Launches & Closures

Boutique manager unveils global UCITS fund on ML platform


Boutique asset manager, Skyline Capital Management, has pulled in more than $25 million so far for its UCITS debut on the MontLake UCITS platform.

The Skyline UCITS Fund, subject to regulatory approval, will commence trading on 1 August 2011.

The fund, managed by London-based Skyline Capital Management, will operate a global long/short mandate with a particular focus on emerging markets.

ML Capital expects this launch to be the largest to date on the MontLake UCITS platform, with more than $25 million already committed by early stage investors.

Geoff Bamber, chief investment officer for Skyline, worked for three years at