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Faryan Amir-Ghassemi, Epsilon

Epsilon Asset Management has opened for business having secured capital commitments for each of its three strategies in excess of USD100 million. Additionally, Epsilon has secured seed capital from William Cline (former CEO of hedge fund Clovis Capital, partner at Alcova Capital).
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Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source Hedge Week

Mike de Verteuil, Linedata

Veracen has entered into a global co-development, co-marketing and collaboration agreement with Linedata Services. The agreement coves co-development of end-to-end financial technology solutions, co-marketing, and branding globally in Europe, Asia, and the United States with global support, client customisation, wrap around services, installation, and training.
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Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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Brickendon has promoted two directors to executive level to help strengthen the firm’s management structure and drive sustainable growth.
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Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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Eric Bernstein, Broadridge

Multi-strategy hedge fund Whitebox Advisors has chosen Broadridge to provide a comprehensive, fully hosted and integrated platform of trading, portfolio management, reference data, reconciliation and data warehouse solutions for its front, middle and back-office operations.
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Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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Eton Park Capital’s former head of Asia equity investments is laying the groundwork for a new hedge fund management company.There’s no word on the name of Chen Chen’s Hong Kong firm, which would preserve his focus on stocks in Asia. Chen recently paid an initial visit to investors in the […]

Tue, Aug 15, 2017
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Status quo protected for rehypothecation of collateral in tri-party, securities lending and prime brokerage […]

Wed, Aug 09, 2017
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Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has given itself the flexibility to buy a larger stake in Anthony Scaramucci’s SkyBridge Capital than it envisioned early this year.Likewise, existing SkyBridge shareholder RON Transatlantic has the option to maintain its 9% interest in the New York fund-of-funds firm, as opposed to sticking with its […]

Tue, Aug 08, 2017
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MKP Capital has a new offering in the market.The debt-focused shop is aiming for a yearend launch of MKP Select fund, which would invest in government securities, agency mortgage bonds and corporate debt, following a relative-value approach with a global-macro view.MKP chief executive Rich Lightburn wrote in a July 20 […]

Tue, Aug 01, 2017
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A fund-management startup is touting an options-trading strategy that employs a novel method for pricing certain types of options.The New York investment firm, OQS, is an affiliate of financial-technology startup Oquant of Palo Alto, Calif., which claims to have developed a model for calculating the value and volatility of American-style […]

Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Source: SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc.