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CSAs here to stay for UK firms, FCA confirms

Regulator pushes for ‘client-specific’ charges for research in Mifid II consultation


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Spyglass founder to launch volatility hedge fund

PostModern Partners set to start trading in first quarter of 2017

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Moore Capital appoints Asia macro execution head

Ritter moves from Moore Capital Europe to Hong Kong



News round-up: Och Ziff set to plead guilty to African bribery charges

Man CEO says event-driven HFs at risk; Elliott fights Citigroup over $1bn Peabody assets


KKR selects ops tool developed by ex-Tiger and Highbridge pro

Frank Caccio launched OpsCheck last year to improve management oversight at funds


HFR plans ‘first’ hedge fund index future

Chicago-based data firm seeking to partner with a major exchange for new contract


Systematica, Highbridge and Two Sigma execs join MFA board

Leda Braga, Christopher Hayward and Johnathan Hitchon to serve until 2018


Lyxor launches multi-manager credit Ucits fund

Fixed income ‘evolution’ fund allocates to five underlying strategies


News round-up: JAT founder eyes return to money management

CQS credit CIO set to leave the firm; Robertson: Hedge fund’s face most difficult era in decades


Eagle Trading Systems acquires Israeli quant

ICG deal expands systematic macro firm’s research and trading resources


Eden Rock buys out Gottex ERG Asset Management stake

London firm launched joint venture in 2011 to focus on illiquid holdings


Ex-Blue Mountain PM to launch event-driven hedge fund

Mortgage head Steven Boyd preps Trebuchet Capital


SS&C cyber-hacking case could be industry ‘wake-up call’

Hedge fund admin faces $20m lawsuit from commodities manager




Amundi aims to double assets as it consolidates alts offering

$38.1bn private debt, alternative multi-management, real estate, private equity and infrastructure assets to sit on one platform


Millennium’s Lorne appointed Aima chair

Brevan Howard and Man Group execs among trade body’s new board of directors


New Jersey CTA wins $40m in defamation case

NuWave launched libel action against First Advantage over background checks report


Credit manager Chenavari closes European CLO at €362m

Loic Fery’s firm moves back into market for first time in two years


Columbus Circle launches l/s tech Ucits with Trium

Trium CCI Technology L/S Fund set to open in fourth quarter