UCITs http://www.hedgeweek.com/taxonomy/term/639/all en Schroders teams with Two Sigma to launch UCITS hedge fund product http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/25/242963/schroders-teams-two-sigma-launch-ucits-hedge-fund-product <p><em><strong>Schroders is launching a UCITS hedge fund product via its GAIA platform &ndash; the Schroder GAIA Two Sigma Diversified &ndash; which will be sub-advised by Two Sigma Advisers.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/25/242963/schroders-teams-two-sigma-launch-ucits-hedge-fund-product" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Launches & Fundraising Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:42:03 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242963 at http://www.hedgeweek.com UCITS HFS Index bounces back in July http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/19/242802/ucits-hfs-index-bounces-back-july <p><em><strong>After a drawdown in June due to the market turmoil surrounding the Brexit vote, the UCITS HFS Index bounced back in July, reporting gains of 0.75 per cent.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/19/242802/ucits-hfs-index-bounces-back-july" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indexes UCITs Fri, 19 Aug 2016 06:46:05 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242802 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Nikko Asset Management adds Global Credit Fund to UCITS line-up http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/01/242184/nikko-asset-management-adds-global-credit-fund-ucits-line <p><em><strong>Nikko Asset Management is launching a Luxembourg domiciled Global Credit UCITS fund on 3 August 2016. The fund is managed by Head Portfolio Manager &ndash; Global Credit, Holger Mertens&nbsp;(pictured) and supported by its experienced Global Credit teams based in London, Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney, Auckland and New York.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/01/242184/nikko-asset-management-adds-global-credit-fund-ucits-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Launches & Fundraising Mon, 01 Aug 2016 09:56:16 +0000 mkitchen 242184 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Tages Capital launches new singles strategy UCITS alternative fund http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/27/242053/tages-capital-launches-new-singles-strategy-ucits-alternative-fund <p><em><strong>Tages Capital, in partnership with Anavon Capital, has launched the Tages International SICAV - Anavon Global Equity Long/Short UCITS Fund, the second sub-fund of Tages International Funds SICAV.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/27/242053/tages-capital-launches-new-singles-strategy-ucits-alternative-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Launches & Fundraising Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:58:52 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242053 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Aquila Capital and Alpha Centauri in alternative beta launch http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/25/241944/aquila-capital-and-alpha-centauri-alternative-beta-launch <p><em><strong>Aquila Capital is to launch an alternative beta strategy in cooperation with Alpha Centauri, bringing the Hamburg-based specialist investment boutique, which offers liquid alternative risk premia and equity factor strategies, to Aquila&#39;s Associated Manager Group platform.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/25/241944/aquila-capital-and-alpha-centauri-alternative-beta-launch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Launches & Fundraising Single Manager Hedge Funds Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:28:25 +0000 beverlychandler 241944 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Hedge fund managers see opportunities in Europe in Q2 http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/22/241888/hedge-fund-managers-see-opportunities-europe-q2 <p><em><strong>Economic uncertainty following the UK vote to leave the EU has created potential opportunities for hedge fund managers and, as a result, many more funds have launched focused on the region, according to Preqin&rsquo;s Q2 update on the hedge fund industry.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/22/241888/hedge-fund-managers-see-opportunities-europe-q2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Launches & Fundraising Macro Fri, 22 Jul 2016 07:18:03 +0000 Emily.Perryman 241888 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Fidante Partners expands UCITs platform with launch of new Perella Weinberg Partners fund http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/05/04/239140/fidante-partners-expands-ucits-platform-launch-new-perella-weinberg-partners-fund <p><strong><em>The Perella Weinberg North American Equity Long Short Fund is to launch on the Fidante Partners Liquid Strategies UCITS platform in May, subject to regulatory approval. It will be managed by Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management (Perella Weinberg).