Investment managers optimistic about markets in 2010

Investment managers optimistic about markets in 2010

Fund managers are confident that higher equity returns and positive, albeit modest, economic growth will manifest a continued global recovery, according to a survey conducted by professional services firm Towers Watson. »


Mazi Visio Offshore posts 3.54 per cent return in January

Mazi Visio Offshore posts 3.54 per cent return in January

Mazi Visio Offshore was South Africa Alpha Capital Management’s best performing portfolio in January 2010 with a return of 3.54 per cent. »


Aima warns of protectionist provision in AIFM directive

Aima warns of protectionist provision in AIFM directive

The Alternative Investment Management Association has warned that a provision of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive that is currently being debated in Brussels is protectionist. »


IlliquidX doubles trading volumes in January

IlliquidX doubles trading volumes in January

IlliquidX, a financial services boutique which enables clients to price and trade illiquid securities, says it has had a strong start to 2010 with January traded notional volumes more than double those of December 2009. »


Hedge funds start year in the red as global markets edge down

Hedge funds start year in the red as global markets edge down

Hedge fund strategies ended the first month of the year down 0.94 per cent as stocks pulled back amid fears about the global economy and the fiscal health of some Eurozone countries, according to the Lipper Hedge Fund Composite Index. »


UK hedge fund law firm opens Swiss office

UK hedge fund law firm opens Swiss office

D. Harris & Co. International, a law firm for the hedge fund industry, is opening an office in Zurich to service the growing number of hedge fund managers who have set up branches or relocated to Switzerland.  »


List Group launches algorithmic trading engine

List Group launches algorithmic trading engine

List Group, an electronic trading software provider, has launched Brain3, a complex event processing and algorithmic trading engine, which provides buy and sell-side firms with a solution for the development of low latency, automated algorithms. »


HSBC appoints global head of sales for Prime Services

HSBC appoints global head of sales for Prime Services

HSBC has appointed Chris Barrow as global head of sales for the recently launched HSBC Prime Services business. »


RBC Hedge 250 Index falls 0.18 per cent in January

RBC Hedge 250 Index falls 0.18 per cent in January

The RBC Hedge 250 Index fell 0.18 per cent in January 2010, following a gain of 0.73 per cent the previous month. »


LaCrosse partners with RiskMetrics for investor risk reporting

LaCrosse partners with RiskMetrics for investor risk reporting

LaCrosse Global Fund Services, a hedge fund administrator, is partnering with RiskMetrics Group, a provider of risk management and corporate governance services, to offer LaCrosse's hedge fund clients access to RiskMetrics' HedgePlatform Community. »


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