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In June 2016, Viking Energy Group executive chairman Tom Simeo wrote to the company’s CEO to suggest he be named acting CFO of the company. It seemed a reasonable enough request, given, as Simeo put it, he had “been handling the filing’s [sic] for years.” This would hardly seem worthy of mention in ...


The Goldman Sachs summer intern survey --an opportunity for all the basic dads at 200 West Street to ask some youths what the future looks like-- is out, and the results are actually almost interesting...insofar as it appears that Gen Z is wholly unprepared for a life working at Goldman Sachs. ...


Pensions & Investments - South Carolina Retirement System Investment Commission posted a net return of 5.8% for the fiscal year ended June 30, below its benchmark.


The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (BNY Mellon) and Bloomberg have formed a strategic alliance that further integrates BNY Mellon’s data, analytics, and servicing capabilities with AIM, Bloomberg’s portfolio management, trading and compliance solution.


AlphaWeek - Fund ratings platform Sharing Alpha's most highly rated hedge funds in August sees Pictet TR - Agora fund reclaim the top spot from Schroder's GAIA Two Sigma ...


Steve Schwarzman Maps an Arc From Mowing Lawns to Advising #Trump, reports @AmandaGordon


Bloomberg - Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. partner Sean Gallagher is bringing in some former colleagues as he seeks investors for his fledgling hedge fund.


Institutional Investor - Unicorns are starting to lose some of their glamour and quite possibly their lofty valuations.Several of these private companies with valuations exceeding $1 ...


The $10 trillion market for #derivatives that pay out if a company goes bust faces a test of its credibility via @markets


Futures Magazine - Sneak peek at June hedge fund and managed futures returns from Kettera Hydra Platform Investor Letter.


Jay Powell & co. are meeting today and tomorrow to decide what the Fed funds rate ought to be. Everyone knows that they’re gonna cut it a quarter percent to 1.75%-2%. So guess what repo rates, which are supposed to track the above, did today? Bids in the fed-funds market on Tuesday morning ...


Business Wire - WAYNE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Valley Forge Capital Management (“VFCM”), one of the largest equity hedge fund managers in the mid-Atlantic region, ...


eFinancialCareers - Yao-Chung King ('Yao King') is back. Six months after wisely leaving Deutsche Bank before the equities business was closed, King has turned up in New York ...


The European Central Bank’s latest round of easing sent a signal to institutional investors that their #inflation hedges may be growing more pointless by the day via @markets #ECB #QE


Start your day with the Opening Bell powered by The Water Coolest. The Water Coolest is the preferred bathroom stall reading material of finance professionals. Sign up for the free daily newsletter. PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT PLAN Facebook is making a federal case out of it. Well, kinda. Zuck and the ...


eFinancialCareers - There's rarely been a better time to get into a big fund. Especially if you're in a bank.


Wall Street banks look to sell more research to companies  Financial TimesGoldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley are going head-to-head with the likes of Bain and McKinsey, hoping to sell research services to companies to offset big ...


Kent Online - Ambitious plans by the operators of Dreamland to buy the theme park have been thrown into doubt after the hedge fund which backs it shut down.


GoldenTree Asset Management (GoldenTree) has implemented Hazeltree Collateral Manager to manage daily collateral calls.


Exchange Data International (EDI), a provider of global security corporate actions, pricing and reference data, has partnered with Vela, an independent provider of trading and market access technology for global multi-asset electronic trading, to distribute its data and deliver complementary new data solutions.


Leanne Wallser has joined Walkers' Jersey office as a Group Partner as part of the firm's strategic growth in the Island.


Fairgreen Capital, a London-based manager of market-neutral equity strategies, has launched its investment operations on Eze Eclipse.


Following Deutsche Bank's equities exit, Wall Street competitors have gobbled up billions in assets from the firm's most-coveted hedge fund clients.


ETEnergyworld.com - Hedge funds and other money managers purchased the equivalent of 122 million barrels of crude and fuels.


