Euros

Dutch financial alternatives community raises more than EUR100,000 for charity

Over 160 professionals from the Dutch financial alternatives community who attended a Gala dinner on 3 October have raised more than EUR100,000 for the Alternatives 4 Children foundation. »


Meeting

HedgeMark appoints EMEA and Americas heads

Independent hedge fund managed account platform and risk analytics provider HedgeMark, an affiliate of BNY Mellon, has repositioned two of its managing directors to oversee business development efforts in specific regions of the world. »


Globe and money

Rising global equities lift hedge fund performance

Hedge funds gained 1.79 per cent in September, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. »


Commodities

Commonfund names Eric Kolts managing director in commodities group

Commonfund, an investment manager for institutional investors, has appointed Eric W Kolts as managing director in its commodities group. »


Jeff Bandman, head of partnerships and alliances at SwapClear

LCH.Clearnet launches global consultancy

LCH.Clearnet's interest rate swap (IRS) clearing service, SwapClear, has launched the industry's first certification programme for consultancy firms preparing market participants for the implementation of centralised OTC clearing. »


Gavel

Defendants granted leave to appeal in Fairfield case

The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, Court of Appeal, has granted leave of appeal to the defendants who applied for two preliminary issues to be heard in the BVI proceedings brought by Fairfield Sentry Limited (in liquidation). »


Ian Gobin, Appleby

Appleby bolsters funds capability with two partner appointments

Ian Gobin and Deborah Poole have been appointed partners of Appleby within the funds and investment services team. »


Graph and magnifying glass

Hedge funds up 2.63 per cent during Q3 2012

September was another winning month for hedge funds as the sector posted its third consecutive month of positive returns. »


Currency signs

Newedge launches enhanced FX prime brokerage platform

Newedge has launched an enhanced foreign exchange prime brokerage platform offering institutional clients access to the global currency market - the largest, most liquid market in the world. »


Jared Feldman, partner, Anchin, Block & Anchin

Anchin, Block & Anchin names three new partners

Anchin, Block & Anchin has added three new partners – Jared Feldman, Michael Mazzola and Anthony Bracco – as of 1 October 2012. »


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