Larry Leibowitz, chief operating officer of NYSE Euronext

NYSE Euronext completes migration of NYSE and NYSE Amex to US data centre

NYSE Euronext’s US data centre in Mahwah, New Jersey, has completed the migration of more than 4,500 equities issues listed on the New York Stock Exchange and NYSE Amex.  »


Demetrios Anaipakos, partner, Ahmad, Zavitsanos & Anaipakos

Ernst & Young facing securities fraud lawsuit over failed hedge fund

Attorneys from Houston's Ahmad, Zavitsanos & Anaipakos are representing a group of investors in a lawsuit filed against hedge fund auditors Ernst & Young after the group lost more than USD17m following the collapse of a Plano, Texas-based hedge fund that promised low-risk investments. »


Alyssa A. Grikscheit, Sidley Austin

Alyssa Grikscheit joins Sidley Austin as a partner in New York

Law firm Sidley Austin has appointed Alyssa A. Grikscheit as a partner in the Latin America and investment funds, advisers and derivatives practices. »


Fund Regulation and Ucits III 2010

Fund Regulation and Ucits III 2010

front cover ucits 3 special report

Asset managers are flocking to set up Ucits funds to sidestep the EU’s controversial AIFM Directive - Read our latest repo

Ronan Daly, chairman of Centaur

Scipion appoints Centaur Fund Services for fund administration

Scipion Capital, a frontier market investment firm, has appointed alternative investment firm Centaur Fund Services to take over the fund administration requirements for its range of funds. »


Todd Groome, chairman of Aima

Aima to engage with US authorities on Dodd-Frank Act implementation

The Alternative Investment Management Association is to engage with US policymakers and supervisors over the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act.  »


Shawn McLoughlin, chief executive of Ticonderoga

Ticonderoga forms partnership with Shenyin Wanguo Securities

Ticonderoga Securities, an institutional broker dealer, has formed an exclusive partnership with Shenyin Wanguo Securities (H.K.), one of the largest securities houses in China, to provide research and execution services to Ticonderoga’s US-based institutional clients. »


Hong Kong

Hong Kong members gain direct access to NYSE Liffe

NYSE Liffe, the Europe-based derivatives business of NYSE Euronext, has received regulatory approval from the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission to provide automated trading services in Hong Kong. »


Risk

S&P expands range of risk control indices

Standard & Poor’s is extending its range of risk control indices with the launch of two risk control index series.  »


Auction

Dutch allocation auctions to be held on 14 October and 18 November

The Dutch Ministries of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment and Economic Affairs intend to auction four million EU emission allowances on Climex in two consecutive auctions, which are scheduled for 14 October and 18 November 2010. »


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