The offshore fund, which is a sub-fund of the firm’s global sicav, has a ‘go anywhere’ strategy, allowing Bezalel to invest across the debt spectrum in any country and without being restricted by ratings.
Whether the recent shift in Treasury yields reflects a short-term event or the beginning of a real reversal, Mr. Popp suggests that the time may be right for investors to evaluate how an eventual rise in interest rates may impact their portfolios.
GlobeOp Financial Services will launch an independent, asset-weighted hedge fund performance index on May 15, 2012.
Risk targeted funds can help financial advisers avoid portfolio drift, one of the significant concerns highlighted in the FSA’s recent paper on assessing investment suitability, says Skandia Investment Group.
‘The new Economy Minister has already announced intentions to continue the privatization of the four state companies Transgaz, Romgaz, Hidroelectrica, Nuclearelectrica and of Tarom.
"The requests for repayment exceeded liquidity by a very significant margin," Barbara Knoflach, manager of the 6 billion euro ($7.9 billion) fund, told Reuters on Monday.
The German and Dutch members of the PricewaterhouseCoopers network of consulting and auditing firms plan to merge to compete for auditing contracts with KPMG, Ernst & Young and Deloitte, the head of PwC Germany told WirtschaftsWoche magazine.
One of Wall Street's best-known hedge fund managers is in talks to buy a stake in Metro Bank, Britain's first new high street lender in more than a century, I have learned.
Of this, more than 70 per cent went to fixed-income funds, while equity funds, by contrast, had net redemptions for March and only slightly positive inflows for the quarter.