The acquisition by SW1 Capital of long-established hedge
fund platform PCE Investors forms a major plank in the firm's
strategy to build a major new multi-faceted asset management
operation at a time of far-reaching change and opportunity in
the alternative investment industry.
Simon Luhr and Terry Duffy
Besides buying one of the few well-established London-based
hedge fund infrastructure platforms, SW1 is also building up
its own investment operation. It wants to expand SW1 Asset
Management through the addition of a handful of experienced and
high-capacity hedge fund managers.
The ambitions of the group, which has assets under
management of around $2 billion, are bold. But SW1's
co-founders are no strangers to the asset management and hedge
Simon Luhr was head of equities finance at Morgan