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Managers face higher costs under SEC equity reforms

Regulator sets out plan for creating new trading database


DMS adds Quaesta to Ucits roster

Fund solutions firm launches FX vol fund on expanding Icav platform

Alt mutuals hit by US retirement advice crackdown

DoL rules could prevent allocations to managers form personal plans



Cheyne PM tipped for trade finance fund moves to Zurich

$7bn London-based firm still assessing opportunity set


Goldman Sachs onboards first CTA Ucits

Teams up with pioneering managed futures firm Campbell & Co


Sturgeon Ventures opens Hong Kong office

Former Lynx Arbitrage co-founder Jessica McCarroll to lead new office


News round-up: Activist investor Carl Icahn dumps Apple

Billionaire’s decision based on influence of China; Former Merrill Lynch trader Wittlin closes WCG and more …


Cambridge Associates chief exec steps down after 16 years

Sandra Urie to be replaces by David Druley on 1 July


Online poll: Hedge funds split on Q2 flows

One quarter think industry will see net asset inflows, while majority of those predicting outflows pitching a fall of up to $10bn


Gemcorp starts Russian operations with Goldman pro

Albert Sagiryan joins Atanas Bostandjiev’s firm from Sberbank CIB


Australian SWF hires seeding specialist

$84bn sovereign picks Drobny Capital; drops Makena Capital


News round-up: Loeb warns of hedge fund ‘washout’

$1.4bn redemptions for Brevan Howard; Japan failing to woo hedge funds; and more…


Scopia Capital lands $50m pension ticket

New York-based long/short equity manager wins mandate with Ohio scheme




London global macro fund OneWall shuts down

Firm was launched in 2011 and also had offices in Singapore


Hedge fund headcount grows amid regulatory and investor pressure

Convergence data reveals 12% annual rise in hedge fund hires


Brevan Howard hires UBS rates specialist

David Ghosh joins Alan Howard’s $27bn firm after almost 17 years at Swiss bank


Litigation-focused firm launches event-driven fund

Vehicle will invest in public market securities that have some regulatory or legal risk


HSBC hires offshore sales head from Northern Trust

Paul Heffernan to take up European sales role in July