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Sterling Capital Management crosses USD50bn in client assets

Sterling Capital Management crosses USD50bn in client assets

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:28

Sterling Capital Management, an investment manager offering equity, fixed income, and asset allocation investment solutions, has surpassed USD50 billion in assets under management.   »

Wedgewood Partners names Bill Thomas Chief Compliance and Chief Administrative Officer

Wedgewood Partners names Bill Thomas Chief Compliance and Chief Administrative Officer

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:19

Wedgewood Partners, a large cap growth equity asset manager, has appointed William “Bill” Thomas as Chief Compliance and Chief Administrative Officer. »

Lebenthal Asset Management expands portfolio management team

Lebenthal Asset Management expands portfolio management team

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:16

Lebenthal Asset Management (LAM), the asset management division of Lebenthal Holdings, has appointed Barbara Doran as a portfolio manager. »

London Pensions Fund Authority names acting Chairman

London Pensions Fund Authority names acting Chairman

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:15

Sir Merrick Cockell is to take over as acting Chairman of the London Pensions Fund Authority. »

US dollars

Real estate funds taking longer to get to final close as competition heats up

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 14:05

The real estate funds industry is alive and well from an asset raising perspective. In 2012, private RE funds closed with USD72 billion in committed institutional assets. By 2014, that number had increased by 45 per cent, according to leading alternative asset data provider, Preqin.  »

Valuation

Infrastructure asset valuations: An ongoing concern

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 14:00

With concerns regarding infrastructure asset pricing ranking highest among institutional investors surveyed by Preqin, this extract from Preqin Infrastructure Spotlight – August 2015 examines the rise in average infrastructure deal sizes by geography, industry and project stage. »

Liquidnet launches global suite of Next Gen Algos

Liquidnet launches global suite of Next Gen Algos

Thu, 20/08/2015 - 07:39

Liquidnet has launched its Next Gen Algo suite, designed to enhance the trading performance of its asset manager Member community around the world with precision tools built to address the complexities of institutional trading. »

PCM makes new hire for Malta operation

PCM makes new hire for Malta operation

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 15:16

Prestige Capital Management Limited (PCM) has appointed Ronnie Busuttil as Chief Accountant with its Malta office. Busuttil has a career spanning nearly 30 years, split between the UK and Malta. »

Hermes strengthens sales presence in Asia-Pacific

Hermes strengthens sales presence in Asia-Pacific

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 15:10

Hermes Investment Management has expanded its sales presence in Asia with the appointment Brian Sng (pictured) as Manager, Business Development.  »

Real estate finance

Raising real estate capital in Boston

Wed, 19/08/2015 - 15:04

Preqin’s Real Estate Online provides comprehensive profiles for the 49 institutional investors based in Boston that actively invest in the real estate asset class, collectively representing over USD1.1 trillion in assets under management. The largest proportion of institutional investors are foundations, representing a quarter of investors located in the city. Boston has a strong private wealth industry; a fifth of real estate investors based in Boston are wealth managers and a further 14 per cent are family offices. »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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... »

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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