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Frank Hatheway, Nasdaq

Brexit will create ripples but not waves

Tue, 05/07/2016 - 16:55

The long-term impact of the historic decision by the United Kingdom to leave the European Union on 23 June will take investors and analysts time to fully quantify but there is no question that over the short-term, ‘Brexit’ is going to create ripples of volatility.  »

SJL Capital launches maiden hedge fund

SJL Capital launches maiden hedge fund

Tue, 05/07/2016 - 13:09

Registered investment advisory firm SJL Capital has launched its maiden hedge fund, SJL MarketDNA Hedge Fund LP, which began trading in May and has a live track record. »

City Financial acquires Convex Strategy

City Financial acquires Convex Strategy

Tue, 05/07/2016 - 10:35

City Financial Investment Company has acquired management of the Convex Strategy, with current assets of USD180 million, from Fortress Investment Group in Asia. »

CTAs post positive returns in eight out of nine last quarters

Tue, 05/07/2016 - 10:28

Societe Generale Prime Services reports that June was a strong month for most CTA strategies, with the SG CTA Index posting the largest monthly gain since November 2014, and 90 per cent of the constituent programs contributing positive returns.  »

Danesmead Partners hires former Soros CFO

Danesmead Partners hires former Soros CFO

Tue, 05/07/2016 - 07:58

Cayman based alternative fund governance specialist Danesmead Partners has appointed former Soros Fund Management chief financial officer (CFO) Tracie Ahern as a director and principal of the firm.  »

BlackRock launches UK Strategic Alternative Income Fund

BlackRock launches UK Strategic Alternative Income Fund

Mon, 04/07/2016 - 09:58

BlackRock has launched the UK Strategic Alternative Income Fund, which provides UK defined benefit (DB) pension schemes with access to a range of alternative income sources in one portfolio. »

AITEC and AIMA launch cyber security DDQ

AITEC and AIMA launch cyber security DDQ

Fri, 01/07/2016 - 13:00

AITEC and the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), the global representative for alternative asset managers, have launched a co-branded Illustrative Questionnaire for Due Diligence of Vendor Cyber Security. »

Northern Energy Capital closes oilfield services fund

Northern Energy Capital closes oilfield services fund

Fri, 01/07/2016 - 09:04

Northern Energy Capital (NEC) and Roundtable Capital Partners have completed the initial closing of NEC Fund I Canadian at approximately USD45 million. »

Steve Hickey

CVC Credit Partners secures EUR2.5bn for Credit Opportunities and Special Situations strategies

Thu, 30/06/2016 - 09:14

Alternative investment manager CVC Credit Partners has held the final closing of its Global Special Situations Fund, which is focused on stressed and distressed corporate credit predominantly across Europe. »

Block Trading by asset managers hits six-year high, says TABB Group

Block Trading by asset managers hits six-year high, says TABB Group

Thu, 30/06/2016 - 09:12

According to TABB Group, block trading volume for asset managers rose to 19 per cent in 2015, surpassing levels last seen in 2009 due to changes in investment strategies, access to new liquidity sources and new block trading methodologies.  »

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