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Zebedee Capital hires Rubicon marketing head

Jeremy Graham joins after five years with global macro firm


News round-up: Elliott reveals 6.8% WS Atkins stake

Disclosure follows takeover bid firm; Horseman and other HFs shorting ‘mall rats’; and more …

Man GLG hires machine learning head

William Ferreira was formerly Man AHL technology manager



B Riley Financial acquires l/s equity firm Dialectic

Co-founder John Fichthorn named head of alternatives at listed firm


Alt data firm Neudata hires ex-Twitter exec as US adviser

Stephen Morse to lead business development in New York


EU to prioritise Capital Markets Union despite Brexit

But ambitious project will be altered by UK exit


Tikehau announces new UK head of operations

Board member Peter Cirenza becomes French asset manager’s head of London operations


Markets cheer as risk of Le Pen winning French election recedes

Anticipated Macron victory in the 7 May runoff set to boost macro and CTA strategies


Marble Bar hires Mako Global Investors COO

Alistair Heaton-Armstrong joins London firm as CEO to lead search for emerging manager talent


News round-up: Marshall Wace co-founder seeks Brexit debate role

Hedge funds short Hargreaves Lansdown; Partner FM sues Theranos again; and more…


AI hedge fund Cerebellum launches machine learning fund

San Francisco-based company automating the role of data scientist


Morgan Stanley exec joins UBS HF sales team

UBS adds Sandro Berardelli as a new director of global hedge fund sales


Lyxor spin-out Metori targets late May launch

Systematic firm signs QuantFactory to automate fund portfolio




AXA IM launches $1bn multi-premia strategy

Quant strategy will be managed by the AXA IM’s new investment team in Hong Kong


CFTC files fraud charges against FX hedge fund

Capitol Equity and principals said to have scammed investors out of $1.7m


News round-up: EDP bid for renewable energy unit ‘egregiously low’ – Ecofin

It’s lonely being bearish, says Odey; Systematic HFs lose out on UK election shock


Guggenheim HF platform acquired by RIA Conway 

St Louis-based firm taking over operations; aims to expand offering to other alts strats


Kedge hedge fund research head departs

Neil Hobson managed London-based investment team at $5bn Bertarelli business