Investment Magazine - As Australian investors ramp up exposure to private markets they should check who in the fund structure is there to look after their interests, says Castle Hall's ...


The Australian Financial Review - In an industry where scientists look back at market data over decades or centuries, neither side of the debate is yet ready to admit they are wrong about what has ...


T. Boone Pickens died quietly at home in Dallas, Texas on Sept. 11, 2019. In his long career Pickens did a good deal to give the current hedge fund industry, as well as the broader asset management industry and the energy commodities markets, their character, in a life that sometimesRead More


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Hedge fund investors are looking to the asset class to offer asset protection as they anticipate an equity market downturn, said Preqin Investor Update. The report on alternative assets during H2 2019, said that despite the underwhelming 12-month performance, hedge fund...


KLS Diversified Asset Management has a new fund in the market.The drawdown vehicle, KLS Structured Income Fund, would isolate several of the least-liquid strategies the debt-fund operator manages through its $2 billion hedge fund, KLS Diversified Master Fund. Since 2012, the “structured income” component of the flagship fund has generated double-digit returns every year but one via investments in specialty finance, commercial and...


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: America 's state pension funds saw their adjusted net pension liabilities (ANPL) fall during the fiscal year 2018 thanks to strong investment returns during the previous fiscal year, said a report from Moody 's Investor Service. "Continued favorable investment ...


Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York for New Managers: The founders of Diamondback Capital Management have launched a new fund - Cinctive Capital. The long/short equity multi-manager fund is starting out with over $1 billion in commitments from institutions including the Employees Retirement System of...


Handelsbanken 's UK manager Heartwood launches sustainable multi-asset funds From Investment Europe: Heartwood Investment Management, the boutique owned by Sweden 's Handelsbanken, has launched four multi-asset funds using sustainability critiera that aim to provide a boost to the UN Sustainable Dev...


Danish pension giant PFA excludes seven companies on climate grounds From CIty Wire: Danish pension giant PFA has excluded seven companies from its investment universe as they failed to meet climate requirements. The pension fund stated that 14 companies had struggled to meet its climate-related de...


Goldman: Hedge fund exposure to stock market at 15-month high From Market Watch: Investors have bid up stocks in September as recession fears have faded and hopes for a U.S.-China trade deal have grown, and equity market positioning now has hit its highest level in 2019, according to an analysis by...


A sudden revival of animal spirits is behind all the soul-searching --> via @markets -


Intermediate Capital hires senior managing director From PIonline.com: Alan Jones was named senior managing director at alternative money manager Intermediate Capital Group, a spokesman said. Mr. Jones began the newly created New York-based position on Monday and is responsible for building the a...


Vitalik Buterin and Joseph Lubin reveal plans to potentially work with Facebook's Libra From Fx Street: Ethereum founders Joseph Lubin and Vitalik Buterin commented on the development of an update for their blockchain system. The discussion took place at the Ethereal Summit in Tel Aviv. The exec...


Oil shock lashes trend-following quants as 'all trades backfire' From Bloomberg: Monday's oil spike blindsided many investors, but in one corner of quant land the fallout was particularly punishing. Systematic investors known as commodity trading advisors, whose strategies track price trends acro...


The democratic hedge funders' top choice for president From Institutional Investor: The Democratic presidential primary field is the most diverse ever, filled with women and people of color. But hedge fund managers seem to prefer young white men - none of them frontrunners in the race. The top h...


European assets under management have more than doubled in the last decade Opalesque Industry Update - The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) has just published the 11th edition of its Asset Management Report. The report aims to highlight the fundamental role of asset managers i...


Why Asia's investors worry about climate change and AI From Finance Asia: Institutional investors in Asia consider climate change and artificial intelligence AI to mostly offer risks to their investment portfolios, as opposed to peers in Europe and the US which balance such concerns with a belief t...


