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IMS launches service to help funds comply with Dodd Frank

The IMS Group (IMS), a consultancy firm, have unveiled a service to help non-US based hedge funds meet the requirements of the Dodd Frank Act.

Posted on: 10 Aug, 2011

HFSB proposes amendments to existing standards

The Hedge Fund Standards Board (HFSB), an industry organisation designed to promote best practice, is proposing changes to its standards in order to make itself “more relevant internationally”.

Posted on: 02 Aug, 2011

Goldman Sachs launches Ucits fund platform for third party managers

Goldman Sachs has unveiled a Ucits fund platform for third party managers.

It will be structured as a Luxembourg SICAV with a series of different sub-funds each managed by fund managers independent of Goldman Sachs.

Posted on: 28 Jul, 2011

State Street and InfraHedge Form Strategic Alliance to Offer Enhanced Capabilities to Institutional Investors in Hedge Funds

State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT), one of the world’s leading providers of financial services to institutional investors, and InfraHedge, a UK-based company providing an independent governance and risk management infrastructure for institutiona

Posted on: 28 Jul, 2011
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BNP Paribas unveils global prime brokerage platform

BNP Paribas has launched a global prime brokerage platform.

The business will enable the bank to clear and custody assets in nearly every market as well as offer margin financing in 31 markets and 13 currencies.

Posted on: 27 Jul, 2011

Fund distributors unveil new industry body

A new industry body to bolster relationships and promote understanding between fund distribution platforms has been unveiled.

Posted on: 26 Jul, 2011

Spectrum Global Fund Admin became AlphaMetrix

AlphaMetrix today announced the acquisition of Spectrum Global Fund Administration, creating the world’s largest independent full-service hedge fund platform, with approximately $20 billion in client assets and more than 100 managers.

Posted on: 23 Jul, 2011
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Apex Fund Services acquires Australian fund administration business

Apex Fund Services, one of the world's largest independent fund administration companies, announces the opening of its first office in Australia.

Posted on: 22 Jul, 2011
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UBS Global Asset Management launches Asia Pacific Fund Services

UBS Global Asset Management today announced the launch of its Asia Pacific Fund Services business, providing on-the-ground capabilities in the region.

Posted on: 20 Jul, 2011
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UBS unveils Asia-Pacific fund services business

UBS Global Asset Management has launched its Asia-Pacific Fund Services business.

Posted on: 20 Jul, 2011

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