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China equity fund flows bounce back with a vengeance

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Fri, 29/05/2015 - 09:00

A week after they snapped a redemption streak stretching back to early February, China Equity Funds found themselves on course for a record weekly inflow as investors responded to the perception that China's central bank will unveil further stimulus measures to defend this year's 7 per cent GDP growth target.  ...Read more

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Tikehau Group announces significant operations to support its development

Fri, 29/05/2015 - 19:00

Tikehau Group has completed a series of significant operations supporting its development, changing its ownership structure and further reinforcing its investment companies’ balance sheet.  »

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Liquid alts can help investors “de-risk" portfolios, says Forward

Fri, 29/05/2015 - 15:30

If investors want to benefit from sophisticated risk management and asset allocation tools like those used by major institutional investors, they will need to become familiar with liquid alternatives, says Forward Management. »

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UBS launches target-date collective investment trusts for qualified retirement plans based on Morningstar Indexes

Fri, 29/05/2015 - 14:30

UBS Global Asset Management Trust Company is launching a series of target-date collective investment trust funds (CITs) that seek to track the performance of the Morningstar Lifetime Allocation Indexes.  »

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Comgest wins ERAFP mandate

Fri, 29/05/2015 - 11:00

Comgest, together with RobecoSAM, has been awarded a EUR400 million mandate with French public service additional pension scheme, Établissement de Retraite Additionnelle de la Fonction Publique (ERAFP).  »

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The USD1bn Club: Largest Hedge Fund Managers

Fri, 29/05/2015 - 10:44

In an extract from the Preqin Hedge Fund Spotlight | May 2015, Joseph McGee takes a look at the ‘USD1bn Club’, a group of the world’s largest hedge fund managers, and identifies the traits and characteristics that are unique to this distinguished group which controls a vast proportion of industry capital. »

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Cyber security – A multi-pillar approach

Fri, 29/05/2015 - 08:09

Intralinks’ Todd Partridge (pictured) advises a multi-pillar approach to guard against cyber attack.   »

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Allianz and Bastion acquire three Spanish infrastructure assets from Comsa Emte

Fri, 29/05/2015 - 06:00

Allianz Capital Partners (ACP) and Bastion Infrastructure Group (Bastion) have acquired equity interests in three operating essential Spanish infrastructure assets from Comsa Emte Concesiones. »

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Santander, Teachers’ and PSP Investments launch Cubico Sustainable Investments

Thu, 28/05/2015 - 17:00

Banco Santander (Santander), Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Teachers) and the Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments) have launched Cubico Sustainable Investments (Cubico). »

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MSCI ESG Research launches new ESG ratings product

Thu, 28/05/2015 - 16:00

MSCI ESG Research has launched MSCI ESG Ratings which designed to support institutional investors’ growing ESG integration, manager reporting, engagement and portfolio monitoring needs.  »

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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 11:00

This keynote Hedgeweek Special Report surveys the key technology products and software solutions available to hedge funds,, and drills down into each one through interviews and analysis to summarise their benefits to COOs, CTOs and CFOs at hedge funds... »

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AlphaQ – April 2015

AlphaQ – April 2015

Tue, 21/04/2015 - 10:00

The hunt for diverse streams of alpha is intensifying, and skill-based risk-adjusted returns are the Holy Grail for all investment managers. Global Fund Media (GFM) brings you AlphaQ, a bi-monthly compendium of investment ideas, skill and talent across all asset classes, and a network of the best asset management talent... »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015 – The Winners

Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: The Bahamas – How it continues to evolve its funds industry

The Bahamas is taking steps to raise its profile as an attractive funds centre, continuing to build out the popular SMART Fund model template to provide a range of solutions for investment managers, plus its new ICON structure designed to appeal specifically to Brazilian investment managers and advisers.... »

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China cuts rates, but more are needed

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Tue, 12/05/2015 - 13:02

Craig Botham, Emerging Markets Economist at...»

UK election prompts sharp reaction in FX markets

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Fri, 08/05/2015 - 10:01

Adam Chester, Head of Economic Research and...»

Impending UK general election creating uncertainty

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Wed, 06/05/2015 - 10:50

Chris Kitchenham, Director at Walker Crips,...»

Cayman FATCA portal registration a significant test for industry

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Tim Thornton, Chief Data Officer, Mitsubishi...»

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