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Dymon Asia's $3 bln macro hedge fund lost 10.45 pct in Jan - data

mobile.reuters.com — LONDON, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Dymon Asia's $3.1 billion macro hedge fund lost 10.45 percent in January, performance data seen by Reuters showed, a month where many peers lost heavily after a surprise rise in the Swiss franc.

Dymon Asia's $3 bln macro hedge fund lost 10.45 pct in Jan - data

reuters.com — Singapore-based Dymon, set up by Danny Yong, a former founding partner and chief investment officer of Abax Global Capital, is one of Asia's biggest home-grown hedge fund firms with about $4.5 billion worth of assets under management.

European hedge funds close at record pace as higher costs, poor returns bite

reuters.com — Four in every 10 funds which closed last year were in Europe, home to a large number of smaller funds, as the total number of closures rose to a record 370, Eurekahedge data showed, even as other regions benefited from a rise in global industry assets to a record near $3 trillion.

Britain's markets watchdog says investigating 67 fund managers

uk.reuters.com — LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's markets watchdog is investigating 67 alternative fund managers or individuals for a range of alleged offences, it said in an e-mail on Wednesday. The investigation includes areas such as financial crime, market abuse and miss-selling, the Financial Conduct Authority said. The regulator released the data up to Jan.

Exclusive: Credit Suisse to move London, Paris traders to asset management arm

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Arnd Wiegmann A national flag of Switzerland flies in front of a branch office of Swiss bank Credit Suisse in Luzern October 30, 2014. The team, currently part of the bank's Systematic Market-Making Group (SMG), will be led by the group's Paris-based co-head Pierre-Yves Morlat and manages about $750 million in internal capital, the sources said.

Exclusive - Credit Suisse plans to move London, Paris trading team to asset management arm

uk.reuters.com — LONDON (Reuters) - Credit Suisse (CSGN.VX) is preparing to move a London and Paris-based trading team out of its investment banking unit and into its asset management arm to raise external capital, sources familiar with the matter said.

Britain's markets watchdog says investigating 67 fund managers

uk.reuters.com — LONDON (Reuters) - Financial Conduct Authority is investigating 67 alternative fund managers or individuals for a range of alleged offences, it said in an e-mail on Wednesday. The investigation includes areas such as financial crime, market abuse and miss-selling, the Financial Conduct Authority said. The regulator released the data up to Jan.

Cygnus co-founder Ventosa readies utilities and energy hedge fund

reuters.com — Ventosa, who left Cygnus Asset Management in 2011 after being one of its founding partners, is setting up a firm dubbed Alvento Capital, having managed a similar fund for carbon and energy investment firm and adviser CF Partners until last year.

UPDATE 1-Cygnus co-founder Ventosa readies utilities and energy hedge fund

reuters.com — By Nishant Kumar LONDON Feb 11 (Reuters) - Hedge fund veteran Alvaro Ventosa is preparing to launch his own fund, aiming to bet on rising and falling stocks in the utilities, energy and infrastructure sectors.

UPDATE 1-Man GLG macro hedge fund lost 9 pct in Jan, to shut - sources

reuters.com — By Nishant Kumar LONDON Feb 10 (Reuters) - A macro hedge fund managed by the GLG unit of Man Group lost 9 percent in January and is closing, sources said. The performance contrasts with gains in the group's hedge funds which use computer programs to drive their investment decisions.
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