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Gold

2012 sees gold demand hit record value level

Mon, 18/02/2013 - 14:11

In value terms, gold demand in 2012 was USD236.4bn – an all-time high, according to figures released by the World Gold Council. »

Electronic trading floor

FIX Protocol Ltd publishes best practices for electronic bond trading

Mon, 18/02/2013 - 14:06

FIX Protocol Ltd (FPL), a non-profit, industry standards organisation for the global electronic trading community, has published recommended best practices and accompanying implementation guidelines for the electronic trading of bonds.  »

Gonzalo Jalles, chief executive, Cayman Finance

Cayman Finance welcomes Moody's outlook on Cayman

Mon, 18/02/2013 - 14:02

Cayman Finance chief executive Gonzalo Jalles has welcomed recent news that Moody’s credit ratings agency has affirmed its Aa3 sovereign rating for the Cayman Islands, viewing the outlook on the country as “stable”. »

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Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index up 2.07 per cent in January

Mon, 18/02/2013 - 12:03

The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index finished up 2.07 per cent for the month of January, with nine of the 10 sub-strategies recording gains. »

Handcuffs and money

Michael J Welke to pay USD387,000 to settle commodity pool fraud charges

Mon, 18/02/2013 - 10:01

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has obtained a federal court order requiring defendant Michael J Welke, of Omaha, Nebreska, to pay USD257,000 in disgorgement and a USD130,000 civil monetary penalty to settle CFTC charges of fraud, failure to register with the CFTC, and failure to comply with disclosure and reporting requirements. »

Peter Hughes, managing director, Apex Fund Services

Apex launches order and portfolio management systems

Mon, 18/02/2013 - 06:23

Fund administration company Apex Fund Services has launched Apex Trade Manager, its order management system (OMS), and Apex Vision, its portfolio management system (PMS). »

Managed futures

Barclay CTA Index up 1.01 per cent in January

Fri, 15/02/2013 - 16:15

Managed futures gained 1.01 per cent in January, according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. »

Richard Burridge, RMB’s chief executive and chief investment officer

RMB Capital Management launches Iron Road Capital Partners

Fri, 15/02/2013 - 16:06

RMB Capital Management, an independent investment advisory firm, has launched Iron Road Capital Partners, an alternative investment platform. »

Steven Maijoor, ESMA chair

ESMA issues first risk report on EU securities markets

Fri, 15/02/2013 - 12:03

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published its first report on trends, risks and vulnerabilities in European Union securities markets and a risk dashboard for the fourth quarter 2012.  »

Report

CTA performance historically invariant to interest rates changes, says Campbell & Company

Fri, 15/02/2013 - 09:34

The performance of commodity trading advisors (CTAs) has historically exhibited a distinctly different pattern than equities and fixed income in relation to the direction of interest rates, according to research by Campbell & Company. »

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