Launches & Closures

Blackstone seeds Taylor's Senrigan Capital


Nick Taylor's Senrigan Capital is understood to have received a $150 million seeding from the Blackstone Group and with this, is expected to launch with as much as $220 million in early November. This will make it the largest Asia-focused hedge fund launch this year and is a recognition of the manager's pedigree as well as the institutional grade platform Senrigan has been investing in since early this year.

Interestingly this is the third seeding deal seen in Asia in less than three months, and marks a resurgence of seeding interest in the region. The first two deals