SYZ & Co launches levered OYSTER Market Neutral Plus... [more]Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Swiss private banking group SYZ & CO launched the OYSTER Market Neutral Plus, a new sub-fund
of OYSTER, its Luxembourg UCITS SICAV. The fund will follow up on the success of the
OYSTER Market Neutral fund t
Hedge funds look to put strategies into ETFs to lure more investors... [more]From Reuters.com: More client-hungry hedge fund managers are looking to put their investment strategies to work in exchange-traded funds, a move that could exponentially expand their pool of investors but requires them to slash investment management fees.
That is a tradeoff many managers of sm
SAC seeks a new start as 'Point72'... [more]From WSJ.com: Meet the multibillion-dollar investment firm formerly known as SAC Capital Advisors LP. After much speculation on Wall Street, the new name for the former hedge-fund giant is Point72 Asset Management, a nod to the firm's longtime headquarters at 72 Cummings Point Road in Stamford, Conn
Traders borrow coaching tools from sports to beat market indexes... [more]From SFGate.com: …Coaching, which decades ago migrated from the playing field to the executive suite, has been slow to penetrate high finance. That’s beginning to change as traders and fund managers scramble for any edge they can find following five years in which many actively managed funds failed
Australasia – Australia sells record A$7 billion bonds as deficit widens... [more]From Businessweek.com: Australia sold A$7 billion ($6.3 billion) of 12-year notes in the nation’s largest bond sale on record. The sale of April 21, 2026 notes was managed by banks and exceeds the A$5.9 billion offered at the government’s last syndicated bond transaction in November. The securities