Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Feb 1 2008 | 11:20am ET
Deutsche Bank yesterday said it acquired HedgeWorks, a hedge fund administrator with more than $10 billion in assets under administration. The move is aimed at bolstering Deutsche's existing alternative asset administration business.
HedgeWorks, based in Carlsbad, Calif., provides independent administrative services to over 100 hedge funds, including both single-manager funds and fund of hedge funds.
"HedgeWorks is a strong fit with our business,” said F. Jim Della Sala, head of structured finance services at Deutsche Bank. “It complements our core strengths of providing high-quality third-party administrative services to the financial community, and the acquisition enables us to further strengthen our service offering to the hedge fund industry, where Deutsche Bank already has strong relationships.”
Deutsche Bank currently offers administrative services to alternative asset managers from its offices in the Cayman Islands, Delaware, the Channel Islands, Ireland, Luxembourg and Mauritius.
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 McKitish of Peddie School's 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…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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