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David Riehl, IHS Markit

IHS Markit adds predictive automotive signals to alternative data analytics offering

Thu, 13/12/2018 - 15:22

IHS Markit has expanded its alternative data offering for asset managers with the launch of new stock selection and strategy signals covering the automotive sector. »

Paul Watmough, MDX

MDX’s Project IOWA teams with FactEntry

Thu, 13/12/2018 - 15:18

MDX Technology’s Project IOWA, a market data business driven ecosystem, has formed a strategic partnership with FactEntry, an independent provider of bond data and documents which supports the needs of fixed income and credit professionals.  »

Joel Coverdale, Axioma

Axioma launches Emerging Markets equity risk model

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 19:17

Axioma, a provider of enterprise risk management, portfolio management and regulatory reporting solutions, has added a new Emerging Markets risk model (AXEM4) to its Equity Factor Risk Model Suite. »

Roderick White, Krypton Fund Services

Krypton Fund Services selects PFS-PAXUS Fund Administration System

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 09:22

Krypton Fund Services Holdings Ltd, a boutique independent fund services company based in Bermuda, has selected Pacific Fund Systems’ PFS-PAXUS fund administration system for its third-party fund administration business operations. »

Seth Brotman, Canoe

Canterbury Consulting selects Canoe Intelligence to automate fund data entry

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 08:48

Canterbury Consulting, a Newport Beach-based institutional investment advisory firm with more than USD18.3 billion in assets under management, will turn to Canoe Intelligence (Canoe), in a multi-year relationship to efficiently digitise, track and organise thousands of documents and data points. »

Richard Johnson, Greenwich Associates

Outsourced trading gaining popularity with US institutional asset managers and hedge fund managers, says new report

Thu, 06/12/2018 - 10:19

A new report by Greenwich Associates has found high levels of satisfaction among US institutional asset management and hedge fund professionals currently employing outsourced trading services, with 71 per cent of survey respondents describing themselves as “extremely satisfied” with their providers. »

Matthew Hudson, M J Hudson

MJ Hudson acquires asset management data and analytics firm Amaces

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 10:57

London-based asset management consultancy, MJ Hudson, has acquired Amaces, a data and analytics firm, which provides tools and consulting services to help institutional investors benchmark and monitor the cost and quality of the investor services they receive from their custodian banks.   »

Sameer Shalaby, Hazeltree

HedgeServ enhances treasury management service offering with expanded Hazeltree relationship

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 10:18

Global fund administrator HedgeServ, and Hazeltree, a provider of integrated buy-side treasury management solutions, have expanded their existing partnership. »

Michael de Verteuil, Linedata

Linedata launches new suite of execution analytics with TI’s START

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 10:09

Linedata, a provider of credit and asset management technology, data and services, is teaming up with leading quantitative analytics firm, Trade Informatics (TI) to launch a new suite of execution analytics. »

Muhammad Akram, Akram Associates

Akram & Associates continues to focus on emerging managers and US family offices

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 10:08

The introduction of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) in the United States last December has been keeping tax specialists and accountants particularly busy, as hedge fund managers and family offices seek to best position themselves under this new tax regime.  »


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