Amsterdam, Netherlands based IMQ, which specialises in early stage investments in alternative managers, has put $33m in Hong Kong based True Partner Fund, an Asian volatility arbitrage expert.
Dutch alternative investor IMQubator and Australian hedge fund seeder Scout Global Funds are to co-seed the Romanesco Capital Management Persistence Fund, a systematic trading strategy.
Some of Europe’s largest investors are showing increased interest in hedge fund managers in Asia, and advisers based out in the region are emphasising the industry has changed significantly since the crisis.
Jeroen Tielman, CEO and founder of multi-strategy hedge fund incubation platform IMQubator, sees advantages from nimbler, younger and smaller managers in the ‘New Normal’ world of investing.
Jeroen Tielman,founder of the IMQubator hedge fund seeding platform and Patric de Gentile-Williams, COO of hedge fund seeding business FRM Capital Advisors, have discussed the outlook for their sector.
Roodhals Capital’s Branta Solutions fund will launch a dollar class in April, to accommodate American investors interested in sustainable investments.
Several French asset management companies, including the long-awaited Verrazano Capital, have become the newest members of France’s Association Francaise de la Gestion Financiere (AFG).
A group of small but ambitious French merger arbitrage managers bucked the trend for negative performance in 2011 and are planning a repeat performance for 2012.
Deutsche Bank and Financial Risk Management are launching a hedge fund seeding managed account platform.
Jeroen Tielman’s Dutch seeding fund IMQubator seeks entrepreneurial funds willing to embrace innovative corporate governance structures as well the fund’s base in Amsterdam.