Birthday cake

NYSE Alternext celebrates fifth anniversary

NYSE Euronext is celebrating the fifth anniversary of NYSE Alternext, an exchange-regulated market with lighter regulatory requirements that is tailor-made for small and medium-size businesses. »


Job hunting

Mahmood Noorani joins Citi Capital Advisors

Citi Capital Advisors has appointed Mahmood Noorani as portfolio manager for its global macro strategies team, which provides the investment management services for the CCA Global Macro Fund. »


Peter Hughes, managing director of Apex Fund Services

Apex Fund Services to open Abu Dhabi office

Apex Fund Services, a fund administration business with over USD10bn in assets under management, is opening of an office in Abu Dhabi during the second half of 2010. »


Robert Taylor, chief executive at Kleinwort Benson

FSA approves change of control at Kleinwort Benson

RHJ International has received approval from the Financial Services Authority to become the controller of the UK and Channel Islands private bank and wealth management group Kleinwort Benson.  »


Chris Merry, chief executive of Matrix Group

Matrix launches its first Ucits III fund

Financial services firm Matrix has launched its first Ucits III fund. »


Dollars

Acquisition of GLG is Man's biggest deal to date

Man Group has agreed to acquire GLG Partners for USD1.9bn in an all cash transaction. »


Yariv Itah, partner at Casey Quirk

Meager incentives mar growth prospects for Japan fund managers

Japan’s fund management sector needs to develop attractive products focused on fast-growing Asian economies and shift to a more incentive-based compensation structure to attract key talent, add clients and lift profit margins, according to a white paper by Casey Quirk and the Nomura Research Institute. »


Melissa Hill, managing principal of Sabre

Sabre to launch Ucits III version of Sabre Style

Sabre Fund Management is to launch a Ucits III fund, with daily liquidity, to allow access to the returns of its equity market neutral strategy, the Sabre Style Arbitrage Fund. »


Santiago Stock Exchange

Fidessa connects to Santiago Stock Exchange

Fidessa group, a provider of multi-asset trading, portfolio analysis, compliance, market data and connectivity solutions for the buy-side and sell-side, is to provide access to the Santiago Stock Exchange (Bolsa de Comercio de Santiago). »


Lyxor Hedge Fund Index rises by 0.92 per cent in April

Lyxor Hedge Fund Index rises by 0.92 per cent in April

The Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was up 0.92 per cent in April. »


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