Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Mar 27 2013 | 8:47am ET
The Citco Group is opening an office in Malta.
“We have been asked on numerous occasions whether we can service funds domiciled in Malta,” said William Keunen, global director of Citco Fund Services, in a statement. “Now, with the implementation of the AIFM directive in July 2013, Malta will provide a viable alternative to the main European hedge fund jurisdictions, in particular because the legislation is ready and the MFSA is engaged and proactive.”
Citco Fund Services (Malta) and Citco Custody will service funds domiciled both in and outside Malta.
The Citco Group of Companies offers hedge fund administration, custody and fund trading, financial products and corporate and trust planning solutions to companies worldwide.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitich, CIO of Petty Endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
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…
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