Launches & Closures

Theorema founder Antonaci primes Farema equity play


Theorema co-founder Emanuele Antonaci is firming up his plans to return to the hedge fund industry, with his new Farema long/short pan-European equity fund due to open in December ahead of launch in January.

Antonaci, who founded Theorema back in 2001 after working as a portfolio manager at Fidelity, has opted to launch on his own instead of partnering with an existing asset manager.

He aims to start with an initial team of six people and substantial capital committed ahead of launch.

Antonaci stepped down from Theorema in 2007 after a successful six-year run in which the firm grew assets