News

Winton appoints new head of investment

Former head of trading Andrew Moss becomes CEO of Winton Investment Management


Morgan Stanley office

Academy Investments preps Ucits on Morgan Stanley platform

New York firm registered quant fund with the Central Bank of Ireland last month

eFusion names veteran tech analyst as CEO

Computer chip industry expert Daniel Heyler joins the Hong Kong-based hedge fund



State Street: Global investor confidence drops in August

ICI falls in North America, Europe and Asia as risk appetite wanes


News round-up: Visium informant recorded 125 conversations

Hedge funds seek Italian real estate; managers split on natural gas performance


September to offer better trading opportunities for HFs, says Lyxor

Unremarkable week amid low trading volumes to be followed by eventful month ahead


Ops vet Paul Bramley joins KKR-owned Pillarstone

Ex-Eclectica and Sand Grove COO to help bank platform institutionalise and continue European expansion


Kingdon launches equity Ucits with Lyxor

Global l/s fund registered with CBI at the end of July


Pure Capital appoints ‘ManCo’ head

Tony Buche joins from Kneip where he was head of relationship management


Custom House adds second China office

Fund admin announces new Shanghai office and appoints relationship manager Sunny Huang


News round-up: Apollo leads $11bn bondholder lawsuits against Caesars  

US court to hear bondholder arguments against Caesars; Marathon AM targets EU property post-Brexit; and more…


News round-up: Ex-BlueCrest PM readies Niten Capital

Takashi Makita aiming to launch with up to $300m by year-end; Herbalife shares tumble on Icahn exit news and more …


Hedge fund outflows total $34bn in H1 2016

Credit and equity strategies suffer significant redemptions while CTAs saw growth, Preqin estimates




David Squires becomes CFO for UBS Asset Management Americas

John Moore retires from role after building out hedge fund business in 20 years at the helm


Empiric set for South Africa fund launch

Systematic l/s equities fund to trade under third party ahead of FSB approval


Quant firm Tiber launches Ucits on MontLake platform

London-based Tiber’s Diversified Ucits Fund launched with $20m in May


Dalton Strategic Partnership names royal as new CEO

Ex-Goldman adviser Prince Wenceslas von Liechtenstein takes up role after joining as partner in July


Turner appoints global fixed income head

Firm recruits New Sky founder Stefania Perrucci ahead of fund series launch