Hedge Funds

Matrix stirs interest with new credit vehicle


Matrix Alternative Asset Management, the hedge fund arm of London-based financial services group Matrix, is seeing significant interest in its latest launch - a global credit fund managed by former Credaris trading head Gennaro Pucci.

The MatrixPVE Global Credit Fund, managed by Pucci and fellow partners Christian Evans, Joe Vittoria and Rachel Barnard, has attracted roughly $150 million in initial commitments since its launch last month.

The MatrixPVE Credit partners

Pucci previously ran the high-performing Credaris Credit Fund - previously known as the Credaris Correlation Fund - until April 2008, and he was also responsible