Emerging markets currencies

Julio Herrera joins Oaktree to manage emerging market opportunities strategy

Oaktree Capital Group has recruited Julio Herrera to manage a new Emerging Market Opportunities investment strategy focused on distressed and dislocated corporate and sovereign debt. »


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FundCount embeds F3 to offer integrated risk management solution

FundCount, a provider of investment management and accounting software, has integrated FINCAD’s F3 into its FundCount Risk Analytics solution. »


Yitz Raab, founder and managing partner of Tzur Management

Israel hedge funds constantly top industry average, says fund administrator

A survey conducted by Israeli fund administrator Tzur Management highlights the significant expansion in the country’s funds industry over the last five years. »


Steven Maijoor, ESMA chair

ESMA publishes review of accounting treatment of Greek sovereign debt

The European Securities and Markets Authority has published a review of Greek government bonds accounting practices in the IFRS financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2011. »


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Individual investors get first time access to hedge fund data

HedgeChatter.com, an online service that allows everyday investors to make investment decisions based on the latest social media data, has been launched by Atlanta-based Soktino Dynamics. »


Forest

New Forests’ clients to acquire stake in Green Triangle Pine Estate

New Forests has introduced new investors to make an investment in the Green Triangle Forest Trust (GTFT). »


Policy

CFTC proposes clearing determination for credit default and interest rate swaps

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has proposed new rules to require certain credit default swaps and interest rate swaps to be cleared by registered derivatives clearing organisations (DCOs). »


Fraud

CFTC charges Philip Leon, Paul Rangel, John Wilkins and Altamont Global Partners with fraud

The US District Court for the Middle District of Florida has frozen the assets of defendants Philip Leon of Altamonte Springs, Florida, Paul Rangel of Apopka, Florida, John Wilkins of Chuluota, Florida, and their company, Altamont Global Partners of Longwood, Florida. »


Charles Li and Martin Abbott

LME shareholders vote in favour of acquisition by HKEx

The ordinary shareholders of LME Holdings have approved all the resolutions required in connection with the proposed scheme of arrangement to implement the acquisition of LME Holdings by Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing (HKEx). »


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Deutsche Bank adds Nordic power market to dbSelect platform

Coeli Asset Management has launched its Coeli Power Surge strategy on dbSelect, Deutsche Bank’s platform for accessing liquid hedge fund strategies. »


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