Aquila Capital has launched a next generation CTA fund, aimed at capitalising on increased volatility and price trends.
The fund, which is Ucits compliant, will we managed by Aquila’s Systematic Trading group. It has launched with €30m in assets.
It aims to combine carry and momentum strategies and enters long-short positions in a bit to capitalise on market volatility. The fund’s portfolio includes equity, fixed income, commodity and currency futures.
Aquila’s Systematic Trading Group includes Urs Schubiger, Fabian Dori and Egon Rütsche, who joined the firm in early 2017 and have since worked to build its managed futures and quantitative equity strategy offering.