36 South launch Kohinoor Series (Cayman) Fund... [more]36 South Capital Advisors LLP announce the launch of the Kohinoor Series (Cayman) Fund on November 3rd, 2014 with initial capital from a US pension plan client of Meketa Investment Group. The new Cayman domiciled fund provides ERISA investors access to the same investment strategy employed by the ex
Hedge fund managers concerned over cyber security... [more]From Royalgazette.com: Hedge fund managers have cyber security fears and are facing increasing demand from investors for customized services. Those are among the findings of a report on the global industry by EY, entitled “Shifting Strategies: Winning investor assets in a competitive landscape”.
Legal - Receiver goes after more Arthur Nadel assets... [more]From Heraldtribune.com: A 200-year-old farmhouse owned by the late Sarasota Ponzi schemer Arthur Nadel will be sold for $287,500 to raise more money for his burned investors.
A federal judge last week authorized the receiver in the Nadel case to sell the 3.6- acre property in Fairview, North C
Argentina - S&P says bond buyers won't copy Argentina holdouts... [more]From Law360.com: Argentina’s apparent defeat in an epic sovereign-debt dispute with a small group of U.S. hedge funds won’t encourage bondholders in future sovereign restructurings to litigate for full repayment instead of accepting negotiated haircuts, a ratings agency said Wednesday.
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People - Ignis COO joins BlackRock to lead Fundamental Credit in Europe... [more]From eFinancialnews.com: BlackRock has hired a former chief operating officer at Standard Life-owned Ignis Asset Management as its new chief operating officer for the European Fundamental Credit business.
Mark Long has joined BlackRock after three-and-a-half years as COO of Ignis Advisors, whe