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

Och Ziff’s OZ Africa Management arm is expected to plead guilty to bribery charges today, according to the New York

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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

News round-up: Caesars ‘optimistic’ on $5bn bankruptcy deal

Caesars pursues deals as Trilogy Capital refuse offer; Brevan Howard latest to trim fee structure; and more…

Perry Capital to shut down after wave of redemptions

Poor performance and redemptions see Richard Perry close down firm after 28 years