Hedging strategies are being democratised by UCITS, says Lutetia


Absolute return funds have resulted in the democratisation of hedging strategies according to the co-founder of Lutetia Capital.

Paris-based Fabrice Seiman co-founder of Lutetia Capital says it launched the Lutetia Patrimoine Fund with the goal of democratising hedge fund strategies.

Fabrice Seiman from Lutetia Capital

The fund uses a strategy that is rare among UCITS funds by focusing on the stocks of companies undergoing mergers and acquisitions.

He says: “We have shown not only that our strategy can work, but that it can excel in delivering consistent, risk-adjusted returns to investors—within UCITS guidelines for transparency and liquidity.

“As we always say, slow and steady wins the race. With the mergers and acquisitions