Launches & Closures

Aisling extends its commodities expertise into equity space


Aisling Analytics, the $1.6 billion commodity specialist shop run by Mike Coleman, has launched a commodity and resources equitiy long/short fund.

The move is a natural extension for Singapore-based Aisling, which has significant experience in the global commodities space. It plans to use its perspective on various commodity and resources sector to invest in stock of companies that will tend to benefit most from the structural and cyclical changes in these sectors.

The new fund will be run by Wi-Wa Tan, who joined last year, to help set up the fund. He comes from Malaysia-based absolute return shop