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Richard Schimel, co-head, Diamondback

Diamondback to close after investor withdrawals

Fri, 07/12/2012 - 16:02

Hedge fund Diamondback Capital is to close after investors asked for the return of USD520m – more than 25 per cent of the fund’s current assets. »

Barred

NFA permanently bars Strategic Trading Associates

Fri, 07/12/2012 - 11:56

The National Futures Association (NFA) has permanently barred Strategic Trading Associates, a New York-based commodity trading adviser, and temporarily barred Francis Littleton, a principal and associated person of the firm. »

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Dow Jones Credit Suisse Core Hedge Fund Index up 0.33 per cent in November

Fri, 07/12/2012 - 06:00

The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Core Hedge Fund Index closed up 0.33 per cent in November as six of the seven index component strategies reported positive results for the month. »

Job page

KPMG boosts alternative investment funds practice

Thu, 06/12/2012 - 14:01

KPMG, the US audit, tax and advisory firm, is adding several new hires to its alternative investment funds (AIF) practice's national team in Los Angeles and San Francisco. »

Simon Schilder, Ogier BVI corporate and investment funds partner

BVI to introduce new investment manager licence for smaller hedge funds

Thu, 06/12/2012 - 12:01

The British Virgin Islands Financial Services Commission (FSC), the jurisdiction’s financial regulator, has published guidelines for a new type of investment management licensing regime targeting non-institutional investment managers of small and mid-sized investment funds. »

Joe Holman, founder and managing partner of Columbus Avenue

Orangefield Group acquires Columbus Avenue

Thu, 06/12/2012 - 10:21

Orangefield Group, a provider of administration, management and trust services, has acquired hedge fund administrator Columbus Avenue Consulting. »

Meeting

Funds of hedge funds must adapt business model to remain competitive, says SEI study

Thu, 06/12/2012 - 06:31

There are signs of optimism for funds of hedge funds as both investors and managers see the model as resilient and relevant to the long-term investing landscape, despite declining assets and recent negative headlines seeming to signal their decline, according to a study released by SEI. »

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Credit Suisse LAB index down 0.24 per cent in November

Wed, 05/12/2012 - 16:09

The Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index was down 0.24 per cent in November, according to Jordan Drachman, head of alternative beta strategies at Credit Suisse. »

Gas

EEX natural gas market totalled 7,388,020 MWh in November

Wed, 05/12/2012 - 14:08

The total trading volume on the European Energy Exchange (EEX) natural gas market amounted to 7,388,020 MWh in November. »

Mutual funds

Alternative investment managers to launch mutual funds through Two Roads

Wed, 05/12/2012 - 12:15

Alternative Road Investment Advisers, Belvedere Asset Management and LJM Funds Management will advise new alternative mutual funds through Two Roads Shared Trust, a shared mutual fund trust open to new advisers effective 1 November 2012. »

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