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Jabre launches new UCITS vehicle for global equity strategy


Jabre Capital Partners SA, the Geneva-based investment firm headed by legendary convertible and equity manager Philippe Jabre, is gearing up to manage a second fund in an onshore UCITS III format.

The Jabcap (Lux) Global Balanced, UCITS Fund, a Luxembourg-based structure, will be managed in a similar way to the firm’s existing Jabcap Global Balanced offshore fund, which takes an absolute return approach in global equities.

The new UCITS version will be launched by Jabre next week. It will be offering daily liquidity, and both custody and administration will be undertaken by JP Morgan Luxembourg. The firm is looking to