Oceanwood closes peripherals fund with $370m

Multi-strat manager also hires fund accountant, ops and investment analysts

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Exor hires Ex-Eton Park PM

Matteo Scolari joins as MD to assist Italian holding company with financial investments

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TfL pension unloads $100m BlueCrest stake

$12.6bn redeems from manager’s Blue Trend and Capital funds, invests in AQR

News round-up: Pine River PM plans fund

Frank Qian has set up Hong Kong-based Q Fund Management; Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square down -12.6% for 2015; and more …

Aima backs UK carried interest reform

Trade body backs option that could see managers paying less tax on fees

SEC charges manager with securities fraud

William Wells and firm Promitor Capital Management allegedly defrauded investors

Ex-Google chief joins Two Sigma as CTO

Alfred Spector moves to $28bn systematic manager

UK waters down non-dom rules to stop hedge fund “exodus”

Government carves out offshore trusts benefitting non-dom managers

Man’s GLG and AHL arms appoint new COOs

Carol Ward moves to GLG from AHL and is replaced by Antoine Forterre

Lazard launches European Ucits fund

Ex-Henderson pro Leopold Arminjon to manage Dublin vehicle

News round-up: Hedge fund giants suffer heavy September losses

Spruce Alpha returns money to investors after August rout; Democrats push for Puerto Rico probe; and more..

Ucits managers face depository price hike over EU rules

Fifth iteration of directive is forcing service providers to increase prices

Amundi eyes 2016 Ucits platform launch

French firm says private banking clients have sought Ucits offering from the firm

Hong Kong manager MCP launches Pan-Asia Ucits with Deutsche

Terra Grove set to launch this month according to DB alts newsletter

EC launches review of all financial services regulation

Capital markets union plans were first revealed by HFMWeek last week

Ex-Axa credit pro to run Finisterre’s total return unit

Damien Buchet will lead rebranded emerging markets unit alongside PM Christopher Watson

Chicago pension launches $30m EM debt search

Proposals for mandate with $1.4bn LABF scheme due in November

News round-up: Fortress macro fund continues to fall

Hedge funds want higher price paid for Power Asset; Fox nominates Ubben to board; and more…