Thursday, 28 August 2014
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Apr 10 2009 | 8:09am ET
The Bank of New York Mellon’s prime brokerage unit has unveiled a pair of new tools for its business consulting clients.
Pershing’s prime services group now offers a start-up simulator tool and a new guidebook, A Guide to Establishing a Hedge Fund. The start-up simulator is designed to help hedge fund managers plan for their early days, especially the first 18 months of operation.
“Embarking on the launch of a new hedge fund can be a challenging and overwhelming experience,” Craig Messinger, managing director of Pershing Prime Services, said. “Through our strategic relationships with a broad array of industry experts and our companies' broad-based experience serving hedge funds, we have integrated a wide range of tools into a comprehensive practice management offering to provide hedge fund managers with actionable information, ready-to-execute solutions and hands-on business development support to help ensure that they are well positioned to grow their businesses.”
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...