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Nikki Kraus joins Strategic Investment Group

Fri, 26/06/2015 - 21:00

Nikki Kraus has joined Strategic Investment Group as the Global Head of Business Development.  »

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FWCP successfully launches Eagle Growth & Income Opportunities Fund

Fri, 26/06/2015 - 21:00

Four Wood Capital Partners (FWCP) has launched a new closed-end fund, Eagle Growth & Income Opportunities Fund, which has priced its initial public offering and begun trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “EGIF.”  »

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Deloitte partners with Recommind to launch new data analysis tool for OTC contracts

Fri, 26/06/2015 - 20:00

Deloitte has formed an alliance with Recommind to deliver a managed service to investment banks, transforming the way Over-the-Counter (OTC) International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) agreements are managed. »

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ACHs join forces to optimise European clearing services

Fri, 26/06/2015 - 19:00

Six members of the European Automated Clearing House Association (EACHA) have joined forces to deliver centralised and optimised processing services for SEPA transactions.  »

Asia

Asian infrastructure

Fri, 26/06/2015 - 17:09

Future economic growth and development in Asia is inextricably tied to the funding of infrastructure projects on the continent at present. In this extract from Preqin Infrastructure Spotlight – June 2015, Oliver Senchal examines the current state of the Asian infrastructure market, detailing fundraising, fund managers, investors and deals in the region. »

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Morningstar introduces active/passive barometer

Fri, 26/06/2015 - 16:00

Morningstar has introduced an Active/Passive Barometer to help investors measure the relative performance of active US fund managers against passive US funds within their respective Morningstar categories.  »

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Berenberg appoints Manfred Schlumberger as CIO

Fri, 26/06/2015 - 13:00

Dr Manfred Schlumberger has been appointed as the new Chief Investment Officer at Berenberg, with effect from 1 January 2016. He will join from BHF-Bank to head up investment strategy and private asset management services. »

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McKenna Long  & Aldridge adds five new partners in June

Fri, 26/06/2015 - 12:30

McKenna Long & Aldridge has added five new partners in the month of June – in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington and Atlanta – including three lawyers who previously practiced at McKenna, ahead of its pending merger with law firm Dentons. »

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Millennium Trust Company surpasses USD5.6bn in private fund assets under custody

Fri, 26/06/2015 - 11:00

Asset under custody for private funds at Millennium Trust Company, a provider of alternative asset custody solutions to institutions, advisors, and individuals, have surpassed USD5.6 billion as of 1 June, 2015. »

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Legal & General Mastertrust strengthens Trustee Board

Fri, 26/06/2015 - 09:00

Since its launch in 2011 the Legal & General’s Mastertrust has attracted a number of very large UK employers looking to provide a robust pension offering to their employees and has been at the forefront of innovation and good governance. The Trustee Board has expanded over that time and is now being further strengthened by the appointment of Mike Craston as Trustee.  »

features
Article
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... »

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... »

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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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