Edinburgh-based boutique Aubrey Capital Management, which was founded in 2007 by a group of former First State managers, has launched a concentrated global emerging markets fund with an initial $50m of seed money.
Competition among exchange-traded fund providers offering exposure to Chinese shares has heated up as iShares, the world’s largest ETF provider, enters the market and Deutsche Bank’s ETF arm plans to cut its fee on a rival product.
The GIB Emerging Markets Opportunities Fund Ltd., the flagship Hedge Fund of GIB (UK), announced the appointment of Barclays Bank PLC to provide additional prime brokerage services to the Fund.
Vivendi and activist hedge fund P. Schoenfeld Asset Management have settled their dispute over Vivendi’s cash return policies, with the French media giant agreeing to pay out approximately €6.75 billion to shareholders thanks to an exceptional
A combination of buoyant equity markets and divergent monetary policies has helped push first-quarter European hedge fund returns past 4 percent, giving them their best start for three years, data from industry tracker Eurekahedge showed.
Monica Waller, co-founder of The Investment Network and the Aberdeen UK Platform Awards, has died after a short illness
BG Group boss Helge Lund could walk away from Shell's takeover deal with as much as £25 million, months after investors forced the company to scrap a controversial “golden hello” package awarded to him.