Singapore-based AQG Capital Management is all set to launch
its market-neutral, pan-Asia equity quant fund at the beginning
The Able Quant Master Fund, which starts with a seed capital
of $100 million solely provided by Korean firm Hyundai
Securities, is one of the more highly-anticipated hedge fund
launches in the region this year given the size of funding it
has already attracted. The Monetary Authority of Singapore is
understood to be issuing AQG's hedge fund license shortly.
The market-neutral long/short strategy will initially trade
across Asian liquid markets such as Korea, Hong Kong, Japan and
Australia but will eventually...