Launches & Closures

High-performing trading firm LMR readies new fund launch after hard-closing flagship at $750m

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LMR Capital, the high-performing London boutique focused on short-term trading, is preparing to launch its second fund on 1 April. Indications from investors suggest that the LMR Global Opportunities Fund will launch with over $100 million.

The new fund will have greater capacity than the flagship LMR Fund, which has reached its $750 million limit after reopening in January to take in more capital. The firm received subscription requests totalling $300 million for the flagship, but capacity restrictions meant it was only able to accept around half that figure.

The LMR Fund has performed extremely well since launching