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Sparx Group Opens Hedge Fund With Soros Strategy

Bloomberg – Sparx Group Co., Asia’s biggest hedge-fund firm, will open its first global macro hedge fund to new investors as the company departs from its traditional focus on equities to return to profit. Cayman Island-based Sparx Global Markets Fund […]

Ex-UBS Bankers’ New Japan Hedge Fund Gains 14% Since July Start

Bloomberg – Akito Fund, a Japan-focused hedge fund set up by former UBS AG bankers, returned 14 percent since its July start, beating benchmarks on investments in smaller companies including Geo Corp. and Yellow Hat Ltd. Koichiro Yamaguchi and Tetsuya […]

Offshore Hedge Fund Tax Shelter on the “White List”

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.net) – The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) added the Cayman Islands to its ‘white list’ of jurisdictions that  implement international tax standards for investors such as hedge funds and other alternative investors. Jeffrey Owens, […]

Cayman Island Hedge Funds Webinar

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.net) – Cayman Island law firm Solomon Harris is today hosting its inaugural Webinar on the highly topical subject of ‘Managing Distressed Cayman Funds and lessons learned for new funds’.  "This fits in perfectly with our firm’s […]

Rival Launches RRSP Fund

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.Net) – Cayman Island based hedge fund manager Rival Capital Management Inc., announced the launch of the Rival North American RRSP Growth Fund, an RRSP eligible fund that will invest in the current Rival North American Growth […]