By Mario Acquistapace (pictured), Associate - Investment Research, Capital Generation Partners – As allocators we have, in part, a responsibility for the actions and inactions of the managers we select. When it comes to responsible investing there is certainly very little consensus on the right approach, and ultimately investors tend not share identical views of what is or is not an appropriate SRI investment policy to adopt.
GAM is realigning its systematic capabilities as part of its strategy focused on efficiency, transparency, and growth. The focus will be on GAM Systematic Alternative Risk Premia, which was already planned to move onto the new GAM SimCorp platform, and GAM Systematic Core Macro, which will now also move onto the platform.
Tyr Capital Partners, the team behind crypto arbitrage hedge fund, Tyr Capital Arbitrage SP, is setting up an actively managed long-only fund to launch next year, following increasing demand from investors.
“Substantial” market rotation will offer fresh alpha opportunities in second quarter, says K2 Advisors
Hedge funds can capitalise on a “substantial” sector and asset class rotation during the second quarter, as an uneven economic recovery, bumpy vaccine rollouts and an inflationary environment drive dispersion across industries, K2 Advisors said this week.
Funds from CANDRIAM are now available to FinecoBank customers via its investing platform.
Fifty per cent of investors believe that government bonds have currently lost their function as a counterbalance to stocks and as a safe haven, according to a survey by investment company Tungsten Capital.
New hedge fund launches hit highest level in three years, as managers seize on growing opportunities
The number of new hedge funds being launched has reached its highest level in three years, as managers look to capitalise on the nascent economic recovery, idiosyncratic and volatility-based opportunities, and a shifting macro environment.
Cineworld, a long-standing target of hedge fund short sellers, saw its share price plummet on Thursday after the group slumped to an eye-watering USD3 billion pre-tax loss last year as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Sun Hung Kai & Co has committed capital to the ActusRayPartners European Alpha Fund which launched on 18 March 2021.
“Markets are shifting”: How US hedge fund Mill Hill Capital is carving opportunities from structured credit dislocation
Founded in 2015 by David Meneret (above left), a former Macquarie senior portfolio manager and structured credit specialist of almost 20 years, New York-based credit hedge fund Mill Hill Capital believes the current market landscape offers fertile ground for its market neutral, relative value investment style.