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Markit to acquire forex specialist DealHub

Markit to acquire forex specialist DealHub

Mon, 24/08/2015 - 13:51

Markit, a provider of financial information services, is to acquire DealHub, a provider of trade processing and trading services to the foreign exchange market. »

Aquiline Capital Partners invests in Fenergo

Aquiline Capital Partners invests in Fenergo

Mon, 24/08/2015 - 07:39

Aquiline Capital Partners, a New York-based private equity firm investing in financial services, has made an investment in Fenergo, a provider of client lifecycle management software solutions for investment banks, capital market firms and private banks. »

Meridian Capital Management launches global macro hedge fund

Meridian Capital Management launches global macro hedge fund

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 13:31

Hong Kong-based investment advisory firm Meridian Capital Management has added a new Global Macro Hedge Fund’ to its existing hedge fund offering. The launch comes as the firm prepares to celebrates its 10th anniversary. »

Redemptions from equity & credit push hedge fund industry flows negative in July

Redemptions from equity & credit push hedge fund industry flows negative in July

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 13:29

Total hedge fund assets increased 0.35 per cent in July 2015, bringing the industry’s total assets under management to USD3.133 trillion, according to eVestment’s latest Hedge Fund Asset Flows report. »

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Academics find hedge funds are passive

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 10:38

A new paper 'Passive Hedge Funds' from Mikhail Tupitsyn and Paul Lajbcygier from the Department of Banking and Finance and the Department of Econometrics & Business Statistics, at the Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University, Australia finds that most hedge fund managers are passive. »

 79 per cent of institutional investors globally invest in at least one alternative asset class

79 per cent of institutional investors globally invest in at least one alternative asset class

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 09:17

Research for Preqin’s latest Investor Outlook has found that four out of five institutional investors invest in at least one alternative asset class. »

Catalyst Funds converts multi-strategy hedge fund to a mutual fund

Catalyst Funds converts multi-strategy hedge fund to a mutual fund

Fri, 21/08/2015 - 09:14

Catalyst Funds, an alternative-focused mutual fund company, has launched the Catalyst/Auctos Multi-Strategy Fund (ACXIX), which first appeared in 2007 and was originally structured as a hedge fund managed by Auctos Capital Management. »

Caerus Investors to join Ramius alt investment platform

Caerus Investors to join Ramius alt investment platform

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:47

Caerus is to join the Ramius alternative investment platform, enabling the firm to enhance its operations and accelerate the marketing of its fundamental, consumer-focused long/short equities strategy. »

LME announces plans for market-making programmes

LME announces plans for market-making programmes

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:01

The London Metal Exchange (LME) is to introduce market-making programmes to support the launch of new products and enhance liquidity on existing contracts. These are the first programmes of their kind to be introduced by the LME in its 138-year history. »

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Activist activity drives hedge fund buying spree in healthcare, says S&P Capital IQ

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 09:44

Hedge funds moved into health care stocks and shifted out of info tech stocks in Q2, according to S&P Capital IQ’s latest quarterly hedge fund tracker.  »

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