ZCM has acquired MAR databases

Zurich Capital Markets (ZCM) has acquired the MAR hedge fund databases.

MAR's range of managed futures and hedge fund benchmark products will be immediately re-branded under the Zurich name. Under a service agreement with ZCM, MAR will continue to operate the databases for the next 12 months and have access in order to maintain its newsletter, directory and conference business.

Garry Crowder, managing director of ZCM, said: "Rarely does a great library come on the market, and when it does, y