Mergers & Acquisitions / Joint Ventures

Amundi merges FoHF business with managed accounts


Following the crisis of 2008, Amundi has merged its $9.3 billion funds of funds business with its $1.6 billion managed account platform so that it can focus on the increased the importance of transparency, liquidity and control to investors.

Amundi Alternative Investments has been managing Credit Agricole Group hedge fund assets since 1992 and third-party client assets since 1996. In 2001, Amundi consolidated all of its funds of hedge funds capabilities into a dedicated subsidiary originally called Crédit Agricole Asset Management Alternative Investments and was later renamed Amundi Alternative Investments.

In 2006, Amundi, at the time called Crédit