News For Jan 06, 2011

Gar Wood Securities make senior prime brokerage appointment
Jan 06, 2011

Gar Wood Securities has appointed John McCorvey III (pictured) as senior vice president of its global prime brokerage business as part of the firm’s expansion to its capital introduction service.


Diva Synergy Fund gains over 27% in 2010
Jan 06, 2011

Paris-based M&A; investment manager, Bernheim, Dreyfus, has announced continuing strong performance for its flagship Diva Synergy Enhanced Fund through 2010. In the 12 month period, the Fund’s dollar class gained +27.35% net and the euro class +27.91%.


Morgan Stanley launches new fund under FundLogic Alternatives
Jan 06, 2011

Morgan Stanley today announced the launch of a new fund under its Ucits Irish umbrella, FundLogic Alternatives.


LCH Clearnet makes senior US sales and marketing hire for SwapClear
Jan 06, 2011

LCH.Clearnet has appointed Floyd Converse as head of sales and marketing in the US for its interest rate swap (IRS) clearing service, SwapClear.


Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management make senior Asia hires
Jan 06, 2011

Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management (PWM) has appointed Tony Tang as head of north Asia client solutions and Eleonore Dachicourt as head of hedge fund sales in Asia.


Regulation and growth will lead to back office transformation
Jan 06, 2011

The influx of regulation and the renewed growth in the investment management industry could deliver a “one-two punch” for fund administrators in 2011, according to Confluence, a provider of automated data management services.


Buy-side equity traders remain optimistic about long only asset management rebound
Jan 06, 2011

Buy-side equity traders remain optimistic about a rebound in long-only asset management, according to a survey of 68 head traders at US institutional equity firms by research specialists TABB Group.


SEI enhances pricing and valuation validation system for managers
Jan 06, 2011

SEI has enhanced its asset pricing and valuation validation solution for investment managers.