The newly established Hong Kong hedge fund firm expects to receive regulatory approval by September and plans to add two more executives to help run the China-centric strategy.
Distressed, event-driven and India strategies have been standout performers this year, according to eVestment's May report on hedge fund performance.
Asia-Pacific stocks have seen sudden sharp price drops during the recent turmoil due to inappropriate use of trading algorithms, says John Tompkins of Senrigan Capital.
The Chater Asia-Pacific Event-Driven Fund will be the first offering from Kevin Chan's new Hong Kong-based firm.
The IP Asian Opportunities Fund, an event-driven strategy, will focus on special-situations credit and related equity in Asia.
Nick Taylor, founder of new start-up Senrigan Capital, explains how his event-driven hedge fund tackles risk and how he came to set up the firm.