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Rise of RMB and opening of China’s Capital Markets present new opportunities for international investors

Rise of RMB and opening of China’s Capital Markets present new opportunities for international investors

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 13:48

The growing significance of the Chinese Renminbi (RMB) and the opening of the country’s equity and bond markets are creating new opportunities for overseas investors, according to a number of leading experts speaking at a briefing session in London on 13 July. »

Analysis

Hedge fund launches in Q2 2015

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 09:57

The latest hedge fund launch data is analysed in this extract from the Preqin Quarterly Update: Hedge Funds, Q2 2015, which looks at the structure, location, investment focus and strategy of hedge funds launched in the second quarter. »

Sun Life Global Investments reduces management fees for two funds

Sun Life Global Investments reduces management fees for two funds

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 07:44

Sun Life Global Investments has announced management fee reductions for several series of Sun Life Dynamic Equity Income Fund and Sun Life Dynamic Equity Income Class. »

Deutsche Börse to acquire 360T for EUR750m

Deutsche Börse to acquire 360T for EUR750m

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 07:39

Deutsche Börse AG and the shareholders of 360T Beteiligungs (360T), including Summit Partners 360, have  signed a definitive agreement regarding the full acquisition of 360T by Deutsche Börse AG for a total EUR725 million. »

GSAM closed-end funds appoint Lawrence W Stranghoener and Michael Latham to Board of Trustees

GSAM closed-end funds appoint Lawrence W Stranghoener and Michael Latham to Board of Trustees

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 07:38

Goldman Sachs Asset Management, advisor for the Goldman Sachs MLP Income Opportunities Fund (GMZ) and Goldman Sachs MLP and Energy Renaissance Fund (GER) have appointed Lawrence W Stranghoener and Michael Latham to each Fund’s Board of Trustees.  »

A third of finance professionals feel pressured to compromise ethical standards, says CIMA

A third of finance professionals feel pressured to compromise ethical standards, says CIMA

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 07:36

Nearly a third of UK-based finance professionals feel under pressure to compromise their ethical standards, according to a report released today by the Chartered Institute of Management Accounts (CIMA).  »

Delta Data launches Distribution Oversight solution for asset managers

Delta Data launches Distribution Oversight solution for asset managers

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 07:32

SEC investigations into mutual fund management have made the need for distribution oversight a business critical mission prompting Delta Data to release a product to manage this issue.  »

Asiya Investments to launch the Asiya Emerging Asia Fund on

Asiya Investments to launch the Asiya Emerging Asia Fund on

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 07:28

Trium Capital and Asiya Investments have partnered to launch the Asiya Emerging Asia Fund in Autumn 2015 on the Trium UCITS Platform.  »

Barings adds two to multi-asset team

Barings adds two to multi-asset team

Fri, 24/07/2015 - 14:42

Baring Asset Management has made two senior appointments to its global multi asset team, expanding the team to a total of 12 individuals with an average of twenty years investment experience. »

Ryan Hart joins Coquest as Director of Research, Portfolio Manager

Ryan Hart joins Coquest as Director of Research, Portfolio Manager

Fri, 24/07/2015 - 13:55

Ryan Hart has joined Coquest Inc as Director of Research and portfolio manager. Formerly with Altegris Advisors, Hart will find and perform due diligence on new managers to add to Coquest client portfolios. »

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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.  ... »

Special report
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... »

Special report
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... »

Special report
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... »

Special report
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"... »

Special report
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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