Fund launches & closures

Insurance specialist Securis to launch closed-end fund vehicle

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Specialist insurance-related group Securis Investment Partners is planning to list a new closed-ended investment company on the London Stock Exchange to provide new types of investors with access to its flagship hedge fund strategy.

The Securis Income Fund Limited will be a feeder fund of Securis I Master Fund, which invests in assets carrying exposure to insurance and reinsurance risk and is managed by former Morgan Stanley duo and Securis co-founders Espen Nordhus and Rod Procter.

The new LSE-listed entity will be a closed-ended, Guernsey-incorporated investment company with a listing on the main market of the London Stock