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Merchant Capital 'aggressively' builds distribution for its UCITS platform


Merchant Capital UCITS III Platform is “aggressively building” its distribution partnerships following the launch of two funds that have been placed under its umbrella.

A large unnamed retail asset manager in the UK has signed a distribution agreement with the firm according to George Cadbury, a co-founder of the asset management division of Merchant Capital alongside Christopher Day. 

George Cadbury

Day and Cadbury began developing the Dublin-domiciled UCITS III umbrella in September 2009 when the pair joined Merchant. The platform was launched in January this year and the Merchant European Equity Fund and the Galaxy China Opportunities Fund are under its umbrella. The duo came from PCE Investors, a business that provided all middle and front office systems as