Launches & Closures

IKOS launches UCITS version of foreign exchange fund


A UCITS-compliant version of the IKOS FX Fund has launched on the Deutsche Bank Platinum platform.

The DB Platinum IV IKOS FX Fund, which launched on 1 July 2011, systematically trades currencies of major developed economies. The fund gains exposure to a notional basket of foreign exchange transactions via over-the-counter swap transactions.

Elena Ambrosiadou from IKOS picking up a EuroHedge Award

This fund was awarded the 2010 Fund of the Year award in the commodities and currency category earlier this year from sister title EuroHedge.

The IKOS FX Strategy has been on the dbSelect Platform since 2006 and has