Emerging Markets on a Bearish Path
The BRICs declined more than 5% on average in 2013, with some indicators looking less than rosy for 2014-2015.
New Hire Roundup: Atlanta Capital Group Adds Two
This week in new hires, Atlanta Capital Group welcomed David McInnis and Richart Artzi; Jennifer Mitchell joined Tiedemann Wealth Management; and Wally Head went to Gresham.
Consortium Unveils Trade Idea Forum in U.S.
NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)--U.K. hedge funds were early adopters of youDevise Ltd.'s Trade Idea Monitor system last fall, and now officials are hoping for similar interest in the United States as the online trading idea service is rolled out here this week. Trade Idea Monitor is a free service to buy-side...
Reuters Offers Fixed-Income Trading
LONDON (HedgeWorld.com)--Reuters is offering its desktop terminal customers a fixed-income trading capability, featuring access to a range of tradable instruments from a number of global dealers. The new capability will let banks extend tradable prices over the 327,000 Reuters desktop units now in use, according to the company, best known...
DrKW Introduces Certificate Linked to Hedge Fund Index
NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)-- Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, the London-based investment bank that is part of Germany's Dresdner Bank AG, will offer for the U.K. market a covered warrant based on a hedge fund index, starting Oct. 27, 2004. The underlying asset of this three-year tracker certificate is the HFRX Global Index,...
Nexstar Capital Hires Ex-Dresdner Exec as Portfolio Manager
NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)--Nexstar Capital Partners LLC hired Peter J. Carril as managing partner and portfolio manager. Mr. Carril previously was global head of emerging markets debt trading at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, according to a news release from Nexstar. He also serves as a board member for the Emerging Markets Traders...
Certificates Based on Hedge Fund Indexes to Trade on Swiss Exchange
NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)--Swiss private bank Union Bancaire Priv?e has teamed up with German-based Dresdner Bank and Hedge Fund Research Inc., Chicago, to introduce into the...
DrKW Hires Six for Hedge Fund Sales
LONDON (HedgeWorld.com)--Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein hired a number of executives as directors in the hedge fund sales department, according to a statement from the firm. Hired in...