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Schroders teams up with CQS for long/short credit UCITS


Schroders is teaming up with $10 billion alternative asset manager CQS to roll out the fifth UCITS-compliant fund strategy on its GAIA (Global Alternative Investor Access) platform with the launch of the Schroder GAIA CQS Credit Fund.

The new product will offer investors access in an onshore regulated format to the CQS Credit Long/Short Fund, an unconstrained long/short credit strategy run by the CQS credit team led by Simon Finch, a17-year veteran of credit market investing who is the firm’s chief investment officer for credit.

The CQS Credit Long/Short Fund, which was launched in April 2009, operates across