What is on European venture capital investors' minds? According to the largest-ever survey carried out on European venture capital firms (774 responses from 538 firms), the European Investment Fund (EIF) has found the importance of artificial intelligence (AI), digital health, deeptech, fintech, bl...


From CNBC: The risk of a global recession is at its highest since August 2009, according to a survey of fund managers, as slowing growth, trade and political uncertainty takes its toll on investor sentiment. Some 38% of investors polled in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Fund Manager Survey for ...


EU green investment classification set for global rollout, UN group says From SP Global: An EU classification system for sustainable investments will reduce confusion in the rapidly growing sustainability industry and will likely be adopted on a global scale, according to the head of a United Natio...


From Reuters: An international arbitration panel will hold hearings next month in the United States in a case filed by two New York-based hedge funds against the South Korean government over a 2015 Samsung merger. Mason Capital LP and Mason Management LLC filed suits in 2018 at both the Hague-base...


A state task force will meet Thursday and Friday in Laramie to discuss legislation that could shape Wyoming's landmark blockchain laws. If enacted, the laws under consideration could change the landscape for real estate, banking and energy, among other industries. "I think over the next d...


Sony rejects activist hedge fund to spin off its chip business From NDTV: Sony Corp said on Tuesday it was rejecting a call by Daniel Loeb's activist hedge fund Third Point LLC to spin-off its chips business, saying that the business is "a crucial growth driver" for the Japanese c...


The repo market: Why everyone is talking about it again From WSJ: Traders are scrambling to discern what caused an unexpected rate spike in a vital but murky part of the financial system-the market for repurchase agreements, known as repo. What is the repo market? A repo is when one party lends o...


A few years back, Third Point’s Dan Loeb put out what he thought was a barn-burner of a script, in which a literally white knight (himself) would save a Japanese conglomerate from itself, specifically by taking on its evil entertainment division, which had committed the unpardonable sin of ...


Seeking Alpha - JPMorgan Chase (JPM) wins most of Deutsche Bank's (DB) hedge fund business, Business Insider reports. JPMorgan received as much as $40B in new assets ...


Institutional Investor - Larry Sapanski and Richard Schimel, whose previous hedge fund firm Diamondback Capital Management controlled a peak of $6 billion before closing its doors ...


The opening day of the #oil market this week was one of the wildest that traders can remember via @markets


Seven years after shutting their previous firm, the duo behind Diamondback Capital have started a new hedge fund with $1 billion in commitments, report @Burtonkathy and @parmarhema via @markets


Business Insider - This story requires our BI Prime membership. To read the full article, simply click here to claim your deal and get access to all exclusive Business Insider PRIME ...


MarketWatch - Stretched investor sentiment could be a bearish sign, unless economic data surprises to the upside.


The hedge fund shareholders and creditors of California utility and wildfire-starter PG&E are still fighting over how much they will lose or gain through the company’s bankruptcy exit. It’s not going terribly well, with the judge overseeing PG&E’s Chapter 11 filing giving it control over ...


Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors’ hiring activity graph over time looks a lot like the EKG of a day trader: tons of ups and downs with what appears to an eventual fade into oblivion: But there’s some good news of the EV manufacturer and those who are invested in it for the long run: hiring at Tesla Motors ...


Pensions & Investments - Texas Employees Retirement System, Austin, and strategic partner PAAMCO Prisma have made their first seed investment in newly formed long/short equity ...


Sometimes these don't even need a polish to be funny and snarky: A former lawyer for Ken Griffin’s Citadel Securities LLC and cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has been tapped to lead the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission unit that monitors derivatives markets and reviews new products. ...


Last year, Deutsche Bank Chairman Paul Achleitner decided that his dying firm needed a new CEO. Its then-current CEO disagreed, pledging the next day to remain at the helm for at least two more years, assuming Deutsche Bank still had two years left. While that is still an open question, whether ...


