BBH’s Christine Donovan puts the record straight on her future

Securities lending industry insiders were surprised by news that industry legend Christine Donovan might be leaving Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH), where her longstanding vision of how business should be conducted has proved admirably w

Posted on: 15 Dec, 2010

Broker of choice

Merlin Securities is a six year old introducing broker that specialises in helping hedge funds find the right prime brokerage and trading services, including access to best execution irrespective of the instrument and the execution venue.

Posted on: 15 Dec, 2010

Need for Speed: Providing real-time information to algorithmic traders

Light travelling around the Earth’s equator, a house fly’s wing flap and the time taken by the human brain to recognise the emotion on a facial expression – all of these events take milliseconds to occur.

Posted on: 26 Nov, 2010

When it hits the fan: Are hedge funds prepared to deal with the AIFM?

The EU’s Alternative Investment Fund Managers (AIFM) directive was passed on November 11 by the European Parliament.

Posted on: 19 Nov, 2010
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CEO Akhshaya Bhargava on the Butterfield Fulcrum managed accounts platform

It is not hard to see why hedge fund managers are unenthusiastic about managed accounts. They make it harder to trade and easier for investors to exit, because assets are always held in the name of the managed account and not of the fund manager.

Posted on: 01 Aug, 2010


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