Handshake

Bob Sherman joins GoldenTree Asset Management as partner

GoldenTree Asset Management, an investment firm that manages alternative and traditional asset strategies for sophisticated institutional and high net-worth investors, has hired Bob Sherman as a partner. »


Meeting

Jefferies launches hedge fund relationship group

Jefferies has hired Josh Gold as a managing director and head of the firm's new hedge fund relationship group. »


People shaking hands

Global Advisors adds chief operating officer

Commodity hedge fund manager Global Advisors has appointed Paul Russell as chief operating officer. »


Trader

Hedge funds post best performance year-to-date in September

Returns for the Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Indices suggest that hedge funds produced their best monthly returns year-to-date amid September's market rally. »


Report

No conclusive evidence that less regulated funds outperform Ucits funds

A working paper on Ucits regulation has found no conclusive evidence that less regulated hedge funds outperform alternative Ucits funds on a risk adjusted basis, even though they find some cross-sectional evidence. »


Hands at keyboards

Morgan Stanley selects GlobeOp to provide managed account services

Morgan Stanley has selected GlobeOp Financial Services to provide independent middle and back office services and daily data and reporting for its managed account platform Alphas. »


Globe

Javelin Capital launches Global Equity Strategies Fund

Javelin Capital, the recently authorised investment management firm, has launched its first fund, the Javelin Capital Global Equity Strategies Fund, with seed capital of USD31m. »


London

Amundi appoints five professionals in London

Amundi has hired five investment professionals for its UK branch based in London. »


Singapore

Woori appoints Edward Moon as chief investment officer

Woori Absolute Partners, an alternative investment firm based in Singapore, has appointed Edward Sungshik Moon as its chief investment officer. »


Real estate fund

BNP Paribas launches private equity and real estate administration service

BNP Paribas Securities Services has launched an enhanced service for onshore and offshore private equity and real estate funds. »


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