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Managed futures

Barclay CTA Index down 1.81 in June

Wed, 18/07/2012 - 10:07

Managed futures lost 1.81 per cent overall in June, according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. »

Hong Kong

First RQFII A-share ETF debuts at HKEx

Wed, 18/07/2012 - 06:44

The first RMB Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor A-share exchange-traded fund has been listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong. »

Acquisition

Man completes acquisition of FRM Holdings

Wed, 18/07/2012 - 06:22

Man Group has completed its acquisition of hedge fund research and investment specialist FRM Holdings, first announced on 21 May. »

Pierre Bourlatchka, director at Kinetic Partners

Kinetic Partners and Riskdata launch integrated risk reporting service

Wed, 18/07/2012 - 06:07

Kinetic Partners, a professional services firm to the asset management, investment banking and broking industries, has launched a risk monitoring and reporting platform in partnership with Riskdata, a risk management solutions provider.  »

Debt

European debt problems are major determinant of hedge fund performance in 2012

Tue, 17/07/2012 - 16:17

Hedge funds gained 0.66 per cent in June, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. »

Trader

June a tough month for CTA strategies

Tue, 17/07/2012 - 16:12

June proved difficult for CTA strategies, according to Newedge’s monthly performance data for its suite of hedge fund indices. »

Down arrow and numbers

Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index down 0.40 per cent in June

Tue, 17/07/2012 - 14:34

The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index finished down 0.40 per cent for the month of June. »

Report and magnifying glass

NFA to review FCM audit practices relating to customer segregated funds

Tue, 17/07/2012 - 14:22

Following last week’s emergency enforcement action against Peregrine Financial Group, National Futures Association has requested an internal review of its audit practices and procedures. »

Ponzi scheme

California court fines Gordon Driver and Axcess USD41m for commodity pool Ponzi scheme

Tue, 17/07/2012 - 12:20

The US District Court for the Central District of California has entered a final judgment and permanent injunction order against defendants Gordon A. Driver of Las Vegas, Axcess Automation and Axcess Fund Management, both Nevada companies owned and controlled by Driver, in connection with a commodity pool Ponzi scheme in which the defendants defrauded over 100 participants in the US and Canada of over USD14m.  »

Jason Scharfman, managing partner of Corgentum Consulting

Investors downgrade prime brokers, says Corgentum survey

Tue, 17/07/2012 - 12:08

Only 17 per cent of investors feel that prime brokers are the most important hedge fund service provider, according to a survey by Corgentum Consulting, a provider of hedge fund operational due diligence reviews. »

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