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NEX Data and JBOND launch Japanese Yen Repo Index Rate

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 09:26

NEX Data, which delivers independent market intelligence and price information for OTC Data, and JBOND, an electronic platform for trading in Japanese Repurchase agreements, have launched the JBOND NEX Repo Index to measure the effective cost of funding for Japanese government bonds. »

Kenneth Heinz, HFR

HFR launches risk premia indices

Fri, 29/06/2018 - 09:20

HFR has launched the HFR Bank Systematic Risk Premia Indices which includes 40 indices delineated along a nested matrix of established risk premia asset type and strategy.   »


LIMEYARD launches crypto asset index

Tue, 19/06/2018 - 12:25

New Switzerland-based index provider LIMEYARD has launched its Crypto Asset Index, together with Decentriq, a FinTech enabling financial institution, to benefit from distributed ledger technology based in the Swiss crypto valley. »

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Broadridge to join S&P 500

Thu, 14/06/2018 - 07:57

Fintech specialist Broadridge Financial Solutions is to be added to the S&P 500 Index at the opening of trading on Monday 18 June 2018. »

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CME Group and Crypto Facilities launch Ether Reference Rate and Ether Real Time Index

Wed, 16/05/2018 - 09:22

CME Group and Crypto Facilities Ltd have launched the CME CF Ether-Dollar Reference Rate, which will provide a daily benchmark price in US dollars at 4pm London time, and CME CF Ether-Dollar Real Time Index, which will allow users access to a real-time Ether price in US dollars. »

Rohtas Handa, MPI

MPI joins with BarclayHedge to produce dynamic hedge fund indices

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:02

Markov Processes International (MPI) has launched a hedge fund index business line that will aim to provide investors with improved benchmarks for measuring hedge fund performance. »

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Hedge funds stay in positive territory year-to-date, says Lyxor

Mon, 05/03/2018 - 17:28

The Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was up 1 per cent last week, with Event-Driven strategies outperforming, according to the latest Weekly Brief from Lyxor’s Cross Asset Research team. »

David Regan, Societe Generale

Societe Generale launches new SG Multi Alternative Risk Premia Index

Fri, 12/01/2018 - 10:35

Societe Generale Prime Services has launched a new SG Multi Alternative Risk Premia Index, a performance benchmark for alternative risk premia managers who employ investment programs diversified across multiple asset classes and multiple risk premia factors. »

Jerry Szilagyi, Catalyst

Catalyst Funds partners with BNP Paribas to create alternative, multi-asset index

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 20:49

Catalyst Funds, an alternative-focused mutual fund company, has partnered with BNP Paribas to create the BNP Paribas Catalyst Systematic Alpha Index (the BNPP CASA Index). »

Tom Wrobel, Societe Generale

SG Prime Services releases its 2018 CTA Indices Constituents

Tue, 09/01/2018 - 19:08

Societe Generale Prime Services has announced the result of the annual review of constituents for its range of CTA indices and for the first time since inception in 2000, there have been no changes to the flagship SG CTA Index and SG Trend Index. »


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