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SL Investment Management launches Elsa code compliant fund

SL Investment Management has launched SL LifePlus Series 2, a life settlement fund. »


Job page

James Caird hires two special situations executives

James Caird Asset Management has hired Ian Newton and Matthew Addison from the special situations team at Cheyne Capital. »


Meeting

Kinetic and Dexion create advisory boutique Katalyst Partners

Katalyst Partners has been launched as a boutique advisory firm by Ravi Anand and Frank Ennis, together with corporate partners Kinetic Partners and Dexion Capital. »


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CFTC charges accounting firms with failure to audit Sentinel properly

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed and settled charges against public accounting firms McGladrey & Pullen and Altschuler, Melvoin & Glasser and partner G. Victor Johnson II for failing to audit properly Sentinel Management Group.  »


Joining hands

FRSGlobal joins Wolters Kluwer Financial Services

FRSGlobal has joined Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, a regulatory compliance and risk management business. »


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Bob Sherman joins GoldenTree Asset Management as partner

GoldenTree Asset Management, an investment firm that manages alternative and traditional asset strategies for sophisticated institutional and high net-worth investors, has hired Bob Sherman as a partner. »


Meeting

Jefferies launches hedge fund relationship group

Jefferies has hired Josh Gold as a managing director and head of the firm's new hedge fund relationship group. »


People shaking hands

Global Advisors adds chief operating officer

Commodity hedge fund manager Global Advisors has appointed Paul Russell as chief operating officer. »


Trader

Hedge funds post best performance year-to-date in September

Returns for the Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Indices suggest that hedge funds produced their best monthly returns year-to-date amid September's market rally. »


Report

No conclusive evidence that less regulated funds outperform Ucits funds

A working paper on Ucits regulation has found no conclusive evidence that less regulated hedge funds outperform alternative Ucits funds on a risk adjusted basis, even though they find some cross-sectional evidence. »


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