Launches & Closures

Majedie-backed Javelin launches debut global equity fund


Javelin Capital, the new London boutique backed by Majedie Investments, has gone live with its first fund. The Javelin Capital Global Equity Strategies Fund launched on 1 October with $31 million in seed capital. The fund will take long and short positions globally, including in the emerging markets.

The fund is managed by a team of former Goldman Sachs and Citigroup portfolio managers, headed by Javelin CIO Victor Pina. It invests using a range of long/short equity strategies that span fundamental, systematic and tactical approaches.

The team will use proprietary models to decide which strategy is most appropriate for