AxiaFunder, Europe’s first for-profit litigation funding platform, has secured GBP1.9 milliion from investors since launching in January 2019, with a 100 per cent success rate on completed cases.
Bitwise Asset Management, a crypto index fund manager with over USD1.0 billion in AUM, has launched the Bitwise Uniswap (UNI) Fund and the Bitwise Aave (AAVE) Fund.
Local government pension schemes are increasingly choosing more expensive alternative investments, including private equity and infrastructure, which is raising the overall fees they pay to asset managers as pension funds seek out higher returns, diversification benefits, and lower investment risk.
MFS Investment Management (MFS) has launched the MFS Meridian Funds – Emerging Markets Equity Research Fund, a research-driven emerging market equity strategy based on a bottom-up investment approach and fundamental stock selection.
White Oak Capital Partners (White Oak), a Singapore based investment management and advisory firm established by Prashant Khemka in June 2017, is launching an equity ESG sub-fund under its Dublin domiciled India Acorn ICAV.
Vanguard is to introduce two new active fixed income funds: Vanguard Core-Plus Bond Fund and Vanguard Multi-Sector Income Bond Fund.
ProFunds, a provider of a diverse lineup of mutual funds, has launched the Bitcoin Strategy ProFund (BTCFX).
HSBC Asset Management (HSBC AM) has launched the HSBC GIF Global Equity Sustainable Healthcare Fund, the firm’s first healthcare fund focused on sustainability and impact.
Hong Kong-based asset manager FountainCap Research and Investment is opening its doors to European investors with the launch of the Dublin-domiciled FountainCap Greater China Select UCITS Fund.
Assets held in UCITS and AIFs have surpassed EUR20 trillion for the first time ever, according to the latest data from European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA).