Alderwood Capital (Alderwood), a London-based fund manager, has appointed two Independent Chairs. Olive Darragh will chair the Partnership Committee of Alderwood Partners, the investment management side of the business, while Neil Cochrane will serve as Chairman of the Board of the Alderwood Fund as well as Chairman of the Valuations Committee.
The year-long reflation trade in equity markets has left stocks looking “extremely expensive” compared to bonds, with the volume of short positions now at its lowest level in some 15 years, according to Man Group.
Accelex, a data acquisition, analytics and reporting solution for private markets investors and asset servicers, has widened its agreement with LGT Capital Partners (LGT CP) to provide its SaaS platform to bring digitalisation to the regular extraction of critical financial information from a wide range of private markets investment documents.
A total of 60 per cent of institutions believe that settlement failures attributed to inadequacies of the middle-office are still a significant problem in their organisation, according to a new global survey conducted by Torstone Technology, a SaaS provider of post-trade securities and derivatives processing in collaboration with GreySpark Partners, a leading global capital markets consultancy.
Crypto arbitrage hedge fund Argentium has added Philippe G Damas to its advisory board.
Crypto wealth manager Wave Financial bullish on bitcoin, as cryptocurrency soars towards two-month high
As bitcoin surged towards a two-month high on Monday (26 July), digital assets-focused investment manager Wave Financial is bullish on the cryptocurrency’s future prospects amid the ongoing institutionalisation of the sector.
INX Limited (INX), the owner of blockchain-based platforms for trading digital securities and cryptocurrencies, is to list the INX Token, which was previously offered in the world's first public offering of a digital security registered with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), on the INX Securities trading platform at securities.inx.co on 28 July at 9:00am EDT.
Baton Systems (Baton), a market solution transforming asset movements and settlements, has became a signatory to the updated FX Global Code, underscoring its commitment and support to firms keen to eliminate settlement risk by enabling real time, payment-versus-payment (PvP) settlement for all market participants.
Digital asset investment products saw outflows for the third consecutive week with outflows totalling USD28 million according to the latest Digital Assets Fund Flows Weekly report from CoinShares.
Consultants see continued drive towards ‘alternative’ private debt, including regulatory capital and direct lending strategies
Private debt strategies continue to gain investor traction, as institutional allocators look to increasingly esoteric ‘alternative’ fixed- income- style products, according to interviews with global and boutique investment consultancies conducted by Private Equity Wire.