IT security

I Think Security launches LOQ digital security service for asset managers

Cyber security lab I Think Security Ltd has launched LOQ, a secure information technology that keeps proprietary information and communications secure for asset managers and their high net worth clients. »


Shares

Omada Capital launches stock-based lending service

Omada Capita has launched a stock-based lending service, which allows clients to secure loans against the broadest range of listed shares and on flexible market terms. »


Investments

Aventicum launches second investment business

Aventicum Capital Management has launched its second investment business, Aventicum Alternative Equities, as the group expands its presence into Europe. »


Trading screens

Global Prime Partners appoints Deutsche Bank

Global Prime Partners (GPP) has appointed Deutsche Bank to provide execution, clearing and custody services for its client base of emerging managers, family offices, professional traders and boutique broker dealers. »


iPhone

Consumers will embrace mCommerce in 2014, says Prentice Capital

Michael Zimmerman's hedge fund Prentice Capital believes up to 80 per cent of consumers will embrace mCommerce in 2014, and it anticipates significant increases in the amount of money shoppers spend online via mobile. »


Geoff Ruddick

IMS promotes Geoff Ruddick to head of funds

International Management Services (IMS) has promoted Geoff Ruddick to head of funds. »


Down arrow

Six out of seven IndexIQ hedge fund replication indices negative in March

Just one of IndexIQ’s family of hedge fund replication and alternative beta indices recorded a positive return in March. »


Gavel

Customers of MF Global to begin receiving final restitution payments

The trustee for MF Global will begin making final distributions to satisfy its obligation of full restitution for USD1.212bn in losses sustained by customers when the company failed in 2011. »


Kevin Gundle

Investors will miss out on returns if they don’t navigate AIFMD barriers, says Aurum

The barriers for investment created by the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) are still preventing investors from reaching European funds, despite solutions becoming available, according to Aurum. »


Investments

Napier Park Global Capital receives allocation from Topwater Capital

Napier Park has received a managed account allocation from an investment fund managed by Topwater Capital, a division of Leucadia Asset Management. »


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