Cheyne Capital plans Merger Arbitrage UCITS Fund

March 1st, 2010
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Cheyne Capital — a UK-based hedge fund firm — is planning a UCITS (Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities) fund that will focus on mergers and acquisitions investment opportunities, according to Reuters. Cheyne Capital’s Chief Investment Officer, Chris Goekjian commented on the company’s move at the Reuters Private Equity and Hedge Funds Summit in London, stating that the merger arbitrage fund is using the UCTIS regulation structure in order to meet investor demand for liquidity and transparency.
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Cheyne Capital
Related People: Jonathan Lourie; Stuart Fiertz
Related Entities: Cheyne Catastrophe LP; Cheyne Credit Defender LP; Cheyne Global Opportunities LP; Cheyne LP; Cheyne Special Situations Fund
Related Article Tags: Multi-Strategy, Long Short, Equity, Debt and Global Macro Hedge Fund News; Hedge Fund Launches and Hedge Fund Closings

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