Andy Lando returns to Merlin to launch securities lending group

Andy Lando returns to Merlin to launch securities lending group

Andy Lando has returned to Merlin Securities, a mid-tier prime brokerage services provider, as a senior partner. »


Statistical Research Laboratory and Progress to deliver trading solution

Statistical Research Laboratory and Progress to deliver trading solution

Progress Software has joined forces with Statistical Research Laboratory, a company developing software for financial trading desks, to provide a trading technology solution for brokers and hedge funds. »


UBS fined USD130,000 for exceeding position limits

UBS fined USD130,000 for exceeding position limits

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has issued an order filing and simultaneously settling charges against UBS for exceeding the New York Mercantile Exchange’s position limits on certain natural gas, heating oil and platinum futures contracts on more than one occasion between December 2006 and March 2008. »


SEC approves short selling restrictions

SEC approves short selling restrictions

The Securities and Exchange Commission has adopted a rule to place certain restrictions on short selling when a stock is experiencing significant downward price pressure. »


Traded life policies can deliver steady returns, says Managing Partners

Traded life policies can deliver steady returns, says Managing Partners

Funds that invest in traded life policies with the right diversification of policies, prudent actuarial analysis and due consideration to increasing life expectancies can deliver steady returns, says Jeremy Leach, managing director of fund management company Managing Partners. »


Cardano hires credit and client specialists

Cardano hires credit and client specialists

Cardano has appointed Stephanie Bruneau and Anna Genda to its London-based team. »


Nara Capital launches Ucits Alternative Index series

Nara Capital launches Ucits Alternative Index series

Nara Capital, an alternative advisory and consultancy service provider based in Geneva, will start to release its Ucits Alternative Index to the public. »


Evercore acquires private funds placement group from Neuberger Berman

Evercore acquires private funds placement group from Neuberger Berman

Evercore Partners has acquired key assets of the private funds placement group of Neuberger Berman. »


Academic attacks UK’s attraction to high taxes

Academic attacks UK’s attraction to high taxes

An academic report examining the fiscal challenges facing the Cayman Islands contains heavy criticism of the way the UK is addressing its own particular problems. »


Heritage Capital adds four to trading and sales team

Heritage Capital adds four to trading and sales team

Heritage Capital, the merchant banking division of family-owned Banque Heritage, has appointed Niels Nooy as managing director and head of emerging markets trading for Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America, plus three directors in London.  »


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