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Former Algebris Investments COO launches Singapore-based hedge fund consultancy firm

Maria Gabriela Bianchini, the former chief operating officer at the $1.4 billion London-based alternative asset manager Algebris Investments, has established a hedge fund consultancy firm in Singapore.

Posted on: 03 May, 2011

BNY Mellon acquires Talon Asset Management

BNY Mellon has acquired the $800 million Chicago-based Talon Asset Management. However, Talon’s hedge fund and private equity businesses are not included in the deal and will be spun off.

Posted on: 02 May, 2011

Caxton Associates acquires minority interest in WAM

Caxton Associates, the $10.9 billion New York-based global macro hedge fund manager, has acquired a minority interest in quant fund Wadhwani Asset Management (WAM).

Posted on: 28 Apr, 2011
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Jefferies makes senior appointments

In the continued development of the firm’s Equities Division, Jefferies today announced the appointment of Allan Heye as a Managing Director in Portfolio Sales Trading. He is based in the firm’s London office.

Posted on: 27 Apr, 2011
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Citco opens new Shanghai office

The Fund Services Division of the Citco Group of Companies (“CFS”) is pleased to announce the official opening of its new Shanghai office.

Posted on: 26 Apr, 2011
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IMS makes senior hires

The IMS Group (IMS), a market leading provider of global regulatory compliance consulting and integrated business support to the asset management and securities industry, has further bolstered its consultancy offering with the hires of Jonathan Mo

Posted on: 21 Apr, 2011
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Principal Global Investors acquires majority stake in emerging markets hedge fund Finisterre Capital

US-based asset manager Principal Global Investors has acquired a majority stake in the $1.63 billion emerging markets hedge fund Finisterre Capital.

Posted on: 18 Apr, 2011
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ISDA elects new chairman

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) announced that its Board of Directors will elect Stephen O'Connor, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley, as the Association’s new chairman. Mr.

Posted on: 14 Apr, 2011
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NorthPoint makes senior appointments

Technology provider NorthPoint has appointed Thomas Lee, Johan Glozman and Apurva Patel as vice presidents and partners in New York.

Posted on: 31 Mar, 2011

Hong Kong and Singapore see doubling in number of billion dollar hedge funds

Hong Kong and Singapore have almost doubled their market share of billion dollar hedge funds over the last year, according to data from Hedge Fund Intelligence.

Posted on: 29 Mar, 2011

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