Launches & Closures

Swiss-Hedge launches first Swiss onshore equity hedge fund


Swiss-Hedge Capital has launched the first independent equity hedge fund approved in Switzerland by the country’s regulator, FINMA.

The Swiss-Hedge Trading Fund is a short-term trading fund focused on blue-chip European equities. It follows the same investment strategy employed by Swiss-Hedge in its well-performing Granada Europe Fund, managed by Gerhard Schreiber and Andreas Zehnder. Granada is annualising 8.05% since launch in September 2004.

“We are absolutely delighted to be the first equity hedge fund manager to run an onshore hedge fund in Switzerland regulated by FINMA,” said Schreiber. “The launch of the Swiss-Hedge Trading Fund enables us to