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Tim Swales, Equistone

Equistone to acquire Moody’s Analytics Knowledge Services

Wed, 17/07/2019 - 10:17

European mid-market private equity investor Equistone Partners Europe (Equistone) is to acquire Moody’s Analytics Knowledge Services (Knowledge Services), a provider of bespoke research, analytics and automation technology to the financial services sector, from Moody’s Corporation. »

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Hedge funds up 1.83 per cent in June, says Eurekahedge

Tue, 16/07/2019 - 13:00

The Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index was up 1.83 per cent in June, bringing its year-to-date return to 5.84 per cent, according to the July2019 edition of the Eurekahedge report. »

John Moleshini, eVestment

eVestment adds Eurekahedge data to hedge fund data offering

Tue, 16/07/2019 - 12:58

eVestment, a specialist in institutional investment data and analytics, is to offer Eurekahedge fund data and indices to clients of eVestment’s suite of Analytics solutions. »

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Tarbert begins term as 14th CFTC Chairman

Tue, 16/07/2019 - 12:55

Dr Heath P Tarbert has officially begun his term today as the 14th Chairman of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), succeeding J Christopher Giancarlo. »

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Carmignac expands UK sales team

Tue, 16/07/2019 - 12:50

Carmignac, a French independent asset manager, has added David Beacham and Edward Aram-Dixon to the UK business development team.  »

Sol Waksman, Barclayhedge

Hedge funds back in the black in June

Tue, 16/07/2019 - 10:48

Hedge funds’ monthly results returned to the black in June with a 1.94 per cent return, a turnaround from May’s 1.66 per cent decline, according to the Barclay Hedge Fund Index compiled by BarclayHedge.  »

RedBird Capital Partners and Reverence Capital Partners to acquire Vida Capital

Tue, 16/07/2019 - 10:39

RedBird Capital Partners (RedBird) and Reverence Capital Partners are to acquire Vida Capital (Vida), an alternative asset management platform specialising in non-correlated investment strategies.  »

Julien Hammerson, Calastone

Calastone appoints Chief Financial Officer

Tue, 16/07/2019 - 10:38

Global funds transaction network Calastone has appointed James Donaldson as Chief Financial Officer. »

Varghese Thomas, TradingScreen

TradingScreen certifies with IHS Markit thinkFolio

Tue, 16/07/2019 - 10:30

TradingScreen (TS) an all-asset class order and execution management system (EMS) has announced a certified integration with thinkFolio, IHS Markit’s investment management platform. »

Jonathan Bloch, EDI

Exchange Data International (EDI) launches new website and brand identity

Mon, 15/07/2019 - 11:18

EDI has launched a newly designed website and refreshed branding, with the aim of creating a user-friendly browsing experience for users. »


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