Thursday, 18 September 2014
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Jul 23 2012 | 11:59am ET
Entrepreneur Capital has launched a second long/short equity hedge fund, expanding its focus from Switzerland to a wider selection of German-speaking countries.
The Trias L/S fund invests in liquid German, Austrian and Swiss stocks and is available on Entrepreneur's platform. Trias employs macroeconomic and fundamental analysis to invest in event-driven, momentum and value opportunities.
The new fund, like the existing Tavau Swiss Fund, which invests exclusively in Swiss stocks, offers daily liquidity, targeting annual volatility of 12%, HedgeWeek reports. It is managed by Kilian Kentrup, who recently joined Entrepreneur from RBR Capital, where he was co-portfolio manager of the Rhine Alpha Funds.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
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