Nicolas Faller, UBP

Union Bancaire Privée onboards new credit long/short strategy to alternative UCITS platform

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 10:22

Union Bancaire Privée, UBP SA (UBP) is launching a new strategy on its alternative UCITS platform. Launched in partnership with New York-based alternative investment manager Global Credit Advisers (GCA), U Access (IRL) GCA Credit Long/Short UCITS is a credit long/short fund. »

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Spring Valley Asset Management launches Diversified Alpha Portfolio

Wed, 13/03/2019 - 10:55

Spring Valley Asset Management (SVAM) has launched the SVAM Diversified Alpha Portfolio, a multi-dimensional, systematic trading system which applies creative modelling techniques to a rich set of fundamental and technical features across short, medium, and long-term horizons (from one day to three months) that aim to capture both direction and divergence across liquid global futures markets. »

Duane Green, Franklin Templeton

Franklin Templeton launches alternatives fund for Canadian investors

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 08:01

Franklin Templeton Investments Canada has launched the Franklin K2 Alternatives Fund to provide investors with access to alternatives investments in a mutual fund format. »

Tim McCourt, CME

CME Group launches Micro E-mini Futures

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 07:49

CME Group is aiming to make equity index futures trading more accessible to active traders through the launch of Micro E-mini futures on the S&P 500, Nasdaq-100, Russell 2000 and Dow Jones Industrial Average indexes. »

Anthony Todd, Aspect Capital

Aspect Capital announces new Cayman-domiciled fund

Fri, 08/03/2019 - 09:11

Aspect Capital (Aspect), a USD6.9 billion systematic investment manager, has launched a new Cayman-domiciled fund that will provide investors with access to the Aspect Systematic Global Macro Programme. »

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Trium Capital launches dynamic Chesapeake Global Equity Fund

Thu, 07/03/2019 - 09:00

Trium Capital, a London-based alternative investment specialist, has partnered with New York based Chesapeake Asset Management (CAM) to offer a global equity fund – The Trium Chesapeake Global Equity UCITS Fund – which launched last month. »

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CPR AM expands fixed income range with CPR Invest - Smart Beta Credit ESG Fund

Mon, 04/03/2019 - 15:19

CPR AM has expanded its fixed income range with the launch of CPR Invest - Smart Beta Credit ESG Fund, an open-ended fund incorporated in Luxembourg that aims to achieve a return comparable to the euro-denominated investment grade credit market, with a lower risk over the long term. »

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Pangea Blockchain Fund closes USD22m seed round

Thu, 28/02/2019 - 10:50

Pangea Blockchain Fund has held the close of its seed round and debuted its inaugural International fund focussed on transformative blockchain solutions. »

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Mackenzie Investments offers three new alternative funds

Wed, 27/02/2019 - 10:57

Mackenzie Investments has launched three new liquid alternative funds designed to manage the negative impact of market volatility and improve portfolio stability.   »

David Benamou, Axiom

Axiom AI launches Axiom Credit Opportunity Fund

Tue, 26/02/2019 - 10:32

Axiom Alternative Investments, a French asset manager with USD1.3 billion assets under management and offices in London and Paris, has launched the Axiom Credit Opportunity Fund – a market neutral credit derivatives strategy fund, targeting double digit net returns. »


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