Investor News


  • More Nordic investors to allocate capital to hedge funds, according to SEB Enskilda survey
    Aug 17, 2011
  • Hedge funds face operational uncertainty over FATCA
    Aug 17, 2011
  • Regulators have still not learned lessons from 2008, leading hedge fund consultant warms
    Aug 15, 2011
  • Short-selling restrictions enforced in more eurozone countries
    Aug 12, 2011
  • COO Connect launches networking platform for buy-side COOs
    Aug 11, 2011

Press Releases

  • Eze Castle Integration Advances Cloud Computing For More Than 100 Customers
    Aug 03, 2011
    Aug 03, 2011
  • State Street and InfraHedge Form Strategic Alliance to Offer Enhanced Capabilities to Institutional Investors in Hedge Funds
    Jul 28, 2011
  • DST Systems to acquire ALPS
    Jul 23, 2011
  • Spectrum Global Fund Admin became AlphaMetri​x
    Jul 23, 2011

Institutional investors outline operational wish list for hedge funds in AIMA guide

Corporate governance featured highly in an institutional investor guide laying out terms for the allocation of capital to hedge funds.

May 31, 2011

Man set up standalone CTA trading team in Hong Kong

The $71 billion asset manager Man Group has established a standalone CTA trading team in Hong Kong.

May 27, 2011

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ESMA chairman warns against regulatory arbitrage over EU short-selling rules

European Union (EU) rules curtailing the naked short selling of sovereign debt and bonds must not result in regulatory arbitrage among member states, according to Steven Maijoor, chairman of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA).

May 26, 2011

Investcorp provides seeding to hedge fund led by former Goldman Sachs managing director

Alternative asset manager Investcorp has provided seed capital to Prosiris Capital Management, the New York hedge fund led by former Goldman Sachs managing director Reza Ali.

May 26, 2011

Highland Capital Management sued by Houston Municipal Employees Pension System

Highland Capital Management, the $23 billion Dallas-based hedge fund, is being sued by the Houston Municipal Employees Pension System over its $15 million investment in the now defunct Crusader Fund.

May 25, 2011

Hedge funds warned over interacting with investors via social media

Hedge funds that utilise social media such as Linkedin, Twitter and Facebook to interact with investors must ensure their staff are fully compliant when using these digital communications platforms.

May 23, 2011

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Institutional investors to increase hedge fund capital allocations - Preqin

Hedge funds look set to experience a significant inflow of institutional capital over the next three years, according to research specialists Preqin.

May 20, 2011

Custom House unveils hedge fund web dealing technology

Dublin-based fund administrator Custom House Global Fund Services has announced the Phase Two launch of its Chariot Web Dealing platform.

May 17, 2011

Hedge funds reduce leverage, according to HFR

Leverage among hedge funds has declined over the last 12 months, according to data from the Chicago-based Hedge Fund Research.

May 17, 2011

EFAMA allays fears about illiquid strategies being shoehorned into Ucits

Concerns that complex investment strategies and derivatives instruments are being shoehorned into Ucits vehicles have been partially allayed by the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA).

May 16, 2011

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