The Ardsley Partners US Equity UCITS Fund has launched on ML Capital’s Montlake UCITS platform.
Ardsley Partners is a long-short equity manager founded in 1987 and based out of Stamford, Connecticut.
The firm invests globally, with a focus on technology, telecom, life sciences, energy and alternative energy companies.
The company manages around USD900m in assets, and is led by founder and CEO, Philip Hempleman.
Richard Rankin, managing director of investor relations and chief operating officer at Ardsley Partners says: "We are pleased to have joined the MontLake UCITS Platform and excited with the opportunity that it provides us in the UCITS industry. The ML Capital team is experienced and it was the right move to join a top-tier UCITS platform such as MontLake. ML Capital has shown the ability to work with a wide range of funds, and we believe we have a lot to offer them in return. We look forward to many years of success working with them."
Cyril Delamare, CEO and co-founder of ML Capital says: "The Ardsley Partners US Equity UCITS Fund is a strong product from a top company with a stellar track record. There is great demand for US-domiciled long/short managers in the UCITS industry, and in Ardsley we have managed to pick up exactly that. Furthermore, their track record and reputation speak for themselves, and help to underscore the strength of this fund. We both have a clear vision for the future, and we look forward to working with the Ardsley team."