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Kerstin Cooley, senior product manager, hedge funds at SEB

SEB Dynamic Manager Alpha fund available via Ucits format

Fri, 28/09/2012 - 12:05

SEB’s Dynamic Manager Alpha fund is now accessible to retail investors via a new Ucits format. »


Young money managers launch hedge fund focused on macro global events

Fri, 28/09/2012 - 10:34

Lumina Investments, founded and managed by three North Carolina college students, has opened its first hedge fund that seeks to capitalise on the growing influence of "macro events" on the behaviour of global financial markets. »


OVS Capital adds two to business team

Fri, 28/09/2012 - 06:15

OVS Capital, the European equity focused event driven investment manager, has added two new members to its business team.   »


CFTC seeks to revoke registrations of Gordon Driver and Axcess Fund Management

Thu, 27/09/2012 - 16:10

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed a notice of intent to revoke the registrations of Gordon A Driver and Axcess Fund Management. »

Olivier Laurent, director, alternatives investment, RBC Investor Services

RBC Investor Services launches Global Derivatives Platform

Thu, 27/09/2012 - 14:09

RBC Investor Services has launched a Global Derivatives Platform for listed and OTC derivatives. »

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CFTC certifies S&P 500 Index Futures Contract submitted by BVMF Brazil

Thu, 27/09/2012 - 12:17

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s division of market oversight has issued a letter advising the Bolsa de Valores, Mercadorias e Futuros (BVMF-Brazil) that its S&P 500 Index futures contract submitted for review on 9 August 2012 has been deemed certified. »

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Palmer Square Capital Management hires industry veteran Emily Colella

Thu, 27/09/2012 - 10:29

Palmer Square Capital Management, an investment management firm that provides portfolios of hedge fund strategies, has appointed Emily Colella as a managing director responsible for business development. »

Dan Smith, senior managing director at Blackstone

Blackstone launches the Blackstone/GSO Strategic Credit Fund

Thu, 27/09/2012 - 10:09

GSO/Blackstone, part of the credit platform of Blackstone, has priced the initial public offering of Blackstone/GSO Strategic Credit Fund. »

John Ions, chief executive of Liontrust

Liontrust sees positive net inflows of GBP88m in Q3 2012

Thu, 27/09/2012 - 09:52

Liontrust Asset Management, the specialist independent fund management group, saw net positive inflows of GBP88m in the current quarter, compared with inflows of GBP46m for the three months ending 30 September 2011. »


NexPoint Credit Strategies Fund names new portfolio manager

Thu, 27/09/2012 - 06:14

NexPoint Credit Strategies Fund has appointed James Dondero as portfolio manager. »

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