London-based Altavista Investment Management has launched its second fund, the Altavista Capital India Long Only Fund. The fund, which is domiciled in Mauritius, invests in high-quality companies with attractive valuations which face short term market challenges. It relies on a bottom-up and fundamentals driven approach and will hold around 15 positions. “Our experience shows that over the […]
Man GLG has launched the Man GLG Pan-European Equity Growth fund on 6 December 2016. The long-only fund is benchmark agnostic relies on a all-cap European approach investing in a fundamentally selected and concentrated portfolio of stocks that demonstrate sustainable growth over the long term. Rory Powe is the lead portfolio manager of the fund, […]
Laurence Terryn (pictured) is head of Long-Only Multi-Management at Candriam. Originally from Belgium, she is now well established in the Luxembourg fund industry, having been with the manager for more than two years and working in Luxembourg for more than 20 years. A civil engineer with an applied mathematics degree, she now heads a five person strong long-only multi-management team which manages […]
Edmond de Rothschild’s head of Long-Only Multi-Management Pierre Bonart considers the launch of a single manager funds platform to resolve size issue in manager selection. Geneva is the centre of Edmond de Rothschild’s long-only multi-management team with local fund management teams on the ground in Paris, Geneva and Luxembourg. Alternative multi-management expertise has been placed […]
Skagen Funds, the independently owned Norwegian fund manager, has launched a Skagen Focus, managed by Filip Weintraub and Jonas Edholm. Skagen Focus is a concentrated, long only global equity fund which aims to provide investors with exposure to the exceptional risk/reward potential of value-biased investing in global markets. The fund is a Ucits and is available in the […]
Argos Investment Management, the Geneva boutique, has partnered with Hong Kong based Lloyd George Advisory to launch the Luxembourg domiciled, US dollar denominated Argos Lloyd George Advisory Bamboo Fund. The fund is a long only Ucits Sicav focused on emerging market high growth sectors. Argos is the investment manager to the fund, with the Lloyd […]
NewAlpha Asset Management, the European incubator that is owned by La Francaise and OFI AM, has invested $45m each into two long only managers, marking the addition of long only investments to what has historically been a business focused on investing in hedge funds. NewAlpha has defined the money invested as ‘acceleration capital’. The $90m […]
Although investors and markets have spurned European equities over the course of 2012, Morgan Stanley Investment Management’s (MSIM) Matthew Leeman believes the end is in sight for heavy redemptions and weak returns from equity funds.