Launches & Closures

Benros gets going with $300m Brummer backing

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Klaus Jantti
Benros Capital, the London-based European event-driven fund led by former Goldman Sachs Principal Strategies managers Daniele Benatoff and Ariel Roskis, has gone live this month with initial assets of $350 million.

The start-up, which is one of the largest new European launches this year, is supported by a significant investment from Brummer & Partners, the $13 billion group led by Patrik Brummer and CEO Klaus Jantti – which has provided $300 million of assets and has taken a minority stake in the business.

Head of research Benatoff and CIO Roskis head a 12-strong