Wed, Apr 16, 2014
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Industry Updates

Peak Partners launches new single manager FX fund

Saturday, November 05, 2011
Opalesque Industry Update - Leading specialist in alternative investment solutions Peak Partners launched on November 1st, 2011 a single manager Fund, specialized in trading the Foreign Exchange market.

Mr. Richard Morrish, Partner and Portfolio Manager says:
“Calling on 35 years of financial market experience and a unique proprietary trading system, we are aiming to deliver a one of a kind FX product which the market is demanding. One of the key elements we have targeted is risk and transparency to risk. The fund is structured to deliver transparency to the maximum downside risk in any trading scenario with the goal of high Alpha for the customer base. It is key elements like these which we feel provide a strong attraction for the investor. We are confident offering a product that has maximum downside risk exposure will be appealing to many investors, institutional as well as private. No surprises on negative performance makes this a valuable proposition especially in these troubled times”.

Peak FX Performance Fund is a Luxembourg umbrella SIF providing low, medium and high risk solutions to satisfy investors risk profile and investment goals. The three sub funds are structured to target high alpha whilst maintaining a controlled risk profile.

The Fund employs leverage varying between zero leverage (low risk sub fund) and up to 10 times leverage (high risk sub fund) with closed ended risk at all times varying from maximum 1% negative monthly performance for the low risk sub fund to 7% for the high risk sub fund. These products cover all risk appetites and deliver transparency as to the total risk that an investor is exposed to within each sub fund at all times.

(press release)


About Peak Partners:
Peak Partners SA, a Geneva, Switzerland based fund manager is a leading specialist in alternative investment solutions for institutional and private sophisticated investors. The company employs an experienced team of investment specialists. www.peakpartners.com

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. Opalesque Exclusive: European stock-picking fund up 19% YTD, bets on small caps’ high cash level[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva for New Managers: Here is a European long/short equity fund that has been beating the odds since its 2008 inception by employing its own investment model, frequent company visits

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Opalesque TV: First Trust Advisors launches liquid alternatives platform[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: First Trust Advisors is launching a new liquid alternatives platform aimed at building on the companies existing alternative ETFs offering by adding hedged mutual funds. Senior Portfolio Managers Rob Guttschow and John Gambla recently sat down in an

  5. 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