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Man Group unveils senior management promotions in AHL group

Man Group has announced a number of internal promotions within Man AHL, its diversified quantitative investment manager. In a statement


Break-even for hedge funds is ‘below $100m’ – AIMA/GPP survey

AIMA/GPP survey reports most alternative investment management firms are able to turn a profit with considerably less than $100 million in assets

CZ Capital starts UCITS version of market-neutral equity strategy

CZ Capital has launched a UCITS compliant UK equities-focused market-neutral strategy – the CZ Absolute Alpha UCITS Fund – on



Tages teams up with veteran CTA firm Rotella for UCITS launch

Tages Capital has paired up with long-established systematic managed futures firm Rotella Capital Management to launch the Tages International Funds


IPM Systematic Macro taps into US demand with Delaware feeder

Stockholm-headquartered IPM has launched a Delaware-based feeder fund to tap into increasing demand from US investors for its flagship macro


Edinburgh-based Cameron Hume hires ex-Old Mutual man Oxley

Cameron Hume, the Edinburgh-based fixed income boutique manager, has hired former Old Mutual Global Investors senior fixed income specialist Russ


Kettera/Hydra taps Meaden Grenham for European advisory role

Industry veteran Nicola Meaden Grenham, co-founder of specialist consultancy Dumas Capital and founder of the first electronic hedge fund information


Brand names shine as Europe’s equity funds make hay

Veteran Europe-based hedge fund Sloane Robinson is on a roll


Massoud’s Melqart motors, up 50% in first 20 months

Former Cheyne event-driven manager Michel Massoud’s Melqart Asset Management firm is reinforcing its status as one of the most impressive


Europe’s long/short funds score more big gains in May

Most European long/short equity managers continue to make hay


Global equity players enjoy buoyant market conditions

Inflection Point Investments was up 6.78% in May


Butler and ML join up for European credit UCITS launch

Butler Investment Managers has launched the Butler Credit Opportunities UCITS Fund, a European high-yield long/short fund, on ML Capital’s flagship


EuroHedge index up 2.6% YTD after 0.4% return in May

European hedge funds continued their good run in May, with the EuroHedge Composite Index recording its seventh consecutive positive month.



Brummer unveils new senior team as CEO Jäntti leaves

Patrik Brummer Klaus Jäntti Ola PaulssonMikael SpångbergBrummer & Partners, the $14.5 billion Stockholm-based multi-strategy hedge fund group, has announced changes


Blenheim to spin off European unit as independent firm

Gerlof de Vrij Blenheim Capital Management, the US-based global commodity and macro firm founded in 1989 by former Commodities Corporation


NewAlpha hires Auric to head operational due diligence

Antoine Rolland NewAlpha Asset Management, the Paris-based global emerging manager acceleration capital specialist, has appointed Adrien Auric as director of


CTAs keep recovery going with second positive month

CTAs produced a second consecutive positive month overall in May to take the managed futures median further into positive territory


Man taps seasoned duo to lead responsible investment

Luke EllisSteven Desmyter Jason Mitchell Man Group has appointed Steven Desmyter as head of responsible investment and chair of its