SEI and RiskMetrics to deliver independent risk reports to clients

SEI and RiskMetrics to deliver independent risk reports to clients

SEI is collaborating with long-standing partner RiskMetrics Group to provide its clients with independent risk management and reporting services that will integrate directly into the company’s flexible Manager Dashboard tool. »


Hedge funds regain momentum as markets resume upward climb

Hedge funds regain momentum as markets resume upward climb

Hedge funds finished November in positive territory as global stock markets resumed their upward trend, according to a report by Lipper. »


Calamos chooses State Street for US and global products

Calamos chooses State Street for US and global products

State Street has been selected by Illinois-based Calamos Investments to provide custody, fund administration and securities lending services to Calamos’ collective fund structures. »


New Haven pension fund invests USD8m in IndexIQ SMA vehicle

New Haven pension fund invests USD8m in IndexIQ SMA vehicle

The City of New Haven’s Employee Retirement Fund has invested USD8m in IndexIQ’s multi-strategy hedge fund replication separately managed account vehicle. »


NIR Group adds managing director

NIR Group adds managing director

Alternative investment firm NIR Group has appointed Robert M. Cohen as managing director. »


Silver outperforms gold by 30 per cent in 2009

Silver outperforms gold by 30 per cent in 2009

The Hennessee Group, an adviser to hedge fund investors, predicted silver would outperform gold in early 2009 and advised clients to accumulate positions in the precious metal as it appeared under-priced relative to gold.  »


Execution launches options trading capability

Execution launches options trading capability

Execution LLC, an agency-only broker, has launched an options trading platform. »


DoubleLine forms relationship with Oaktree Capital Management

DoubleLine forms relationship with Oaktree Capital Management

DoubleLine, an advisory firm recently formed by Jeffrey Gundlach and Philip Barach, has established a strategic relationship with Oaktree Capital Management whereby Oaktree will help DoubleLine establish its own operational infrastructure. »


Karan Sampson joins Marcum's alternative investment group

Karan Sampson joins Marcum's alternative investment group

Marcum has appointed Karan Sampson to the firm’s alternative investment group as the director of business development. »


NYSE Liffe to launch CAC 40 Dividend Index futures

NYSE Liffe to launch CAC 40 Dividend Index futures

NYSE Liffe, the European derivatives business of NYSE Euronext, has launched a standard cash-settled futures contract based on the CAC 40 Dividend Index. »


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