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Aima chief executive Andrew Baker

Global hedge fund industry employs 300,000 people, says Aima

Sun, 12/12/2010 - 12:14

The world’s hedge fund industry employs an estimated 300,000 people, according to the Alternative Investment Management Association.  »

Commodities

Commodity investors seek absolute returns via active strategies

Sun, 12/12/2010 - 10:15

Institutional investors are turning to commodities to provide absolute returns and are employing active strategies to do so, according to a survey of more than 300 attendees at Barclays Capital’s sixth annual US Commodities Investor Conference this week. »

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Craig Thornton, chief risk officer at Aviva

Aviva joins the Life and Longevity Markets Association

Fri, 10/12/2010 - 06:08

Aviva has joined the Life & Longevity Markets Association as a full member, bringing its membership to 11. »

Nick Brown, GFI managing director, head of financial products brokerage, Americas

GFI Group opens office in Bogota, Colombia

Fri, 10/12/2010 - 06:04

GFI Group, a provider of wholesale brokerage, clearing services, electronic execution and trading support products, has opened an office in Bogota, Colombia. »

Joe Toce, office managing director in New York, WTAS

WTAS expands alternative investment funds practice

Thu, 09/12/2010 - 16:06

Christopher Spiegleman, former director of tax at J.H. Whitney, has joined the Metro New York alternative investment funds practice at WTAS as a managing director in the Greenwich office. »

Index

Six out of seven IndexIQ indices negative in November

Thu, 09/12/2010 - 15:48

IndexIQ saw six out of seven of its hedge fund replication and alternative beta indices post a negative performance in November. »

Handcuffs and money

CFTC charges MXBK with defrauding hundreds of US customers

Thu, 09/12/2010 - 15:00

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed an enforcement action in the US District Court for the District of Utah, charging MXBK Group, a private Mexican financial services holding company, and its foreign currency trading division, MBFX, with issuing false customer statements and misrepresenting trading results on its website in connection with its foreign currency trading enterprise. »

Gavel

Court fines defendants USD26m for multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme

Thu, 09/12/2010 - 13:53

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has obtained more than USD26m in restitution and civil monetary penalties against defendants Kenneth W. Lee, Simon Yang, Prestige Ventures and Federated Management Group, and relief defendants Sheila Lee, Darren Lee and David Lee. »

Traders

Hedge funds advance 0.32 per cent in November

Thu, 09/12/2010 - 12:05

The Hennessee Hedge Fund Index advanced 0.32 per cent in November and is up 7.12 per cent year-to-date. »

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