Well, here's a thing that was bound to happen: WeWork’s parent postponed its initial public offering after investors questioned how much the company is worth and raised concerns about its corporate governance. The shared-workspace company—which had planned to begin a roadshow to market the shares ...


Funds Europe Magazine - Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) is creating products that track hedge fund performance, building on a Ucits hedge fund tracker that was launched earlier ...


Institutional Investor - The top hedge fund donors are backing Pete Buttigieg for the Democratic ticket.


The Guardian - John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own.) By John Kemp LONDON (Reuters) - Before the attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil ...


Super-rich families are increasingly including #sustainability and ethics in founding principles of their private investment firms via @business #ESG


The number of Jersey Private Funds (JPF) had increased 25 per cent in six months. Figures from the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) showed that the number of JPFs, a structure introduced in 2017 to cater specifically for the needs of small groups of sophisticated investors, had reached 257 by 30 June 2019, up from 205 at the end of 2018, with assets under management of GBP43 billion.


The Australian Financial Review - Last September, the board of Yellow Brick Road successfully urged shareholders to reject Kiwi corporate raider Ron Brierley's 9¢-per-share takeover offer.


Nick Eatock is to return as Intelliflo's Chief Executive Officer (CEO) following the departure of Hamish Purdey, who is leaving the firm to pursue new challenges.


GlobalCustodian.com - The investment book of record (IBOR) is a crucial component for a hedge fund manager, but is currently facing a number of challenges as managers search for ...


GlobalCustodian.com - Sponsored by Cassini Systems The Basel Committee and IOSCO proposed an extension of one year for the final implementation phase of the margin ...


For second year in a row, iCapital recognized for its best-in-class technology, supporting financial advisor success


HedgeWeek - The Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index was up 0.17 per cent in August, bringing its year-to-date return to 6.58 per cent. Roughly 32.6 per cent of the hedge fund ...


Following Deutsche Bank's equities exit, Wall Street competitors have gobbled up billions in assets from the firm's most-coveted hedge fund clients.


Elliott Management may not see John Stankey as a future leader at AT&T, but removing him before he executes his integration plan could spell disaster.


Nippon.com - Tokyo, Sept. 17 (Jiji Press)--Sony Corp. in a statement released on Tuesday clarified its rejection of a proposal by U.S. hedge fund Third Point LLC that ...


Business Day - Tokyo — Sony said on Tuesday it was rejecting a call by Daniel Loeb's activist hedge fund Third Point to spin off its chips business, saying that retaining the ...


The Globe and Mail - Several are looking to companies that are further out of favor.


Bloomberg - Rich Schimel and Lawrence Sapanski have started their new hedge fund with $1 billion in commitments seven years after shutting their previous firm, according ...


Following Deutsche Bank's equities exit, Wall Street competitors have gobbled up billions in assets from the firm's most-coveted hedge fund clients.


The Motley Fool - A trio of U.S. cannabis stocks are clearly on Tilson's radar.


The Motley Fool - A trio of U.S. cannabis stocks are clearly on Tilson's radar.


Crispin Odey's Hottest Hedge Fund Is Now Open to External Clients


Private equity firm 3G Capital Partners discloses that it sold 25.1 million shares of Kraft Heinz, bringing its stake down by about 9%.


Tampa Bay Business Journal - A New York City hedge fund has acquired a new position in Jabil Inc. (NYSE: JBL). Atria Investments LLC during fiscal 2019's second quarter acquired 50,959 ...


Start your day with the Opening Bell powered by The Water Coolest. The Water Coolest is the preferred bathroom stall reading material of finance professionals. Sign up for the free daily newsletter. SEINFELD AND CHILL Kramer *bursts through the door* “Did you hear the news?” George: “News? News? ...


By Joe McGrath –While litigation funders have been celebrating growth and success in Western markets, they are also keen to seize opportunities further afield withAsian jurisdictions increasingly finding favour…


Market Report Gazette - Market Report Gazette provides latest industry trending news, news *service*, IT & Technology news helps businesses connect with their target audiences in ...


