Tyr Capital Partners, the team behind crypto arbitrage hedge fund, Tyr Capital Arbitrage SP, is setting up an actively managed long-only fund to launch next year, following increasing demand from investors.
Launches & Fundraising
Fifty per cent of investors believe that government bonds have currently lost their function as a counterbalance to stocks and as a safe haven, according to a survey by investment company Tungsten Capital.
New hedge fund launches hit highest level in three years, as managers seize on growing opportunities
The number of new hedge funds being launched has reached its highest level in three years, as managers look to capitalise on the nascent economic recovery, idiosyncratic and volatility-based opportunities, and a shifting macro environment.
Umbria, a DeFi protocol that uses layer two technology developed by Polygon, has launched Umbria Farm.
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.