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2014-05-19 08:22:38

GERMANTOWN, Md., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON), a leader in synthetic biology, today announced the appointment of Christopher Basta as Vice President of Investor Relations, effective immediately. Mr. Basta will report directly to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Randal J. Kirk. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130919/NY83283LOGO Mr. Basta brings more than 18 years of financial experience to Intrexon. Most recently, he was a consultant for...

2014-05-06 23:15:01

Open Source Capital, LLC a direct-to-investor internet-based issuer of participating mortgage loans to builders and developers has announced the opening of its virtual doors to accredited investors. The company was founded with one simple yet powerful mission: to help link private investors with real estate developers. Fort lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 The result was to introduce a new financial product to investors and developers: dequity (finance) securities characterized by...

2014-05-03 23:02:55

Lucena Research Closes Round A Funding to support rapid expansion. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 03, 2014 Lucena Research, Inc., an expert in big data analytics and decision support technology for investment professionals announced completion of Round A funding of $1M to support rapid expansion. Lucena, delivers predictive analytics technology through QuantDesk®, their cloud-based platform. Lucena has recently expanded its R&D and business development staff to accommodate a rapidly...

2014-05-01 08:44:38

NEW YORK, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HedgeCo Networks, LLC, (HedgeCo.Net) a preeminent service provider to the hedge fund industry and operator of the world's most trafficked database for hedge fund information (HedgeCo.Net), continues to attract global leaders in the alternative investment field. Just weeks before the launch of HedgeCoVest, its new liquid alternatives platform, HedgeCo announces a new strategic investment from GEMS Kenmar-Olympia Group, a conglomeration of three...

2014-04-23 23:07:38

Offers new solutions that benefit all fund types and asset classes New York, NY (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Maples Fund Services announces the latest developments of MaplesFS Connect, its leading portfolio accounting and reporting solution for investment managers. The secure online portal allows managers access to a full suite of reporting tools including: performance, risk, market data, accounting, cash and capital activity. MaplesFS Connect is part of Maples Fund Services' standard fund...

2014-04-23 23:07:17

Real Options Masters™ in conjunction with Investor’s Business Daily, a trusted source for financial news for investors since 1984, has opened registration for a free half-day Mastering the Market stock workshop in Atlanta, Georgia. Anyone interested in securing their future and achieving financial freedom is encouraged to attend this informative event. Cape Coral, FL (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Real Options Masters™ in conjunction with Investor’s Business Daily, a trusted source for...

2014-04-16 08:28:00

Named best large FoHF administrator by HFMWeek and largest FoHF servicer, according to eVestment survey NEW YORK and LONDON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon, a global leader in investment management and investment services, has been recognized as the best large fund of hedge funds (FoHF) administrator in HFMWeek's 2014 European Hedge Fund Services Awards. The company also was listed as top FoHF administrator by assets under administration (AUA) in the Q4 2013 eVestment Fund...

2014-04-14 23:09:17

New module brings an automated supervisory approach to personal trading oversight, monitoring, and reporting — allows private funds and investment advisers to use technology and outsource consulting expertise for an integrated solution to personal securities trading. Skokie, IL (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 National Regulatory Services (NRS), part of Accuity, today announced the release of a new module for the NRS ComplianceGuardian™ technology platform. The Personal Securities Trading...

2014-04-10 16:12:47

Your financial advisor calls you up to suggest a new investment scheme. Drawing on 20 years of data, he has set his computer to work on this question: If you had invested according to this scheme in the past, which portfolio would have been the best? His computer assembled thousands of such simulated portfolios and calculated for each one an industry-standard measure of return on risk. Out of this gargantuan calculation, your advisor has chosen the optimal portfolio. After briefly reminding...

2014-04-08 12:36:32

Survey Identifies Succession Planning as Long-Term Viability Issue Among Major Hedge Funds NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Institutional investors view activism as a successful tool used among hedge fund managers to increase returns and stimulate growth in their investments, according to a new survey conducted by Novus at the PartnerConnect / HedgeWorld East Conference in New York City, held March 25-27, 2014. "With institutional investors under increasing pressure to add value and...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.