Unigestion has expanded its long / short strategy offering by hiring the investment team of London-based hedge fund group Cube Capital, the agreement also includes the long / short fund managed by the investment team. The team employs a long/short strategy which identifies equity and credit opportunities linked to market dislocations, where assets may be […]
Scott Gibb, partner and portfolio manager of Cube Capital, believes that the ongoing investment environment through 2013 will result in significant opportunities for alternative investment managers who can pick out the winners via strategies such as long/short, distressed and event driven.
Allocators’ thirst for emerging markets exposure with greater risk control is being facilitated by new products from two alternatives industry emerging markets managers, in the UK and US.
The latest roundup of fund selector views finds that volatility and liquidity issues are front and centre, particularly given the recent backlash against austerity delivered by voters in different European countries.
BNY Mellon appoints new EMEA head BNY Mellon has appointed Dean Fletcher as regional head of BNY Mellon corporate trust, Europe, Middle East and Africa. Before his appointment, Fletcher was co-head of EMEA for corporate trust with Joe Duffy who remains chief executive officer of The Bank of New York Mellon (Ireland) and will continue […]
KPMG eyes Scottish growth with latest hire, Threadneedle appoints emerging markets analysts, Amundi investment director rejoins former firm, Cube Capital hires analyst for global fund, State Street recruits Swiss sales head.