UCITs http://www.hedgeweek.com/taxonomy/term/639/all en Alternative UCITS assets up 26 per cent annually since 2008, says Deutsche Bank http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/17/244770/alternative-ucits-assets-26-cent-annually-2008-says-deutsche-bank <p><em><strong>The value of assets invested in alternative UCITS funds has increased by 26 per cent annually since the financial crisis of 2008, according to Deutsche Bank Global Prime Finance&rsquo;s 2016 Alternative UCITS Survey.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/10/17/244770/alternative-ucits-assets-26-cent-annually-2008-says-deutsche-bank" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds UCITs Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:33:43 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244770 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Lyxor and Kingdon launch Global Long/Short Equity Fund http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/16/243697/lyxor-and-kingdon-launch-global-longshort-equity-fund <p><em><strong>Lyxor Asset Management has expanded its alternative UCITS offering by teaming up with Kingdon Capital Management to launch the Lyxor/Kingdon Global Long-Short Equity Fund.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/16/243697/lyxor-and-kingdon-launch-global-longshort-equity-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Launches & Fundraising Fri, 16 Sep 2016 06:47:31 +0000 Emily.Perryman 243697 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Fair Oaks launches CLO focused fund on Alpha UCITS platform http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/14/243591/fair-oaks-launches-clo-focused-fund-alpha-ucits-platform <p><em><strong>Fair Oaks Capital has partnered with the Alpha UCITS platform to launch the first UCITS fund focused on the global collateralised loan obligation (CLO) market.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/09/14/243591/fair-oaks-launches-clo-focused-fund-alpha-ucits-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Launches & Fundraising Wed, 14 Sep 2016 07:16:37 +0000 Emily.Perryman 243591 at http://www.hedgeweek.com 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