Launches & Closures

UBP capitalises on the emerging markets with latest fund


Union Bancaire Privée is launching its latest niche fund of hedge funds product, capitalising on its emerging markets expertise. The latest fund, housed in its Dinvest range and launched on 1 November, is the fifth dedicated emerging markets product to be launched by UBP Asset Management in 2010 and the second fund of hedge funds.

Shoaib Kahn

The new fund, which registered in Luxembourg, is run by Shoaib Kahn, who is launching the fund with an initial bias towards Asian markets and equity managers. According to AsiaHedge the Asian market was up 2.64% in