The firm's Asia head of investments explains where he is seeing appetite among clients, pointing to their rising awareness of socially responsible strategies.
Investors should embrace a different way of investing which may reduce directionality while offering the potential for enhanced diversification and truly uncorrelated alpha.
The French fund house has brought in Pierre-Emmanuel Juillard to build the new platform with a mandate to hire a 10-strong team.
The multi-boutique fund manager has its sights on China and the potential for growth of liquid alternatives in Asia, says Matt Shafer, head of international distribution.
The US firm’s new Asia head of hedge fund services targets expansion in Hong Kong and Singapore, citing increased demand from Chinese clients and growth of alternative Ucits products.
The asset manager is considering launching Ucits liquid alternatives products and looking to tap what it sees as growing institutional demand for alternative beta.