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    Clearstream buys Citco's Irish hedge fund business

    Clearstream has closed a long-awaited deal to acquire the hedge fund custody business, based in Cork, Ireland, of administration firm Citco Global Securities Services.

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    UBS and Morningstar offer Solvency II service for funds

    A unit of UBS is collaborating with research firm Morningstar to help asset managers calculate solvency capital requirements (SCRs) under the Solvency II regime at the fund level.

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    State Street Global Advisors expands European business

    State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) has hired three new people to its European institutional business.

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    Chris Edge leaves JP Morgan after 20 years for All Funds

    All Funds Bank, the fund distribution platform from Spain that is expanding internationally, has hired Chris Edge from JP Morgan to head its Luxembourg business.

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    Money flows back into hedge funds

    Hedge funds attracted $55 billion (€40 billion) of net new money in the first quarter of the year, more than in any quarter since 2007.

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