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Quantamental approach gains ground

Quantamental approach gains ground

By A Paris – The volatility experienced since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic in March 2020 has largely been a positive development for alpha-hunting hedge fund managers who were able to take advantage of the arbitrage opportunities available. However, various market forces saw those at extreme ends of the investment approaches come under pressure – causing the convergence of quantitative and fundamental philosophies to rise in appeal.

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OptionMetrics launches IvyDB Europe 3.0 with extended volatility surface to assess weekly options and complex trading strategies

OptionMetrics launches IvyDB Europe 3.0 with extended volatility surface to assess weekly options and complex trading strategies

OptionMetrics, an options database and analytics provider for institutional investors and academic researchers worldwide, has released OptionMetrics IvyDB Europe 3.0m which offers new features for institutional investors and academia to assess extreme volatility and complex trading strategies. 

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Arcesium launches new performance allocations product for hedge funds and private equity

Arcesium launches new performance allocations product for hedge funds and private equity

Arcesium, a global financial technology and professional services firm, has launched PerformASM, a performance allocations product designed to simplify the investor accounting process and reduce the risks, costs, and manual errors associated with typical spreadsheet-based fund accounting. PerformA is tailored for different client types, including hedge funds, fund administrators, and private equity firms.