Mergers & Acquisitions / Joint Ventures

Barclays Capital joins forces with HFR for managed accounts


Barclays Capital and HFR Asset Management have joined forces to build a managed accounts relationship. The combined effort brings together HFR’s managed account platform and client tools with Barclays Capital’s extensive distribution, structuring and fund-linked product expertise.

Under the arrangement, Barclays Capital will be able to offer its clients risk management and financing solutions linked to managed accounts on the HFR platform through a variety of bespoke delivery mechanisms including UCITS funds, certificates, notes, swaps and unit trusts.

With more than 1,000 hedge fund strategies available, the HFR platform provides access to leading hedge fund managers while mitigating