Launches & Closures

Jabre Capital prepares to roll out standalone event-driven product


Jabre Capital Partners, the $5 billion Geneva-based hedge fund group headed by Philippe Jabre, is gearing up to add a new single-strategy hedge fund to its suite of products.

Ziad Tabet

The new JabCap Event Driven Fund, to be launched at the beginning of November, will be managed by Ziad Tabet – who has successfully run the event-driven component of the firm’s multi-strategy flagship vehicle since its inception in February 2007.

A small group of seed investors has already lined up to back the new fund. This will run in parallel with the event-driven