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  • Defaulting hedge funds do not pose systemic risk, says FSA
    Jul 28, 2011
  • AIFMD could result in stringent remuneration policies for hedge funds, warns PwC
    Jul 28, 2011
  • Goldman Sachs launches Ucits fund platform for third party managers
    Jul 28, 2011
  • Leading US FoHF urges greater transparency from CIMA on corporate governance
    Jul 28, 2011
  • Debate over whether hedge fund industry bodies should consolidate
    Jul 27, 2011


Press Releases

  • 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
  • Northern Trust to Acquire Omnium from Citadel
    Jul 23, 2011
  • Daiwa appoints Joost Lobler Head of Sales for Asia (ex Japan) for Global Asset Services
    Jul 23, 2011


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LCH Clearnet to launch IRS clearing for non-banks

LCH Clearnet is to launch clearing through its SwapClear Futures Commission Merchant (FCM) for non-bank users including asset managers who utilise interest rate swaps.

Feb 22, 2011

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Former JP Morgan executive to launch hedge fund

Bill Winters, the former co-chief executive of JP Morgan Investment Bank, is to launch a hedge fund in London.

Feb 17, 2011

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Events in North Africa could provide opportunities, according to fund manager

The political upheaval being witnessed in North Africa could provide substantial opportunities for Insparo Asset Management‘s newly launched African long/short equity hedge fund.

Feb 16, 2011

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Ireland as fund domicile continues to flourish despite economic woes

The net asset value of Irish-domiciled funds is nearing €1 trillion, according to data released by the Central Bank of Ireland.

Feb 03, 2011

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Communication solution to help set and maintain collateral for OTC derivatives transactions unveiled

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), MarkitSERV and AcadiaSoft are working together to deliver a joint solution for improving communication regarding the setting and maintaining of the collateral required between counterparties to over-the-counter (OTC) derivative transactions.

Jan 28, 2011

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Blacksquare Capital unveils Ucits-III compliant multi-manager product

London-based asset manager Blacksquare Capital is launching a Ucits-III compliant multi-manager product to target a specific level of annualised volatility of up to 8%.

Jan 27, 2011

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Bloomberg unveils single platform integrating front to back office for hedge funds

Bloomberg Trading Solutions has launched a single platform integrating front-to-back office tools for hedge funds trading in FX, fixed income and equity.

Jan 26, 2011

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TCA Global Credit Master Fund to be offered in sterling share class and through a SIPP wrapper

Trafalgar Capital Advisors (TCA), an alternative finance and advisory firm, has launched a hedged sterling share class for its TCA Global Credit Master Fund, which will also be offered to investors through a self-invested personal pensions (SIPP) wrapper.

Jan 25, 2011

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Portfolio risk management system for carbon-related securities unveiled

South African-based technology firm Risk 101 has launched a portfolio risk management product for carbon-related securities – a trading market it sees as having significant growth potential.

Jan 13, 2011

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Deutsche Bank launches prime services app for the Ipad and Iphone

Deutsche Bank’s Global Prime Finance business has unveiled a prime services mobile application for the iPad and Iphone.

Jan 05, 2011

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