Northern Trust has launched a range of new client dashboards for Omnium, its middle- and back-office technology platform for alternative fund administration.


ACA Compliance Group (ACA) has appointed Carlo di Florio as Global Chief Services Officer (CSO).


QuantHouse, a provider of end-to-end systematic trading solutions including market data services, algo trading platform and infrastructure products and part of Iress (IRE.ASX), today announced that they are partnering with SpiderRock Gateway Technologies.


HedgeCo.net - (Opalesque) The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for August 2019 measured -0.43%. Hedge fund flows as measured by the ...


By Diane Harrison Everyone loves an underdog. While superheroes have their fans, there’s something about a dark horse or a comeback kid that generates support for a hard-won victory. Take the recent US Open tennis championship match between Serena Williams, the sports media’s proclaimed GOAT (Greatest of All Time) andRead More


The repo market, part of the financial world’s plumbing, is critical to the smooth functioning of Wall Street’s biggest institutions.


A breakdown in #momentum trades rattled the floor of the U.S. equity market last week, with #quants bearing the brunt of the damage. But it’s also worth considering some happier implications --> via @markets -


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Hub International Limited, a global insurance brokerage and financial services firm known as "Hub," announced it has acquired the assets of Wash Financial LLC, which does business as Washington Financial Group (WFG). Terms of the deal were not disclosed...


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: The rise in bond yields which started to take shape at the end of August accelerated in recent days and penalized CTAs' significant long bond positioning, said Lyxor in its weekly brief. Meanwhile, recent political developments in the UK reduced the risk of a no-deal Bre...


G2 - A hedge fund is an investment made by a group of accredited investors or high net worth individuals. Learn more about the structure and strategies used to see ...


Artemis expands fixed income offering with pair of bond funds From Investment Europe: Artemis is set to launch a pair of fixed income vehicles following the successful creation of its Short-Dated Global High Yield Bond fund in June. The firm will be launching later in the quarter the Artemis Cor...


Michigan Retirement earmarks $1.1bn for 11 alts funds From PIonline.com: Michigan Department of Treasury, Bureau of Investments, committed $1.1 billion to 11 alternative funds on behalf of the $74.5 billion Michigan Retirement Systems, East Lansing, in the quarter ended June 30. In private equity...


From Reuters: Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva Plc, named Ed Dixon as head of environmental, social and governance (ESG), real assets. Dixon will be based in London and will report to Melanie Collett, head of asset management, real estate, the company said on Monday. ...


Bitcoin is a hedge against gov't 'fiscal irresponsibility' - analyst From Coin Telegraph: Equities portfolio manager turned crypto fund executive Travis Kling has argued that Bitcoin (BTC) has come into its own as a unique hedge within the current macroeconomic climate. Kling argued that the spe...


Hedge funds dump gold, but bears are still hiding From Kitco News: A rise in investor optimism and thawing trade tensions between the U.S. and China prompted hedge funds to take profits in their gold holdings, but they are reluctant to place bearish bets on the precious metal, according to the late...


Global daily FX trading at record $6.6 tln as London extends lead From Reuters: Global daily currency turnover surged to a record $6.6 trillion, with London shrugging off Brexit uncertainty to extend its lead as the world's dominant trading hub, the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) said The post appeared first on opalesque..


ECB has $51bn fund questioning future of inflation hedging From PIonline.com: The European Central Bank's latest round of easing sent a signal to institutional investors that their inflation hedges may be growing more pointless by the day. In the northernmost corner of the eurozone, a $51 billion p...


How investors get access in Asia From Institutional Investor: For the best access to corporate executives in Asia, investors turn to Morgan Stanley. The global investment bank placed first in Institutional Investor's ranking of Asia's Top Corporate Access Providers for the seventh year in a row, as...


From Reuters: Private equity firms are facing more portfolio challenges in Europe as retail and cyclical companies remain under pressure, but BC Partners has more than its share of problem credits that are attracting attention from distressed investors. The secondary loan value of some European co...


