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Schroders makes senior Insurance Asset Management hire

Schroders makes senior Insurance Asset Management hire

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 13:22

Schroders has appointed Clara Yan (pictured) as Insurance Asset Liability Management (ALM) Director.   »

Jane Pearce joins Vistra Jersey as Managing Director

Jane Pearce joins Vistra Jersey as Managing Director

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 07:45

Vistra has appointed Jane Pearce as Managing Director of the firm’s Jersey Office. As MD, Pearce will lead the corporate, fund administration and private client trust business on the island. »

 Manulife Asset Management adds Jason Fromer as Head Currency Trader

Manulife Asset Management adds Jason Fromer as Head Currency Trader

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 07:44

Manulife Asset Management has hired Jason Fromer as Managing Director and Head Currency Trader, a new position at the firm.  »

Carey Olsen and Alter Domus advise on Infra Debt Fundraising

Carey Olsen and Alter Domus advise on Infra Debt Fundraising

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 07:41

Carey Olsen has advised Macquarie Infrastructure Debt Investment Solutions (MIDIS) on the launch of its UK inflation-linked infrastructure debt fund ,which attracted total commitments of almost GBP740 million at final close.  »

Weekly Brief: Hedge funds weather the European storm

Weekly Brief: CTAs outperform as commodities slump

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 18:28

Hedge funds are on track to deliver solid returns in July, up 1.4 per cent month to date (0.4 per cent last week). In line with our overweight recommendation, CTAs and Global Macro managers outperformed other hedge fund strategies. Meanwhile, Event-Driven managers underperformed both last week and on a month-to-date basis, in line with our downgrade of the strategy from overweight to neutral early June.  »

Seeking income from technology companies? Tread carefully, says Kames Capital

Seeking income from technology companies? Tread carefully, says Kames Capital

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 14:16

Income investors have become increasingly interested in technology companies as their cash levels continue to climb, but investors need to be wary as the sector remains predominantly focused on growth, Kames Capital has warned.  »

Compliance costs for asset managers on the rise as regulation continues to challenge industry, says Alpha FMC report 

Compliance costs for asset managers on the rise as regulation continues to challenge industry, says Alpha FMC report 

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 14:01

The evolving regulatory landscape and increasing compliance costs will continue to be a major challenge for the asset management industry, according to a new report from Alpha FMC.   »

Accudelta appoints new Senior VP Business Development Europe

Accudelta appoints new Senior VP Business Development Europe

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 13:59

Data management platform provider Accudelta has appointed Oonagh O’Mahoney (pictured) as the firm’s new Senior Vice President Business Development Europe.  »

Takuya Koyama, Nikko AM

Nikko AM appoints new leadership

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 13:56

Nikko Asset Management is bolstering its business development capability in the United States with the promotion of Fred DeSerio to serve as senior managing director, head of sales and co-head of the business for the Americas. »

Charles River expands Asia-Pacific operations with new Tokyo office

Charles River expands Asia-Pacific operations with new Tokyo office

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 13:55

Charles River has relocated to a new office in Tokyo to support continued growth in the Japanese market and meet increased client demand for the Charles River Investment Management Solution (Charles River IMS) delivered as a hosted service. »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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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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AlphaQ - June 2015

AlphaQ – June 2015

Tue, 23/06/2015 - 11:00

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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