CQS, the $9.6 billion London-headquartered global firm led
by Michael Hintze, is adding to its growing product range with
the launch of a highly scalable new global equity volatility
trading fund that is kicking off with initial assets of $160
The CQS Global Volatility Fund will be run by senior
portfolio managers Andy Song and Amir Kooros - who lead a team
of nine derivative investment professionals - and is based
around strategies that have been successfully traded within the
firm's flagship CQS fund.
Song, a well-known figure in the equity derivatives trading
world who spent many years at Goldman Sachs before being hired
by Merrill Lynch,...