Climate change and AI are "defining challenges" for asset management From Funds Europe: Many institutional investors consider climate change an investment risk that is not yet priced in by key financial markets worldwide, research has found.Over 90% of the asset owners took this v...


The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged two companies owned by Prudential Financial with failing to disclose conflicts of interest at funds they advised, ordering them to pay penalties on top of voluntary reimbursements of $155 million. AST Investment Services and PGIM Investments were ...


From Lux Times: One of Europe's top financial regulators has rebuffed criticism suggesting that design flaws in European regulations contributed to the meltdown at the flagship investment fund run by Neil Woodford, the UK stockpicker. Fund liquidity has developed into a high priority for regulator...


AT T CEO's rumored exit reportedly triggered activist hedge fund Elliott Management's recent investment From Business Insider: Activist hedge fund Elliott Management reportedly pursued its recent investment in AT T after catching wind that CEO Randall Stephenson was making plans to leave the firm. ...


ESG risks and influence on investment decisions growing From PIonline.com: The impact of ESG factors on investment decisions and risks, and the perceived opportunity to generate better returns, is growing, according to a Russell Investments survey and a BNY Mellon Investment Management study rele...


From BBC: An Indian man disguised as an 81-year-old was caught trying to board a plane to New York with a fake passport, authorities say. The man, named as 32-year-old Jayesh Patel, was arrested at New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport on Sunday. With a dyed white beard and large spectac...


Elliott has built a stake in #CNH Industrial in a bid for constructive engagement with the truck and tractor maker controlled by Italy’s Agnelli family via @business


Remember when Elon Musk was going publicly insane on Twitter and he called that guy rescuing children trapped in a cave "Pedo Guy"? And remember how he got sued by that guy but continued to tweet anyway until the SEC was like "Bruh..." so he pretended to take a break. Well, there's some news about ...


The Saudi #oil attacks have ratcheted up the level of uncertainty for the global economy and markets to a shocking degree via @bopinion


Bloomberg - In this edition of "Charting Futures," Hedge Fund Telemetry's Tom Thornton examines oil prices with Bloomberg's Abigail Doolittle on "Bloomberg Markets: The ...


Yahoo Finance UK - Sep.16 -- In this edition of "Charting Futures," Hedge Fund Telemetry's Tom Thornton examines oil prices with Bloomberg's Abigail Doolittle on "Bloomberg ...


CNBC's Eric Chemi reports on how Wall Street is investing in professional basketball.


Rich families pour wealth into $31 trillion #ESG opportunity --> via @business @BenStupples @WealthWatch


Elliott invests in CNH Industrials ahead of Iveco truck split  Financial TimesHedge fund Elliott has built a stake of less than 3 per cent in CNH Industrial, the tractor and truckmaker controlled by Italy's Agnelli family that is preparing to split ...


Business Insider UK - Activist hedge fund Elliott Management reportedly pursued its recent investment in AT&T after catching wind that CEO Randall Stephenson was making pla...


A tug-of-war is gripping #gold investors who are reluctant to betray the haven via @markets -


When Lloyd Blankfein retired from Goldman Sachs last year, we assumed he'd take a little time to exhale and find his joy before jumping into something with both feet. After all, Lloyd is just 64 and he is a man with interests and means. But almost 10 months into retirement, Lloyd is doing this: ...


Like so many Garfields, the global oil market is dealing with a real case of 'The Mondays"... Benchmark Brent crude briefly surged almost 20% in early trading before settling to 10% higher, up $6 to $66.28 per barrel, according to The Associated Press. The U.S. benchmark West Texas crude was up 9%. ...


Souring bets on the apocalypse were at the center of a #quant stock storm --> via @markets -


eFinancialCareers - Some of the best quantitative jobs in the industry are being eroded by generalists in their bedrooms.


