Ian Castledine, global head of investment risk product for Northern Trust

Northern Trust integrates BarraOne with operations platform

Northern Trust has integrated BarraOne with its operations platform to strengthen predictive risk analytics and reporting across asset classes, including derivatives. »


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Ucits HFS Index up 0.11 per cent month to date

The Ucits HFS Index lost 0.06 per cent in the second week of trading in December and is up 0.11 per cent month to date. »


Meeting

Simon Freeman joins GLG event driven team

GLG, an investment manager and division of Man Group, has boosted its event driven team with the appointment of Simon Freeman as an asset manager. »


Gold

CFTC charges California man and firms in USD5.5m precious metals scheme

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed a civil complaint against California-based defendants Ryan A. Nassbridges, American Bullion Exchange ABEX Corp. and American Bullion Exchange LLC, charging them with fraudulent solicitation and misappropriation in connection with precious metals futures and options fraud. »


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SGGG builds first hedge fund appliance

SGGG Portfolio Systems, a provider of technology to small and mid-sized hedge funds, has built the first appliance specifically for hedge fund managers. »


Matt Samelson, Woodbine principal

Woodbine explains how to choose an EMS provider

Woodbine Associates has published a report examining the features, functionality and value proposition of 18 established trading solution providers and giving guidance on choosing the optimal solution for each particular need. »


Index

RBC Hedge 250 Index up 0.25 per cent in November 2010

The RBC Hedge 250 Index had a net return of 0.25 per cent in November, bringing the year-to-date return of the index to 4.05 per cent. »


Greg Lippmann, LibreMax Capital

State Street to administer LibreMax Capital hedge fund

State Street has been selected by LibreMax Capital to provide fund administration services for its newly launched hedge fund. »


Richard Hughes, Vistra Group

Richard Hughes joins Vistra Group in Jersey

Richard Hughes has been appointed senior manager, business development, within the funds and corporate services division of the Vistra Group, based in the Jersey office. »


Currencies

Auriel launches dynamic currency hedging programme

Auriel Capital Management, a London-based investment management firm, has launched a dynamic currency hedging programme for institutional investors with the backing of a USD1.1bn mandate from a US corporate pension plan. »


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