INDOS becomes first fully FCA authorised depository-lite

INDOS Financial has obtained approval from the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)...

Posted on: 02 May, 2014
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Cordium and IVP launch Annex IV reporting toolkit

Cordium, the compliance consultancy, is to partner with financial services technology specialist Indus Valley Partners (IVP) in offering an Annex IV reporting service.

Posted on: 24 Apr, 2014
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GAIM Ops Cayman: Hedge funds increasingly launching hybrid PE vehicles

A growing number of hedge fund managers are launching hybrid vehicles more akin to private equity, according to panellists speaking at GAIM Ops Cayman.

Posted on: 08 Apr, 2014
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Half of hedge funds changed service provider, according to Preqin

Almost half of hedge funds have changed a service provider since inception, according to a survey of 100 managers by Preqin.

Posted on: 20 Mar, 2014
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Citi launches turnkey solution for liquid alternatives

Citi, CAIS, a third party alternatives distribution platform and Atlantic Fund Services, a fund administrator, have joined forces to create ALTX Trust, the first series trust designed to provide a turnkey solution for hedge funds seeking to launch

Posted on: 10 Feb, 2014
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INDOS receives FCA authorisation to serve as depo-lite

INDOS Financial has received authorisation from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to provide depository-lite services to non-EU hedge funds under the soon-to-be-implemented Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD).

Posted on: 10 Jan, 2014
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BNY Mellon launches AIFMD reporting toolkit

BNY Mellon has launched a toolkit to help managers identify, aggregate and manage their regulatory reporting requirements as mandated under the EU’s Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD).

Posted on: 10 Dec, 2013
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Survey points to lack of investor interest in start-ups

A number of institutional investors acknowledged they have not invested in start-up or emerging hedge funds despite stating they would consider allocating into such firms.

Posted on: 05 Dec, 2013
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Centaur launches depo-lite

Centaur, a Dublin-based independent fund administrator, has launched a depository-lite for managers of non-EU funds hoping to take advantage of national private placement regimes under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD).

Posted on: 02 Dec, 2013
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Bloomberg Hedge Fund Start-Up Conference 2013: Key Points

Hedge fund managers of the pre-crisis mould typically needed little more than a Bloomberg terminal and a rudimentary office to attract the attention of investors.

Posted on: 29 Nov, 2013
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