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EFAMA underlines support for European Capital Markets Union

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 14:00

EFAMA has reiterated its strong support for the European Commission’s aim to build a Capital Markets Union. »

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Cyber security cited as No1 risk to financial markets, says DTCC

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 10:00

Almost half of the respondents (46 per cent) to the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation’s (DTCC) latest Systemic Risk Barometer Study cited cyber security as their top concern and 80 per cent of respondents rated it as a top five risk overall. »

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Macquarie selects SunGard’s Fox River for US electronic trading

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 09:00

Macquarie Securities, the institutional equities arm of Macquarie Group, has selected SunGard’s Fox River Execution Solutions electronic trading software and infrastructure in the US.  »

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RWC Partners hires 15-person emerging markets team

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 06:00

RWC Partners has hired a 15-person investment team, previously at Everest Capital, to establish a new Emerging, Frontier and Asia equity business.   »

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BIL to close Singapore office

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 21:30

Banque Internationale à Luxembourg SA (BIL) is to close its operations in Singapore for strategic reasons. The closure of the Singapore subsidiary is in line with BIL group’s new strategic framework called BIL2020, which was recently presented. »

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Emilio Barberá joins Mirabaud Asset Management

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 21:00

Mirabaud Asset Management has appointed Emilio Barberá as Senior Portfolio Manager/Analyst for Spanish equities. »

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NN (L) European High Yield surpasses EUR1bn in AuM

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 20:00

NN Investment Partners’ NN (L) European High Yield has surpassed EUR1 billion in assets under management (AuM). »

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Tobias Pross to lead AllianzGI’s EMEA business

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 19:00

Tobias C Pross, Head of Distribution Europe, is to become Allianz Global Investors’ Head of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) with effect from 1 June 2015.  »

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Market Prophit launches first social media sentiment stock market index

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 16:00

Market Prophit a provider of real-time stock market sentiment analysis of social media conversations has launched a social media sentiment smart beta index.   »

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Investor research: Have your say!

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 11:29

The current economic climate is arguably difficult to read but it does present investment opportunities. Identifying these and the systems to support them is becoming an increasing challenge. »

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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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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015 – The Winners

Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: The Bahamas – How it continues to evolve its funds industry

The Bahamas is taking steps to raise its profile as an attractive funds centre, continuing to build out the popular SMART Fund model template to provide a range of solutions for investment managers, plus its new ICON structure designed to appeal specifically to Brazilian investment managers and advisers.... »

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