News

Ex-Moore Capital PM to launch l/s equity fund

Cheng said to be raising capital for Alexander Road Capital


Blackstone taps Lyxor UK distribution head

Andrew Cocks joins in new role to lead Emea private wealth distribution

Winton launches systematic event-driven fund

L/s equity strategy opens to external allocations



News round-up: RBR to press for three-way break-up of Credit Suisse

Ex-Goldman executive raises money for quant strategy; Berkowitz liquidates hedge fund


Goldman taps UBS for quant research head

Nick Baltas joins bank’s systematic trading strategies group in London


Davide Serra’s Algebris launches Ucits for Italian savers

PIR-compliant fund will invest primarily in small and mid-cap Italian companies


Finisterre to manage Principal Global EMD Ucits

Damien Buchet and Christopher Watson to run unconstrained emerging markets credit strat


Ex-Graham duo start Mistell Management

Macro firm registered as CPO with CFTC this month


News round-up: Bridgewater wagers $1.1bn against Italian companies

Sachem Head seeks break-up of UK pharma group Shire; EU reaches equivalence deal with US on derivatives; and more


Northern Trust hires ex-Aviva Investors director

Andrew Brown becomes Global Fund Services UK relationship head


Heptagon Capital on-boards first l/s Ucits strat with $90m

New York small cap manager Kettle Hill launches on Irish platform following demand from European clients


SS&C acquires Commonwealth Fund Services

Deal to buy Canadian firm sees admin giant bring in $8bn in AuA


Ex-Paulson structured products head launches Strobus

Sihan Shu raised $50m from an investor for the global macro hedge fund’s onshore version




Goldman Ucits platform exec departs

Neha Jain leaves the investment bank after seven years


GMO systematic macro Ucits sees assets hit $200m

Major global markets fund doubles AuM since August on back of private bank demand


News round-up: Maverick Capital said to start two quant funds

Elliott boosts stake in HKE; JP Morgan eyes Paris for post-Brexit job moves


Quant inflows push Man Group alts assets to $57bn

Group confirms Mifid II research costs will be absorbed for majority of strategies


Tech entrepreneur to launch cryptocurrency FoHF

Joe DiPasquale launches BitBull to join crypto boom