SteppenWolf Launches UCITS Macro Fund

Jun 24 2013 | 10:28am ET

Switzerland's SteppenWolf Capital has launched a UCITS-compliant hedge fund.

The German-domiciled 5D SteppenWolf Macro Alpha UI fund debuted on May 13, Opalesque reports. The fund employs a discretionary top-down risk-allocation system, investing widely among asset classes and geographies.

"Applying 'Austrian' economic analysis to this macro landscape suggests the eventual reversal of the debt-fuelled asset bubble of the last 30 years, and the onset of inflationary depression or, de minimis, a stagflationary or 'Japanified' state," SteppenWolf said. "This has important implications for nominal vs. real debt and equity prices, inflationary erosion of capital and the rule of bullion as a (re-)ascendant value numerarie."

5D charges 2% for management and 20% for performance, with daily liquidity.

In Depth

Related-Company Fees: Normal Industry Practice or Conflicted Compensation?

Nov 11 2015 | 4:23pm ET

Regulatory agencies as well as investors are increasingly exploring whether certain...


Ferrari Roars in Wall Street Debut

Oct 21 2015 | 4:28pm ET

Shares of supercar maker Ferrari jumped as much as 15 percent to a high of nearly...

Guest Contributor

Private Debt - What is the Opportunity?

Nov 11 2015 | 3:28pm ET

In this contributed article, Rob Allard, founding partner of Firebreak Capital...


Editor's Note

    Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET

    One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…