Features

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  • September 2010

    Sixtina launches revamped platform

    September 23, 2010

    Sixtina initially launched in 2006 as a managed account platform and by the following year it had more than 25 managed funds with $700 million assets under management.

  • AIMA keeps close watch on UCITS explosion

    September 21, 2010

    Investors will decide for themselves how they want their funds wrapped or structured says Andrew Baker chief executive of the Alternative Investment Management Association, when asked about the development of Newcits funds.

  • Are retail investors ready for hedge fund UCITS?

    September 21, 2010

    UCITS hedge funds appear to be a solution for deep retail investors who need absolute returns. But are these savers ready for a product that is aimed at high-net-worth and institutional investors?

  • IMA overhauls sector definitions to become UCITS hedge fund friendly

    September 21, 2010

    The UK’s Investment Management Association is overhauling its sector definitions in response to the growing popularity of UCITS hedge funds.

  • Merchant Capital 'aggressively' builds distribution for its UCITS platform

    September 21, 2010

    Merchant Capital UCITS III Platform is “aggressively building” its distribution partnerships following the launch of two funds that have been placed under its umbrella.

  • Merrill platform attracts interest from US managers

    September 21, 2010

    Business plan is to launch up to 25 best of breed funds – keeping numbers on the platform under control so as not to compromise on quality

  • ML signs up Pegasus for new Irish platform

    September 21, 2010

    Montlake UCITS Platform aims to get $2 billion assets under management on its platform over the next two years.

  • UCITS hedge funds: boom time?

    September 21, 2010

    In 2007, before the sub-prime mortgage market in the US triggered the global financial crisis, the world-wide recession and financial indices and interest rates around the world dropped to historical lows, there were very few hedge fund managers offering their funds wrapped up in UCITS.