Launches & Closures

Edmond de Rothschild ready to ride volatility


Alexandre Col

Banque Privée Edmond de Rothschild in Geneva is set to launch three new products in the coming months.

The first, which has been run in a nursery account, is called Prifund Alpha 20 and is a concentrated higher-volatility product that invests with 20 of the bank’s current pool of managers.

The new high-octane fund, which will be co-managed by Alexandre Col, head of the investment fund department and member of the executive committee of Banque Privée Edmond de Rothschild, and portfolio manager Marc Sbeghen, has already raised $75 million.

The Geneva arm of