Launches & Closures

Sydney, Hong Kong-based CTA/managed futures group Empyreal ready for launch


Empyreal, a new Sydney and Hong Kong-based derivatives group with multiple traders, is launching Empyreal Azure, a CTA and managed futures fund with a range of macro, commodities and underlying strategies that generate returns across various markets, time frames and directions. The man behind the firm is derivatives veteran Philip York, who has been trading equities and derivatives since 1984.

Philip York

Empyreal brings together seasoned traders, who have been trading hedge funds or proprietary capital with long successful track records and want to focus on trading rather than business building. Empyreal brings them as