London-based Heptagon Capital (Heptagon) has successfully launched two additional sub funds for its USD3.7bn Irish UCITS Fund company, the Summit Partners Sustainable Opportunities L/S Equity Fund, and the Levin Easterly US Equity Fund.
Launches & Fundraising
Gregg Fisher, a portfolio manager and factor investing specialist, has launched Quent Capital, a New York City-based investment firm which will focus on a global small cap long/short strategy.
Arca, a digital asset investment firm that blends traditional finance with cutting edge blockchain technology, has launched the Arca US Treasury Fund, an SEC-registered closed-end fund, is available for investment.
Axiom Alternative Investments, the USD1.7 billion French investment manager, has launched its first global long/short credit fund in a UCITS format, which aims to capitalise on investment opportunities arising out of credit dislocations following the coronavirus pandemic.
Waratah Capital Advisors has launched the firm's second liquid alternative mutual fund, the Waratah Alternative ESG (AESG) Fund.
Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) has onboarded a new strategy on its alternative UCITS platform. Launched in partnership with Baltimore-based alternative investment manager Campbell & Company Investment Adviser (Campbell), U Access (IRL) Campbell Absolute Return UCITS is an absolute return fund.
INDOS Financial to provide independent depositary and anti-money laundering officer services for Lijaro Asset Management
Independent depositary and fund oversight provider INDOS Financial has announced it has been appointed to provide AIFMD depositary and anti-money laundering (AML) compliance officer services to the newly launched VI Global Equity Fund, a Cayman Islands domiciled master/feeder fund.
Indian Energy Exchange (IEX), India’s leading and premiere energy market platform has launched Indian Gas Exchange (IGX), the first nationwide online delivery-based gas trading platform.
LexShares, a specialist in commercial litigation finance, has launched LexShares Marketplace Fund II (LMFII).
Alternative asset Manager Balbec Capital (Balbec) has held the final close of InSolve Global Credit Fund IV, with total commitments of approximately USD1.2 billion, exceeding the Fund’s USD1 billion target and making it Balbec’s largest fund to date.