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CRYEX to establish crypto currency exchange and clearinghouse

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 18:30

A new start-up in digital currency, CRYEX, has filed an application with the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (Finansinspektionen) to become one of the world’s first regulated crypto currency clearing organisations.  »

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Larger UK investors turning to gold as financial risks remain post-Election 

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 17:30

BullionVault.com, one of the world's largest physical online gold and silver markets, has seen an increase in the amount of larger investors turning to gold in the UK. »

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LPFA appoints Apollo as alternative credit manager

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 17:00

The London Pensions Fund Authority (LPFA) has selected an affiliate of Apollo Global Management as its alternative credit manager.  »

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Hedge fund Harness uses Carne to support launch of Luxembourg UCITS

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 06:00

Hedge fund Harness has chosen Carne Group to provide an independent management company solution for its new Luxembourg UCITS fund. Harness is making use of Carne’s independent UCITS compliant management company in Luxembourg to support the launch.  »

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Guernsey Funds Forum 2015 draws huge crowd

Mon, 18/05/2015 - 19:00

More than 500 people attended the Guernsey Funds Forum 2015 in London last week, which was hosted by ITV news anchor, Alastair Stewart, OBE. »

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eFix Matching meets FX market’s need for auditable electronic fix execution

Mon, 18/05/2015 - 16:00

The eFix Matching solution – a collaboration between EBS, ICAP's electronic foreign exchange business and Global Broking – has seen growth of over 160 per cent in average daily volume (ADV), since its launch one year ago in May 2014.  »

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Orc obtains CBOE certification for next-generation trading platform

Mon, 18/05/2015 - 15:30

Trading technology specialist Orc’s Orc Tbricks trading platform now offers a certified interface to the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), including the CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE).  »

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New Dexion alternative UCITS platform to kick off with Wadhwani-managed fund

Mon, 18/05/2015 - 13:18

Dexion Capital has launched Dexion Liquid Strategies, an alternatives UCITS platform, with its first offering set to be the Keynes Dynamic Beta Strategy Fund (KDBS) managed by Dr Sushil Wadhwani of Wadhwani Asset Management LLP. »

Sol Waksman, BarclayHedge

Barclay Hedge Fund Index up 1.25 per cent in April

Mon, 18/05/2015 - 06:00

Hedge funds were up 1.25 per cent in April, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The Index has gained 3.82 per cent year to date. »

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IFIA welcomes the EC’s Capital Markets Union Green Paper

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 21:00

The Irish Funds Industry Association (IFIA), the trade body representing the largest sector of the financial services industry in Ireland, has responded positively to the European Commission’s Green Paper on Capital Markets Union (CMU). »

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