IMS rebrands itself as Cordium


The IMS Group, the regulatory compliance consultancy, has rebranded itself as Cordium.

Posted on: 20 May, 2013
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Hedge fund liquidations at three year high, according to HFR data

Hedge fund liquidations reached a three year high in 2012, according to data from Hedge Fund Research.

Posted on: 14 Mar, 2013
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BNY Mellon unveils CSD

BNY Mellon is to a launch an issuer central securities depositary (CSD) in a move which has been widely anticipated by market participants.

Posted on: 07 Jan, 2013
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ESMA policy opinion on Ucits could prompt further clampdown

ESMA has issued a policy opinion which could prevent Ucits funds investing into hedge funds in what might herald a clampdown on Ucits investing in esoteric or illiquid products.

Posted on: 03 Dec, 2012

Bloomberg Start-up Hedge Fund Conference London 2012: Key Points

Bloomberg Hedge Fund Start-up Conference 2012


$2.19 trillion      -      Total capital invested in global hedge fund industry (Hedge Fund Research)

Posted on: 29 Nov, 2012

ALFI Luxembourg 2012: A Summary

Here are some of the key points from ALFI, which took place in Luxembourg between November 20 and 21.

Posted on: 22 Nov, 2012

Hedge fund compensation rises, according to Glocap report

Hedge fund compensation increased in 2012 despite the challenging market environment, according to the Glocap 2013 Hedge Fund Compensation Report.

Posted on: 08 Nov, 2012
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Caution advised on China's hedge fund liberalisation

The liberalisation of China’s hedge fund market should be met with caution by managers, experts have advised.

Posted on: 07 Nov, 2012

AMF wants MiFID to recognise issues with complex Ucits, say sources

Sources close to the Autorité des marches financiers (AMF), the French regulator, have said they would like to see Brussels recognise in MiFID that some Ucits are complex and cannot be sold on execution only.

Posted on: 29 Oct, 2012

Investment consultants will launch funds of funds in time, Towers Watson says

It is highly probable some investment consultants will eventually launch funds of funds vehicles, Towers Watson has said.

Posted on: 25 Oct, 2012
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