Mergers & Acquisitions / Joint Ventures

Syz teams up with UBS to offer ‘next generation’ managed account option


José Galeano
Managed accounts are starting to be seen for what they are: a tool and not a fail-safe solution for ‘bad’ investment decisions, which is why many funds of funds and asset managers such as Gottex Fund Management, Lighthouse Partners and Sciens Fund Management are supplementing their offerings with managed account options for those investors that require the benefits that segregated funds offer.

Syz Asset Management, the institutional asset management division of the Swiss banking group Syz & Co, is the latest to supplement its alternative management offering, which includes tailored alternative mandates and