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Andrew Lake, Mirabaud Asset Management

Mirabaud launches Global High Yield Bonds fund

Thu, 14/02/2013 - 16:04

Mirabaud Asset Management has launched the Global High Yield Bonds fund. »

New York

Chadbourne expands private funds practice group team in New York

Thu, 14/02/2013 - 14:27

International law firm Chadbourne & Parke has appointed Sean Dailey as counsel in the private funds group in its New York office. »

Nicola Smith, chief executive of Helvetic Fund Administration in Gibraltar

Europe’s elite not the only ones struggling under weight of compliance, says Helvetic

Thu, 14/02/2013 - 14:13

Compliance bosses for Europe’s largest asset managers are not the only ones struggling under the weight of increased regulation, according to Nicola Smith, chief executive of Helvetic Fund Administration in Gibraltar, who says that smaller funds are being forced to shut-up-shop in light of the costs needed to remain compliant. »

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Nine out of 11 Newedge hedge fund indices positive in January

Thu, 14/02/2013 - 12:15

Nine of Newedge’s 11 hedge fund indices posted positive returns in January with the Newedge Commodity Trading Index leading the way with a gain of 6.38 per cent. »

Index

Barclay Hedge Fund Index gains 2.84 per cent in January

Thu, 14/02/2013 - 10:05

Hedge funds gained 2.84 per cent in January, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. »

Trader

RDX USD index derivatives reach one million traded contracts

Thu, 14/02/2013 - 06:04

Eurex Exchange has exceeded one million contracts traded in the RDX USD index futures and options since trading began on 19 March 2012. »

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SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index up 2.62 per cent in January

Wed, 13/02/2013 - 16:12

The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for January 2013 measured 2.62 per cent. »

Craig Baker, global head of investment research at Towers Watson

Smart Beta strategies continue to attract assets, says Towers Watson

Wed, 13/02/2013 - 16:06

Institutional investors continue to diversify their investment portfolios into alternative assets, increasingly via direct funds rather than funds of funds, according to global data from Towers Watson. »

Money loss

Hedge funds lose USD14.2bn in assets in 2012

Wed, 13/02/2013 - 14:06

Hedge fund investors redeemed a net USD14.2bn in 2012, reversing a USD50.7bn inflow to the industry in 2011, according to a report from TrimTabs and BarclayHedge based on data from 3,492 funds. »

Greg Horn, Persimmon’s president and CEO

Persimmon Capital Management launches long/short fund

Wed, 13/02/2013 - 12:19

Persimmon Capital Management has launched Persimmon Long/Short Fund (LSEAX), a multi-adviser mutual fund that seeks to use long/short equity strategies to produce equity-like capital appreciation over time with less volatility than long-only strategies. »

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