Index

Lyxor Global Hedge Fund index rises by 0.05 per cent

Thu, 16/09/2010 - 07:03

The Lyxor Global Hedge Fund index was up 0.05 per cent in August, lifting year to date gains to 0.8 per cent. »

Australia

Australian hedge funds rise by 0.22 per cent in August

Thu, 16/09/2010 - 06:13

Australian hedge funds rose by 0.22 per cent in August, according to data from Australian Fund Monitors. »

Short selling

European Commission short selling disclosure threshold too low, says Isla

Wed, 15/09/2010 - 16:48

Proposed short selling disclosure regulations announced by the European Commission are too stringent and threaten market efficiency, according to the International Securities Lending Association. »

Nicolas Breteau, Newedge’s chief executive

Newedge clears first interest rate swap transactions with IDCG’s clearinghouse

Wed, 15/09/2010 - 16:29

Newedge USA has brokered and centrally cleared its first dealer-to-client interest rate swap transactions at the International Derivatives Clearinghouse, a derivatives clearing organisation owned by the International Derivatives Clearing Group and regulated by the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission. »

Roman Rosslenbroich, Aquila Capital chief executive

Ucits important factor for allocating capital to absolute return funds

Wed, 15/09/2010 - 16:04

A survey conducted by Schleus Marktforschung on behalf of Hamburg based alternative asset manager Aquila Capital has revealed a stark divide between German institutional investors who are already investing in alternatives as an asset class and those that are not. »

Godfried de Vidts, chairman of the ICMA's European Repo Council

Growth in European repo market surpasses pre-crisis levels

Wed, 15/09/2010 - 15:37

The size of the European repo market now stands at EUR 6,979bn, an increase of 25 per cent from EUR5,582bn in December 2009, according to a survey by the European Repo Council of the International Capital Market Association. »

Climate change

China tackles climate change

Wed, 15/09/2010 - 15:17

China has emerged as one of the world’s top ten countries tackling climate change, according to the third annual review of the HSBC Climate Change Index. »

Helen Wyatt, Mourant Ozannes

Mourant Ozannes to offer Guernsey legal advice from London

Wed, 15/09/2010 - 15:05

Helen Wyatt, a senior associate in Mourant Ozannes’ Guernsey office, will join the London team later this month. »

Trading screen

Hedge funds down 0.2 per cent in August, says Lipper

Wed, 15/09/2010 - 14:49

Hedge funds ended August in marginally negative territory as stocks lost ground and commodities slid on weak economic data, suggesting a slower pace of economic growth, a report by Lipper says. »

Tax

Report finds tax roadblocks to harmonised European fund industry

Wed, 15/09/2010 - 14:40

An industry research report published by the European Fund and Asset Management Association and KPMG shows there are significant tax complications in the new Ucits IV Directive that prevent the achievement of a harmonised European funds industry. »

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