London LGPS CIV Limited (London CIV) has held the second close of the LCIV Renewable Infrastructure Fund (‘the Fund’).
Launches & Fundraising
KSM Mutual Funds has licensed the Indxx Global Digital Healthcare Index to serve as the underlying benchmark for KSM KTF (4D) Indxx Global Digital Healthcare Dollar Hedge (Tel Aviv: 05133418).
Grayscale Investments, the world’s largest digital currency asset manager, and CoinDesk Indexes, a subsidiary of CoinDesk Inc, have launched the Grayscale Decentralized Finance (DeFi) Fund, a new diversified investment product, and the CoinDesk DeFi Index.
AlphaCentric Funds has launched its newest fund, the AlphaCentric Strategic Income Fund.
The successful close of the second round of the GAS EIS Climate Change Fund on 15 July suggests that investors are waking up to the seriousness of the global climate crisis, according to GAS CIO, Antoine Pradayrol.
Neuberger Berman, a private, independent, employee-owned investment manager, is expanding its successful thematic offering with an equity strategy focusing on disruptive innovations and applications in Asia.
A handful of the highest-raising investment funds are scooping the vast majority of all money invested in a month, raising concerns that large passive managers are becoming “too big to fail”. On average, 87 per cent of monthly net investment flows go toward the top twenty funds alone, according to exclusive data from EPFR.
BlackRock has launched the Emerging Markets Impact Bond Fund in Europe, an actively managed unconstrained strategy seeking to deliver long-term, measurable social and environmental impact whilst generating an attractive total return.
Eurizon SLJ Capital (Eurizon), the London-based asset manager of Italy’s Eurizon, has chosen SS&C’s Global Investor & Distribution Solutions (GIDS). Under the terms of the agreement, SS&C provides global transfer agency and shareholder services for Eurizon’s two new funds.
Edinburgh-based, privately-owned asset management firm Aubrey Capital Management has launched a Europe ex-UK onshore fund with administrator Smith and Williamson to cater for demand from UK retail and institutional investors for a wholly European strategy.