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Daniel S Loeb, chief executive, Third Point

Yahoo! to repurchase 40 million shares held by Third Point

Wed, 24/07/2013 - 09:41

Yahoo! is to repurchase 40 million shares of Yahoo! common stock beneficially owned by hedge fund Third Point at a purchase price of USD29.11 per share. »

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FCA fines US-based oil trader USD903,000 for market manipulation

Wed, 24/07/2013 - 06:40

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined US-based high frequency trader Michael Coscia USD903,176 (GBP597,993) for deliberate manipulation of commodities markets. »

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Volante Technologies expands operations in EMEA, US and Mexico

Wed, 24/07/2013 - 06:04

Volante Technologies, a provider of solutions aimed at simplifying the complexity of financial data integration, has expanded its operations in EMEA, US and Mexico with the addition of new key hires.   »

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Gottex’s flagship FoHFs products ‘performing well’

Tue, 23/07/2013 - 16:12

Gottex Fund Management’s flagship fund of hedge funds products continue to perform well and have posted positive returns 2013 year to date. »

Board of directors

EDHEC-Risk Institute adds eight new members to international advisory board

Tue, 23/07/2013 - 13:22

Eight new members have joined EDHEC-Risk Institute’s international advisory board, which brings together scholars, representatives of regulatory bodies as well as senior executives from business partners and other leading institutions. »

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Citi's securities and fund depositary services now AIFMD-ready in key European domiciles

Tue, 23/07/2013 - 12:40

The Alternative Investment Fund Management Directive (AIFMD) rules affect fund remuneration practices, marketing guidelines, documentation and reporting, and the requirement for alternative investment fund managers to appoint a depositary. »

Hong Kong

Quam joins CME Group’s Hong Kong hub

Tue, 23/07/2013 - 12:15

Quam Securities, the brokerage arm of Hong Kong-based financial services group Quam Limited, has registered with the Hong Kong telecommunications hub of Chicago Mercantile Exchange enabling it to access the CME Globex trading platform. »

French flag

Eurex launches options on French government bond futures

Tue, 23/07/2013 - 10:04

The international derivatives market Eurex Exchange will launch options on futures that are based on notional long-term bonds issued by the French Republic (Obligations Assimilables du Trésor – OAT) on 10 September. »

Survey

AIFMD will reduce choice and increase costs for managers and investors, says survey

Tue, 23/07/2013 - 06:03

Research by BNY Mellon points to significant uncertainty about the requirements of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), despite Monday's first deadline for authorisation. »

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BNP Paribas ready to help clients transition to AIFMD compliance 



Mon, 22/07/2013 - 16:02

BNP Paribas is now ready for the transition of its asset manager and asset owner clients to meet the requirements of the Alternative Investment Fund Management Directive (AIFMD), which came into effect on 22 July. »

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