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Paul Kelly, CEO, Linear Investments Limited

Benefits of holistic approach

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 10:22

“In 2011, we identified that larger prime brokers were pulling back on smaller hedge funds. We saw our opportunity at that point,” states Paul Kelly (pictured), CEO of London-based Linear Investments Limited; an FCA-approved full service mini prime broker (Linear Mini Prime) providing full prime brokerage, custody and execution services to small and mid-sized hedge funds.  »

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Morgan Stanley re-issues gilt backed plan after 18 month gap

Thu, 28/11/2013 - 10:12

Morgan Stanley has launched the first Morgan Stanley FTSE Gilt-Backed Growth Plan since June 2012, due to a more favourable pricing environment and continued demand for gilt-backed products. »

Numerix to provide pricing models for Thomson Reuters

Numerix to provide pricing models for Thomson Reuters

Thu, 28/01/2010 - 11:54

Numerix, a provider of cross-asset analytics for the structuring, valuation and risk analysis of derivatives and structured products, is to provide pricing models and risk analytics for Thomson Reuters’ Kondor+ Suite and TopOffice solutions. »

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State Street Global Markets – Fund Connect

This Special Report unveils the ways in which State Street Global Markets' Fund Connect ETF platform is bringing new levels of efficiency to the the ETF marketplace, and includes expert comment from the perspective of an AP... »

Article

Fund managers and investors are in a tug-of-war over the issue of transparency. Once content with a performance update, basic valuation and general market commentary, Limited Partners (LPs) are now digging deeper, asking more questions and requiring more information from General Partners (GPs) than ever before. ... »

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Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2015

Tue, 24/02/2015 - 19:14

New regulations are allowing hedge fund managers and institutional investors to take advantage of fresh opportunities in the Swiss market, from innovative new fund platforms to new fund strategies and structures that provide significant portfolio diversification opportunities... »

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Richard Hoey, BNY Mellon

Global gross domestic product (GDP) growth should accelerate somewhat in 2015 and 2016 from the pace of the last three years because of much lower oil prices, the avoidance of special drags on the world economy, and continuing easy monetary policies from global central banks, according to  BNY Mellon Chief Economist Richard Hoey. Hoey (pictured) made the comments in his February outlook.  ... »

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Christiopher Elvin, Preqin

55% of private equity firms surveyed by Preqin at the end of 2014 stated they would deploy greater levels of capital in 2015, although 39% suggested it is more difficult to find attractive investments. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin comments: ... »

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