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Bitfinex partners with ODEM to expand cryptocurrency and blockchain education

Fri, 22/11/2019 - 15:59

Digital asset platform Bitfinex and on-demand education and employment marketplace ODEM SA have collaborated to produce a new model of education on the role of digital token in the blockchain-enabled economy. »

OKEx’s global utility token OKB adds four major partners including Ledger

Fri, 22/11/2019 - 10:14

Futures cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has added four major partners for OKB, its global utility token aimed at connecting digital asset projects. »

Kenneth J Heinz, HFR

HFRI China and Russia indices lead gains as trade and geopolitical uncertainty accelerates

Fri, 22/11/2019 - 09:54

Emerging Markets hedge funds extended industry-leading performance through October, with not only Chinese- but also Russia-focused hedge funds driving performance gains, as reported in the HFR Asian Hedge Fund Industry Report and the HFR Emerging Markets Hedge Fund Industry Report from HFR. »

Chris Kirk, Wellington

Wellington Management partners with Artivest

Fri, 22/11/2019 - 09:15

Wellington Management, a USD1.1 trillion global asset manager, has chosen Artivest's open-architecture digital platform to help provide financial advisors and qualified high-net-worth investors access to its alternative strategies. »

Paul Lynch, Itarle

Itarle hires former proprietary trading chief to spearhead North American push

Fri, 22/11/2019 - 09:05

Itarle, a provider of high-performance, best execution services, algorithmic execution and analytics services to trading venues, has appointed James Thorpe as Regional Manager of its Chicago office to further boost its presence across North America. »

Nearly 45 per cent of hedge fund saw inflows in October but overall outflows continued for eighth consecutive month

Fri, 22/11/2019 - 09:01

Nearly 45 per cent of hedge fund saw inflows in October but overall outflows continued for eighth consecutive month. »

Bill Stone, SS&C GlobeOp

SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator at 4.81 per cent for November

Thu, 21/11/2019 - 15:40

The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for November 2019 measured 4.81 per cent, up from 3.76 per cent in October. »

Pat Lardner, Irish Funds

Irish funds’ net assets up 20 per cent YTD to new high of EUR2.925 trillion

Thu, 21/11/2019 - 10:26

Irish Funds has announced total net assets stand at a record EUR2.925 trillion, according to latest data to end September from the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI). »

Enrico Bruni, Tradeweb

Tradeweb launches portfolio trading for European Credit Bonds

Thu, 21/11/2019 - 10:16

Tradeweb Markets, an operator of electronic marketplaces for rates, credit, equities and money markets, has launched portfolio trading for European Credit bonds, just ten months after successfully introducing the functionality for US Credit bonds. »

Sol Waksman, BarclayHedge

Hedge fund redemption trend extends to four months in September

Thu, 21/11/2019 - 09:08

The hedge fund industry’s redemption trend continued in September as a fourth straight month of net outflows saw monthly redemptions increasing to USD14.7 billion. »


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