Matthews Asia has launched the Matthews Emerging Markets Equity Fund. The launch of this fund represents an important milestone in the firm’s history, as this will be the first Matthews Asia strategy to invest in broad emerging markets.
Launches & Fundraising
A new mutual fund has been created to finance the fight against Covid-19 in Madrid’s hospitals. With a Spanish local government bond as its underlying asset, the fund is promising a generous 3 per cent return at the end of three years.
The Marlborough Group has launched euro and US dollar-denominated share classes for its UCITS fund of funds range domiciled in Ireland.
The ACI Financial Markets Association (ACI FMA) has launched the ACI Dealing Certificate New Version.
HSBC’s asset management arm has launched three new funds in its sustainable multi-asset fund range, aiming to provide long term capital growth through investments which are globally diversified across different asset classes and regions.
T Rowe Price, an independent USD1.01 trillion asset manager, has launched a new range of five sustainable SICAV funds.
BlackRock has launched a new Global Impact Fund, focusing on a high-conviction active equity impact strategy to advance United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Employee-owned investment firm, Jensen Investment Management, has launched a new mutual fund, the Jensen Global Quality Growth Fund.
Aero Capital Solutions (ACS), a mid-life aircraft leasing platform, has held the final closing on its second aviation investment vehicle with total aggregate equity commitments of USD413 million.
Neuberger Berman, a private, independent, employee-owned investment manager, has launched the NB25+ advance proxy vote disclosure initiative to publicly disclose and explain the firm’s voting rationale and intentions at more than 25 key annual shareholder meetings.