Segantii's assets rise to over $250m


Hong Kong-based Segantii Capital in Hong Kong has seen a rapid acceleration of assets under management for its Asia-Pacific equity multi-strategy fund this year, growing it from $39 million at the end of December 2008 to $260 million at present. The firm is also eyeing new fund launches in the future with the intention of building a fully fledged asset management platform.

Segantii is one of the few pan-Asia strategies that delivered a robust return (23.77%) amidst the difficult market environment of 2008, and has continued a steady performance this year, (being up 15.78% year to date). This