Hélie d'Hautefort, Overlay Asset Management’s chief investment officer

Overlay launches wealth preservation currency tool

Mon, 25/10/2010 - 15:11

Overlay Asset Management has launched the BNPP/OAM Wealth Preservation Currency Index, a joint initiative with BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking.  »

Barry Silbert, SecondMarket founder and chief executive

SecondMarket launches alternative investments platform in Israel

Mon, 25/10/2010 - 14:27

New York-based SecondMarket, a marketplace and auction platform for alternative investments, has launched operations in Israel. »

Patric de Gentile-Williams, chief operating officer, FRM Capital

FRM Capital enters relationship with Sensato Capital Management

Mon, 25/10/2010 - 12:15

FRM Capital Advisors, the hedge fund seeding division of Financial Risk Management, has formed a relationship with Sensato Capital Management which involves FCA investing up to USD50m with Sensato. »

Magnifying glass

More companies meeting with hedge funds and sovereign wealth funds

Mon, 25/10/2010 - 12:06

Companies worldwide are adapting their investor relations strategies to enhance their outreach to hedge funds and sovereign wealth funds, according to an annual survey conducted by BNY Mellon.  »

Pocket

SEC targets use of side pockets by hedge funds

Mon, 25/10/2010 - 10:25

The Securities and Exchange Commission’s asset management unit has been investigating whether hedge fund managers have overvalued assets in “side pockets” and then charged investors higher fees based on those inflated values. »

Traders

Morgan Stanley clears OTC derivative trades at CME

Mon, 25/10/2010 - 06:01

Morgan Stanley has cleared over-the-counter interest rate swap transactions for clients of the firm at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. »

Fund administration

LaCrosse to provide hedge fund administration for Paridon Asia

Sun, 24/10/2010 - 12:15

Paridon Asia, a Singapore-based Asian macro hedge fund, has selected LaCrosse Global Fund Services to provide hedge fund administration, middle office and operations support via its LaCrosseSTP service. »

Bernard L. Madoff

Investment managers and advisers sued over plan investments with Madoff

Sun, 24/10/2010 - 11:12

The US Department of Labor has sued Beacon Associates Management, Andover Associates Management, Ivy Asset Management, J.P. Jeanneret Associates and the principals of the four companies for causing dozens of pension, health and other employee benefit plan clients to lose hundreds of millions of dollars through investments with Bernard L. Madoff and his firm. »

Fireworks

Hedge funds end third quarter with a bang

Sun, 24/10/2010 - 10:30

September closed out a profitable quarter for hedge funds, with the Morningstar 1000 Hedge Fund Index rising 5.2 per cent in September and 7.6 per cent over the third quarter. September closed out a profitable quarter for hedge funds, with the Morningstar 1000 Hedge Fund Index rising 5.2 per cent in September and 7.6 per cent over the third quarter. »

Market

Secondary market gains five per cent in September

Fri, 22/10/2010 - 06:19

A brisk month of trading on the secondary market saw investors move funds in all available asset classes, according to Hedgebay’s Global Hedge Fund Secondary Market Index, with private equity and credit strategies particularly popular. »

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