Thursday, 26 March 2015
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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.”
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…