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James Crowley

BTIG Prime Brokerage adds Pershing as global custodian and clearing broker

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 09:00

BTIG has added Pershing LLC, a BNY Mellon company, as a global custodian and clearing broker for BTIG’s multi-custodial and clearing Prime Brokerage platform. »

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Artisan Partners launches Developing World Fund

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 07:39

Artisan Partners has launched the Artisan Developing World Fund. The Fund is managed by Lewis S Kaufman, founding portfolio manager of the Artisan Partners Developing World Team. »

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SGPB Suisse appoints Head of Russia & CIS Desk in Zurich

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 07:38

Societe Generale Private Banking Suisse (SGPB Suisse) has appointed André Mankowsky as Head of its Russia and Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) desk in Zurich.  »

Dublin

John Hancock Investments enters UCITS business

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 07:37

John Hancock Investments has launched John Hancock Worldwide Investors, a Dublin-domiciled UCITS platform designed to extend the reach of the firm's signature manager-of-managers approach.  »

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China Construction Bank and Euroclear sign MoU to foster offshore RMB growth

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 06:00

Euroclear Bank, the Brussels-based international central securities depository (ICSD), and China Construction Bank (CCB) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to further develop the offshore Renminbi (RMB) capital market. »

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UK business leaders call for infrastructure investment to boost growth

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 06:00

Improved rail, roads and runways ranked first among the business issues that need to be prioritised by the new UK Government, according to a survey of senior business leaders carried out by BGF.  »

Weekly Brief: Hedge funds have limited direct exposure to Greece

Weekly Brief: Hedge funds have limited direct exposure to Greece

Mon, 29/06/2015 - 18:57

In this issue, we present the Lyxor platform’s direct exposure to Greek assets, as well as the Lyxor hedge fund strategies exposures to European assets – most likely to be impacted by a spillover effect, either way. »

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Linedata hires industry veteran John Kiley

Mon, 29/06/2015 - 17:00

Linedata has appointed John Kiley as EVP of Sales and Co-Head of the Global Front and Middle Office Asset Management business line.   »

Luxembourg

State Street Corporation celebrates 25 years in Luxembourg

Mon, 29/06/2015 - 16:00

State Street Corporation has marked its 25th anniversary in Luxembourg. »

Luxembourg

SGSS launches global fund distribution hub in Luxembourg

Mon, 29/06/2015 - 14:30

Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) has launched a fund distribution hub in Luxembourg to support asset management companies seeking to distribute UCITS and alternative investment funds internationally.  »

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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... »

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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... »

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"... »

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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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