Amplitude buys back outside equity, beefs up research team
Mon Mar 26, 2012
Amplitude Capital, the $1.2 billion Zug-based systematic
trading hedge fund group headed by Karsten Schroeder, has
executed a number of corporate initiatives to position the
business for further growth and expansion in the short-term CTA
The active partners in the firm, led by chairman and head of
research Schroeder, are in the process of a share buyback from
the passive shareholders that helped to seed the venture in
2004 – former Deutsche Bank managing director Shamil
Chandaria and Mathias Ackermand.
Following completion of the buyback, Schroeder and his
partners will own 80% of the equity in Amplitude
ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H
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