Sterling Investment Services’ Hedge Fund News

Welcome to Sterling Investment Services’ Hedge Fund News page.  Sterling Investment Services provides to the visitors our web site a variety of news feeds on topics of interest.  This page is dedicated to providing news and information on hedge funds.  We hope you find this information of interest.

  • SANNE Names Murray Head Of EMEA Fund Services Saturday June 24th, 2017 12:36:22 AM Steve Lord
    Global alternative fund administration services provider SANNE has named former Orangefield executive Sean Murray as its new head of fund services for the EMEA region.  read more

  • Q&A: MackeyRMS's Chris Mackey On A High Tech Fix To Broker Votes Saturday June 24th, 2017 12:17:54 AM Steve Lord
    Chris MackeyThe looming implementation of the EU’s MiFID II rules regarding research has put a spotlight on tools that will help managers deal with a host of new requirements and sparked a wave of innovation in the research process at large. We recently caught up with MackeyRMS CEO and founder Chris ...

  • Cowen Group Hires Houlihan's Barnes for Financial Sponsor Slot Friday June 23rd, 2017 11:25:50 PM Steve Lord
    Financial services company Cowen has named former Houlihan Lokey executive David M.V. Barnes to the firm’s investment banking team as a managing director in the financial sponsor coverage group.  read more

  • Gundlach: Machines Won't Take Over Finance From Humans Friday June 23rd, 2017 11:12:49 PM Steve Lord
    Machines won’t be replacing humans in the finance industry anytime soon, according to DoubleLine Capital CEO Jeff Gundlach, in an interview with Bloomberg. read more

  • Rokos Capital Management Taps Wilson For EM Role Friday June 23rd, 2017 09:00:31 PM Steve Lord
    Chris Rokos’ macro hedge fund manager Rokos Capital Management has hired former Credit Suisse executive Robin Wilson as the $6.8 billion fund builds out staff.  read more

  • New Survey: 85% Of Asset Managers Expect MiFID II Compliance in Q4/17 Friday June 23rd, 2017 08:41:01 PM Steve Lord
    More than eight out of ten institutional asset managers will wait until the fourth quarter of 2017 to comply with MiFID II rules concerning the unbundling of research, according to a new survey by research aggregator RSRCHXchange. read more

  • Steinbrugge: Asia-Focused Hedge Funds Offer Great Opportunities Friday June 23rd, 2017 07:33:53 PM Steve Lord
    Don SteinbruggeEmerging market strategies have outperformed their developed-market peers for five consecutive months through May, according to recent data from eVestment, yet allocations to Asia-focused hedge funds remain flat to down. This will change, predicts Agecroft Partners’ Don Steinbrugge in ...

  • OpenFin Taps Ex-Goldman Sachs Tech Exec Walker For Board Role Friday June 23rd, 2017 01:23:40 AM Steve Lord
    Former Goldman Sachs co-head of technology Paul Walker has joined the board of directors of open-source fintech startup OpenFin. read more

  • Australis Partners Raises $379M For Debut Latin American Middle-Market Fund Friday June 23rd, 2017 12:54:17 AM Steve Lord
    Private equity company Australis Partners has raised $379 million in capital commitments for its inaugural Latin American middle-market private equity fund, beating its $375 million target.  read more

  • Russekoff's Smith Cove Capital Hires Ex-Perry Distressed Specialist Gulati Friday June 23rd, 2017 12:43:43 AM Steve Lord
    David Russekoff’s new Greenwich-based hedge fund Smith Cove Capital has brought former Perry Capital executive Chetan Gulati aboard as the firm begins to build out a London-based investment team. read more

  • Balter Partners With Invenomic For Long/Short Liquid Alternative Fund Friday June 23rd, 2017 12:11:47 AM Steve Lord
    The liquid alternatives affiliate of Balter Capital Management has launched a new all-capitalization long/short equity fund in partnership with Invenomic Capital Management. read more

  • Tages Capital SPA Raises €253M For Italian Solar Infrastructure Fund Thursday June 22nd, 2017 11:41:07 PM Steve Lord
    The Italian affiliate of European asset management and banking giant Tages Group has raised €253 million in capital commitments for a new renewable energy fund. read more

  • Eze Software Group Premiers MiFID II Commission Management Platform Thursday June 22nd, 2017 11:26:35 PM Steve Lord
    Investment industry technology provider Eze Software Group has debuted a new cloud-based commission management platform designed to help buy-side investment firms manage the new tracking requirements of the EU’s MiFID II regulations. read more

  • HFRU Composite Index Gains +0.30 Through Mid-June On Equity Strength Thursday June 22nd, 2017 10:35:15 PM Steve Lord
    The HFRU Hedge Fund Composite Index, which measures UCITS compliant hedge funds, is up +0.30% for the month so far, according to a flash update from Hedge Fund Research.  read more

  • eVestment: Hedge Fund Assets Rise $10.52B In May; Total Industry AUM Now $3.13T Thursday June 22nd, 2017 10:23:33 PM Steve Lord
    Investors added an estimated $10.52 billion to hedge funds during May, bringing year-to-date flows to $23.32 billion and pushing total industry AUM $3.130 trillion, according to new research from eVestment. read more


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