Hedge funds post positive returns in April

Hedge funds post positive returns in April

The Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index suggests that hedge fund performance was positive across various strategies in April, according to Jordan Drachman, head of research for alternative beta strategies at Credit Suisse. »


Compliance service Dextra is launched

Compliance service Dextra is launched

A compliance and corporate governance service called Dextra has been launched to support company secretaries and their boards. »


Triton Capital appoints Stephen Klawitter as senior vice president

Triton Capital appoints Stephen Klawitter as senior vice president

Triton Capital Advisors, a provider of managed futures investments, has appointed Stephen Klawitter as senior vice president. »


NYSE Euronext opens European liquidity data centre

NYSE Euronext opens European liquidity data centre

NYSE Euronext’s European liquidity data centre is now open, with the first phase of customers installing equipment in readiness for the anticipated migration of all NYSE European matching engines in the fourth quarter of this year. »


Green funds growing in Guernsey

Green funds growing in Guernsey

Guernsey is becoming home to an increasing number of green funds, according to Andrew Boyce, partner at law firm Carey Olsen. »


Earth Capital Partners launches forestry fund

Earth Capital Partners launches forestry fund

Earth Capital Partners has launched the ECP Forestry Fund One, targeting up to USD300m of investment. »


Advent Software opens Singapore office

Advent Software opens Singapore office

Advent Software, a provider of software and services for the investment management industry, has opened its Singapore office. »


North Carolina man fined USD3.8m in anti-fraud action

North Carolina man fined USD3.8m in anti-fraud action

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has obtained more than USD3.8m in civil money penalties and equitable relief in court orders against Tyrone “Cauzae” McCall and entities he controlled, McCall Business Group and MBG Global, both of Charlotte, North Carolina. »


BNP Paribas completes SAS 70 Type 2

BNP Paribas completes SAS 70 Type 2

BNP Paribas has successfully completed a SAS 70 Type 2 examination of its US alternative fund administration, fund of hedge fund custody operations, and general computer controls. »


Clifford Chance appoints three US partners

Clifford Chance appoints three US partners

Law firm Clifford Chance has elected 22 lawyers to its partnership, including three from the US. »


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