Maples Finance Luxembourg launches fund administration services

Maples Finance Luxembourg launches fund administration services

Tue, 02/03/2010 - 14:05

Maples Finance, a fund services provider, has expanded its European service offering in Luxembourg following the recent grant of its Registrar Agent licence by Luxembourg’s financial supervisory authority. »

Brown Brothers Harriman increases securities lending presence in Asia

Brown Brothers Harriman increases securities lending presence in Asia

Tue, 02/03/2010 - 13:08

Brown Brothers Harriman has assigned Robert Lees and Richard Meek to its Hong Kong office, assuming the respective roles of head of securities lending trading and head of securities lending relationship management for the Asia Pacific region.  »

Cowen Group launches Ramius Trading Strategies

Cowen Group launches Ramius Trading Strategies

Tue, 02/03/2010 - 12:04

Cowen Group has formed Ramius Trading Strategies, a subsidiary of Ramius Alternative Solutions, and launched the RTS Global Fund.  »

Citi names Sanjiv Sawhney global head of fund services

Citi names Sanjiv Sawhney global head of fund services

Tue, 02/03/2010 - 10:39

Citigroup has appointed Sanjiv Sawhney as global head of fund services for Citi's securities and fund services business. »

Natixis Global Associates launches Asia Pacific fund for US investors

Natixis Global Associates launches Asia Pacific fund for US investors

Tue, 02/03/2010 - 07:56

Natixis Global Associates and Absolute Asia Asset Management have launched a multi-cap stock fund, the Absolute Asia Dynamic Equity Fund. »

RBC Capital Markets hires director in Hong Kong

RBC Capital Markets hires director in Hong Kong

Tue, 02/03/2010 - 06:04

RBC Capital Markets, the corporate and investment banking arm of Royal Bank of Canada, has hired Raymond Schumertl as a director for global macro FX sales.  »

London 2010

London 2010

London Special Report 2010 front cover

Does London face a mass exit of hedge fund managers enraged by rising taxes and worried by regulatory uncertainty. Or can the UK forge a new role as a fund domicile and servicing centre?

Spending on post-Mifid market surveillance to reach EUR185m in 2012

Spending on post-Mifid market surveillance to reach EUR185m in 2012

Mon, 01/03/2010 - 15:55

The implementation of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive is turning market surveillance, traditionally a cost centre, into a competitive edge, says capital markets research and advisory firm Tabb Group. »

MFA urges SEC to analyse impact of short selling restrictions

MFA urges SEC to analyse impact of short selling restrictions

Mon, 01/03/2010 - 14:06

The Managed Funds Association says it is disappointed that the Securities and Exchange Commission’s short selling restrictions are not supported by empirical data. »

Bedrock launches fund of hedge funds investing solely in Brazil

Bedrock launches fund of hedge funds investing solely in Brazil

Mon, 01/03/2010 - 12:06

Bedrock Group, the Geneva-based wealth and asset manager, has launched Bedrock Brazil with USD50m of commitments. »

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