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Alternatives

CB Fonder closes CB Hedge

Stockholm based CB Fonder has announced the closure of its CB Hedge fund, citing returns that have not met expectations, as well as increasing regulatory costs.

21 Mar 2014
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UK FCA authorises Arcanum AM for discretionary business

UK regulator the FCA has authorised Arcanum Asset Management to manage client money on a discretionary basis.

10 Feb 2014
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Managers ponder what is in store for year ahead

InvestmentEurope has rounded up some of the views of what the current year could hold for investors across both traditional and alternative asset classes.

06 Feb 2014
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Fidessa looks to algorithms in futures markets

Fidessa, which provides trading, investment and information solutions to financial services professionals, has highlighted new research into the growing use of algorithms in futures markets.

05 Feb 2014
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Institutional investors target of Omni Partners' Secured Lending Fund

Omni Partners has launched the Secured Lending Fund I LP, which aims to give institutional investors access to the short term secured property lending market in the UK.

04 Feb 2014
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Skënderbeg builds to launch and beyond

Zurich based Skënderbeg Funds has launched its business recently via a Liechtenstein fund of hedge funds. Co-founders Bruno Schneller and Miranda Ademaj have discussed their objectives.

22 Jan 2014
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Resonance Asset Mangement completes wind farms acquisition

Resonance Asset Management, and alternative manager specialising in real assets, has completed an acquisition of four wind farms following institutional investor commitments of some $100m in the past 10 months.

13 Jan 2014
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Alterantives secondary market hits $36bn says Setter Capital

Setter Capital, the investment adviser on alternative investments, has published data suggesting the secondary market hit a value of $36bn through 2013.

06 Jan 2014
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ETFs to overtake hedge fund AUM in 2014 - S&P Dow Jones Indices

Projections from S&P Dow Jones Indices suggest that if current trends continue, then the total amount of capital invested in ETFs will overtake the total invested in hedge funds in 2014.

02 Jan 2014
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Measuring the benefits of Smart Beta

Alternative indices might not serve well as easy-to-use investment products, but they may improve the measurement of fund managers and offer diversification benefits.

01 Jan 2014
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Wine Owners outlines three steps to wine investing

Nick Martin founder and executive director of Wine Owners has discussed the development of a service seeking to enable investors to manage their portfolios of wine.

18 Dec 2013
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JPM AM's Yazann Rohami asks: Is alternative beta ‘investable'?

Yazann Romahi, who is part of the JP Morgan Asset Management Solutions Group, argues 'alternative beta' is different to 'smart beta'.

10 Dec 2013
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Detroit ruling to boost hedge fund demand, says Ashcroft's Don Steinbrugge

Don Steinbrugge, chairman at Agecroft Partners, says a court ruling involving bankrupt US city Detroit could have significant implications for demand for hedge fund investments.

05 Dec 2013
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Corporate governance and transparency key issues for Charlotte Valeur at Brevan Howard

Charlotte Valeur, managing director of the Global Goverence Group and chair of Brevan Howard Credit Catalysts, has shared her views on how the hedge fund industry is tackling issues of governance and transparency.

07 Nov 2013
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Towers Watson publishes latest thematic outlook

Consultant Towers Watson has published its latest long term outlook for global economic growth in its Secular Outlook 2013.

17 Sep 2013

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Polar's Sugarman to speak on convertible bonds at Zurich Forum

David Sugarman, fund manager for Polar Capital, will discuss convertible bonds at the InvestmentEurope Pension Fund Forum held in Zurich on 15 May.

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SSgA's Harris to discuss smart beta at Zurich Pension Forum

Anna Paula Harris, portfolio strategist for the global equity beta solutions group at State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), will address smart beta strategies at the InvestmentEurope Pension Forum to be held in Zurich on 15 May.