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Ardsley Partners US Equity UCITS Fund launched on MontLake UCITS Platform

The Ardsley Partners US Equity UCITS Fund has launched on ML Capital’s Montlake UCITS platform. »


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Gar Wood Securities promotes Craig Gantar to SVP and sales manager

Gar Wood Securities has promoted industry veteran Craig Gantar to senior vice president and sales manager. »


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CFTC issues ‘no-action letter’ for swaps trading on EU multilateral trading facilities

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) Divisions of Market Oversight (DMO) and Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (DSIO) have issued a no-action letter with respect to swaps trading on multilateral trading facilities overseen by authorities designated by European Union member states. »


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Power market participants face lack of transparency in German CHP plant production

Genscape has published a white paper addressing what factors have led to the lack of transparency in German Combined Heat & Power (CHP) production, the key issues that led to the current situation and what can be done to bring about change. »


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Investment funds partner Allison joins Walkers

Jason Allison has joined Walkers’ Cayman Islands office as a partner in the global investment funds group. »


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Hedge fund age greater factor in performance than size, says eVestment

Age appears to be a greater factor in relative hedge fund performance than size, according to a report by eVestment. »


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TCA Fund Management to float global credit fund

TCA Fund Management Group is planning to float the TCA Global Credit Fund through an AIM IPO as a new London listed, closed-end investment company. »


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DWIM adds to distressed corporate team

DW Investment Management (DWIM), a USD6bn global multi-strategy credit management firm, has appointed Joel Biran and John Buck, former managing directors at Versa Capital, to the firm's distressed corporate team. »


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Money market funds increase WAM and market risk, says Moody’s

US-dollar, euro and sterling prime money market funds (MMFs) have increased their sensitivity to interest rates in the first two months of 2014, meaning their stressed net asset values have deteriorated, according to Moody’s. »


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Alternative investors see activism as value driver, says Novus survey

Institutional investors view activism as a successful tool used among hedge fund managers to increase returns and stimulate growth in their investments, according to a survey by Novus. »


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