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Seeding essential going forward as barriers for hedge fund entry rise, says Citi Prime Finance exec

Seeding is to become increasingly instrumental as the barriers to entry for hedge funds become ever higher, the US head of business advisory services at Citi Prime Finance, has said.

Posted on: 17 May, 2012

GlobeOp shareholders okay SS&C bid

SS&C Technology’s takeover bid of fund administrator GlobeOp has been accepted by 76.8% of GlobeOp’s shareholders.

Posted on: 15 May, 2012

Fund admin mergers and closures to continue, warns HedgeServ

Fund administrators, regardless of size, are going to continue to merge, while smaller outfits will shut their doors completely as the hedge fund industry becomes increasingly institutional, experts at HedgeServ, an administrator with $135 billion

Posted on: 04 May, 2012

GAIM Ops Cayman 2012: The Highlights

To say that GAIM Ops Cayman offered little drama would be an understatement.

Posted on: 30 Apr, 2012

Wells Fargo to acquire Merlin

Wells Fargo Securities is to acquire Merlin, a mid-sized prime broker, for an undisclosed price, as the San Francisco-based bank makes its first foray into PB.

Posted on: 27 Apr, 2012

OVS bolsters investment team

OVS Capital, the European equity focused event driven hedge fund, has made two new hires to its investment team.

Posted on: 18 Apr, 2012
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Towers Watson makes operational hires

Towers Watson has bolstered its operational due diligence team as the firm continues to attract ever more institutional clients.

Posted on: 16 Apr, 2012

Biggest hedge funds continue to expand, reveals Hedge Fund Intelligence report

The 340 hedge funds managing north of $1 billion continued to grow and now collectively hold 86% of the industry’s $2 trillion total Assets under Management (AuM), according to data providers Hedge Fund Intelligence.

Posted on: 16 Apr, 2012

Consolidation in alternatives inevitable in 2012, says Deutsche Bank's head of cap intro

Consolidation among hedge funds and funds of hedge funds (FoHFs) will continue throughout 2012, according to the global head of cap intro at Deutsche Bank.

Posted on: 28 Mar, 2012


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