Launches & Closures

Adaeratus multi-strat vehicle launches on Geomatrix platform


Hong Kong-based hedge fund platform Geomatrix has seeded the Adaeratus Fund, a new pan-Asia multi-strat fund advised by former CT China fund portfolio manager Christopher Aiello.

The fund launched at the beginning of October and is looking to grow to a capacity of $750 million to $1 billion. It invests in Asia-focused stocks, equity futures and options, ETFs, fixed income, gold, commodities, US treasuries and Asian currencies.

Aiello, who is of Italian ancestry, says he adopted the Latin name for the fund, which means “to value monetary assets”, to reflect his experience that Asian markets which have