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Hedge Funds

British uni fund takes ESG lead, but mulls hedge fund application

Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:”Times New Roman”; mso-ansi-language:#0400; mso-fareast-language:#0400; mso-bidi-language:#0400;} The £23 billion ($46.7 billion) Universities Superannuation Scheme is the UK’s second largest pension fund and a signatory to the UN’s Principles […]
Administration

Sharing of ‘commoditised’ tasks the key to managed fund STP

The flood of 16,000 faxes per day that continue to flow between wraps, custodians and funds mangers will only abate when industry leaders decide what tasks in managed fund transactions have become commoditised, and agree to centralise them. This is similar to what Australia’s banks decided years ago on cheque clearing, according to Ausmaq chief […]
Administration

Sharing of ‘commoditised’ tasks the key to managed fund STP

The flood of 16,000 faxes per day that continue to flow between wraps, custodians and funds mangers will only abate when industry leaders decide what tasks in managed fund transactions have become commoditised, and agree to centralise them. This is similar to what Australia’s banks decided years ago on cheque clearing, according to Ausmaq chief […]
Investment Strategy

Private equity NAVs to fall further, but 80

Private equity fund valuations should fall by almost one fifth by the end of the first quarter, and could fall another 12 per cent in the second, according to research from alternatives boutique Barwon Investment Partners. While major indexes worldwide fell by roughly 40 per cent in 2008, the reporting lags inherent in valuing the […]
Investment Strategy

Private equity NAVs to fall further, but 80

Private equity fund valuations should fall by almost one fifth by the end of the first quarter, and could fall another 12 per cent in the second, according to research from alternatives boutique Barwon Investment Partners. While major indexes worldwide fell by roughly 40 per cent in 2008, the reporting lags inherent in valuing the […]
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