News

UK PPF assets grow by 4%

Exposure to hedge funds and other alternatives helps Pension Protection Fund beat return target


Admin Apex boosts compliance with three hires

Firm taps KPMG, State Street and JP Morgan for compliance and MD roles

News round-up: Hedge funds seek Brexit bargains

Pension funds stay loyal allocators; Former Hillhouse Capital pro preps own fund; and more…



Aberdeen sees $1.2bn Q2 alts outflows

Fidelity withdrawal from Arden funds cited as main reason


Cordium poaches SunGard’s Morgan for CEO

Morgan joins from financial software firm amid management restructure and renewed tech focus


Kiski Group hires ATP pro Fredrik Martinsson as CIO

Firm focused on developing emerging managers builds out team with Danish pension hire


TCW Distressed Management receives SEC green light

Credit start-up from ex-Davidson Kempner MD readied for launch


CapeView hires ex-Castilium pro as CTO 

Nick Dawson will head technology the London-based hedge fund


Ex-Permal comms pro joins Marex Spectron

Alastair Crabbe to start at commodities broker in September


Managers step up Europe-focused fund launches in Q2

Ongoing volatility and uncertainty may provide opportunities for hedge funds, says Preqin


Hedge fund exit requests fall in July

But redemptions notices running higher than same time last year, SS&C data shows


News round-up: KPMG drops Visium

FX markets prime for regulatory scrutiny; Platinum prepares for fund closures; and more…


AIFMD passport: What it means for the US, Asia and Brexit

Lawyers predict weak US demand for European marketing regime




Magnetar Capital donates $5m to expand financial education work

$13bn Illinois manager grows its programme promoting financial literacy in the Chicago area


News round-up: Hedge funds sue Puerto Rico governor

Visium to fire 33 employees as funds fold; kickback probe fallout forces dual fund liquidation


Metro Capital PM launches l/s equity fund

Adam Crocker launches Logbook Investments in New York


Admin Hedgeserv exits depo-lite services

Clients of service to transfer to Indos Financial by September


Eisenstat to launch European long-only fund

Vehicle will replicate existing long book and launch with over $100m