Fri, Apr 18, 2014
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Industry Updates

Swedish CTA manager starts marketing new UCITS multi-strategy fund

Thursday, September 01, 2011
RPM Risk & Portfolio Management AB, has received approval from the Financial Supervisory Authority, CSSF, in Luxembourg to start marketing its UCITS compliant multi-strategy fund “RPM Directional”.

The fund (a sub-fund of RPM FCP, a UCITS compliant Luxembourg FCP) will be launched together with Alceda Fund Management S.A. on September 1, 2011. Alceda will serve as the Fund’s management company while RPM will act as investment advisor to the fund.

The RPM Directional Fund will combine a selection of directional strategies that have different inherent characteristics. With trend following strategies serving as the core allocation; short-term and fundamental strategies will act as complementary performance drivers, seeking to give the product a unique return over risk profi le. Portfolio allocations will be adjusted dynamically in accordance with the perceived market opportunities as identifi ed by the investment advisor.

(press release)

www.rpmdirectional.lu


Based in Stockholm, Sweden, RPM is a specialized investment manager focusing on CTA and Global Macro strategies. RPM currently advises on assets of over USD 6 billion. RPM is authorized and regulated by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority. www.rpm.se

Based in Luxembourg, Alceda has been one of the fastest growing structuring specialists in Europe, with current assets under administration of over EUR 4.5 billion across a variety of different products. With a team of over 45 specialists, Alceda focuses on providing institutional investors, asset/fund managers, banks and family offi ces with tailored investment solutions. www.alceda.lu


Bg

What do you think?

   Use "anonymous" as my name    |   Alert me via email on new comments   |   
Banner
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing
  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. CTAs could face new challenges in a rising rates environment[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: CTAs have taken a beating performance wise lately, and asset flows reports show that investors aren't sticking around to see how the movie ends. Now, a new white paper from Roy Niederhoffer and Coen Weddepohl notes that as interest rates start to tick back u

  2. Investing – Big hedge funds bought Puerto Rico's junk bonds, Fidelity explores new trading venue amid flash trade concerns, Crisis-era Greek bonds reward early buyers with big effective returns, Cargill unit discloses stake in Freddie preferred[more]

    Big hedge funds bought Puerto Rico's junk bonds From Reuters.com: Several large hedge funds doubled down on Puerto Rico in last month's giant bond sale despite the U.S. territory's financial struggles, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing confidential documents reviewed by the newspa

  3. Opalesque Exclusive: Classic Auto Funds Limited (CAF) launches several car investing funds[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: A new trend in alternative alternatives is emerging - car appreciation funds. Classic Auto Funds Limited (CAF) is the first to market with several funds that make super elite luxury cars into real asset investments. As a result of growing overseas demand couple

  4. Commodities – Popular value fund manager David Iben bets on Russia, gold,[more]

    From Reuters.com: With large bets on Russia and North American gold miners, one of the best performing stock pickers in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis is back with a new fund that reflects his deep aversion to following the crowd. In the Kopernik Global All-Cap Fund, David Iben is follo

  5. Opalesque Exclusive: Pensions, endowments, family offices reconsider life settlement investments[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Hedge funds were once the largest investors in the life settlement industry, now the industry is seeing more interest from pensions, endowments and family offices directly. Life settlements have always been considered a niche part of the investing landscape, an