French manager incubator Emergence has made its first investment for its new equity compartment launched in June 2017, Emergence Actions II. Some €50m have been poured into the Via Smart Equity Europe fund, a systematic European equity strategy unveiled in March 2016 by Paris-based boutique Via AM. It forms the largest investment ever made by […]
French manager seeding Sicav Emergence has launched a European equity compartment, Emergence Actions II, with the concourse of NewAlpha Asset Management. Emergence Actions II seeks to raise around €300m towards large French and foreign institutional investors. Funds will go into a limited number of European equity strategies developed by entrepreneurial boutiques that have more than […]
Paris-based emerging manager seeder Emergence and NewAlpha Asset Management, which manages Emergence’s Performance Absolue Sicav, have selected French boutique Laffitte Capital Management into the Sicav Emergence Performance Absolue. Emergence Performance Absolue brings €20m to the Laffitte Dynamic Strategies fund launched during the fourth quarter of 2016. The fund seeks to achieve an absolute return performance through […]
French absolute return boutique Eraam has recently been awarded a €20m mandate from the French seeding fund Emergence. Assets will be invested in the Eraam Premia Ucits fund, launched in December 2015. It aims to provide investors with a liquid and diversified strategy focusing on risk premia. By adding €20m from the Sicav Emergence, the fund has more […]
French seeding fund Emergence, advised by NewAlpha Asset Management, has selected La Financière Responsable as the sixth firm to be seeded in its sub-fund dedicated to long-only European equities strategies, Emergence Actions. The deal brings €25m to the LFR Euro Développement Durable fund, the flagship Ucits-compliant strategy of La Financière Responsable focusing on SRI equities in the eurozone and managing […]
Evidence is mounting that the pace of development of the fintech industry in France is speeding up. Recent research led by consulting firm Ernst & Young (EY) reported that fintechs (financial technology firms) attracted the fifth highest level of venture capital investments by sector during the first half of 2015 in France. Total investments hit €56m through some 10 sector-related transactions, attracting interest from incubators […]
French seeding fund Emergence, advised by NewAlpha Asset Management, recently made its second move to quantitative smart beta by investing €35m in a European equities quantitatively driven fund managed by Fideas Capital. Fideas Capital is a Paris based boutique whose strategy relies on total diversification. It became the fifth manager seeded in the sub-fund of Emergence dedicated to long-only […]
France’s incubation fund Emergence and its adviser for French Sicav. NewAlpha Asset Management, have announced a strategic investment with Fideas Capital for the sub-fund of Emergence dedicated to European equities. The long-only European equity sub-fund of Emergence has invested €35m in the European equities quantitatively driven fund managed by Fideas Capital. The investment aims to boost Fideas’ […]
NewAlpha Asset Management has announced the fourth incubation partnership between the French managers-only seeding fund Emergence and Rcube Asset Management.
Diva Synergy UCITS, the event-driven strategy managed by Paris-based Bernheim, Dreyfus & Co, has received some $40m of acceleration capital from the newly-launched seeding platform Emergence, bringing its assets close to $50m.