Prologue adds senior portfolio manager

Prologue adds senior portfolio manager

Prologue Capital, an alternative investment firm that manages a discretionary fixed income strategy, has hired Noah Estrin as a senior portfolio manager focused on trading US agency mortgages. »


HFRI Fund Weighted Composite Index down 0.71 per cent in January

HFRI Fund Weighted Composite Index down 0.71 per cent in January

The HFRI Fund Weighted Composite Index declined by 0.71 per cent in January after posting a gain of 20 per cent in 2009. »


Dutch hedge funds gain 11 per cent in 2009

Dutch hedge funds gain 11 per cent in 2009

Dutch hedge funds gained an average of 11 per cent in 2009, as measured by the Finles/IEX Dutch hedge fund index. »


Ziegler names Tom Paprocki chief executive

Ziegler names Tom Paprocki chief executive

Ziegler has appointed Tom Paprocki as chief executive officer following the retirement of John Mulherin. »


Threat of regulation puts pressure on US CDS markets

Threat of regulation puts pressure on US CDS markets

The threat of increased regulation in the US financial services sector kept widening pressure firmly on US corporate credit default swap markets throughout the end of January, according to a report by GFI Group. »


Henrik Strabo joins Rogge Capital Management

Henrik Strabo joins Rogge Capital Management

Rogge Capital Management has appointed Henrik Strabo as a portfolio manager and director of global emerging markets. »


Hedge funds perform well amid business model changes

Hedge funds perform well amid business model changes

Fitch Ratings says the hedge fund industry performed well in quarter four 2009 and experienced a return of net new money inflows. »


Aksia hires two for Americas advisory team

Aksia hires two for Americas advisory team

Aksia, a provider of hedge fund research and advisory services, has appointed Bruce Ruehl and Jaeson Dubrovay as partners in the Americas advisory team. »


Highland closes CLO Value Fund I

Highland closes CLO Value Fund I

Highland Capital Management, an investment management firm based in Dallas, Texas, has closed its CLO Value Fund I with a gross return of 138 per cent to its investors. »


CME achieves strongest quarterly performance of 2009 in Q4

CME achieves strongest quarterly performance of 2009 in Q4

CME Group has reported fourth quarter GAAP revenues of USD667m and GAAP operating income of USD402m.  »


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