Traders

Canadian hedge funds rise by 1.02 per cent in April

The Scotia Capital Canadian Hedge Fund Performance Index finished April 2010 up 1.02 per cent on an asset weighted basis and up 0.68 per cent on an equal weighted basis. »


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Stock market shows cautious optimism in April

After the elation of the previous month, the stock market exhibited more cautious optimism in April as the S&P 500 index increased by 1.58 per cent but displayed implied volatility (22.05 per cent) that was slightly on the rise, according to a report by Edhec Risk Institute. »


Managed futures

Barclay CTA Index Up 0.37 per cent in April

Managed futures gained 0.37 per cent in April, according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. »


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MEPs call for more transparency around hedge funds

The European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee has adopted its position on the draft EU law regulating managers of alternative investment funds, including hedge funds. »


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Appleby boosts asset and structured finance practice in Hong Kong

Appleby, a provider of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services, has appointed Matthew Stocker as a partner in its Hong Kong office. »


Traders

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index up 1.24 per cent in April

Final performance for the Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index has been confirmed up 1.24 per cent in April. »


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Track-Life launches web portal for servicing life settlement portfolios

Track-Life has launched a web portal that changes the way portfolio managers can view critical information within a life insurance settlement portfolio.  »


Paul-Michael Rebus, Eversheds

Eversheds strengthens City banking and finance offering

Law firm Eversheds has appointed Steven Geerlings and Paul-Michael Rebus in a move to strengthen the firm’s City banking and finance offering. »


Strategic Life Settlement Fund receives regulatory approval

Strategic Life Settlement Fund receives regulatory approval

PCE Investors has received regulatory approval from the Irish Financial Regulator for The Strategic Life Settlement Fund, a limited liquidity investment company with variable capital incorporated with limited liability in Ireland. »


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NYSE Alternext celebrates fifth anniversary

NYSE Euronext is celebrating the fifth anniversary of NYSE Alternext, an exchange-regulated market with lighter regulatory requirements that is tailor-made for small and medium-size businesses. »


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