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Deutsche Bank to provide third-party securities lending services for MOSERS

Deutsche Bank today announced that it has won a mandate to provide third-party securities lending services for MOSERS, a major US public retirement fund.

Posted on: 20 Jan, 2011

Man enjoys increase in assets in December following GLG acquisition

Man Group posted a significant increase in assets under management (AUM) following its high profile acquisition of GLG in May 2010.

Posted on: 20 Jan, 2011
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Equity markets should recover in 2011, according to Dalton Strategic Partnership

Equity markets look set to enjoy a far brighter 2011 than many naysayers would have us believe, according to Andrew Dalton (pictured), CIO and managing partner of asset manager Dalton Strategic Partnership.

Posted on: 19 Jan, 2011
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Hedge funds en route to crossing their asset peak of $1.93 trillion

Hedge funds finished 2010 on a high with the largest quarterly increase in assets in history, according to data from Hedge Fund Research.

Posted on: 19 Jan, 2011
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Investor confidence growing but transparency and risk management still key

Institutional investors are bolstering their commitment to hedge funds but expect greater transparency and solid risk management infrastructure from managers, according to an annual global study by fund administrator SEI and research specialists G

Posted on: 18 Jan, 2011

Hedge funds express optimism about 2011 - says Barclays Capital

The majority of hedge funds are increasingly optimistic about the industry’s growth prospects in 2011, according to surveys held at Barclays Capital’s inaugural Hedge Fund Symposium in New York.

Posted on: 14 Jan, 2011
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Hedge funds recover in December, according to Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index

Hedge funds bounced back after muted performances in November as the Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index rose an estimated 3.01% last month.

The industry is expected to finish up 11.07% for 2010.

Posted on: 12 Jan, 2011
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Henderson Group announces acquisition of Gartmore for £335.3 million

Investment manager Henderson Group is to acquire Gartmore for £335.3 million ($524 million) in stock.

Posted on: 12 Jan, 2011

Morgan Stanley to spin off quant prop trading desk by 2012

Morgan Stanley has reached an agreement with members of its quantitative prop trading group Process Driven Trading (PDT) to spin it off as an independent hedge fund by the end of 2012.

Posted on: 11 Jan, 2011

PineBridge Investments launches Ucits III merger arbitrage fund

Asset manager PineBridge Investments has launched a Ucits III product, the PineBridge Merger Arbitrage Fund.

Posted on: 11 Jan, 2011

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