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Saemor Europe Alpha Fund posts strong performance in March

Tue, 28/04/2015 - 06:00

Saemor Capital, winner of this year’s Hedgeweek award for Best Market Neutral Fund, continues to post positive performance numbers, both for the month of March and Year-to-Date. »

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Thousands of Swiss asset managers ‘breaching’ new FINMA rules, says MPL

Mon, 27/04/2015 - 17:00

Managing Partners Limited (MPL) has launched a new service to help the thousands of Swiss asset management firms it believes are now struggling to meet – and are already breaching – new rules introduced by regulator FINMA. »

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T+2 to become global settlement cycle, says Omgeo study

Mon, 27/04/2015 - 15:00

Eighty per cent of respondents to a survey by Omgeo, a subsidiary of The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) believe T+2 will become the global standard for settlement cycles within 10 years.  »

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Castle Hall launches due diligence monitoring platform for global investors

Mon, 27/04/2015 - 09:00

Castle Hall Alternatives has launched OpsMonitor a due diligence platform featuring daily media monitoring, a comprehensive process to identify changes in manager and fund operational risk quarter to quarter. »

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Gottex reports strong performance in multi asset and Asian products

Mon, 27/04/2015 - 06:00

Gottex Fund Management Holdings Limited has reported good performance to 10 April year to date from its Multi-Asset products, which are up around 5.3 per cent. »

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China Everbright Limited and Sinowel Enterprise Group sign partnership agreement

Fri, 24/04/2015 - 11:00

China Everbright Limited (CEL) and Sinowel Enterprise Group (Sinowel) have signed a strategic partnership agreement to start their co-operation towards the secondary market of trust beneficiary rights.  »

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Alan Howard and Michael Platt top UK hedge fund rich list

Fri, 24/04/2015 - 10:00

Alan Howard, co-founder of Brevan Howard, and Michael Platt, of BlueCrest Capital, jointly head the list of Britain’s wealthiest hedge fund managers, each with GBP1.5bn fortunes, in The 2015 Sunday Times Rich List, to be published Sunday, 26 April.  »

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Preqin survey finds wealth managers increasingly choose liquid alternatives

Fri, 24/04/2015 - 09:52

Latest research from Preqin finds that liquid alternative products, such as UCITS and alternative mutual funds, have out-performed hedge funds. The average alternative mutual fund returned 4.36 per cent in 2014, while the average hedge fund saw a return of 3.78 per cent. The average UCITS fund returned just 1.45 per cent. »

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Deutsche Bank to pay USD800m to settle CFTC charges of manipulation and false reporting of LIBOR and Euribor

Fri, 24/04/2015 - 09:00

Deutsche Bank is to pay USD800 million to settle US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) charges that it routinely engaged in acts of false reporting and attempted manipulation. »

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GMEX Technologies and Avenir partner with Agricultural Commodity Exchange for Africa

Fri, 24/04/2015 - 06:00

GMEX Technologies (GMEX TECH), part of the Global Markets Exchange Group International, and Avenir Technology Limited (Avenir), the UK based post-trade software firm, have partnered with the Agricultural Commodity Exchange for Africa (ACE). »

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