Tuesday, 30 September 2014
Last updated 29 min ago
May 13 2008 | 12:48pm ET
The Bank of New York Mellon is making waves in the fund of hedge funds universe with its latest acquisition.
The firm, which boasts more than $200 billion in hedge fund assets under administration, has acquired the fund of hedge funds administrative services business of LAMP Technologies, a Dallas-based alternative investment administrator, for an undisclosed amount.
Formed in 1997, LAMP Technologies specializes in servicing alternative investment vehicles.
“By becoming part of The Bank of New York Mellon, clients will now have a single, comprehensive source for their complex and evolving investment servicing needs,” said Aladin Abughazaleh, CEO of LAMP. “Fund of hedge funds managers will greatly benefit from the extensive range of services they’ll be able to access on an integrated basis, including a market-leading web-based reporting tool for fund assets which will provide the level of transparency that our clients need.”
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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