Sign up for free newsletter

 

Greece

First Greece focused hedge fund up 40 per cent in 2012

Mon, 21/01/2013 - 16:01

A Greece focused hedge fund, launched in October 2012 by Dromeus Capital Group, finished 2012 up 40.3 per cent as the Greek debt buyback and improving market sentiment towards the country drove returns. »

Roberto Paganoni, chief executive of LGT Capital Partners

LGT Capital Partners wins GBP280m alternatives mandate from Hertfordshire County Council

Mon, 21/01/2013 - 11:43

LGT Capital Partners has won a GBP280m multi-alternatives mandate from Hertfordshire County Council. »

Up arrow

Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index up 7.67 per cent in 2012

Mon, 21/01/2013 - 10:44

Hedge funds, as measured by the Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index, finished December up 1.48 per cent. »

Money and calculator

Relative value arbitrage leads hedge fund capital to new record

Mon, 21/01/2013 - 10:06

Steady inflows and performance-based gains increased hedge fund assets by USD60bn in the fourth quarter, bringing total industry capital to a record USD2.25trn, according to the latest HFR Global Hedge Fund Industry Report.  »

Peter Heaps, managing director, Carne Cayman Islands

Carne welcomes CIMA consultation on governance of Cayman Islands funds

Mon, 21/01/2013 - 06:11

Carne Group, the global fund governance specialist, has welcomed the consultation initiative and the decision by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) to enhance and clarify corporate governance standards for the Cayman Islands funds community. »

Investor optimism

Investment manager optimism rises for fourth successive quarter, says PwC/CBI survey

Mon, 21/01/2013 - 06:05

Optimism among investment managers rose for the fourth successive quarter as business volumes and incomes grew again, according to the latest CBI/PwC Financial Services Survey.  »

Stefan Lepp, head of global securities financing at Clearstream

Clearstream forms partnership with Belfius

Fri, 18/01/2013 - 14:09

Clearstream and Belfius have agreed to develop a new collateral management activity for bilateral trades, focusing on over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives and aimed primarily at corporates and medium-sized banks. »

Joe Wald, executive vice president, head of institutional, GAIN Capital

GAIN Capital hires Joseph Wald to lead institutional business

Fri, 18/01/2013 - 11:38

GAIN Capital, a provider of online trading services, has appointed Joe Wald as executive vice president, head of institutional. »

Hatteras Funds' president Bob Worthington

Hatteras Managed Futures Strategies Fund available on Schwab's Mutual Fund OneSource Platform

Fri, 18/01/2013 - 11:35

The Hatteras Managed Futures Strategies Fund from boutique alternative investment specialist Hatteras Funds is now available on the Charles Schwab Mutual Fund OneSource Platform. »

Clock

Eurex Repo offers long-term funding opportunities for GC Pooling and Euro Repo markets

Fri, 18/01/2013 - 09:51

Eurex Repo, the marketplace for international, electronic repo trading and secured funding, plans to extend the maximum term of tradable securities for the Eurex Repo markets such as GC Pooling and Euro Repo. »

latestjobs
Algorithmic Trading Developer - C++, Linux, Python

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Senior Project Manager – Data Governance

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Java Programmer – Credit Derivatives, Front Office

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT

events
59 min 14 sec from now - Grand Caymen
1 day 59 min from now - New York
1 day 59 min from now - Wiesbaden
2 days 59 min from now - California
3 days 59 min from now - London
specialreports