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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…

UBS appoints quant equities research head

Bryan Cross promoted from fundamentals analyst role



Jewellery tycoon Francesco Trapani takes Tages stake

Ex-Bulgari CEO acquires 9% of hedge fund seeder’s parent company


Hong Kong giant Value Partners starts London operations

$13.3bn Hong Kong firm to launch emerging markets debt and equities strategies


AllianzGI acquires private debt firm Sound Harbor

Deal sees $1bn New York firm to join AllianzGI private debt platform


Online poll: Are you expecting significant redemption requests at year-end?

75% of managers confident they will not see year-end withdrawals despite tough year


BNY alternatives relationship head Mannion exits

Mark Mannion leaves bank after six years in Emea role


Global Prime appoints ex-Nomura exec to head business development

Boutique broker makes appointments to aid structured product division, set to launch Q1


News round-up: Cohen settles on insider trading allegations

Alphadyne spin out for Singapore launch; Trump confirms tax tsar…


Brevan Howard launches securitised credit fund

$18bn manager launches new vehicle seeded by partners


Denver manager launches litigation finance fund

Aveo Capital’s Brian Rorick will manage new vehicle


Ex-Alpha4X COO joins $9bn California endowment

Jimmy Castro will perform ODD on hedge fund allocations




Irish central bank clears way for ‘L-Qiaifs’

CBI loosens restrictions for loan-originating strategies


Palmer Square hires senior sales VP

Brad McClintock joins from fellow fixed income house Scout Investments


Connecticut HF body builds bridges with China

CTHFA and Zhejiang organisation to establish Sino-American investment management summit


Luxembourg ‘Raif’ funds hit 26 since July launch

Unregulated vehicle not yet seeing activity associated with regulated rivals


News round-up: Pershing Square seeks SEC exemption after campaign donation

Dune’s Mnuchin to be Trump’s Treasury secretary; Activist wants First NBC Bank CEO removed; and more…