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Hedge funds down but not out

Hedge funds down but not out

Tue, 16/02/2016 - 09:06

Renewed selling pressure has translated into sharp losses for risk assets lately, with the European banking sector at the forefront of the selloff, according to the latest Hedge Fund Brief from Lyxor. »

Powernext and ECC to introduce measures to further strengthen liquidity in TTF Futures on PEGAS

Powernext and ECC to introduce measures to further strengthen liquidity in TTF Futures on PEGAS

Mon, 15/02/2016 - 10:04

Powernext and the clearing house European Commodity Clearing (ECC) are to introduce a series of new measures throughout 2016 in order to further accelerate the positive development of the TTF futures market. »

Hedge funds demonstrate remarkable resilience in turmoil

Hedge funds demonstrate remarkable resilience in turmoil

Fri, 12/02/2016 - 09:19

The Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was down 0.9 per cent in January, despite positive performance from  five out of the 11 Lyxor Indices, according to Lyxor’s latest Alternative Investment Industry Barometer. »

Hedge funds start year in negative territory, says eVestment

Hedge funds start year in negative territory, says eVestment

Thu, 11/02/2016 - 16:31

The global hedge fund industry started the year off on a negative note, with a -2.22 per cent aggregate return in January, according to eVestment’s January 2016 Hedge Fund Performance Report. »

AIFMs welcome ‘flexibility of NPPR’ when accessing Europe

AIFMs welcome ‘flexibility of NPPR’ when accessing Europe

Thu, 11/02/2016 - 08:52

National private placement regimes (NPPR) continue to offer the flexibility and ease of access for marketing into Europe that appeal to fund managers, a London funds audience has heard. »

AIMA publishes new guide to operational risk management

AIMA publishes new guide to operational risk management

Tue, 09/02/2016 - 16:19

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) has released a new guide to operational risk management for alternative asset management firms. »

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Madison Capital provides 2016 outlook for hedge fund M&A

Tue, 09/02/2016 - 09:40

A total of 42 hedge fund deals were closed or announced globally in 2015, exceeding the 32 transactions that closed in 2014, according to the 4th edition of Madison Capital’s hedge fund industry M&A overview. »

BIL Manage Invest secures CSSF approval to launch Lux Multimanager SICAV UCITS platform

BIL Manage Invest secures CSSF approval to launch Lux Multimanager SICAV UCITS platform

Tue, 09/02/2016 - 09:38

BIL Manage Invest, the third-party management company of the Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL) Group has received approval from the CSSF_ to launch its Lux Multimanager SICAV, a hosted “rent-a-compartment” UCITS fund platform. »

Quant macro hedge funds surge in January as equities and oil extend declines

Quant macro hedge funds surge in January as equities and oil extend declines

Mon, 08/02/2016 - 09:17

Hedge funds posted mixed performance to begin 2016 as global financial markets plunged, driven by steep declines in oil and concerns regarding the global impact of the slowing Chinese economy, resulting in the worst start to a year for hedge funds since 2008. »

CME Group reports strong Q4 2015 and full year results

CME Group reports strong Q4 2015 and full year results

Fri, 05/02/2016 - 16:12

CME Group Inc (CME) has reported revenue of USD814 million and operating income of USD470 million for the fourth quarter of 2015.  Net income was USD292 million and diluted earnings per share were USD0.86.  »

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