</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/05/04/239140/fidante-partners-expands-ucits-platform-launch-new-perella-weinberg-partners-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Platforms UCITs Wed, 04 May 2016 08:51:49 +0000 239140 at http://www.hedgeweek.com MPMF receives UCITS management company authorisation http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/12/17/234906/mpmf-receives-ucits-management-company-authorisation <p><strong><em>MPMF Fund Management (Ireland) Limited (MPMF), the Maples group&rsquo;s alternative investment fund manager (AIFM), has been authorised as a UCITS management company by the Central Bank of Ireland.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/12/17/234906/mpmf-receives-ucits-management-company-authorisation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Thu, 17 Dec 2015 15:08:53 +0000 234906 at http://www.hedgeweek.com In prime position to support CTA UCITS funds http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/07/14/226838/prime-position-support-cta-ucits-funds <p><em><strong>Five years ago, UCITS funds weren&#39;t exactly a prominent blip on the radar screen at&nbsp; Soci&eacute;t&eacute; G&eacute;n&eacute;rale Prime Services, but over the last two years, excluding managed accounts, they have accounted for approximately 50 per cent of all new funds onboarded by the business in Europe.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/07/14/226838/prime-position-support-cta-ucits-funds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Prime brokers UCITs Special Reports Tue, 14 Jul 2015 09:00:00 +0000 mkitchen 226838 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Strong traction in alternative UCITS platform http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/07/13/226834/strong-traction-alternative-ucits-platform <p><em><strong>Lyxor Asset Management operates the largest commingled hedge fund managed account platform (MAP), but over the last couple of years it has made inroads to build out a similar offering in the UCITS space.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/07/13/226834/strong-traction-alternative-ucits-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Special Reports Tue, 14 Jul 2015 09:00:00 +0000 mkitchen 226834 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Two unique long/short fund offerings http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/07/14/226837/two-unique-longshort-fund-offerings <p><em><strong>SYZ Asset Management, the investment funds arm of Swiss banking group SYZ, offers investors two unique long/short strategies in its OYSTER UCITS-compliant fund range. The main differentiators between the two funds are summarised in the table.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/07/14/226837/two-unique-longshort-fund-offerings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Special Reports Tue, 14 Jul 2015 09:00:00 +0000 mkitchen 226837 at http://www.hedgeweek.com OYSTER - European Corporate Bonds ranked No1 in the UK over three and ten years http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/03/04/219421/oyster-european-corporate-bonds-ranked-no1-uk-over-three-and-ten-years <p><strong><em>SYZ Asset Management&rsquo;s OYSTER - European Corporate Bonds EUR fund has been ranked best fund in the UK over three years and ten years by Lipper in the &ldquo;Bond Euro - Corporates&rdquo; category.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/03/04/219421/oyster-european-corporate-bonds-ranked-no1-uk-over-three-and-ten-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Wed, 04 Mar 2015 20:00:00 +0000 219421 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Halcyon and Guggenheim Partners launch UCITs fund http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/02/24/218677/halcyon-and-guggenheim-partners-launch-ucits-fund <p><strong><em>Halcyon Liquid Strategies UCITS Management and Guggenheim Partners (Guggenheim) have launched&nbsp;the GFS Halcyon Liquid Opportunities Fund, an opportunistic catalyst-driven UCITS fund domiciled in Ireland. &nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/02/24/218677/halcyon-and-guggenheim-partners-launch-ucits-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:00:00 +0000 218677 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Citi enable regulated offshore funds to access Stock Connect A-shares http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/01/19/216826/citi-enable-regulated-offshore-funds-access-stock-connect-shares <p><strong><em>Citi&rsquo;s depositary bank business is enabling European-registered alternative investment funds (AIF) and UCITS funds to trade A-shares through the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect scheme.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2015/01/19/216826/citi-enable-regulated-offshore-funds-access-stock-connect-shares" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:00:00 +0000 216826 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Building traction in UCITS funds space http://www.hedgeweek.com/2014/12/09/214445/building-traction-ucits-funds-space <p><em><strong>On the surface, average hedge fund performance in 2014 has been underwhelming but when one has a clear window on performance, as Lyxor Asset Management does with its commingled managed account platform, the picture becomes more nuanced.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2014/12/09/214445/building-traction-ucits-funds-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Special Reports Tue, 09 Dec 2014 10:24:48 +0000 mkitchen 214445 at http://www.hedgeweek.com