Zar Amrolia, Deutsche Bank's global head of foreign exchange

Deutsche Bank’s dbSelect platform receives ISAE 3000 assurance

Deutsche Bank has received independent assurance under the International Standard on Assurance Engagements 3000 on its London-based dbSelect platform, a platform for accessing liquid hedge fund strategies. »


Clouds

InvestCloud launches The Prime Broker Cloud

InvestCloud, a company that delivers securities technology and services from the cloud, has launched The Prime Broker Cloud, the first of their institutional solutions for the securities industry.  »


David Gershon, chief executive of SuperDerivatives

SuperDerivatives and Algorithmics partner on OTC risk management

SuperDerivatives, a derivatives benchmark and multi asset front office system, has entered into a memorandum of understanding with Algorithmics, a provider of risk solutions, to offer banks, funds and asset managers a solution to improve their risk management capabilities. »


Ponzi scheme

CFTC charges Griggs and Aloha with multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed an enforcement action charging Perry Jay Griggs, a convicted felon and current fugitive, and his wife, Rachelle Griggs, most recently from Las Vegas, and their company, Aloha Trading, with operating a multi-million dollar commodity futures Ponzi scheme from at least 2005 through 2009. »


Merger

Sentry proposes investment fund mergers

Sentry Select Capital has proposed to merge several of its funds. »


Alex Moiseev, principal and chief investment officer, Dighton Capital Management

Dighton Capital Management moves assets into cash

Dighton Capital Management, a managed futures fund manager, has moved all its assets under management into cash because of the uncertainty in the markets.  »


Christopher J. Ailman, chief investment officer, California State Teachers’ Retirement System

Edhec-Risk Institute expands international advisory board

Edhec-Risk Institute has added six new members to its international advisory board, which brings together representatives from regulatory bodies, pension funds, professional organisations and business partners. »


Traders

Suranya Capital Partners hires head trader

Suranya Capital Partners has hired Patrick Littlefield as head trader of its discretionary global macro fund. »


Handshake

Corinthian Cove appoints Richard Graf and Sheila Warner as partners

Corinthian Cove Consulting, which assists investment management organisations with strategy and business development, has appointed Richard Graf and Sheila Warner as partners.  »


Global currencies

Bluenose to launch managed forex programme

British Virgin Islands-based investment manager Bluenose Capital Management is on schedule to launch its managed foreign exchange programme, Bluenose FX, on 1 November. »


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