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News round-up: Elliott moves to block Buffett’s Oncor bid

Hedge funds start to act on gender imbalance; Japanese Akamatsu Fund rebounds in 2017; and more


Credit start-up Johkim Capital adds partner ahead of launch

Amar Vallurupali joins up with former Q Investments PM Jatin Kakkar

Millennium energy PM departs

Oil trader Andrew Dodson was a partner in London



Options IT receives $100m PE investment

Bregal Sagemount bets on growth of hedge fund technology provider


News round-up: Computer-driven funds lose out in 2017

Tepper sees more room for market growth; HFs build shorts in Pandora; and more


Sigma research chief Bhaduri starts own firm

Bodhi Research Group will also be based in Toronto


Tradeworx CIO set to launch his own hedge fund

Mani Mahjouri expected to launch in the next few months


Eze Castle to shutter hedge fund hotel after 10 years

Service closes due to WeWork/Regus competition and tech evolution  


Senator Investment Group hires client services director from Indus

Jenny Wood is promoted to CSO role as Zlata Gleason joins team


OMGI announces coco bond fund launch

New fund to focus 75% of assets on subordinated financial debt


Value Partners reports 17% AuM growth, preps quant push

$15bn Hong-Kong manager nears global agreement with one of largest fund distribution platforms in Europe


News round-up: Hedge funds turn bearish on tech stocks

Viking jumps aboard Wells Fargo; Ackman refutes ADP claims; and more


DMS opens Singapore office to expand Asia-Pacific offering

Fund governance giant opened Hong Kong office six years ago




Credit start-up Diameter Capital taps SoundPoint analyst

Harsh Kondapilli expected to join new launch after six years with Stephen Ketchum’s firm


BlueCrest consumer PM Chetwynd-Talbot departs

Investment pro had previous roles at Visium, Millennium and Balyasny


Willis Towers Watson adds Cantab to AMX

Quant strategy is the fifth fund offering on asset manager platform


Jasper Capital becomes second China-based signatory to HFSB

Systematic equity manager was founded in Shenzhen in 2013


Gatemore wins DX Group campaign

UK logistics company abandons reverse merger with rival