Saturday, 28 March 2015
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Jul 1 2010 | 10:33am ET
Hedge fund technology provider Syncova is going transatlantic.
The London-based firm, which offers technology solutions to hedge funds with more than US$70 billion in assets, is set to open a New York office in the fall. The firm already services U.S. hedge funds from its U.K. base.
“We’ve been building out our U.S. business at a steady pace from London, and now we’re at a point where there is sufficient growth that we can open a U.S. entity,” CEO Liam Huxley told HFMWeek.
With a U.S. base in the works, Syncova is also looking to the biggest growth area in the hedge fund industry, Asia. Huxley said the firm may establish a presence there, but did not offer a timeline.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…