PVE Capital advised assets rise to over USD300m

PVE Capital advised assets rise to over USD300m

The assets on which PVE Capital now advises, including the Matrix PVE Global Credit Fund, have increased to over USD300m. »


EuroCCP launches clearing for Hungarian and Czech Republic issues

EuroCCP launches clearing for Hungarian and Czech Republic issues

EuroCCP and Turquoise have expanded their respective clearing and trading services into two additional markets, Hungary and the Czech Republic. »


Netage appoints head of hedge fund sales to lead New York office

Netage appoints head of hedge fund sales to lead New York office

Netage Solutions, a provider of CRM software and online reporting systems for the alternative assets industry, has opened a New York office led by Dimitri Kiriazov who has been appointed head of hedge fund sales. »


Steel Partners seeks support for director nominees from Sapporo

Steel Partners seeks support for director nominees from Sapporo

Steel Partners Japan Strategic Fund (Offshore) has written a letter to fellow shareholders of Sapporo Holdings seeking their support for the election of its director nominees at the company’s general meeting of shareholders in March 2010. »


S&P adds Asia infrastructure and natural resources to risk control indices

S&P adds Asia infrastructure and natural resources to risk control indices

Standard & Poor’s has expanded its family of risk control indices with a series of launches based upon the S&P Asia Infrastructure Index and the S&P Global Natural Resources Index.  »


Equity advance/decline ratio key indicator for hedge fund performance

Equity advance/decline ratio key indicator for hedge fund performance

A study by Hennessee Group has confirmed that hedge funds generally lag their traditional counterparts when the equity markets experience strong advances and winners greatly outnumber losers as witnessed in 2009. »


LME approaches Baltic Exchange for joint venture on FFA trading

LME approaches Baltic Exchange for joint venture on FFA trading

The London Metal Exchange has submitted a formal proposal to bring trading of forward freight agreements on-exchange in a joint venture with The Baltic Exchange.  »


Fixnetix delivers ultra-low latency trading access to Burgundy

Fixnetix delivers ultra-low latency trading access to Burgundy

Fixnetix, a provider of ultra-low latency market data and trading infrastructure connectivity services, now offers a direct market data feed and trading access to Burgundy, the regional multilateral trading facility for Nordic securities. »


Hedge fund managers making operational changes to reduce risk

Hedge fund managers making operational changes to reduce risk

In the wake of a financial crisis hedge fund managers are enacting a series of operational changes to reduce risk and enhance their ability to attract investors, a study has found. »


CFTC fines California resident and firm USD1m for commodity pool fraud

CFTC fines California resident and firm USD1m for commodity pool fraud

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has issued an order imposing a USD1m penalty against Craig A. Riley of Ladera Ranch, California and his firm Pressio Capital Management for fraudulently operating a commodity pool and misappropriating pool participant funds. »


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