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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.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...