Christopher Anderson, corporate partner, Carey Olsen

KPMG and Carey Olsen act on insurance-linked LSE main market listing

KPMG and Carey Olsen have advised Dexion Capital (Guernsey) on the launch of DCG IRIS, a new Guernsey-domiciled, closed-ended investment fund. »


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SEC approves rules and interpretations on key terms for regulating derivatives

The Securities and Exchange Commission has taken another step toward regulating the over-the-counter derivatives market by unanimously approving rules and interpretations for key definitions of certain derivative products. »


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Hedge funds post narrow June gain to close H1 up 1.7 per cent

Hedge funds posted a narrow gain last month to conclude the first half of the year up 1.7 per cent. »


Fraud

Mihailovich, Sr. and Growth Capital Management to pay USD9.3m in anti-fraud action

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has obtained an order of permanent injunction against defendants Robert Mihailovich, Sr. of Rockwall, Texas, and Growth Capital Management requiring them to pay over USD9.3m for fraudulently soliciting over USD30m from customers to trade commodity futures contracts and foreign currency.  »


Chris Isaacson, chief operating officer for BATS Global Markets

Equinix offers connectivity to BATS’ secondary data facility in Chicago

Equinix, a provider of global data centre services, will offer its customers connectivity to BATS Global Markets’ secondary data centre facility in Chicago. »


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Top 100 alternative investment managers exceed USD3trn AUM

Assets managed by the top 100 alternative investment managers globally now exceed USD3trn, according to research produced by professional services company Towers Watson in conjunction with the Financial Times. »


Andrew Baker, AIMA chief executive

AIMA publishes paper on social and economic value of hedge fund industry

The Alternative Investment Management Association has published a German-language educational paper about the social and economic value provided by the hedge fund industry. »


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IQ Hedge Global Macro Beta Index rises by 0.87 per cent

The IQ Hedge Global Macro Beta Index rose by 0.87 per cent in June 2012, according to the latest data from IndexIQ. »


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Linedata launches new version of Beauchamp portfolio management system

Linedata has launched the latest version of the Linedata Beauchamp portfolio management system. »


Satvinder Singh, global head of TSS/CMFI at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank makes appointments in Global Transaction Banking

Deutsche Bank’s Global Transaction Banking (GTB) division has made several appointments in its Trust & Securities Services and Cash Management for Financial Institutions (TSS/CMFI) business. »


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