Alfred Berg strengthens investment team

Alfred Berg strengthens investment team

Nordic asset management firm Alfred Berg has appointed Dr. Larry Pohlman and Amitabh Dugar to its quantitative strategies team as chief investment officer and portfolio manager respectively.  »


World Food invests USD10m in Ghana to revive gold mines

World Food invests USD10m in Ghana to revive gold mines

World Food is investing USD10m into Ghana in the form of equipment, infrastructure and employees to revive lifeless gold mines, according to South Africa Alpha Capital Management. »


Citi chosen by Merritt Capital for fund of hedge fund administration

Citi chosen by Merritt Capital for fund of hedge fund administration

Citigroup has been awarded a mandate by Merritt Capital to provide a suite of fund of hedge fund administration services. »


RWC appoints Lakshman Harendran to convertible bond team

RWC appoints Lakshman Harendran to convertible bond team

RWC Partners has appointed Lakshman Harendran to its convertible bond team. »


Lyxor Global Hedge Fund index falls three per cent in December

Lyxor Global Hedge Fund index falls three per cent in December

The Lyxor Global Hedge Fund index, an investable index based on Lyxor’s hedge fund platform, was down 0.3 per cent in December. »


Credit Suisse appoints head of Asia Pacific and emerging markets

Credit Suisse appoints head of Asia Pacific and emerging markets

Credit Suisse has appointed Neil Harvey as managing director and head of Asia Pacific and head of emerging markets globally for asset management, effective 1 February 2010. »


MFA forms alliance with Connecticut Hedge Fund Association

MFA forms alliance with Connecticut Hedge Fund Association

The Managed Funds Association has formed an alliance with the Connecticut Hedge Fund Association, a regional hedge fund association representing 150 member firms with operations in Connecticut. »


Viteos expands senior management team in North America

Viteos expands senior management team in North America

Viteos Fund Service, a hedge fund service provider, has expanded its global sales and relationship management team by appointing Francis Rainsford as executive vice president. »


Investors return to hedge fund industry as new model emerges

Investors return to hedge fund industry as new model emerges

The hedge fund industry has continued its recovery from the financial crisis of 2008 by posting the strongest gains since 1999, according to Hedge Fund Research.  »


Canadian hedge funds gain 2.12 per cent in December

Canadian hedge funds gain 2.12 per cent in December

The Scotia Capital Canadian Hedge Fund Performance Index finished December 2009 up 2.12 per cent on an asset weighted basis and up 2.59 per cent on an equal weighted basis. »


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