Launches & Closures

Ex-Rubicon, Autonomy duo set up London macro outfit

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Rubicon Fund Management and Autonomy Capital Research veterans Roper Strype and Peter Harris have set up their own London-based boutique, Isurus Capital Management, and are preparing to launch a global macro fund on 1 September.

The Isurus Global Fund will run a discretionary macro absolute-return strategy focused on the G20 countries. It will invest primarily in liquid foreign exchange and fixed-income markets, with a smaller portion of the portfolio devoted to top-down investments in equities, credit and commodities. The fund will not have a specific geographic focus, and will not have an inherent long or short bias.

Isurus has