Umbria, a DeFi protocol that uses layer two technology developed by Polygon, has launched Umbria Farm.
Launches & Fundraising
Sun Hung Kai & Co has committed capital to the ActusRayPartners European Alpha Fund which launched on 18 March 2021.
Jeremy Touboul, a former fund manager at H2O Asset Management, and Raphaël Remond, former CEO of State Street France, have launched LIOR Global Partners, a new sustainability-focused discretionary global macro hedge fund firm.
South East Asia’s first insured bitcoin fund, BCMG Genesis Bitcoin Fund-I (BGBF-I), has officially launched to address the growing global interest from institutional and corporate investors.
SA hedge fund manager Peregrine Capital partners with Prescient Fund Services for first global equity UCITS fund
Peregrine Capital (Pty) Ltd (Peregrine Capital) is to start marketing its Peregrine Capital Global Equity Fund, which launched on 18 November 2020.
Bitwise Asset Management has launched the Bitwise DeFi Crypto Index Fund.
CQS, Sir Michael Hintze’s (pictured) long-running multi-strategy credit-focused hedge fund firm, has launched a new actively-managed strategy which aims to generate higher returns across corporate sub-investment grade opportunities against a backdrop of increased volatility and unpredictable markets.
Pictet Asset Management, the investment management arm of the Geneva-headquartered wealth management giant Pictet Group, has launched a new multi-asset fund strategy which taps into opportunities across a range of emerging markets asset classes.
Falcon Investment Management and ex-JP Morgan strategist Arman Salavitabar are launching a US equity-focused long/short hedge fund on the London-based firm’s multi-manager investment platform.
Redhedge Asset Management has launched a new relative value hedge fund focusing on European investment-grade credit markets, tapping into increased demand from institutional investors.