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CQS, Cheyne join ranks of brand-name UCITS entries


Leading hedge fund groups CQS and Cheyne are among the latest wave of brand-name firms setting up new UCITS-compliant funds as the range of alternative investment strategies being made available to investors via UCITS vehicles continues to expand.

CQS, one of the most highly regarded European-based groups in the convertibles space that has been led by Michael Hintze since 1999, is partnering with JP Morgan to launch a UCITS III convertible arbitrage fund in April.

Michael Hintze

Meanwhile Cheyne is planning to roll out two new UCITS funds targeting long/short credit and event-driven strategies.

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