Sunday, 23 November 2014
Last updated 1 day ago
Nov 14 2006 | 10:30am ET
New York-based VanthedgePoint Group, which services small and emerging hedge funds, is expanding its range of client services by adding international equities and futures trading capabilities. It is also planning to open an office in Europe to support overseas customers and oversee the firm’s international trading operations.
“Over the past few months, we gathered feedback from both our existing clients and prospects to identify their most pressing needs,” said Geoffrey Tudisco, CEO of VanthedgePoint, which launched in the second quarter. “International equities and futures trading were among the most requested capabilities.”
The firm’s subsidiaries, VanthedgePoint Securities and VanthedgePoint Futures, will offer customers the institutional international equities and futures trading, respectively. The firm has selected Penson Worldwide as clearing firm, custodian and futures commission merchant.
Nov 4 2014 | 9:45am ET
Data management is important to every business, but for hedge funds, it is critical. FINalternatives recently asked Peter Sanchez, CEO of Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, how fund managers can deal with the demands of managing data while at the same time remain transparent and abide by operational best practices. Read more…
Reg NMS created a huge bifurcation in equity markets and while much of what has followed has been positive, in terms of lower fees and greater liquidity, many traders would like to see the market come...