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Q2 hedge fund inflows surpass Q2 2014 levels; AUM at USD3.118 trillion

Q2 hedge fund inflows surpass Q2 2014 levels; AUM at USD3.118 trillion

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 07:11

Total hedge fund assets decreased 1.57 per cent in June 2015, bringing the industry’s total assets under management to USD3.118 trillion, according to eVestment’s latest Hedge Fund Asset Flows report. »

Man Group’s FUM up 8 per cent in H1 2015

Man Group’s FUM up 8 per cent in H1 2015

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 13:43

Funds under management (FUM) at Man GLG jumped 8 per cent to USD78.8 billion for the six-month period ended 30 June 2015 (31 December 2014: USD72.9 billion), according to the firm’s latest interim management statement. »

VAM Funds launches long-short global best ideas fund 

VAM Funds launches long-short global best ideas fund 

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 13:20

VAM Funds has launched the Focused Global Equity Fund, a best ideas strategy incorporating portfolio hedging to reduce volatility and downside risk.  »

Hedge Connection awarded second US Patent for business methodology of matching hedge funds and investors online

Hedge Connection awarded second US Patent for business methodology of matching hedge funds and investors online

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 07:30

Hedge Connection has secured a United States Patent (No 9,070,165) for the firm’s business methodology utilising dual online search engines and detailed databases accessible by qualified investors and hedge funds.   »

Nasdaq launches 'NFX' to trade energy derivatives

Nasdaq launches 'NFX' to trade energy derivatives

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 07:25

Nasdaq has launched Nasdaq Futures, a US-based platform that will initially offer futures and options on oil, natural gas and US power benchmarks, with a fee holiday for the first nine months of trading. All products will be cleared through The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC). »

Ares Management & Kayne Anderson to merge

Ares Management & Kayne Anderson to merge

Fri, 24/07/2015 - 13:44

Ares Management and Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors are to merge to form Ares Kayne Management, a diversified alternative asset manager with a combined USD113 billion of assets under management as of 31 March, 2015.  »

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Index provider challenges hedge fund performance

Fri, 24/07/2015 - 10:23

Tim Edwards, Senior Director, Index Investment Strategy at S&P Dow Jones Indices has investigated the news this week from ETFGI that ETF assets have overtaken hedge fund assets. »

ESMA consults on UCITS remuneration guidelines

ESMA consults on UCITS remuneration guidelines

Fri, 24/07/2015 - 07:27

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has launched a consultation on proposed Guidelines on sound remuneration policies under the UCITS V Directive and AIFMD.  »

Convergex introduces new Buy-Write algorithm

Convergex introduces new Buy-Write algorithm

Fri, 24/07/2015 - 07:22

Convergex has launched a new Buy-Write Algorithm, which leverages its advanced VWAP equity algorithm and Pulse options algorithm to allow clients to electronically employ a buy-write trading strategy. »

Virtus selects SunGard’s VPM to launch new credit hedge fund administration service

Virtus selects SunGard’s VPM to launch new credit hedge fund administration service

Thu, 23/07/2015 - 07:26

Virtus Partners has launched a new hedge fund administration service focused on credit and fixed income managers. The offering is built on SunGard’s VPM portfolio accounting and reporting solution, part of SunGard’s Hedge360 suite.  »

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