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Nils Bolmstrand, Nordea

Nordea unveils European long/short equity strategy

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 10:46

Nordea Asset Management has launched a European long/short equity strategy – the Nordea 1 - European Long/Short Equity Fund – a liquid alternative strategy designed for investors searching for yields higher than traditional fixed income products, while at the same time seeking lower volatility than long-only equity funds.  »

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Bitwise launches liquid beta funds for bitcoin and ethereum

Thu, 06/12/2018 - 10:26

Bitwise Asset Management, creator of what it says is the world's first cryptocurrency index fund, has launched two new low-cost, liquid beta funds, holding bitcoin and ether exclusively.   »

Ilfryn Carstairs, Varde Partners

Värde Partners closes first dedicated Asia credit fund

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 21:03

Alternative investment firm Värde Partners has held the final close of the Värde Asia Credit Fund with approximately USD400 million of committed capital. The fund, which exceeded its USD250 million target and closed after six months, is the firm’s first Asia-dedicated vehicle. »

Christopher Botsford, ADM

ADM Capital closes Asia Secured Lending Facility II at USD178m

Tue, 27/11/2018 - 18:55

ADM Capital, a Hong Kong and London-based private credit investment manager, has held the final close for its Asia Secured Lending Facility II, (ASLF II) with proceeds raised of USD178 million. »

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Monroe Capital closes USD1.33bn Private Credit Fund III

Tue, 27/11/2018 - 18:49

Monroe Capital (Monroe) has held the final close of its 2018 Monroe Capital Private Credit Fund III at USD1.33 billion of limited partner commitments with over 100 investors in eight countries, eclipsing the target of USD800 million.   »

Christoph Jaubert, Mediolanum

Mediolanum Asset Management launches Thematic global equity fund

Wed, 21/11/2018 - 08:00

Mediolanum International Funds Limited, the Irish management company of the Mediolanum Banking Group, has launched a new Thematic global equities fund – Mediolanum Innovative Thematic Opportunities - as part of its Best Brands umbrella fund offering. »

Cyril Delamare, ML Capital

Cooper Creek launches North America Long Short Equity UCITS Fund on MontLake UCITS Platform ICAV

Tue, 20/11/2018 - 09:29

Cooper Creek Partners (Cooper Creek) has launched its North America Long Short Equity UCITS Fund on ML Capital’s MontLake UCITS Platform. »

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Swiss crypto asset manager to launch fully-regulated tokenised fund

Thu, 15/11/2018 - 09:45

SwissOne Capital, an asset management company specialising in crypto, is to launch what it says is the market’s first tokenised and fully-regulated index fund.   »

Cyril Delamare, ML Capital

Tosca UCITS Fund launches on the MontLake UCITS Platform ICAV

Tue, 06/11/2018 - 18:48

The Tosca UCITS Fund, a global long/short equity fund from Toscafund Asset management, has launched on the MontLake UCITS Platform. »

Michael Vranos, Ellington

Trium UCITS to launch long/short credit strategy in partnership with Ellington

Tue, 06/11/2018 - 08:57

Trium Capital, the London-based independent specialist alternative asset manager, is partnering with Ellington Global Asset Management to launch The Ellington Trium Alternative Credit UCITS, a long/short credit UCITS fund. »


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