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James Bermingham, Ogier

Luxembourg: Hub of European fund industry

Mon, 04/12/2017 - 09:16

The days of thinking about single jurisdictions are long gone. When structuring a large private equity fund, for example, it is likely going to contain international investors (the US, Europe, Asia) and is, in effect, a commercial deal between all interested parties to draw down the money. The reality is, different investors have different preferences.  »

Leda Braga, Systemica

Systematica to launch new UCITS-compliant fund for UK and European investors

Mon, 13/11/2017 - 11:06

Quantitative and systematic-focused investment manager Systematica Investments has extended its portfolio offering to a broader investor base through the launch of a new UCITS fund based on the Systematica Alternative Risk Premia (SARP) strategy. »

Jason White, Artisan Partners

Artisan Partners launches Global Discovery Strategy and UCITS Fund

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 10:04

Artisan Partners has launched the Artisan Global Discovery Strategy, which is available on a separate account basis and via the Artisan Global Discovery Fund, an Irish-domiciled UCITS fund. »

Jamie Kermisch, Tages

Tages Capital launches fourth single-strategy UCITS alternative fund

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 09:43

Tages Capital (Tages) in partnership with Chicago & Bellevue based Rotella Capital Management (Rotella), has launched the Tages International Funds SICAV – Tages Rotella UCITS Fund. »

Mike Delano, PwC

Luxembourg has the tools to support global distribution ambitions

Wed, 21/06/2017 - 18:19

Luxembourg is one of the world's leading onshore domiciles where, over the last 30 years, it has become the default option for managers wishing to establish UCITS funds. It is, by size, the world's second largest fund centre after the US, and, from a funds expertise perspective, offers managers everything they need; not just for UCITS funds but also unregulated or regulated alternative fund structures under AIFMD.  »

Neuberger Berman launches put writing strategies

Tue, 30/05/2017 - 14:28

Neuberger Berman has broadened its suite of alternative investment solutions with the launch of two UCITS funds employing collateralised index put writing strategies. »

Conquest STAR UCITS Fund launches on MontLake UCITS Platform

Thu, 18/05/2017 - 14:18

Conquest Capital’s Conquest STAR UCITS Fund, a systematic absolute return trading strategy, has launched on ML Capital’s MontLake UCITS Platform. »

Chiron launches UCITS fund with UBS

Tue, 16/05/2017 - 10:57

Chiron Investment Management, a boutique, multi-asset investment management firm, has launched a new UCITS fund, the Chiron Global Opportunities Fund. »

Alternative UCITS see EUR15bn asset inflows in April

Fri, 12/05/2017 - 13:41

April 2017 was an exceptional month for the alternative UCITS market in terms of capital inflow, according to the latest LuxHedge Alternative UCITS Overview report. »

Revel Wood, FundRock

CRUX appoints FundRock as ManCo for UCITS fund

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 10:27

FundRock Management Company has been selected by CRUX Asset Management to provide management company services to its new UCITS fund, the CRUX Global Fund. »


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