Launches & Closures

Silver Tree debuts with Asian multi-strat fund

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Silver Tree Hong Kong, led by former DKR Oasis co-founder Edward McCreight, has launched an Asia-focused multi-strategy fund with more than $20 million of initial AUM.

The Silver Tree Master Fund, launched on 1 October, targets liquid event-driven investments. The main focus of the portfolio is expected to be equities, with allocations also to credit and volatility. The fund has a pan-Asia mandate, with large weightings to Japan and Greater China.

The investment strategy is a continuation of the investment methodology used at DKR by McCreight and Silver Tree co-portfolio manager Nasrine Ghozali, who previously traded Asian convertibles,