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AIMA launches hedge fund directors DDQs

AIMA launches hedge fund directors DDQs

Wed, 09/03/2016 - 16:55

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), the global representative body for alternative asset managers, has launched a set of Due Diligence Questionnaires (DDQs) for hedge fund directors. »

Preqin identifies most consistent performing hedge funds

Preqin identifies most consistent performing hedge funds

Wed, 09/03/2016 - 09:20

Drawing on data compiled for the 2016 Preqin Global Hedge Fund Report, Preqin has created league tables of hedge funds that have most consistently delivered strong, stable performance. »

La Française Global Investment Solutions launches multi-strategy credit UCITS fund

La Française Global Investment Solutions launches multi-strategy credit UCITS fund

Tue, 08/03/2016 - 16:28

La Française Global Investment Solutions (La Française GIS) has launched of a new multi-strategy long/short credit UCITS fund, LFIS Vision UCITS – Credit.  »

Macro hedge funds lead February gains as HFRI tops equity markets

Macro hedge funds lead February gains as HFRI tops equity markets

Tue, 08/03/2016 - 09:09

Hedge funds posted gains in February, outperforming US equities for the third consecutive month, as equity, credit and energy markets traded in a wide and volatile intra-month range, according to data released today by HFR. »

Crestline Investors expands opportunistic credit platform

Mon, 07/03/2016 - 16:54

Crestline Investors has hire an experienced European Opportunistic Credit team and opened its first European office in London. This move represents an expansion of the firm's well-established US Opportunistic Credit Platform. »

CTAs post positive returns for second consecutive month in 2016

CTAs post positive returns for second consecutive month in 2016

Fri, 04/03/2016 - 16:01

After a strong start to the year in January, Societe Generala Prime Services’ managed futures strategies continued to deliver positive performance across the board, with all CTA indices posting gains in February, »

Investors predict 3.5 per cent increase in hedge fund AUM in 2016

Investors predict 3.5 per cent increase in hedge fund AUM in 2016

Fri, 04/03/2016 - 09:09

Sentiment overall is positive for hedge fund industry growth with investors forecasting a 3.5 per cent increase in AuM during 2016, according to the 8th Annual Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Investor Survey. »

February markets move “violently sideways”, says GAM

February markets move “violently sideways”, says GAM

Thu, 03/03/2016 - 16:41

Markets proved volatile across asset classes in February. The MSCI World index showed equities down over 6 per cent from their peak on 1 February through the trough on 11 February but by month-end had rallied back to almost flat. »

Hedge fund study reveals more manager-investor equilibrium and a rise in alternative seed deals

Hedge fund study reveals more manager-investor equilibrium and a rise in alternative seed deals

Thu, 03/03/2016 - 09:35

Newly launched hedge funds continued to entice investors with management fee discounts while simultaneously tightening restrictions on redemptions, according to The Seward & Kissel 2015 New Hedge Fund Study. »

 CBOE to offer FLEX Index Options with Asian and Cliquet style settlement

CBOE to offer FLEX Index Options with Asian and Cliquet style settlement

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 09:23

The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) plans to offer FLEX index options with Asian and Cliquet style settlement beginning Monday, 21 March.  »

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