07/12/2012

U.S. insurer plans skyscraper in London's financial heartland

While many investment banks have moved to the Canary Wharf district in recent years, attracted by large trading floors and cheaper rents, insurers have been the only bright spot in an otherwise moribund lettings market in London's traditional financi

07/12/2012

Third Eye Capital - Best Credit Fund Manager

The firm originates and manages privately negotiated secured loans to predominantly Canadian small- to mid-cap companies that are unable to access credit from conventional sources.

07/12/2012

5 Tech Giants Loved By Hedge Funds

Plus, Apple's strong brand equity among consumers will keep its products popular in the market. We believe that at 11x forward earnings, the stock is still cheap and offers significant upside potential considering the future growth prospects.

07/11/2012

Pitcairn Wins MFO & CEO of the Year

Junge, who also received a FOR Industry Leadership Award in recognition of his significant contributions to the family office industry, added, "Among our highly respected industry colleagues, Pitcairn is delighted to be recognized as a leader and inn

07/10/2012

Hedge Fund Investors Are Running For The Exits

The withdrawals compare with net inflows in each of the previous five months and were the highest level of net outflows since October 2009, when clients pulled out 3.76 percent.

07/09/2012

Chicago Board of Trade seat sales hot despite chill on floor

Hedge funds and trading firms from as far away as Taiwan fueled the most active month of membership trading in more than a year last month, angling to get a seat on the CME Group's signature platform to profit from drought-driven volatility in grain

07/04/2012

Insight: As banks deepen commodity deals, Volcker test likely

In joining private equity firm Carlyle Group to help rescue Sunoco Inc's Philadelphia plant from likely closure, the Wall Street titan cast its multibillion-dollar physical commodity business as an essential client service, financing inventory and tr

07/02/2012

AMG completes investment in Yacktman

As part of the transaction, all of Yacktman’s senior professionals have agreed to long-term commitments with the firm. In addition, Yacktman’s two mutual funds have become part of the Managers family of funds. The terms of the transaction were

07/01/2012

Lehman Brothers offloads subsidiary

Shortly after Lehman filed for bankruptcy in 2008, Aurora and Lehman's other multi-billion dollar subsidiary bank, Woodlands Commercial Bank ("Woodlands"), were at risk of being seized and placed into receivership by the FDIC.

07/01/2012

Hedge Fund Jobs Act May Be Postponed

Comments submitted to the SEC have suggested that new rules should raise the threshold for accredited investor qualifications, require copies of advertising to be filed with the SEC, or prohibit performance claims in advertising materials