Investment firm GAM has expanded its quant offering by completing its acquisition of Cambridge-based systematic investment manager Cantab Capital Partners. Cantab will form the cornerstone of GAM’s newly created Systematic platform, with two new Ucits funds set to be launched as GAM Systematic funds. Cantab’s team of over 30 scientists, led by its founder Ewan […]
Zurich headquartered GAM has announced the acquisition of Cantab Capital Partners (Cantab), a multi-strategy systematic manager based in Cambridge with $4bn (€3.6bn) in assets under management for institutional clients. Established in 2006, Cantab runs two funds, the CCP Quantitative Programme and the CCP Core Macro Programme, seeking to deliver risk-adjusted returns that have low correlation […]
Cantab Capital Partners LLP has appointed UK AIFMD depositary Indos Financial to provide depositary services to its CCP Quantitative Fund and CCP Core Macro Fund hedge funds. Indos Financial said the appointment marked the third depositary switch to itself in the past six months from three different depositaries, of which two represent funds with assets […]
Cantab Capital Partners, a systematic global macro manager based in Cambridge, UK, has announced that Matthew Killeya (senior scientist) and Genia Diamond (head of Business Development), have been named partners in the firm.
The number of funds launching has climbed in recent weeks, including those in the areas of systematic investing, small cap, US equity, and China.
Following the recent closure of Matrix Ucits fund platform, the assets of the Matrix Lazard Opportunities Fund have been merged into the newly created Ireland-domiciled Lazard Opportunities Fund.
Despite staging a comeback in many portfolios, as low yields elsewhere fuel the need for returns, hedge funds still face demands for trust, transparency and track records.
Matrix Group has added a fourth fund to its platform, Matrix Ucits Funds.