Arisaig Partners, the USD3.8 billion ultra long-term public equities investment boutique, has unveiled a new impact strategy, the Arisaig Next Generation Fund, which targets listed businesses in emerging and frontier markets that are generating positive social and environmental impacts for the world’s major underserved populations.
Launches & Fundraising
Somerset Capital Management, a global emerging markets specialist investment manager, has launched a new strategy which aims to capitalise on the growth potential among small and medium-sized ESG-friendly companies in emerging market countries.
Project One, a 'next generation' AI-powered hedge fund has set it sights on generating returns similar to Renaissance Terchnologies' fabled Medallion fund, the granddaddy of quant funds.
Litigation specialist and consulting firm Pravatio Capital has launched the Pravati Investment Fund V (Fund V) with USD200 million in capital commitments.
Alternative credit specialist CIFC has launched a long/short high yield UCITS fund managed by industry veteran Jason Horowitz, who has been running similar strategies successfully for over 10 years.
Pictet Asset Management, the investment management arm of the Geneva-headquartered wealth management giant Pictet Group, has unveiled a new market neutral global equity hedge fund which trades liquid US and European stocks, with a low correlation to broader equity markets.
Prime Capital AG, an independent asset manager and financial services provider that manages EUR17.2bn across multiple funds, has launched the Liquid Alternative Credit Fund.
R G Niederhoffer Capital Management, the New York-based quantitative trading advisor that employs a short-term contrarian investment strategy, has launched an alternative UCITS version of its flagship fund on Kepler Partners’ KLS UCITS platform. Kepler Liquid Strategies was established in 2016 and now has seven sub-funds with a combined AUM north of USD900 million.
BACCI Investment Solutions launches Global Equity UCITS fund on Prescient Global Funds ICAV platform
BACCI Investment Solutions, a discretionary financial services provider based in South Africa, has launched its inaugural Irish UCITS fund, the BACCI Global Equity Fund, on the Prescient Global Funds ICAV platform.
Multi-asset fund manager Fulcrum seizes on “fertile” market environment with two new hedge fund launches
Fulcrum Asset Management, the USD4.4 billion London-based multi-asset manager, is preparing to launch two new hedge fund strategies – an equity diversifier fund and a market neutral offering.