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Amundi brings real and alternative assets to single platform

Pedro Antonio Arias, Amundi

Tue, 27/09/2016 - 14:06

French asset management firm Amundi is launching a single platform designed to bring its real and alternative assets under one entity and drive its aim of becoming one of the leading alternative asset managers in Europe. ...Read more


Patrick Reeve, Albion Ventures

Albion Ventures to acquire OLIM Investment Managers

Tue, 27/09/2016 - 09:54

One of the largest venture capital investors in the UK, Albion Ventures, is to acquire GBP490 million OLIM Investment Managers from Close Brothers Group.  »

Markets reassured by Fed decision

Mon, 26/09/2016 - 15:00

The weekly note from Lyxor’s Cross Asset Research team comments that markets found it reassuring that the Fed decided to stay put on the back of inflation remaining below its target.  »

Emerging market countries enjoy relatively low indebtedness

Mon, 26/09/2016 - 10:01

ETF provider Source has conducted new analysis that shows  the relatively low indebtedness of emerging market (EM) countries, with Russia and Indonesia among the ‘stars’ that have shrinking debt burdens financed domestically.  »

New agreement sees China fund sold to Russian investors

Mon, 26/09/2016 - 09:11

The largest securities broker on the Moscow exchange, BCS Global Markets, has signed a partnership agreement with Caderus Capital, the Russian-Chinese investment group, in order to further develop cross-border investments between China and Russia.  »

Amy Bensted, Preqin

Investors increase pressure on hedge funds to lower fees

Fri, 23/09/2016 - 08:39

Lower recent performance, high-profile redemptions and increased concern from investors on the issue of fees have influenced many hedge fund managers to bring their management and performance charges below the “2 and 20” industry standard. »

Bond market difficulties increasing use of bond ETFs by institutions

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 10:10

A new report from Greenwich Associates finds that the difficult trading environment in bond markets is fuelling the use of bond ETFs in institutional portfolios.  »

Eurekahedge reports CTAs see strongest interest from investors

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 15:06

The September 2016 Eurekahedge Report finds that, over August, hedge funds witnessed their fourth consecutive month of outflows with investor redemptions totalling USD23.8 billion during this period.  »

Selwood’s assets reach USD350m

Mon, 19/09/2016 - 15:17

London-based alternative manager Selwood Asset Management is marking its first anniversary since launch and has had an increase in assets to USD350 million. »

Investors take profits after summer lull

Mon, 19/09/2016 - 13:59

Lyxor’s latest Weekly note from the Cross Asset Research team reports that while over the recent days the Fed has expressed its willingness to move forward with rate hikes, recent data releases have been uninspiring in the US.  »

Beverly Chandler, AlphaQ

AlphaQ - August 2016

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 11:50

News features
John Fawcett
Alex Prindiville

Classic cars make classy investments

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:00

Bob Press

Specialist lending supports SME growth

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:03

Cover story
Mark DeNatale

Stressed and distressed opportunities

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:10

CJ Morell

Investing in new frontiers

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:13

Fraser Lundie

Preserving capital in difficult times

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:17

Gerard Joyce


Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:20

Clive Nichol

Tailor-made real estate

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:24

Savvas Savouri

Brexit: UK economy in concussion

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:28

Adam Patterson

The outlook for PE in Brazil

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:31

Robert Rountree

The Asian view

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:35

Peter Ganry

Could shorting Apple bear fruit?

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:38

Randeep Grewal

The ‘almost’ truth

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 12:43

Searching for alternative beta

Fri, 09/09/2016 - 12:01

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