Karen Maguire, chief executive, Satuit Technologies

Satuit Technologies launches enhanced SatuitCRM Platform

Satuit Technologies, a provider of client management software for professional investment and wealth management firms, has released a new version of SatuitCRM Platform, adding client report management and secure distribution modules to the core functions. »


iPad

Xignite powers MoneyChakra iPad app for tracking hedge fund managers

MoneyChakra has launched an iPad app that tracks top hedge fund managers’ actions using the Xignite Market Data Cloud. »


Steven R O’Hanlon, president and chief operating officer of Numerix

Numerix extends Windows Azure solutions for cross-asset valuation and risk management

Numerix, a provider of cross-asset analytics for derivatives valuations and risk management, plans to enable additional Numerix solutions for use with Microsoft’s cloud platform, Windows Azure. »


Magnifying glass

Research reveals transformation in investor evaluation of hedge funds

A study by Deutsche Bank has revealed a fundamental shift in the depth and nature of due diligence carried out by hedge fund investors. »


Regulation

Central Bank of Ireland consults on regulatory regime for non-Ucits funds

The Central Bank of Ireland is to initiate a consultation on the Irish regulatory regime for non-Ucits funds.  »


Gavel and scales

SEC charges Silicon Valley exec over Galleon insider trading scheme

The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged a former senior executive at a Silicon Valley technology company for illegally tipping convicted hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam with non-public information that allowed the Galleon hedge funds to make nearly USD1m in illicit profits. »


Trading screens

Asset Match acquires Sharemark

Asset Match, the UK’s first electronic platform for trading shares in private companies, has acquired Sharemark, the online stock market for smaller listed and non-listed companies, for an undisclosed sum.  »


Hedge Fund Fight Nite

Sixth Hedge Fund Fight Nite is knockout success

The sixth Jax Coco Hedge Fund Fight Nite, which featured seven bouts between members of the Hong Kong hedge fund community, raised over HKD500,000 for charity. »


Carbon emissions

First German “early auction” generates EUR7.54 per EUA, says EEX

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) has concluded the first primary market auction of EU emission allowances (EUA) for the third trading period on behalf of the Federal Republic of Germany. »


Electronic trading floor

Chi-X Japan PTS receives exemption from Take-Over-Bid rule

The Financial Services Agency has announced that as of 31 October Chi-X Japan, a wholly owned subsidiary of alternative trading venue operator Chi-X Global, will be designated as a proprietary trading system (PTS) on which transactions are exempt from the Take-Over-Bid (TOB) rule of the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act. »


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