BlueCrest AllBlue, the London-listed fund of hedge fund, has performed 4% in NAV terms over the past 12 months.
Axioma's Robust Risk Models solution has been picked by BlueCrest Capital Management for use with its systemic equity strategies.
F&C has made a major appointment in London by hiring Steve Ilott, who late last year departed a unit he helped establish at hedge fund BlueCrest Capital Management, as F&C's head of multi-strategy investments consulting with institutional clients.
BlueCrest Capital Management is to float a feeder into one of its most successful hedge funds on the London Stock Exchange before April, helping the listed hedge fund market return to levels of activity more typical before the financial crisis.
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America's Och-Ziff Capital Management Group is the latest hedge fund manager to make its expertise available to Europe's retail investors by launching a Ucits compliant product with Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Before the credit crunch, hedge fund performance was a matter for managers and their investors alone.
BlueCrest Capital Management’s listed fund of hedge funds AllBlue made 8.2% last year, largely thanks to strong performance from its flagship Capital International fund.
BlueCrest Capital Management has lost Andrew McCaffery, one of three founding members of its fixed income unit Alignment Investors, as he is returning to Aberdeen Asset Management as head of institutional hedge funds.
Partners at BlueCrest Capital Management have brought ownership of the $25bn hedge fund manager wholly in-house by buying partnership interests held by Man Group and retired co-founder Bill Reeves.