Launches & Closures

Javelin launches UCITS version of market-neutral EM fund on Goldman Sachs International platform

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Javelin Capital, the London-based emerging markets equity hedge fund firm backed by Majedie Investments, has launched a UCITS version of its fund via a SICAV platform established by Goldman Sachs International — taking total assets in its strategy to around $50 million.

The regulated, Luxembourg-domiciled Javelin Capital Emerging Markets Alpha Fund launched on 16 January and mirrors the $32 million market-neutral Javelin Capital Global Equity Strategies Fund, which is structured as an Irish-domiciled QIF. The UCITS version has launched with £15 million and is intended to attract investors from Continental Europe.

The new fund is structured as a sub-fund of