Funds Europe Magazine - Sibos opens its doors for the first time in London on September 23, bringing together industry leaders to discuss topics such as mass digitisation and more.


mediabistro.com - The New York Post business desk is seeking an aggressive, well-sourced reporter to cover hedge funds, activist investors, buyout kings and other titans of Wall ...


Crispin Odey, whose main fund has seen excruciating losses and spectacular gains, is opening up his firm’s best performing money pool to external investors via @markets


Bloomberg - Crispin Odey is opening his firm's best performing hedge fund, the Odey Concentrated Natural Resources Fund, to external investors. Bloomberg's Sonali Basak ...


Why bondholders could struggle to check out of Thomas Cook  Financial TimesThomas Cook's management team is facing a new headache in its battle to save the 178-year-old travel group: credit default swaps. The UK-based tour operator ...


SYS-CON Media - IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, was named Best Alternative Data Provider at the HFM US Services ...


Watertown Public Opinion - LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 16, 2019--. IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, was named Best ...


Chief Investment Officer - A study conducted by Lowenstein Sandler confirms the use of alternative data is on the rise by hedge funds.


The New York Post business desk is seeking an aggressive, well-sourced reporter to cover hedge funds, activist investors, buyout kings and other titans of Wall Street. Responsibilities: Deliver ...


Agrimoney.com - Ags missed out on a turn in hedge fund sentiment on raw material markets, with bearish bets on cattle and sugar hitting record highs - although some ...


Managers of Cayman funds are being encouraged to act now to ensure they fully comply with the new obligations of the Cayman Islands Data Protection Law, 2017 scheduled to come into effect on 30 September 2019.


Unigestion, an independent specialist global asset manager headquartered in Geneva, has opened an office in Copenhagen to better serve investors across the Nordics.


A money market fund managed by asset manager Insight Investment has completed its first repo trade cleared via a central counterparty, providing investors in the fund with access to a fresh pool of liquidity and marking a further milestone in the structural development of the liquidity market.


A money market fund managed by asset manager Insight Investment has completed its first repo trade cleared via a central counterparty, providing investors in the fund with access to a fresh pool of liquidity and marking a further milestone in the structural development of the liquidity market.


Start your day with the Opening Bell powered by The Water Coolest. The Water Coolest is the preferred bathroom stall reading material of finance professionals. Sign up for the free daily newsletter. BURNING BRIDGES Drone strikes shut down half of Saudi Arabia’s oil production on Saturday. Houthi ...


Verdict - Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) has teamed up with Hedge Fund Research (HFR) to introduce a range of investment products that will track various ...


The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has issued two orders filing and settling charges against Tullett Prebon Americas Inc, an interdealer broker and CFTC-registered introducing broker headquartered in New Jersey, requiring the company to pay a total of USD13 million for failing to supervise employees and making false or misleading statements to CFTC staff.


In consultation with almost 70 local and global fund managers, stock exchange, Chi-X Australia, has launched MatchPoint, a new market-on-close trading solution.


Ian Livingston, Chairman of the Man Group, has informed the Board of his intention to step down from the role on 31 December 2019, the end of the Company's current financial year.


Funds Europe Magazine - The hedge fund industry is experiencing a transformation. The old distinctions that underpinned hedge fund portfolio construction are rapidly evolving.


BOSTON, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Eze Castle Integration, a leading managed service and cloud provider to the financial sector, today announced that it has won Best Managed Service ...


Pensions & Investments - Hedge fund managers with an institutional orientation experienced aggregate net asset declines in the year ended June 30 after three prior years of net growth.


The Boston Globe - The congressman has donated $5000 from a hedge fund investor who has been named in the Epstein scandal.


Advocates of sustainable investing in Japan are struggling, according to a new report co-authored by William Burchart and Jessica Ziegler of The Investment Integration Project (TIIP). Their research is based on a literature review and discussions with more than 50 industry experts. The paper was released Sept. 6 and isRead More


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