Launches & Closures

Ex-Tiresias managers in comeback bid with new event-driven fund


Matthew Moskey, the former portfolio manager of the Omni Asia Fund which shut down last year, is making a comeback bid with the launch of a new Asia-focused event driven fund this month.

Moskey has established Hong Kong-based Athos Capital, together with ex-Tiresias Capital trader Erik Senko and Fred Schulte-Hillen (formerly of Black’s Link Capital), after partnering with Sydney-based Ascalon Capital Managers.

Ascalon purchased a 35% equity stake in Athos Capital and also provided seed capital for its associated fund.

Athos Capital itself received its license to run an asset management business in Hong Kong late last month.

Tiresias Capital was appointed