeed in today's marketplace. These solutions, which include an industry-specific client relationship management (Clienteer CRM) software, a web reporting portal (WebVision) and a fund research and due diligence platform (FundInsight), have been designed to build workflow efficiency and help firms communicate more effectively with investors and prospects.  »

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