Index

Newedge CTA Index up 2.74 per cent in October

The Newedge CTA Index rose by 2.74 per cent in October and is up 9.02 per cent year-to-date. »


Law books

Advent educates firms on potential impact of legislation

Advent Software, a provider of software and services to the investment management industry, has hosted a series of events to educate firms on the impact of cost basis legislation and what they can do to prepare. »


Magazines

Credit Suisse launches the Asset Management Tactical Quarterly

Credit Suisse has launched the Asset Management Tactical Quarterly, a series of publications intended to provide views on the trends shaping today's financial markets. »


Commodities

Kenmar and RBS launch commodity fund of funds in Ucits format

The Kenmar Group and the Royal Bank of Scotland have launched what they believe to be the first ever commodity fund of funds in a Ucits III format. »


Market

Consistency shows signs of returning as secondary market hits six month high

The highest average trade price in six months may signal the return of stability to the secondary hedge fund market, according to the October edition of the Hedgebay index. »


Bank counters

Financial services deals up 55 per cent as private equity activity accelerates

Deal activity in the financial services sector is showing signs of recovery as bank restructuring continues to accelerate and private equity firms start to play a bigger role in the sector again for the first time since the economic crisis. »


Luxembourg Hedge Fund Services 2010

Luxembourg Hedge Fund Services 2010

Luxembourg Hedge Fund Services 2010

The impending implementation of the EU’s AIFM Directive offers a timely boost to Luxembourg’s ambitions to build its hedge fund sector. Read our latest report
 

Index

Lyxor Global Hedge Fund Index rises 1.4 per cent in October

The Lyxor Global Hedge Fund Index, an investable index based on Lyxor’s hedge funds platform which tracks the overall hedge fund universe, was up 1.4 per cent in October, lifting year to date gains to 4.3 per cent. »


Julian Rogers-Coltman, chief executive and head of risk of Fleming Family and Partners Capital Management

Fleming Family European opportunities fund up 12.1 per cent

The Fleming Family and Partners Capital Management European Opportunities Fund leads the absolute return European equities sector, returning 12.1 per cent year-to-date. »


New York

Bruce Wolf joins Integral Development from Citi

Integral Development, a provider of FX trading solutions and services, announced has appointed Bruce Wolf as a managing director in its sales team. »


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