Emerging markets hedge funds post strong gains in 2009

Emerging markets hedge funds post strong gains in 2009

Hedge funds investing in emerging markets reversed sharp 2008 losses with strong gains in 2009, as the HFRI Emerging Markets (Total) Index gained 40.4 per cent for the year, according to data released by Hedge Fund Research. »


Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index holds steady in January

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index holds steady in January

The Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index rose 0.17 per cent in January. »


Barclay Hedge Fund Index down 0.29 per cent in January

Barclay Hedge Fund Index down 0.29 per cent in January

Hedge funds lost 0.29 per cent in January, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge. »


Fortress to acquire Logan Circle Partners

Fortress to acquire Logan Circle Partners

Fortress Investment Group has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Logan Circle Partners from Guggenheim Partners. »


Icap Energy launches voice-electronic broking for OTC oils

Icap Energy launches voice-electronic broking for OTC oils

Icap Energy is introducing a combined voice-electronic broking service for OTC crude, fuel oil and middle distillate swaps, subject to regulatory approvals. »


Perella Weinberg expands corporate advisory energy coverage

Perella Weinberg expands corporate advisory energy coverage

Perella Weinberg Partners has appointed Michael J. Dickman as a partner in its corporate advisory group. »


Lyxor Global Hedge Fund index falls 0.4 per cent in January

Lyxor Global Hedge Fund index falls 0.4 per cent in January

The Lyxor Global Hedge Fund index, an investable index based on Lyxor’s hedge fund platform, was down 0.4 per cent in January. »


Gemini Fund Services launches fund distribution offering

Gemini Fund Services launches fund distribution offering

Gemini Fund Services, a partner to independent advisers as a provider of pooled investment solutions, has launched its Star Marketing programme. »


SEI to provide SMA outsourcing for Fred Alger Management

SEI to provide SMA outsourcing for Fred Alger Management

SEI has been selected by Fred Alger Management to provide operations outsourcing services for the firm's separately managed account business. »


Investors questioning economic recovery, survey finds

Investors questioning economic recovery, survey finds

Investors are positioning themselves for halts in both Europe and China’s economic recovery, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch survey of fund managers for February. »


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