Wed, Dec 13, 2017
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
New Managers October 2013

Seeders' Corner: News of the latest seeding deals and startups

Newly formed Trium Capital launches multi-manager alliance, welcomes QLO Capital, Serene Asset Management

Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva:

Gareth James, Trium Capital

Here is another hedge fund platform focused early-stage managers, which has some of the characteristics of a hedge fund hotel, but with a more committed approach.

Last week, London-based Trium Capitalannounced the official launch of theTrium Multi-Manager Alliance (TMA). TMA, which was conceived about a year ago, is an alliance for early stage hedge fund managers that are hosted and sit on Trium's trading floor, with centrally coordinated control functions, risk management and distribution. In this arrangement, new managers benefit from economies of scale in a quality infrastructure and investors get exposure to them without the business or infrastructure risk usually associated with new ventures.

Trium Capital itself is the product of a recent three-way merger between Ganymede Partners, Aldersgate Investment Managers and London Academy of Trading. The merger was completed earlier this month. Gareth James, the former CEO of Ganymede, is now the CEO of Trium.

QLO Capital recently joined TMA. QLO Capital is a global macro investment strategy that uses a systematic multi-strategy approach to investments, trading liquid futures across commodities, equities, fixed income and currenciesÃâ‚Â Serene Asset Management will be the next TMA manager.

Serene's fund blends three market neutral strategy; activism, event driven and systematic relative value. It is managed by James Beddall and Christophe Lelannou, who worked together for the past six years in senior investment roles at Carrousel Capital Ltd., a closed end fund arbitrageu......................

To view our full article please login

This article was published in Opalesque's New Managers a top-down monthly analysis, news and research publication on the global emerging manager space.
New Managers
New Managers
New Managers

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. Mediobanca acquires majority stakes in Swiss hedge fund[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Listed diversified banking group Mediobanca SpA said it has acquired a majority stake in Geneva-based hedge fund firm RAM Active Investments SA (RAM AI), an active and alternative asset manager offering a range of act

  2. Launches - Ex-BlueCrest team to open over $200m hedge fund, Greg Coffey, a hedge fund star who retired at 41, is eyeing a comeback, Brevan Howard plans Greek funds as bond rally signals revival[more]

    Ex-BlueCrest team to open over $200m hedge fund From Bloomberg.com: A team of traders who left BlueCrest Capital Management earlier this year raised more than $200 million for their own hedge fund focused on Asian stocks, according to a person familiar with the matter. Ovata Capital Manag

  3. North America - Miami could attract hedge funds if SALT deductions axed[more]

    From Law360.com: For years, inertia has been Nitin Motwani's greatest foe in his attempts to lure hedge fund owners in the northeast to Miami, which he has pitched as a tropical low-tax paradise. But with the Republican tax bill proposing to eliminate deductions for state and local taxes, he's sensi

  4. Northleaf Capital Partners closes debut private credit fund on $670M[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Northleaf Capital Partners has closed its debut private credit fund - Northleaf Private Credit I - on $670 million. The vehicle will invest in private credit transactions in Europe and North America, with a primary focus on lending to private equity-backed compa

  5. ...And Finally - The ongoing gun saga in the U.S.[more]

    From Newsoftheweird.com: As elder members of the First United Methodist Church in Tellico Plains, Tennessee, gathered on Nov. 16 to discuss the recent church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, one of those present asked if anyone had brought a gun to church. One man spoke up and said he c