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Michael Forman, FS Investments

FS Investments and EIG Global Energy Partners partner to manage USD4bn FS Energy and Power Fund

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 08:00

Alternative investment manager FS Investments is to create a joint venture with EIG Global Energy Partners (EIG), a global alternative investment firm focused on energy and energy-related infrastructure. »

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Man Group launches first onshore investment strategy in China

Mon, 11/12/2017 - 10:00

Man Group has launched its first onshore investment strategy for qualified investors in China. The new investment strategy will leverage the experience of Man AHL, Man Group’s diversified quantitative investment management business, to harness market trends across a range of liquid markets in China.  »

Bob Haber, Proficio

Proficio Capital Partners launches multi-strategy Insurance Dedicated Fund

Thu, 07/12/2017 - 10:12

Multi-family office Proficio Capital Partners, has launched a new Insurance Dedicated Fund (DF) – the Proficio Capital Strategic Opportunities IDF – a series of the SALI Multi-Series Fund, which is available on Prudential Financial and Crown Global Insurance Group platforms. »

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Triple Alpha aiming to broaden access to hedge fund-style trading algorithms

Thu, 23/11/2017 - 16:04

Triple Alpha, which is built on unique trading algorithms previously available only to hedge fund clients, is to launch an ICO and create a capital fund. »

Gregor Watson, 1Sharpe

1Sharpe Capital closes USD500m investment fund

Fri, 17/11/2017 - 09:37

Asset manager 1Sharpe Capital has completed an initial capital raise of USD500 million. The income generating strategy attracted strong support from global pension plans and foundations and will focus its investments on real estate related loans that can deliver superior risk-adjusted returns.   »

Leda Braga, Systemica

Systematica to launch new UCITS-compliant fund for UK and European investors

Mon, 13/11/2017 - 11:06

Quantitative and systematic-focused investment manager Systematica Investments has extended its portfolio offering to a broader investor base through the launch of a new UCITS fund based on the Systematica Alternative Risk Premia (SARP) strategy. »

Anthony Todd, Aspect Capital

Aspect Capital launches new investment offering

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 08:54

Aspect Capital (Aspect), a USD7.0 billion systematic investment manager, has launched the Aspect Alternative Markets Fund, a managed futures trend following strategy which invests in a range of non-traditional, and harder to access markets. »

Mark Dowding, BlueBay

BlueBay launches multi-asset income fund

Mon, 06/11/2017 - 09:53

BlueBay Asset Management (BlueBay), a specialist active manager of fixed income, has launched the BlueBay Global Income Fund in response to client demand. »

Keith Williams, Crestline

Crestline closes third Crestline Opportunity Fund

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 08:59

Crestline Investors, a credit focused institutional alternative asset manager, has closed its third Opportunity Fund (Opportunity Fund III). Opportunity Fund III, and related managed accounts, secured over USD1.34 billion in capital commitments, exceeding the fundraising objective.  »

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Glendon Capital Management raises USD2.5bn for second credit opportunities fund

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 08:46

Glendon Capital Management has successfully closed its second credit opportunities and special situations fund, Glendon Opportunities Fund II, with final commitments reaching the hard cap of USD2.5 billion. »


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