More than USD1.6 billion of private client funding has been raised by HSBC Private Banking for so far in 2020 for hedge funds, private equity, private credit and a private REIT strategy.
Pico, a provider of technology services for the financial markets community, is to offer the Consolidated Tape System (CTS), the Consolidated Quotation System (CQS) and the Options Price Reporting Authority (OPRA) feeds from NMS-dedicated connectivity via a new separate, low-latency NMS network located in the Mahwah, New Jersey data centre.
The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) and Alternative Credit Council (ACC) have welcomed the publication by the European Commission (EC) of the Capital Markets Union for people and businesses-new action plan (the CMU Action Plan).
Investors are returning to hedge funds, as industry enjoys positive capital flows for second month in a row
Investors continued to add more money to hedge funds last month – after pouring more than USD9 billion into the industry in July – as the sector recovers from a bruising four-month run of withdrawals and allocators drift back to the sector, new industry data shows.
Forex electronic trading platform and technology services provider EBS has connected its EBS Institutional (EBSI) execution management system to thinkFolio, a multi-asset investment management platform from IHS Markit.
Compliance and registration solutions provider RIA in a Box has launched a new platform to address the unique regulatory requirements faced by private fund advisers including venture capital, private equity, and hedge fund managers.
Digital asset trading platform Bitfinex has launched Bitfinex Terminal, a real-time market data feed to power algorithmic trading, available via Dazaar.
Pierre-Henri Flamand, Man GLG’s CIO emeritus and hedge fund industry veteran, says the huge economic stimulus from governments to combat the coronavirus crisis is fuelling the threat of inflation, and is warning investors to “be vigilant rather than to relax”.
The team behind the Lyxor Chenavari UCITS fund is repositioning the strategy for upcoming alpha-generating opportunities arising from the “choppy waters” of the forthcoming US election and Brexit.
BitBay.net, an Estonia licensed crypto-to-fiat exchange, has now listed tether (USDt) on its platform.