FundRock, a European third-party UCITS Management Company (ManCo), Alternative Investment Fund Manager (AIFM) and Authorised Corporate Director (ACD) has been appointed as as the management company of the recently launched Chimera UCITS ICAV (Irish Collective Asset-management Vehicle) with Chimera Capital Limited as the appointed Investment Manager.
Chorus Capital, an alternative credit manager specialised in risk-sharing transactions with banks, has successfully concluded fundraising for Chorus Capital Credit Fund IV (the Fund).
RM Funds, a specialist asset manager focusing on alternative investments, is to launch the new RM Impact Credit Fund (RM ICF).
Asset managers are preparing for a rebound in UK equities, as an easing of coronavirus restrictions is expected to follow a swift roll-out of vaccinations.
Vanguard has launched a broad market international bond index fund, Vanguard Total International Bond II Index Fund, which provides international fixed income exposure for Vanguard Target Retirement Funds, Vanguard Target Retirement Trusts, and Vanguard LifeStrategy Funds. They will be the only investors in the new fund.
Manulife Investment Management, the global wealth and asset management division of Manulife Financial Corporation, has launched its Sustainable Asia Bond Fund in Europe.
Bitwise Asset Management has launched the Bitwise DeFi Crypto Index Fund.
Ocorian, a diversified global provider of administrative services to funds, corporate, capital markets and private clients, has supported the launch of Guernsey's first London Stock Exchange-listed fund focused specifically on investing in digital infrastructure assets, the Cordiant Digital Infrastructure Fund Limited.
Dynamic Funds has launched the Dynamic International Discovery Fund, an actively managed international equity fund designed to give investors access to high-quality companies in their respective markets around the world.
Manulife Investment Management has launched its Sustainable Asia Bond Fund in Europe. The fund seeks to invest in Asian fixed income securities with superior sustainability attributes.