III Capital launches convexity fund with $100m seed

Investors preparing for increased volatility, $3.8bn firm says

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RWC hires ex-Fulcrum director as partner

Athanasios Bolmatis left Fulcrum in May after over eight years

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Cheyne hires ex-JP Morgan equites trader

Fomer trader at George Soros’ hedge fund joins as partner at London firm

Linear hires new CTO as it opens European office

Norman Hartmann will run office out of Hamburg

FoHFs see $16.7bn Q1 redemptions

Share of total hedge fund assets falls to 30.4% despite performance gains of 2.38%

CFTC hires Newedge head of compliance as swaps chief

New director will implement registration rules for swap dealers

News-round-up: US hedge funds eye Co-Op Bank stake

Greylock Capital anticipates Iranian bond issue; Hedge fund economists say Puerto Rican debt is sustainable; and more…

Systematic firm AJO launches second hedge fund

Global market neutral offering is targeting up to $1.5bn in assets

Fort Rock launches managed futures fund

Firm rebranded from Common Sense Investment Management

News round-up: Scientist and Renaissance pro preps hedge fund

George Zweig plans to launch Signition later this year

Philadelphia pension halves hedge fund allocation

$4.8bn plan to slash target provision from 12% to 6%

Manager relief as Esma aligns Ucits V remuneration with AIFMD

Regulator takes alternative view to EBA and says rules should be aligned

Rhode Island pension lands $30m direct lending investment

$7.9bn scheme opts for New-York based Capital Spring fund

FCA updates enforcement referral criteria

UK regulator emphasises “efficiency” and “proportionality” in new guidelines

Trident hires former Apex MD

Thalius Hecksher joins fund administrator as global director

Big names market Ucits funds into Germany

Goldman Sachs, Odey and Cheyne gain Bafin approval

News round-up: Bridgewater turns bearish on China

Claren Road credit hedge fund down 4.8% in first half; Manager departs Perella Weinberg Partners

SEC appoints fund examiner co-head

Jennifer Duggins to co-lead private funds unit in OCIE