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Global macro hedge funds get off to a strong start to 2015, says GAM

Thu, 05/02/2015 - 09:00

January was a volatile month across asset classes, proving challenging for many hedge fund investors although most global macro investors were rewarded, with the HFRX Macro/CTA index up 2.0%.  »

Euros

Euronext average daily transaction value at EUR8,630m in January

Thu, 05/02/2015 - 06:00

The January 2015 average daily transaction value on the Euronext cash order book stood at EUR8,630 million (+31% compared to January 2014). »

Africa

GMEX Group takes stake in ALTX Africa Group

Wed, 04/02/2015 - 16:00

GMEX Group has acquired a 25% stake, through its GMEX Technologies (GMEX TECH) subsidiary, in the Mauritius-based ALTX Africa Group Ltd (ALTX).  »

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Endowments and foundations to up allocation to private equity and hedge funds in 2015, says survey

Wed, 04/02/2015 - 10:00

Despite optimism about the US economy, endowments and foundations are planning to decrease their allocations to US equities this year in favour of alternatives such as hedge and private equity funds. »

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Alt UCITS AuM at record level in 2014

Wed, 04/02/2015 - 06:00

The strength of alternative UCITS sector continued to grow with assets under management (AuM) increasing 41% to EUR 224.3 billion in 2014, according to the latest Alceda UCITS Review. »

software

SS&C Technologies to acquire Advent Software

Tue, 03/02/2015 - 16:00

Financial services software and provider SS&C Technologies is to acquire Advent Software, a provider of software and services for the global investment management industry.  »

London offices

JonesTrading opens London office

Tue, 03/02/2015 - 10:00

JonesTrading Institutional Services is to open a London office as part of a strategic initiative to expand its services to Europe.  »

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Nasdaq launches experimental access fee program

Tue, 03/02/2015 - 09:00

Nasdaq has launched an experimental pricing program with lower access fees for 14 stocks representing both small and large capitalisation companies traded on US equity listings venues. »

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Guggenheim Securities International commences operations

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 18:00

Guggenheim Securities International, the international investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, has commenced operations, providing sales and trading services for European clients. »

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targit partners with Misys

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 16:00

Misys, the leading financial software company, has signed an agreement with targit GmBH to become a member of the InFusion Partner Programme.   »

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