Fund launches & closures

Lyxor joins with Caxton-linked HAWK for UCITS launch

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Lyxor Asset Management has joined up with HAWK Quantitative Strategies – an investment manager associated with New York-based macro hedge fund group Caxton Associates – to launch the third alternative single-manager fund on its Lyxor Dimension UCITS Platform.

Based on a proprietary system developed by Jeff Enslin, managing partner of HAWK and a partner and portfolio manager at Caxton, the Lyxor/Caxton HAWK Strategy Index Fund employs a medium-term, trend-following strategy with a focus on emerging markets.

Enslin has been trading emerging markets and macro on a discretionary basis since 1995. “As a systematic, liquid and non-long biased strategy,