Singapore

SGX derivatives and commodities trading grows

Singapore Exchange says derivatives and commodities trading grew in July from a year earlier, while securities turnover was lower year-on-year though it was up from June.  »


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AlphaMetrix and Decision Analytics announce product range plans

AlphaMetrix and Decision Analytics have come to an agreement regarding the initial Next Generation single manager product range. »


Guy Coltman, partner, Carey Olsen

Carey Olsen advises on the sale of FRM to Man Group

Carey Olsen has advised on the sale of FRM Holdings (Financial Risk Management) to Man Group by way of a Jersey scheme of arrangement. »


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Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index up 0.96 per cent in July

The Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index was up 0.96 per cent in July, according to Jordan Drachman, head of research for alternative beta strategies at Credit Suisse. »


Tony Glickman, Northern Trust

Northern Trust names Tony Glickman to global client solutions role

Northern Trust has hired Tony Glickman in a global client solutions role focusing on its hedge fund services, custody, banking and operations platform on behalf of asset managers and institutional investors worldwide. »


Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy and SCA chairman

SCA issues regulations for investment funds

The United Arab Emirates' Security and Commodities Authority (SCA) has issued board’s resolution No. 37 of 2012 concerning the rules of investment funds. »


Traders

Eurex ADV is 8.1 million contracts in July

In July 2012 the international derivatives markets of Eurex Group recorded an average daily volume of 8.1 million contracts, down from 10.1 million in July 2011. »


Kislay "Sal" Shah, partner, McGladrey

McGladrey expands financial services presence in Connecticut

McGladrey, a provider of assurance, tax and consulting services, has expanded its financial services investment practice in Connecticut. »


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Wake2o adds to sales team for hedge fund secondaries and primary distribution

Wake2o has appointed Charles Simeon as a director in its global hedge fund distribution business. »


Glenn Stevens, chief executive officer of Gain Capital

Gain Capital sees net income of USD4.4m in Q2

Gain Capital has reported net income of USD4.4m, or USD0.11 per share, and adjusted net income of USD5.0m, or USD0.13 per share, for the second quarter ended 30 June 30 2012, on net revenue of USD45.7m. »


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