Handshake

Citi names Steve Pitkin head of investor services for hedge fund services

Citi has named Steve Pitkin head of investor services for its hedge fund services unit within global transaction services. »


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Swiss single hedge fund industry on the upswing

Despite the financial crisis and scandals, the hedge fund industry in Switzerland is well on track. »


Trader at screen

GAM launches market neutral credit fund

GAM has launched its first market neutral credit fund with credit manager DCI. »


Trader

Hedge funds decline 0.55 per cent in August

The Hennessee Hedge Fund Index declined 0.55 per cent in August, taking its year-to-date performance to +1.32 per cent. »


Patrick Bédat, Syz Asset Management

Patrick Bédat to head Syz institutional management division

The Swiss banking group Syz has appointed Patrick Bédat as chief executive of its institutional asset management division Syz Asset Management. »


Auction

Fourth Austrian EUA auction to take place on 8 November

On 8 November 2010 the Austrian Government is auctioning 200,000 EU allowances through Climex. »


Stephen Sims, Macfarlanes

Macfarlanes advises Haymarket Financial on fundraising with Future Fund

Law firm Macfarlanes has advised Haymarket Financial, the new corporate lender, on its fundraising with Australia’s Future Fund. »


Money squeeze

Hedge fund assets sink to lowest level since November 2009

The hedge fund industry posted an estimated outflow of USD2.9bn, or 0.2 per cent of assets, in July 2010, the second straight outflow as well as the third in four months, according to TrimTabs Investment Research and BarclayHedge.  »


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Forty one per cent of Nordic investors increasing allocations to hedge funds

Forty one per cent of Nordic investors are increasing their allocations to hedge funds, according to SEB’s Nordic Hedge Fund Investor Survey. »


Emanuel Mond, president of SunGard’s alternative investments business

HedgeServ upgrades clients to latest version of SunGard Front Arena

HedgeServ, a fund administrator for the alternative investment industry, has upgraded its client base to the latest version of SunGard's Front Arena.  »


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