Cantab shuts systematic flagship to new investors at $4.5bn


Cantab Capital Partners, the Cambridge-based systematic global macro manager led by founder and CIO Ewan Kirk, has closed its flagship CCP Quantitative strategy to new investors.

The strategy launched in 2007 and now manages $4.5 billion – which Kirk views as its optimal capacity in order to continue delivering attractive risk-adjusted returns to investors.

“Our efforts are focused on sustaining the performance and continuing to produce the returns with limited correlation to other CTAs and asset classes,” he said.

Cantab has grown significantly since launching six years ago with $30 million. The team consists of 37 employees,