Launches & Closures

Fast-growing BTG Pactual lines up big global equity launch


Andre Esteves
BTG Pactual Asset Management, the investment arm of the fast-growing BTG Pactual investment banking and asset management partnership led by Andre Esteves, is gearing up to launch its new multi-strategy global equity trading product as a standalone fund after six months of strong performance in a major new expansion of its alternatives business.

The BTG Pactual Global Equity Opportunities Fund, managed by a team led by former JP Morgan global equity derivatives head David Herzberg, will be run on similar lines to the firm’s highly successful $2.3 billion Global Emerging Markets and Macro