Launches & Closures

Majedie-backed Javelin launches debut global equity fund

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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