News

CTAs facing worst year since 2011, SocGen data shows

Trend strategies struggle in November extending losses this year to -7%


GSA hires senior Citi bond trader

Francesco Esposti joins $6bn systematic manager as PM

Landmark insider trading case could spark new investigations

Salman ruling follows controversial Newman decision in 2014



News round-up: ESG shutters $100m macro fund

Michigan Uni switches $100m to quants; Mass Prit board gives green light for emerging manager programme; and more…


Marshall Wace-backed P2P firm eyes new $300m vehicle

MW Eaglewood aiming for Q1 close as CEO talks of ‘broadening opportunity set’ in marketplace lending


Franklin Templeton launches multi-manager credit Sicav

European version of existing strategy is third in FTIF Sicav range


Healy Circle hires CFO from Sage AM

Bret Cummings joins long/short equity firm


Advent Capital hires institutional sales MD

Michael Cavanaugh join from Wellesley Investment Advisors


News round-up: China manager guilty of market manipulation

Kerrisdale hit by drop in assets and staff; Elliott plays broker in airline deal; and more…


Blackstone Tactical Opps buys into BTIG

Mini prime secures strategic investment from Blackstone


Neuberger Berman launches multi-asset Ucits

Multi-Asset Risk Premia Fund and the Multi-Asset Class Income Fund to launch over coming weeks


AlphaMetrix receiver settles lawsuit against chief officers for $4m

Aleks Kins and three lieutenants faced $19m damages claim for collapse of group through mismanagement


Graham, Fort, IPM set for Ipers funding

Six managers to receive $100m from Iowa scheme following board selection earlier this year




News round-up: Hintze cuts staff at CQS

Managers worried about hard Brexit consequences; Hedge funds circle Four Seasons; and more…


SEC predicted to push ahead with third-party reviews under Trump

Proposed rule could be unveiled this month  


ING to launch multi-asset synthetic prime brokerage platform

Investment division of bank to offer new portfolio swap solution


RAM AI preps global l/s equity fund

Geneva-based quant adds latest systematic Ucits to existing European-focused offering


News round-up: Highland hunts for internet troll

Tyrian Investments set to close; Strong gains for big names in November…